Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytics
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 109 69
Rank change year-on-year +46 -40 +32
Contract jobs citing Analytics 183 107 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.59% 2.13% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 2.50% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 78
East of England median daily rate £450 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +39.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £300 £303 £230
90th Percentile £606 £631 £558
England median daily rate £500 £495 £443
% change year-on-year +1.01% +11.86% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 20
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £34.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.72% +72.50% -39.39%
10th Percentile £13.81 £17.50 £15.88
90th Percentile £24.50 £40.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £34.50 £33.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +4.55% +62.96% -16.03%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,332 4,286 4,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.02% 85.12% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,531 2,467 2,301
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £248 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 269 327
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.03 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.60% +15.46% +5.39%
10th Percentile £11.31 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £46.85
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +12 48 £493 -10.45% 12
Hertfordshire +7 45 £420 -6.67% 22
Cambridgeshire +33 44 £550 +45.21% 34
Essex +13 29 £435 -20.91% 8
Suffolk -12 12 £450 - 6
Norfolk +16 4 £485 -0.51% 4
East Anglia - 1 £475 - 4
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 64 (34.97%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (22.95%) Big Data
4 40 (21.86%) Amazon AWS
5 38 (20.77%) SQL
6 35 (19.13%) Hadoop
7 30 (16.39%) Finance
7 30 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (15.85%) Linux
9 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
10 27 (14.75%) MySQL
11 26 (14.21%) Web Services
11 26 (14.21%) Data Modelling
12 25 (13.66%) Oracle
13 24 (13.11%) Unix
13 24 (13.11%) Windows
13 24 (13.11%) Visualisation
14 23 (12.57%) Marketing
14 23 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (12.02%) Data Analytics
16 21 (11.48%) Waterfall
16 21 (11.48%) SharePoint
16 21 (11.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 21 (11.48%) Migration
17 19 (10.38%) HTML
17 19 (10.38%) NoSQL
18 18 (9.84%) Informatics
18 18 (9.84%) Data Migration
18 18 (9.84%) SQL Server
18 18 (9.84%) Shell Script

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.20%) Apache Spark
3 11 (6.01%) Apache
3 11 (6.01%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.28%) CMS
4 6 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.73%) SAS
5 5 (2.73%) WordPress
6 4 (2.19%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (2.19%) Luigi
6 4 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.09%) JBoss
8 2 (1.09%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.55%) Confluence
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.64%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.09%) ImageReady
4 2 (1.09%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.09%) SPSS
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.28%) HFM
1 6 (3.28%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (2.73%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.55%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.55%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.55%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.86%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.74%) Amazon EMR
3 14 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (7.10%) Google Analytics
5 10 (5.46%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.73%) IaaS
7 4 (2.19%) Akamai
7 4 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.19%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.19%) GitHub
7 4 (2.19%) SaaS
8 3 (1.64%) Office 365
9 2 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.09%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.92%) DNS
1 9 (4.92%) SSH
2 7 (3.83%) LAN
2 7 (3.83%) WAN
3 6 (3.28%) SAN
4 5 (2.73%) DHCP
4 5 (2.73%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.19%) BIG-IP
5 4 (2.19%) SMS
6 3 (1.64%) Extranet
6 3 (1.64%) SNMP
7 2 (1.09%) HTTP
7 2 (1.09%) SSL
7 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.09%) VPN
8 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.95%) Big Data
2 35 (19.13%) Hadoop
3 27 (14.75%) MySQL
4 23 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (10.38%) NoSQL
6 18 (9.84%) SQL Server
7 17 (9.29%) Electronic Patient Records
8 16 (8.74%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (8.74%) Apache Hive
9 13 (7.10%) Relational Database
10 12 (6.56%) Amazon Aurora
10 12 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (5.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (4.92%) Ingres
13 8 (4.37%) Power BI
14 6 (3.28%) Essbase
14 6 (3.28%) OLTP
14 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (2.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.10%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.73%) GitLab
3 5 (2.73%) JIRA
4 3 (1.64%) CA Gen
4 3 (1.64%) Subversion
5 2 (1.09%) Ant
5 2 (1.09%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.09%) Gatling
5 2 (1.09%) Grunt
5 2 (1.09%) gulp
5 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.09%) JUnit
5 2 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.09%) Selenium
5 2 (1.09%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 30 (16.39%) Finance
2 23 (12.57%) Marketing
3 21 (11.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (8.74%) Retail
5 8 (4.37%) Publishing
6 4 (2.19%) Back Office
7 3 (1.64%) Law
8 2 (1.09%) Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Local Government
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Front Office
9 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (22.95%) Developer
2 41 (22.40%) Analyst
3 17 (9.29%) Business Analyst
4 16 (8.74%) Architect
5 15 (8.20%) Data Engineer
6 13 (7.10%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.56%) Data Analyst
8 11 (6.01%) Data Architect
8 11 (6.01%) Unix Developer
9 10 (5.46%) Consultant
10 8 (4.37%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (4.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Designer
12 6 (3.28%) Data Analytics Engineer
13 5 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 5 (2.73%) OBIEE Developer
13 5 (2.73%) QlikView Developer
13 5 (2.73%) Senior Designer
13 5 (2.73%) SEO Consultant
14 4 (2.19%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.21%) Web Services
2 19 (10.38%) HTML
3 14 (7.65%) CSS
4 10 (5.46%) jQuery
5 9 (4.92%) XML
6 8 (4.37%) REST
7 7 (3.83%) SOAP
8 6 (3.28%) .NET
8 6 (3.28%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.28%) J2EE
9 5 (2.73%) Apache Camel
9 5 (2.73%) EJB
9 5 (2.73%) HTML5
9 5 (2.73%) Servlets
10 4 (2.19%) Kafka
10 4 (2.19%) Laravel
10 4 (2.19%) MLlib
11 3 (1.64%) JSON
11 3 (1.64%) Node.js
11 3 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.29%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.29%) e-Health
2 17 (9.29%) LIMS
2 17 (9.29%) PACS
3 13 (7.10%) NHS
4 11 (6.01%) User Experience
5 8 (4.37%) Replication
6 6 (3.28%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.73%) Social Media
7 5 (2.73%) Taxonomies
8 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.09%) Life Science
10 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.85%) Linux
2 24 (13.11%) Unix
2 24 (13.11%) Windows
3 15 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (7.65%) AIX
4 14 (7.65%) CentOS
4 14 (7.65%) Solaris
5 9 (4.92%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.73%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.97%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.21%) Data Modelling
4 24 (13.11%) Visualisation
5 22 (12.02%) Data Analytics
6 21 (11.48%) Migration
6 21 (11.48%) Waterfall
7 18 (9.84%) Data Migration
7 18 (9.84%) Informatics
8 17 (9.29%) DevOps
8 17 (9.29%) ETL
8 17 (9.29%) Health Informatics
8 17 (9.29%) Scrum
8 17 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (8.74%) Project Management
10 15 (8.20%) Data Science
10 15 (8.20%) Validation
11 14 (7.65%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.10%) CRM
13 12 (6.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.77%) SQL
2 18 (9.84%) Shell Script
3 17 (9.29%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.74%) Python
5 11 (6.01%) Java
6 10 (5.46%) Perl
7 8 (4.37%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.37%) Scala
8 7 (3.83%) PHP
9 6 (3.28%) C#
10 5 (2.73%) C++
11 3 (1.64%) VB
12 2 (1.09%) Groovy
12 2 (1.09%) Haskell
12 2 (1.09%) R
12 2 (1.09%) Ruby
12 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.55%) C
13 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (7.65%) Degree
2 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.55%) CSQA
4 1 (0.55%) ECDL
4 1 (0.55%) ISEB
4 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.55%) PhD
4 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.55%) PMP
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.29%) HL7
2 9 (4.92%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.73%) QA
3 5 (2.73%) SLA
4 3 (1.64%) PMO
5 1 (0.55%) CDISC
5 1 (0.55%) GCP
5 1 (0.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (7.10%) Docker
2 11 (6.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.19%) Apache Flume
3 4 (2.19%) HDFS
4 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Ansible
2 9 (4.92%) Opsview
3 5 (2.73%) Terraform
4 4 (2.19%) Oozie
5 3 (1.64%) Cacti
6 2 (1.09%) Grafana
6 2 (1.09%) Kibana
6 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.09%) Puppet
7 1 (0.55%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.66%) Oracle
3 13 (7.10%) Google
3 13 (7.10%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (4.92%) Informatica
5 8 (4.37%) Hyperion
5 8 (4.37%) Tableau
6 7 (3.83%) Adobe
6 7 (3.83%) Cloudera
7 6 (3.28%) SAP
7 6 (3.28%) Talend
7 6 (3.28%) webMethods
8 5 (2.73%) IBM
9 4 (2.19%) BEA
9 4 (2.19%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (2.19%) Cisco
9 4 (2.19%) F5
9 4 (2.19%) Omniture
9 4 (2.19%) Teradata
9 4 (2.19%) Workday