Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 95 72
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23 +29
Contract jobs citing Analytics 177 110 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.55% 2.35% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 2.76% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 66 75
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £265 £250
90th Percentile £601 £575 £533
England median daily rate £500 £493 £450
% change year-on-year +1.52% +9.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 15
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £34.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.38% +38.00% -27.54%
10th Percentile £13.84 £16.40 £16.00
90th Percentile £36.25 £40.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +36.00% +13.64% -8.77%

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 4,245 3,983 4,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.09% 85.07% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,433 2,338 2,414
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £240 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 264 300
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.14
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +13 60 £510 +16.57% 4
Hertfordshire +10 42 £425 -5.56% 17
Cambridgeshire +19 33 £465 +14.11% 36
Essex +10 25 £441 +33.77% 6
Suffolk -13 12 £413 +3.13% 5
Norfolk +18 4 £480 -8.57% 13
East Anglia - 1 £475 - 2
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (31.07%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (27.12%) Big Data
4 39 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (20.90%) Hadoop
6 35 (19.77%) SQL
7 31 (17.51%) Data Analytics
8 27 (15.25%) Data Modelling
9 26 (14.69%) Linux
9 26 (14.69%) Finance
10 25 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (13.56%) Oracle
12 23 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (12.43%) Marketing
14 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
14 21 (11.86%) Web Services
14 21 (11.86%) Data Science
15 20 (11.30%) Apache Spark
15 20 (11.30%) Python
16 19 (10.73%) Unix
17 18 (10.17%) E-Commerce
17 18 (10.17%) Microsoft
17 18 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (10.17%) Visualisation
17 18 (10.17%) User Experience
18 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
18 17 (9.60%) Shell Script
19 16 (9.04%) MySQL
19 16 (9.04%) Retail

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 20 (11.30%) Apache Spark
2 14 (7.91%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.52%) Apache
3 8 (4.52%) Apache Airflow
3 8 (4.52%) Luigi
3 8 (4.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (3.95%) CMS
4 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.82%) SAS
6 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.26%) WordPress
7 2 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.13%) ImageReady
4 2 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) HFM
1 5 (2.82%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.47%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (7.91%) Google Analytics
5 8 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (4.52%) Amazon Kinesis
6 6 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.82%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.82%) IaaS
8 4 (2.26%) Akamai
8 4 (2.26%) SaaS
9 3 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.69%) Office 365
10 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.13%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.56%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) SSH
2 6 (3.39%) SAN
3 4 (2.26%) BIG-IP
3 4 (2.26%) DNS
3 4 (2.26%) LAN
3 4 (2.26%) WAN
4 3 (1.69%) SMS
5 2 (1.13%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.12%) Big Data
2 37 (20.90%) Hadoop
3 23 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
5 16 (9.04%) MySQL
6 14 (7.91%) Apache Hive
6 14 (7.91%) Electronic Patient Records
6 14 (7.91%) NoSQL
7 13 (7.34%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (5.65%) Relational Database
10 9 (5.08%) Power BI
11 8 (4.52%) Amazon Athena
11 8 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (4.52%) QlikView
12 7 (3.95%) Ingres
12 7 (3.95%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (3.39%) OLTP
13 6 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.65%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.95%) JIRA
4 4 (2.26%) Subversion
5 3 (1.69%) CA Gen
6 2 (1.13%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.13%) Maven
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.56%) GitLab
7 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 26 (14.69%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Marketing
3 16 (9.04%) Retail
4 11 (6.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.95%) Law
6 5 (2.82%) Back Office
6 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.26%) Publishing
8 2 (1.13%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Front Office
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (19.77%) Analyst
2 33 (18.64%) Developer
3 21 (11.86%) Architect
4 16 (9.04%) Data Architect
5 15 (8.47%) Business Analyst
5 15 (8.47%) Data Engineer
6 13 (7.34%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.78%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (5.08%) Consultant
8 9 (5.08%) Data Analyst
8 9 (5.08%) Designer
8 9 (5.08%) Unix Developer
9 8 (4.52%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 6 (3.39%) IT Manager
10 6 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.82%) UX Designer
11 5 (2.82%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.86%) Web Services
2 13 (7.34%) HTML
3 12 (6.78%) CSS
4 8 (4.52%) MLlib
5 7 (3.95%) .NET
6 6 (3.39%) jQuery
6 6 (3.39%) Kafka
7 5 (2.82%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.82%) J2EE
7 5 (2.82%) XML
8 4 (2.26%) HTML5
8 4 (2.26%) Laravel
9 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.69%) EJB
9 3 (1.69%) JDBC
9 3 (1.69%) JMS
9 3 (1.69%) RESTful
9 3 (1.69%) Sass
9 3 (1.69%) Servlets
10 2 (1.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.17%) User Experience
3 12 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.78%) e-Health
3 12 (6.78%) LIMS
3 12 (6.78%) PACS
4 10 (5.65%) NHS
5 7 (3.95%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.39%) Replication
7 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.82%) Social Media
8 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.13%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.13%) FMCG
9 2 (1.13%) Life Science
9 2 (1.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.69%) Linux
2 19 (10.73%) Unix
3 15 (8.47%) Windows
4 13 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.78%) AIX
5 12 (6.78%) CentOS
5 12 (6.78%) Solaris
6 4 (2.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (31.07%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (17.51%) Data Analytics
4 27 (15.25%) Data Modelling
5 21 (11.86%) Data Science
6 18 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 18 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.17%) Visualisation
7 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
8 15 (8.47%) Migration
8 15 (8.47%) Scrum
8 15 (8.47%) Validation
9 14 (7.91%) DevOps
10 13 (7.34%) Informatics
11 12 (6.78%) Data Migration
11 12 (6.78%) Health Informatics
11 12 (6.78%) Workflow
12 11 (6.21%) Data Analysis
12 11 (6.21%) Performance Metrics
12 11 (6.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.77%) SQL
2 20 (11.30%) Python
3 17 (9.60%) Shell Script
4 14 (7.91%) Java
5 12 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.21%) Scala
7 9 (5.08%) C++
8 6 (3.39%) Perl
8 6 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.82%) PHP
10 4 (2.26%) C#
11 3 (1.69%) R
12 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.56%) C
13 1 (0.56%) ES6
13 1 (0.56%) Fortran
13 1 (0.56%) Go
13 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.69%) PhD
3 1 (0.56%) ECDL
3 1 (0.56%) ISEB
3 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.56%) PMP
3 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) HL7
2 8 (4.52%) QA
3 6 (3.39%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.82%) PMO
4 5 (2.82%) SLA
5 3 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) Docker
2 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.39%) Apache Flume
3 5 (2.82%) HDFS
4 2 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) Ansible
2 7 (3.95%) Opsview
3 6 (3.39%) Terraform
4 5 (2.82%) Oozie
5 2 (1.13%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (13.56%) Oracle
2 18 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.47%) Google
4 12 (6.78%) Tableau
5 8 (4.52%) Cloudera
5 8 (4.52%) Informatica
6 7 (3.95%) IBM
6 7 (3.95%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (3.95%) Omniture
7 5 (2.82%) Alteryx
7 5 (2.82%) hybris
7 5 (2.82%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.26%) Adobe
8 4 (2.26%) BEA
8 4 (2.26%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (2.26%) F5
8 4 (2.26%) Perforce
8 4 (2.26%) Teradata
8 4 (2.26%) webMethods
8 4 (2.26%) Workday