The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 78 82
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1563 1322 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.75% 2.66% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 3.21% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1049 830 754
Median daily rate £475 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.39% +1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £25.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.64% -5.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.20 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £55.00 £46.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34744 41185 38836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.25% 82.92% 80.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23057 27403 24454
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 998 1135
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in England

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytics in England

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 971 £500 +5.26% 357
South East +33 236 £425 -6.84% 84
East of England +38 86 £400 -4.47% 44
North West +48 64 £450 -2.70% 60
Yorkshire +7 60 £445 -1.65% 24
East Midlands +22 56 £380 +1.33% 24
West Midlands -12 40 £400 -11.11% 20
South West -3 36 £425 +13.33% 19
North East -22 7 £481 +1.26% 15
Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 814 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 812 (25.65%) SQL
3 797 (25.17%) Finance
4 717 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
5 652 (20.59%) Data Analytics
6 561 (17.72%) Big Data
7 546 (17.25%) Analytical Skills
8 509 (16.08%) Marketing
9 466 (14.72%) Python
10 408 (12.89%) Degree
11 402 (12.70%) Hadoop
12 394 (12.44%) Java
13 346 (10.93%) Data Warehouse
14 341 (10.77%) JavaScript
15 339 (10.71%) Banking
16 337 (10.64%) SQL Server
17 324 (10.23%) Oracle
18 322 (10.17%) HTML
19 316 (9.98%) Google
20 299 (9.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 298 (9.41%) Microsoft
22 295 (9.32%) ETL
23 282 (8.91%) Visualisation
24 281 (8.88%) Data Modelling
25 272 (8.59%) Tableau
26 269 (8.50%) Web Analytics
27 262 (8.28%) R
28 261 (8.24%) Linux
29 257 (8.12%) Google Analytics
30 254 (8.02%) User Experience

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 237 (7.49%) SAS
2 206 (6.51%) Apache Spark
3 104 (3.28%) CMS
4 83 (2.62%) Apache Pig
5 69 (2.18%) SharePoint
6 55 (1.74%) Confluence
7 54 (1.71%) Apache
8 39 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 38 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 34 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 34 (1.07%) JBoss
11 24 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (0.66%) nginx
13 20 (0.63%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (0.54%) WordPress
15 16 (0.51%) Apache Geronimo
15 16 (0.51%) Apache TomEE
15 16 (0.51%) Drupal
16 15 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 215 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 91 (2.87%) MS Office
3 74 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (1.83%) SPSS
5 40 (1.26%) Photoshop
6 33 (1.04%) MS Project
7 30 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
8 27 (0.85%) MS Visio
9 14 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (0.22%) LaTeX
13 6 (0.19%) CPLEX
13 6 (0.19%) HipChat
14 5 (0.16%) GIMP
15 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
16 3 (0.095%) Doxygen
16 3 (0.095%) SPSS Modeler
16 3 (0.095%) Stata
16 3 (0.095%) Weka
Business Applications
1 44 (1.39%) Adobe Campaign
2 29 (0.92%) Unica
3 23 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.60%) Eloqua
5 17 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.51%) FastStats
6 16 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
6 16 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
7 15 (0.47%) WebTrends
8 10 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
9 9 (0.28%) SAP MDG
9 9 (0.28%) Sprinklr
10 8 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (0.25%) SAP CRM
10 8 (0.25%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.22%) SAP HCM
12 5 (0.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 257 (8.12%) Google Analytics
2 157 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (3.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 104 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 65 (2.05%) GitHub
6 46 (1.45%) SaaS
7 42 (1.33%) PaaS
8 40 (1.26%) IaaS
9 39 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
10 30 (0.95%) Google Tag Manager
11 24 (0.76%) Amazon S3
12 23 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
13 16 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
14 15 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
15 14 (0.44%) AdWords
15 14 (0.44%) Boomi
15 14 (0.44%) Heroku
15 14 (0.44%) Office 365
16 13 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.86%) Internet
2 45 (1.42%) HTTP
3 36 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.98%) Firewall
5 24 (0.76%) SSL
6 22 (0.69%) SMS
7 20 (0.63%) LDAP
8 19 (0.60%) Network Security
9 18 (0.57%) Kerberos
10 15 (0.47%) LAN
11 14 (0.44%) VPN
11 14 (0.44%) WAN
12 13 (0.41%) DNS
12 13 (0.41%) VoIP
13 11 (0.35%) Intranet
14 10 (0.32%) FTP
15 9 (0.28%) Skype
16 6 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
17 5 (0.16%) Extranet
17 5 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (17.72%) Big Data
2 402 (12.70%) Hadoop
3 346 (10.93%) Data Warehouse
4 337 (10.64%) SQL Server
5 164 (5.18%) QlikView
6 157 (4.96%) NoSQL
7 148 (4.67%) Apache Hive
8 145 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 139 (4.39%) Relational Database
10 123 (3.89%) BusinessObjects
11 98 (3.10%) MongoDB
12 96 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 94 (2.97%) Power BI
14 86 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 85 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 73 (2.31%) Data Mining
17 70 (2.21%) MySQL
18 66 (2.08%) Data Lake
19 62 (1.96%) HBase
20 56 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 157 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 144 (4.55%) JIRA
3 113 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 41 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 39 (1.23%) Selenium
6 38 (1.20%) Subversion
7 37 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
8 32 (1.01%) Axure RP
8 32 (1.01%) Maven
9 31 (0.98%) Cucumber
10 23 (0.73%) Grunt
10 23 (0.73%) TeamCity
11 22 (0.69%) gulp
12 20 (0.63%) Ant
12 20 (0.63%) Vagrant
13 18 (0.57%) IntelliJ
14 16 (0.51%) Eclipse
14 16 (0.51%) ERwin
14 16 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 797 (25.17%) Finance
2 509 (16.08%) Marketing
3 339 (10.71%) Banking
4 236 (7.45%) Retail
5 137 (4.33%) Front Office
6 103 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 101 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 96 (3.03%) Legal
9 68 (2.15%) Publishing
10 41 (1.30%) Games
11 39 (1.23%) Advertising
12 37 (1.17%) Back Office
13 32 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.82%) Manufacturing
15 24 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.73%) Retail Banking
17 21 (0.66%) Automotive
18 19 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
18 19 (0.60%) German Language
19 17 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 809 (25.55%) Developer
2 642 (20.28%) Analyst
3 312 (9.85%) Architect
4 215 (6.79%) Consultant
5 196 (6.19%) Business Analyst
6 162 (5.12%) Data Analyst
7 124 (3.92%) Data Architect
8 123 (3.89%) Data Scientist
9 108 (3.41%) Project Manager
10 106 (3.35%) Java Developer
11 101 (3.19%) Data Engineer
11 101 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
12 95 (3.00%) Designer
13 81 (2.56%) Senior Developer
14 77 (2.43%) Python Developer
15 76 (2.40%) Analytics Manager
16 74 (2.34%) Big Data Engineer
16 74 (2.34%) SQL Developer
17 65 (2.05%) JavaScript Developer
18 57 (1.80%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (10.17%) HTML
2 250 (7.90%) CSS
3 146 (4.61%) .NET
4 136 (4.30%) AngularJS
5 135 (4.26%) HTML5
6 129 (4.07%) jQuery
7 106 (3.35%) Web Services
8 105 (3.32%) XML
9 88 (2.78%) Node.js
10 84 (2.65%) CSS3
11 81 (2.56%) JSON
12 68 (2.15%) REST
13 67 (2.12%) RESTful
14 57 (1.80%) React
15 47 (1.48%) Kafka
16 46 (1.45%) ASP.NET
17 45 (1.42%) D3.js
18 44 (1.39%) Middleware
19 42 (1.33%) Sass
20 39 (1.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 546 (17.25%) Analytical Skills
2 254 (8.02%) User Experience
3 151 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 146 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 146 (4.61%) Credit Risk
5 112 (3.54%) Algorithms
6 95 (3.00%) Social Media
7 78 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 65 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 64 (2.02%) Derivative
10 62 (1.96%) Fixed Income
11 57 (1.80%) Virtual Team
12 49 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 47 (1.48%) Fintech
14 42 (1.33%) Equities
15 39 (1.23%) Data Centre
15 39 (1.23%) Market Risk
16 36 (1.14%) Mainframe
17 25 (0.79%) Digital Media
18 24 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 261 (8.24%) Linux
2 154 (4.86%) Windows
3 139 (4.39%) Unix
4 40 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (1.07%) Ubuntu
6 29 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 25 (0.79%) CentOS
8 23 (0.73%) Android
9 13 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 10 (0.32%) SUSE
12 9 (0.28%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.22%) Solaris
13 7 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.13%) Debian
14 4 (0.13%) VMS
15 3 (0.095%) AIX
15 3 (0.095%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 717 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
3 652 (20.59%) Data Analytics
4 299 (9.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 295 (9.32%) ETL
6 282 (8.91%) Visualisation
7 281 (8.88%) Data Modelling
8 269 (8.50%) Web Analytics
9 239 (7.55%) Data Analysis
10 228 (7.20%) E-Commerce
11 224 (7.08%) Project Management
12 223 (7.04%) CRM
13 219 (6.92%) Scrum
14 215 (6.79%) Data Management
15 193 (6.10%) Mathematics
16 171 (5.40%) DevOps
17 154 (4.86%) Machine Learning
18 153 (4.83%) Statistics
19 149 (4.71%) Migration
20 147 (4.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 812 (25.65%) SQL
2 466 (14.72%) Python
3 394 (12.44%) Java
4 341 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 262 (8.28%) R
6 222 (7.01%) C#
7 191 (6.03%) Scala
8 120 (3.79%) C++
9 100 (3.16%) T-SQL
10 78 (2.46%) PHP
10 78 (2.46%) VBA
11 75 (2.37%) Bash Shell
12 69 (2.18%) Shell Script
13 65 (2.05%) Ruby
14 52 (1.64%) Perl
15 50 (1.58%) C
16 49 (1.55%) PL/SQL
17 48 (1.52%) MATLAB
18 24 (0.76%) Haskell
19 21 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 408 (12.89%) Degree
2 119 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 70 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 67 (2.12%) PhD
5 22 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 21 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 21 (0.66%) ISEB
7 19 (0.60%) PMP
8 17 (0.54%) CISSP
9 15 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
11 13 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
12 11 (0.35%) MBA
13 10 (0.32%) SANS
14 9 (0.28%) CCNP
14 9 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.25%) SSCP
16 7 (0.22%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (4.33%) QA
2 120 (3.79%) Data Quality
3 50 (1.58%) PMO
4 37 (1.17%) SLA
5 13 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 13 (0.41%) FATCA
6 12 (0.38%) MiFID
7 10 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
8 8 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.22%) IFRS
9 7 (0.22%) IFRS 9
10 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.13%) SEPA
11 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.095%) WCAG
13 2 (0.063%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.063%) GAAP
13 2 (0.063%) GDPR
13 2 (0.063%) IAS 39
System Software
1 62 (1.96%) Docker
2 38 (1.20%) Apache Flume
3 33 (1.04%) HDFS
4 18 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 14 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.13%) Firmware
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.13%) vCloud
9 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.13%) vSphere
10 3 (0.095%) Ceph
10 3 (0.095%) Corosync
10 3 (0.095%) Snort
10 3 (0.095%) Squid
11 1 (0.032%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.032%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 78 (2.46%) Puppet
2 62 (1.96%) Ansible
3 52 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (0.92%) Kibana
5 22 (0.69%) Terraform
6 21 (0.66%) Oozie
7 16 (0.51%) Grafana
8 14 (0.44%) Nessus
9 13 (0.41%) QRadar
10 12 (0.38%) Graphite
11 10 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (0.32%) logstash
11 10 (0.32%) Nexpose
11 10 (0.32%) Nmap
11 10 (0.32%) Piwik
12 8 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
12 8 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 8 (0.25%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 324 (10.23%) Oracle
2 316 (9.98%) Google
3 298 (9.41%) Microsoft
4 272 (8.59%) Tableau
5 196 (6.19%) Adobe
6 130 (4.11%) SAP
7 94 (2.97%) IBM
8 78 (2.46%) Cognos
9 68 (2.15%) Teradata
10 60 (1.90%) Informatica
10 60 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 55 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
12 52 (1.64%) Hortonworks
13 47 (1.48%) Splunk
14 42 (1.33%) Omniture
15 38 (1.20%) Cloudera
16 37 (1.17%) Talend
17 29 (0.92%) Netezza
17 29 (0.92%) Red Hat
18 27 (0.85%) Sybase
South West London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
LA International
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Parallel Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £11.00 - £12 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + 6 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300- £400
Posted: 4 days ago