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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 74 85
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1684 1433 1266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.91% 2.89% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 3.46% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1096 958 790
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 21
Median hourly rate £23.63 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.24% +7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.75 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.31% +10.81%  

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 36460 41364 41331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.71% 83.50% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23944 27759 26979
Median daily rate £450 £446 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +7.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 965 1150
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.43% +4.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +19 1148 £500 +5.26% 427
South East +24 217 £413 -10.08% 81
North West -16 58 £410 -0.60% 66
Yorkshire +19 57 £388 -8.82% 43
East of England -18 48 £388 -8.82% 36
South West 0 41 £423 +20.71% 25
West Midlands -7 41 £425 -1.39% 33
East Midlands -4 32 £338 -25.00% 26
North East +65 30 £440 +31.34% 9
Midlands +4 3 £375 -28.57% 59
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 864 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 853 (26.45%) SQL
3 814 (25.24%) Finance
4 725 (22.48%) Data Analytics
5 668 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
6 596 (18.48%) Big Data
7 584 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
8 535 (16.59%) Python
9 480 (14.88%) Marketing
10 446 (13.83%) Java
11 429 (13.30%) Hadoop
12 393 (12.19%) Degree
13 376 (11.66%) JavaScript
14 348 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
15 340 (10.54%) Banking
16 330 (10.23%) HTML
16 330 (10.23%) Visualisation
17 324 (10.05%) Google
18 314 (9.74%) Microsoft
19 306 (9.49%) Oracle
20 302 (9.36%) Linux
21 298 (9.24%) SQL Server
22 297 (9.21%) Data Modelling
23 294 (9.12%) User Experience
24 283 (8.78%) ETL
25 282 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
26 270 (8.37%) R
27 266 (8.25%) Tableau
27 266 (8.25%) Google Analytics
28 256 (7.94%) Data Analysis

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
1 247 (7.66%) Apache Spark
2 219 (6.79%) SAS
3 124 (3.84%) CMS
4 68 (2.11%) Apache Pig
5 61 (1.89%) Apache
6 55 (1.71%) Confluence
7 51 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 39 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 38 (1.18%) JBoss
10 34 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 30 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
12 24 (0.74%) nginx
13 23 (0.71%) WebSphere
14 21 (0.65%) Drupal
15 19 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 18 (0.56%) WebLogic
17 17 (0.53%) WordPress
18 15 (0.47%) IIS
19 13 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
20 12 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 241 (7.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 94 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 51 (1.58%) SPSS
5 39 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 37 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.71%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
9 16 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 12 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.12%) ImageReady
13 3 (0.093%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.093%) GIMP
13 3 (0.093%) Stata
14 2 (0.062%) InVision
14 2 (0.062%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.062%) SPSS Modeler
14 2 (0.062%) Weka
15 1 (0.031%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 29 (0.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 26 (0.81%) Eloqua
3 25 (0.78%) Unica
3 25 (0.78%) WebTrends
4 23 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (0.47%) FastStats
7 13 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
9 7 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.22%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.22%) Siebel CRM
10 6 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.19%) SAP HR
11 5 (0.16%) ION MarketView
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (0.12%) Endur
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 266 (8.25%) Google Analytics
2 205 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 161 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 104 (3.22%) Adobe Analytics
5 64 (1.98%) GitHub
6 47 (1.46%) SaaS
7 40 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 35 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (0.87%) Google Tag Manager
10 23 (0.71%) PaaS
11 22 (0.68%) Amazon S3
12 19 (0.59%) AdWords
12 19 (0.59%) Office 365
13 18 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 17 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (0.47%) IaaS
16 14 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
16 14 (0.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 12 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
18 10 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.83%) Internet
2 46 (1.43%) HTTP
3 29 (0.90%) SSL
4 28 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.59%) SMS
6 17 (0.53%) Firewall
6 17 (0.53%) Network Security
7 14 (0.43%) DNS
8 12 (0.37%) 4G
9 11 (0.34%) Skype
10 10 (0.31%) Intranet
11 9 (0.28%) FTP
11 9 (0.28%) LTE
12 7 (0.22%) Bluetooth
12 7 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.19%) 3G
13 6 (0.19%) BGP
13 6 (0.19%) LDAP
14 5 (0.16%) LAN
14 5 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 596 (18.48%) Big Data
2 429 (13.30%) Hadoop
3 348 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
4 298 (9.24%) SQL Server
5 199 (6.17%) NoSQL
6 157 (4.87%) Relational Database
7 150 (4.65%) Apache Hive
8 148 (4.59%) MongoDB
9 136 (4.22%) BusinessObjects
10 132 (4.09%) QlikView
11 119 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 97 (3.01%) Power BI
13 95 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 86 (2.67%) Data Mining
15 80 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 77 (2.39%) HBase
17 76 (2.36%) MySQL
18 73 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 54 (1.67%) RDBMS
20 53 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 173 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 146 (4.53%) JIRA
3 97 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 48 (1.49%) Selenium
4 48 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 40 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
6 38 (1.18%) Subversion
7 37 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 37 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (1.12%) Grunt
9 34 (1.05%) Axure RP
10 33 (1.02%) Vagrant
11 29 (0.90%) gulp
12 28 (0.87%) IntelliJ
12 28 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
13 25 (0.78%) Ant
13 25 (0.78%) JUnit
13 25 (0.78%) TeamCity
14 21 (0.65%) Eclipse
14 21 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 814 (25.24%) Finance
2 480 (14.88%) Marketing
3 340 (10.54%) Banking
4 196 (6.08%) Retail
5 146 (4.53%) Front Office
6 141 (4.37%) Telecoms
7 102 (3.16%) Investment Banking
8 95 (2.95%) Legal
9 85 (2.64%) Financial Institution
10 53 (1.64%) Publishing
11 50 (1.55%) Advertising
12 45 (1.40%) Games
13 37 (1.15%) Manufacturing
14 31 (0.96%) Back Office
15 30 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.81%) German Language
17 25 (0.78%) Billing
18 23 (0.71%) Electronics
19 22 (0.68%) Automotive
20 19 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 821 (25.46%) Developer
2 670 (20.78%) Analyst
3 297 (9.21%) Architect
4 239 (7.41%) Consultant
5 221 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 178 (5.52%) Data Analyst
7 148 (4.59%) Data Scientist
8 130 (4.03%) Java Developer
9 116 (3.60%) Project Manager
10 110 (3.41%) Data Engineer
11 108 (3.35%) Data Architect
12 95 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
13 91 (2.82%) Python Developer
14 86 (2.67%) Designer
15 82 (2.54%) Senior Developer
16 76 (2.36%) JavaScript Developer
17 73 (2.26%) Big Data Engineer
18 72 (2.23%) C# Developer
19 71 (2.20%) Analytics Manager
20 65 (2.02%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (10.23%) HTML
2 237 (7.35%) CSS
3 160 (4.96%) HTML5
4 147 (4.56%) AngularJS
5 144 (4.47%) jQuery
6 141 (4.37%) .NET
7 115 (3.57%) Node.js
8 114 (3.53%) Web Services
9 112 (3.47%) JSON
10 106 (3.29%) XML
11 87 (2.70%) REST
12 81 (2.51%) RESTful
13 77 (2.39%) CSS3
14 73 (2.26%) React
15 67 (2.08%) Kafka
16 61 (1.89%) Spring
17 60 (1.86%) D3.js
18 48 (1.49%) SOAP
19 47 (1.46%) J2EE
19 47 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 584 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 294 (9.12%) User Experience
3 160 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 135 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 100 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 94 (2.91%) Fixed Income
6 94 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
7 85 (2.64%) Social Media
8 81 (2.51%) Algorithms
9 78 (2.42%) Mobile App
10 76 (2.36%) Credit Risk
11 67 (2.08%) Derivative
12 58 (1.80%) Fintech
13 48 (1.49%) Data Structures
14 44 (1.36%) Equities
15 43 (1.33%) Market Risk
16 38 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
17 37 (1.15%) Virtual Team
18 32 (0.99%) Mainframe
19 28 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 302 (9.36%) Linux
2 181 (5.61%) Windows
3 149 (4.62%) Unix
4 48 (1.49%) Ubuntu
5 44 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 30 (0.93%) CentOS
8 26 (0.81%) Android
9 20 (0.62%) SUSE
10 16 (0.50%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.37%) Windows Vista
13 11 (0.34%) Solaris
14 10 (0.31%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.12%) VMS
18 3 (0.093%) Debian
18 3 (0.093%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 725 (22.48%) Data Analytics
3 668 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
4 330 (10.23%) Visualisation
5 297 (9.21%) Data Modelling
6 283 (8.78%) ETL
7 282 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 256 (7.94%) Data Analysis
9 249 (7.72%) E-Commerce
9 249 (7.72%) Scrum
10 237 (7.35%) Web Analytics
11 230 (7.13%) Project Management
12 227 (7.04%) DevOps
13 216 (6.70%) Data Visualisation
14 208 (6.45%) CRM
15 197 (6.11%) Machine Learning
16 193 (5.98%) Data Management
17 177 (5.49%) TDD
18 172 (5.33%) Mathematics
19 167 (5.18%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 853 (26.45%) SQL
2 535 (16.59%) Python
3 446 (13.83%) Java
4 376 (11.66%) JavaScript
5 270 (8.37%) R
6 219 (6.79%) C#
7 166 (5.15%) Scala
8 80 (2.48%) C++
9 76 (2.36%) Ruby
10 70 (2.17%) VBA
11 69 (2.14%) PHP
12 68 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 66 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 64 (1.98%) Shell Script
15 58 (1.80%) PL/SQL
16 56 (1.74%) Perl
17 45 (1.40%) C
18 34 (1.05%) MATLAB
19 24 (0.74%) Groovy
20 22 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 393 (12.19%) Degree
2 118 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 80 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 79 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.09%) PhD
6 34 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 26 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
8 21 (0.65%) ISEB
8 21 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 18 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
10 15 (0.47%) PMP
11 12 (0.37%) DV Cleared
11 12 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.31%) CISSP
13 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (4.59%) Data Quality
2 119 (3.69%) QA
3 19 (0.59%) PMO
4 18 (0.56%) IFRS
4 18 (0.56%) IFRS 9
4 18 (0.56%) SLA
5 16 (0.50%) MiFID
6 13 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.25%) Actionable Recommendations
7 8 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.25%) WCAG
8 6 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.19%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.16%) GDPR
10 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.12%) SEPA
11 2 (0.062%) FATCA
11 2 (0.062%) GCP
11 2 (0.062%) GMP
11 2 (0.062%) IAS 39
System Software
1 87 (2.70%) Docker
2 38 (1.18%) Apache Flume
3 34 (1.05%) HDFS
4 28 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.12%) Firmware
8 4 (0.12%) vSphere
9 3 (0.093%) vCloud
9 3 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.062%) NFS
10 2 (0.062%) XenApp
10 2 (0.062%) XenServer
11 1 (0.031%) Ceph
11 1 (0.031%) LXC
11 1 (0.031%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.031%) Snort
Systems Management
1 69 (2.14%) Puppet
2 57 (1.77%) Ansible
3 47 (1.46%) Terraform
4 35 (1.09%) Kibana
5 28 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (0.84%) Graphite
7 23 (0.71%) Grafana
8 19 (0.59%) Kubernetes
8 19 (0.59%) Oozie
9 15 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
10 13 (0.40%) Piwik
11 12 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (0.37%) SCCM
12 11 (0.34%) logstash
13 7 (0.22%) Rsyslog
14 6 (0.19%) HockeyApp
15 5 (0.16%) SCOM
16 4 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
16 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
16 4 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 324 (10.05%) Google
2 314 (9.74%) Microsoft
3 306 (9.49%) Oracle
4 266 (8.25%) Tableau
5 181 (5.61%) Adobe
6 147 (4.56%) SAP
7 108 (3.35%) IBM
8 62 (1.92%) Cognos
9 60 (1.86%) Informatica
10 58 (1.80%) Teradata
11 50 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
12 46 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
12 46 (1.43%) Splunk
13 40 (1.24%) Talend
14 36 (1.12%) Omniture
15 35 (1.09%) VMware
16 32 (0.99%) Alteryx
16 32 (0.99%) Sybase
17 31 (0.96%) Cloudera
18 28 (0.87%) AppDynamics
London
AMS contingency
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 400 - 450pd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £440.00 per day + up to £90 travel expenses
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Expenses
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £17.12 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £720 to £766 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JM
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago