Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 January 2019 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
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 62 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -29 +23
Contract jobs citing Analytics 30 24 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.05% 3.52% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 4.03% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 36
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £388 £350 £230
90th Percentile £600 £678 £375
East of England median daily rate £450 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -24.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Essex median hourly rate £22.50 £39.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.40% +0.63% -1.25%
10th Percentile £21.25 £39.75 £18.00
90th Percentile £23.75 £39.75 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.88% +13.50% -50.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 867 596 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 88.20% 87.39% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 418 452
Essex median daily rate £500 £490 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +30.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £230
90th Percentile £600 £600 £530
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 109
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £32.10 £34.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.59% -7.29% +8.19%
10th Percentile £12.41 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.63 £63.75 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £18.88 £32.33 £32.50
% change year-on-year -41.62% -0.52% +9.24%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Essex

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Essex

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Essex over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Essex

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Essex

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Brentwood +16 11 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea -17 6 £450 -28.57%
Chelmsford -6 1 - - 3
Colchester - 1 £700 -
Epping - 1 - -
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) DevOps
3 11 (36.67%) MySQL
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) Big Data
5 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
5 9 (30.00%) Ingres
6 8 (26.67%) Apache
6 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 8 (26.67%) Unix
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Data Analytics
6 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
6 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 8 (26.67%) Docker
7 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) Validation
8 6 (20.00%) Replication
8 6 (20.00%) SSH
8 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
1 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SSH
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) SNMP
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) Extranet
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) HTTP
4 2 (6.67%) SSL
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) Big Data
3 9 (30.00%) Ingres
4 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (13.33%) MariaDB
5 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (10.00%) BODI
7 2 (6.67%) HBase
7 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (3.33%) Pentaho
8 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (3.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Gatling
3 2 (6.67%) Grunt
3 2 (6.67%) gulp
3 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) Sublime Text
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
1 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Unix Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Objects Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Content Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (3.33%) React Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.33%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) EJB
7 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
7 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.67%) J2SE
7 2 (6.67%) Node.js
7 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) Servlets
7 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Blog
4 1 (3.33%) e-Health
4 1 (3.33%) LIMS
4 1 (3.33%) PACS
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) AIX
3 6 (20.00%) CentOS
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Solaris
4 5 (16.67%) Android
4 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Data Analytics
3 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Validation
6 5 (16.67%) Android Development
6 5 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (16.67%) Product Management
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) Data Security
7 4 (13.33%) Data Strategy
7 4 (13.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 2 (6.67%) Haskell
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Dart
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) HL7
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Ansible
1 6 (20.00%) Opsview
2 4 (13.33%) Cacti
3 2 (6.67%) Grafana
3 2 (6.67%) Kibana
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) CA
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) NetQoS
3 3 (10.00%) Adobe
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) webMethods
5 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (3.33%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) MapR
5 1 (3.33%) Omniture
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau