Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 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
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 46 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 24 48 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.52% 5.93% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 6.61% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 12
Essex median daily rate £400 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50% +60.00%
10th Percentile £350 £265 £308
90th Percentile £583 £475 £478
East of England median daily rate £450 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Essex median hourly rate £44.50 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.55% +24.00% -26.47%
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +46.67% +20.00% -26.47%

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 600 726 785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 87.98% 89.74% 84.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 486 418
Essex median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £229
90th Percentile £636 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £421 £413
% change year-on-year +6.89% +2.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 55 127
Essex median hourly rate £34.02 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +89.47% -47.22%
10th Percentile £15.53 £16.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £47.00 £45.40
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -46.97% +20.00% +10.00%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 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
Chelmsford +7 12 £350 -22.22% 4
Southend-on-Sea +15 1 £635 -
Brentwood +2 1 £475 +67.33% 1
Basildon +1 1 - - 1
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (66.67%) Google
1 16 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (33.33%) User Experience
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
4 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
5 6 (25.00%) Publishing
5 6 (25.00%) Legal
5 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Big Data
6 5 (20.83%) SEO
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
8 3 (12.50%) Python
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Data Science
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.33%) CMS
9 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis

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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) GeoServer
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (4.17%) HDInsight
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 6 (25.00%) Legal
1 6 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Web Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Content Designer
3 7 (29.17%) Designer
4 6 (25.00%) Web Analytics Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Content Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
7 1 (4.17%) Master Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Web Content Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) GeoTools
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) JTS
3 1 (4.17%) Sass
3 1 (4.17%) XHTML
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Solaris
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
3 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (33.33%) Web Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
5 5 (20.83%) SEO
6 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Data Science
8 2 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) R
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Alteryx
4 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Omniture
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata