Period
to 16 August 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 16 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
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 82 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -31 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 26 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.64% 2.64% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.89% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 19
Essex median daily rate £441 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.77% -5.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £402 £265 £230
90th Percentile £526 £565 £400
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Essex median hourly rate £44.50 £39.88 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.60% -11.88% +24.54%
10th Percentile £42.30 £33.63 £37.08
90th Percentile £45.90 £40.00 £46.23
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £34.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -42.03% +2.22% -2.17%

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 882 795 760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 89.54% 91.27% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 537 389
Essex median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -10.26%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £220
90th Percentile £600 £599 £516
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 59 161
Essex median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +71.05% -42.42%
10th Percentile £15.75 £12.18 £15.75
90th Percentile £60.09 £63.75 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +9.89%

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 16 August 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 16 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
Southend-on-Sea +11 9 £429 -26.36%
Epping - 4 - - 1
Brentwood +7 2 £475 +67.33% 1
Chelmsford - 2 £450 - 2
Basildon +2 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £700 - 1
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Essex region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 13 (50.00%) Linux
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) CentOS
2 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (46.15%) AIX
2 12 (46.15%) Solaris
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) Validation
4 10 (38.46%) Hadoop
5 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
7 7 (26.92%) Apache
7 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
7 7 (26.92%) Ingres
7 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
7 7 (26.92%) SSH
7 7 (26.92%) Ansible
7 7 (26.92%) Docker
7 7 (26.92%) Opsview
8 6 (23.08%) SAN
8 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) Replication

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 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SSH
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 7 (26.92%) Ingres
2 7 (26.92%) MySQL
3 5 (19.23%) Electronic Patient Records
4 4 (15.38%) Big Data
5 2 (7.69%) DB2
6 1 (3.85%) HBase
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) QlikView
6 1 (3.85%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) CA Gen
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Unix Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Governance Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) J2EE
3 2 (7.69%) JSP
3 2 (7.69%) Sass
3 2 (7.69%) XHTML
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Replication
2 5 (19.23%) e-Health
2 5 (19.23%) LIMS
2 5 (19.23%) PACS
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.69%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) AIX
2 12 (46.15%) CentOS
2 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Solaris
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) DevOps
3 10 (38.46%) Validation
4 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Change Control
6 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
6 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (19.23%) Health Informatics
6 5 (19.23%) Informatics
7 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
8 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 3 (11.54%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) HL7
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
1 7 (26.92%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) BEA
2 4 (15.38%) Google
2 4 (15.38%) Informatica
2 4 (15.38%) webMethods
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Omniture
4 1 (3.85%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) MapR
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata