Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 33 52
Rank change year-on-year -48 +19 +41
Contract jobs citing Analytics 15 51 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.89% 5.88% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 6.89% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 33 23
Essex median daily rate £583 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £423 £230 £313
90th Percentile £684 £375 £470
East of England median daily rate £500 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 6
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £42.65 £38.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +11.26% -
East of England median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £34.84
% change year-on-year +72.50% -42.59% -

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 680 740 962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.75% 85.35% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 447 530
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £527 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 142 145
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £31.48 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -0.08% +8.62%
10th Percentile £12.22 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.68 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 - 7 £604 - 1
Brentwood -13 2 - -
Basildon +3 1 - -
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Statistics
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) Law
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Google
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) OLAP
5 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) JBoss

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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) GitHub
2 2 (13.33%) npm
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos Connection
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 3 (20.00%) MOLAP
2 3 (20.00%) OLAP
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Zeppelin
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) DTS
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Grunt
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) Kafka
3 2 (13.33%) Sass
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) XHTML
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
4 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (6.67%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Batch
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) Statistics
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos
1 3 (20.00%) Google
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Omniture
3 1 (6.67%) Alteryx
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau