Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 34 51
Rank change year-on-year -18 +17 +33
Contract jobs citing Analytics 27 53 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.21% 6.61% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 7.58% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 20
Essex median daily rate £375 £350 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -16.42% +67.50%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £313
90th Percentile £678 £475 £487
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £439
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.13% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Essex median hourly rate £44.00 £31.45 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.90% -30.11% +40.63%
10th Percentile £42.00 £18.80 £28.70
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.00 £47.35
East of England median hourly rate £31.00 £31.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -31.11% +40.63%

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 533 699 843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 83.15% 87.16% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 467 462
Essex median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £309 £230 £250
90th Percentile £638 £540 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 92 129
Essex median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +34.62% -14.75%
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £44.88 £45.72
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.41
% change year-on-year +4.48% +6.65% +39.60%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +11 10 £350 -22.22% 3
Southend-on-Sea +1 5 £635 -
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 15 (55.56%) Google
1 15 (55.56%) Google Analytics
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analytics
3 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.93%) User Experience
4 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (25.93%) Web Analytics
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
4 7 (25.93%) Actionable Insight
5 6 (22.22%) Publishing
5 6 (22.22%) Legal
6 4 (14.81%) Confluence
6 4 (14.81%) Statistics
6 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) User Stories
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) SEO
6 4 (14.81%) Law
6 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (14.81%) JBoss
6 4 (14.81%) Tomcat

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 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos Connection
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos Event Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos Query Studio
2 3 (11.11%) MOLAP
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) OLAP
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) DTS
4 1 (3.70%) HBase
4 1 (3.70%) HDInsight
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (22.22%) Legal
1 6 (22.22%) Publishing
2 4 (14.81%) Law
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Content Designer
1 7 (25.93%) Designer
1 7 (25.93%) Web Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Web Analytics Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Cognos Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Content Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.70%) GeoTools
3 1 (3.70%) JTS
3 1 (3.70%) Kafka
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Solaris
1 4 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) Data Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) Actionable Insight
3 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (25.93%) Web Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
4 4 (14.81%) SEO
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Statistics
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.81%) User Stories
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) R
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks