Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 18 December 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 3.73% 0.91% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 1.10% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Halifax median daily rate £405 £451 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.20% +6.12% -22.73%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £462 £425
% change year-on-year -8.06% +8.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 - £29.50

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 Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 118 91 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 88.06% 82.73% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 61 130
Halifax median daily rate £405 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.00% +5.34%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £260
90th Percentile £530 £525 £451
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +2.47% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Halifax median hourly rate £15.50 £17.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.49% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.34% -4.92%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Halifax

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
3 1 (20.00%) Workday HCM
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Workday Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
2 1 (20.00%) Workday