Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 21 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.07% 0.83% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 1.01% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Halifax median daily rate £425 £451 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.76% +38.77% -35.00%
10th Percentile £408 £451 £313
90th Percentile £438 £451 £428
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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 114 99 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 92.68% 82.50% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 84 180
Halifax median daily rate £400 £395 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -0.63% +11.66%
10th Percentile £281 £308 £289
90th Percentile £500 £518 £452
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Halifax median hourly rate - £12.16 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.14% -30.77%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £13.25
% change year-on-year +19.72% +7.17% -2.54%

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 20 September 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%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Web Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Ethnography
1 3 (60.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Quantitative Research
2 2 (40.00%) Cognitive Psychology
2 2 (40.00%) Psychology
2 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma

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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
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
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 3 (60.00%) Ethnography
1 3 (60.00%) Quantitative Research
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Cognitive Psychology
2 2 (40.00%) Psychology
2 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google