Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 64 82
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 -35
Contract jobs citing Analytics 46 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.90% 2.22% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 2.89% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -17.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £267 £263 £276
90th Percentile £500 £545 £394
East of England median daily rate £500 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -51.52% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £14.38 £31.50
90th Percentile £18.50 £20.00 £34.50
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1270 1071 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.03% 76.77% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 624 613
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £574
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 97
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £46.73 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Hertfordshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Hertfordshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Hertfordshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Hertfordshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford +1 20 £300 -25.00% 3
Welwyn Garden City +13 17 £425 +50.44% 1
Welwyn - 1 £575 -
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 19 (41.30%) Data Analytics
2 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (26.09%) Python
5 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (23.91%) SQL
5 11 (23.91%) Marketing
5 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (21.74%) Finance
7 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (19.57%) R
7 9 (19.57%) Tableau
8 8 (17.39%) Big Data
8 8 (17.39%) Apache Spark
8 8 (17.39%) Retail
8 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (17.39%) SEO
8 8 (17.39%) Project Management
9 7 (15.22%) Workflow
9 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 7 (15.22%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (15.22%) User Experience
9 7 (15.22%) Machine Learning
10 6 (13.04%) Microservices
10 6 (13.04%) CRM
10 6 (13.04%) CSS
10 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (17.39%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (10.87%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) Google Analytics
3 5 (10.87%) PaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.35%) Serverless
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.17%) Office 365
5 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) ICMP
1 2 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.39%) Big Data
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.70%) Power BI
6 4 (8.70%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (23.91%) Marketing
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 8 (17.39%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Publishing
5 3 (6.52%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Content Editor
3 5 (10.87%) Data Scientist
3 5 (10.87%) Digital Content Editor
3 5 (10.87%) Digital Editor
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Database Developer
4 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Architect
4 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Operations Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Project Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Excel Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) CSS
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) .NET Core
4 3 (6.52%) Kafka
4 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) RESTful
4 3 (6.52%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (6.52%) Spring Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.17%) CAML
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Data Analytics
2 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
4 8 (17.39%) SEO
5 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
5 7 (15.22%) Machine Learning
5 7 (15.22%) Workflow
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) BDD
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) Microservices
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
7 5 (10.87%) Predictive Analytics
7 5 (10.87%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) Statistics
7 5 (10.87%) Time Management
7 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Python
2 11 (23.91%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) R
4 4 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) GCIA
2 2 (4.35%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Data Quality
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) CSIRT
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
1 2 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Tableau
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Google
3 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (10.87%) Adobe
5 4 (8.70%) Alteryx
6 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.35%) NetWitness
6 2 (4.35%) Qualys
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) Nintex
7 1 (2.17%) Omniture
7 1 (2.17%) PayPal
7 1 (2.17%) Teradata