Period
to 23 February 2018

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 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 68 77
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 -21
Contract jobs citing Analytics 57 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.72% 1.86% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.38% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £525 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +64.06% +12.28%
10th Percentile £179 £288 £242
90th Percentile £548 £619 £412
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 2 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.03% - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.70 £29.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -21.72% -35.56% +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 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 1,253 1,052 1,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.68% 78.33% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 592 521
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £261
90th Percentile £575 £568 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 56 89
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £24.00 £42.35 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.33% +88.22% -31.30%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.10 £12.45
90th Percentile £47.40 £53.75 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +33.33%

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 February 2018.

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 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
Welwyn Garden City +7 20 £413 -25.00% 3
Watford -8 15 - - 5
Hemel Hempstead +2 3 £320 -20.00% 4
Hatfield - 3 £350 -
St Albans - 1 £325 - 2
Welwyn - 1 £575 -
Analytics
East of England

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

1 23 (40.35%) E-Commerce
1 23 (40.35%) Data Analytics
2 21 (36.84%) Marketing
3 19 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (26.32%) Google
6 15 (26.32%) Google Analytics
6 15 (26.32%) Tableau
7 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
7 14 (24.56%) BDD
7 14 (24.56%) Microservices
7 14 (24.56%) TDD
7 14 (24.56%) SQL
8 13 (22.81%) Finance
9 11 (19.30%) Advertising
9 11 (19.30%) .NET
9 11 (19.30%) C#
9 11 (19.30%) OO
9 11 (19.30%) PaaS
9 11 (19.30%) User Experience
9 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (19.30%) Docker
9 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (19.30%) MongoDB
9 11 (19.30%) Node.js
9 11 (19.30%) Kafka
9 11 (19.30%) .NET Core
10 10 (17.54%) R
10 10 (17.54%) Python

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 (14.04%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (8.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (8.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.75%) HFM
2 1 (1.75%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (26.32%) Google Analytics
3 11 (19.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
2 11 (19.30%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.04%) Big Data
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.28%) Power BI
6 6 (10.53%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (8.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.51%) QlikView
9 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.75%) EDMS
10 1 (1.75%) Essbase
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 21 (36.84%) Marketing
2 13 (22.81%) Finance
3 11 (19.30%) Advertising
4 8 (14.04%) Retail
5 5 (8.77%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
2 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce Architect
2 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 11 (19.30%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.28%) Digital Architect
3 7 (12.28%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Content Editor
5 5 (8.77%) Data Scientist
5 5 (8.77%) Digital Content Editor
5 5 (8.77%) Digital Editor
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
1 11 (19.30%) .NET Core
1 11 (19.30%) Kafka
1 11 (19.30%) Node.js
2 6 (10.53%) CSS
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 3 (5.26%) RESTful
3 3 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (19.30%) User Experience
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Data Analytics
1 23 (40.35%) E-Commerce
2 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.56%) BDD
4 14 (24.56%) Microservices
4 14 (24.56%) TDD
5 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (19.30%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) Workflow
7 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.04%) Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) Data Science
8 7 (12.28%) SEO
8 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.28%) Statistics
8 7 (12.28%) Validation
9 6 (10.53%) CRM
9 6 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (8.77%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) Python
3 10 (17.54%) R
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.02%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Google
1 15 (26.32%) Tableau
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.77%) Adobe
4 5 (8.77%) Alteryx
5 4 (7.02%) Omniture
6 3 (5.26%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos
7 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) PayPal
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) TIBCO