The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 24 June 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.39% 1.82% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.30% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £375 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 212 261 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 84.46% 79.09% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 180 119
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £750 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.52 £20.83 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +81.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Kent

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Kent

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Kent over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Kent

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 4 £363 -
Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 15 (75.00%) Adobe
2 14 (70.00%) Web Analytics
2 14 (70.00%) Marketing
3 12 (60.00%) Google
3 12 (60.00%) Google Tag Manager
4 10 (50.00%) Regular Expression
4 10 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) jQuery
6 8 (40.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) HTTP
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (15.00%) MS Access
10 3 (15.00%) Cognos
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) Tag Management
10 3 (15.00%) Data Governance
11 2 (10.00%) Tealeaf
11 2 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (10.00%) Behavioural Targeting
11 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (10.00%) User Experience
11 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MS Access
General
1 14 (70.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Web Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Web Manager
3 8 (40.00%) Analytics Manager
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Web Analytics Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Auditor
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Auditor
6 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Auditor
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Auditor
6 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
5 1 (5.00%) iSeries
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Web Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (15.00%) Tag Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Behavioural Targeting
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Adobe
2 12 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
4 2 (10.00%) Tealeaf
5 1 (5.00%) Omniture