Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 59 117
Rank change year-on-year +3 +58 -39
Contract jobs citing Analytics 47 43 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.67% 3.46% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 4.08% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 47
North East median daily rate £425 £531 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +32.81% -11.11%
10th Percentile £375 £409 £307
90th Percentile £675 £755 £507
England median daily rate £495 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £31.31 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.59% +45.63% -14.85%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,121 1,055 2,454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.58% 84.94% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 703 1,679
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 113
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.82% - +73.39%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.15 £11.05
90th Percentile £43.33 £47.73 £36.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the North East

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the North East

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the North East over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the North East

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Tyne and Wear +4 40 £425 -20.93% 19
Durham -7 5 £500 +37.55% 1
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Degree
3 21 (44.68%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (42.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (34.04%) Psychology
7 15 (31.91%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 15 (31.91%) Market Research
8 14 (29.79%) Usability Testing
8 14 (29.79%) SQL
9 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
10 10 (21.28%) Python
10 10 (21.28%) Big Data
11 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (17.02%) SAS
12 8 (17.02%) Java
12 8 (17.02%) Web Analytics
12 8 (17.02%) Blog
12 8 (17.02%) Web Design
12 8 (17.02%) Strategic Thinking
12 8 (17.02%) Prototyping
12 8 (17.02%) Quantitative Research
12 8 (17.02%) Qualitative Research
13 7 (14.89%) Open Source
13 7 (14.89%) Finance
13 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
13 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
14 6 (12.77%) Oracle
14 6 (12.77%) NoSQL

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (17.02%) SAS
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) nginx
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Documentum
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SPSS
2 2 (4.26%) Chatbot
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (2.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) GitHub
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
1 3 (6.38%) SSL
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Big Data
2 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) Sqoop
5 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
5 2 (4.26%) KNIME
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (4.26%) Power BI
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.13%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Ant
2 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.38%) Gatling
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Grunt
2 3 (6.38%) gulp
2 3 (6.38%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.38%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 3 (6.38%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.13%) ERwin
3 1 (2.13%) GitLab
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) User Researcher
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Senior User Researcher
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Applications Support
8 2 (4.26%) AWS Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Digital Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Digital Technical Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.26%) OBIEE Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Qualitative Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Quantitative Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Data Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) J2EE
2 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.38%) CSS
2 3 (6.38%) EJB
2 3 (6.38%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) HTML5
2 3 (6.38%) J2SE
2 3 (6.38%) Java EE
2 3 (6.38%) jQuery
2 3 (6.38%) JSON
2 3 (6.38%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) Play Framework
2 3 (6.38%) REST
2 3 (6.38%) Servlets
2 3 (6.38%) SOAP
2 3 (6.38%) Spring
2 3 (6.38%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Blog
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) Credit Risk
4 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) PMI
5 2 (4.26%) Robotics
5 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.13%) e-Health
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) LIMS
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) PACS
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (42.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (34.04%) Psychology
5 15 (31.91%) Market Research
5 15 (31.91%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 14 (29.79%) Usability Testing
7 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
8 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.02%) Prototyping
9 8 (17.02%) Qualitative Research
9 8 (17.02%) Quantitative Research
9 8 (17.02%) Strategic Thinking
9 8 (17.02%) Web Analytics
9 8 (17.02%) Web Design
10 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
10 7 (14.89%) Open Source
11 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
12 5 (10.64%) Physics
12 5 (10.64%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Python
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) R
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) Groovy
5 3 (6.38%) Haskell
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Master's Degree
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) IFRS
1 5 (10.64%) IFRS 9
2 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.13%) HL7
3 1 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Flume
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
1 3 (6.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Grafana
2 3 (6.38%) Kibana
3 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) webMethods
3 2 (4.26%) Blue Prism
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) CA
4 1 (2.13%) Cerner
4 1 (2.13%) Infor
4 1 (2.13%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) Pega