Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 52 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 +40
Contract jobs citing Analytics 33 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.09% 4.68% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 5.43% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 33
North East median daily rate £463 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.94% -10.53% +7.34%
10th Percentile £350 £307 £315
90th Percentile £688 £675 £615
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £11.50 - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £26.67
% change year-on-year -5.66% -0.65% +30.11%

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 922 1,124 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 86.33% 86.26% 87.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 760 742
North East median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £259 £256 £260
90th Percentile £575 £564 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 27 41
North East median hourly rate £16.12 £14.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.14% -42.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.96 £9.86 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.50 £43.75 £42.00
England median hourly rate £25.12 £22.46 £24.47
% change year-on-year +11.84% -8.20% +4.12%

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 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the North East

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 21 July 2019. 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 +8 28 £425 - 18
Durham -10 1 £520 +4.00% 3
Northumberland - 1 £700 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Big Data
6 5 (15.15%) Data Analytics
6 5 (15.15%) Open Source
6 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) Coaching
7 4 (12.12%) Data Lake
7 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.12%) ETL
7 4 (12.12%) SAS
7 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.12%) Python
7 4 (12.12%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) Degree

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 4 (12.12%) SAS
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Azure Functions
2 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Serverless
3 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) Data Lake
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) Sqoop
5 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (6.06%) Base SAS
5 2 (6.06%) DB2
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (6.06%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.03%) Power BI
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.03%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) LSMW
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Data Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) User Researcher
6 2 (6.06%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (6.06%) DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DB2 DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) LDAP
1 2 (6.06%) ODBC
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Data Analytics
3 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
3 5 (15.15%) Open Source
4 4 (12.12%) Coaching
4 4 (12.12%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) Market Research
5 3 (9.09%) Psychology
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) MAPM
4 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.03%) SAS Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Flume
1 3 (9.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau