Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 63 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 +52 -56
Contract jobs citing Analytics 40 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.99% 3.10% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 3.61% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 36
North East median daily rate £425 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% -13.98%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £300
90th Percentile £538 £615 £531
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.26% +27.78% +1.12%

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 1,178 1,026 2,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.91% 85.93% 88.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 695 1,431
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £285 £250 £263
90th Percentile £563 £564 £533
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 73
North East median hourly rate £14.77 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.77% +13.21% +51.43%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.70 £11.01
90th Percentile £45.25 £50.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

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 January 2019.

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 January 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 +5 36 £425 -19.05% 10
Durham -13 2 £463 +42.31% 2
Northumberland - 1 £450 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (37.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 15 (37.50%) Degree
4 15 (37.50%) Psychology
5 14 (35.00%) Usability Testing
5 14 (35.00%) Market Research
6 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 11 (27.50%) SQL
8 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
9 8 (20.00%) Open Source
9 8 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
9 8 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
9 8 (20.00%) Java
10 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
10 7 (17.50%) Blog
10 7 (17.50%) Web Analytics
10 7 (17.50%) Web Design
10 7 (17.50%) Strategic Thinking
10 7 (17.50%) Prototyping
10 7 (17.50%) Big Data
11 6 (15.00%) Scala
11 6 (15.00%) Google
11 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (15.00%) Python
11 6 (15.00%) J2EE

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) nginx
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.50%) Documentum
3 1 (2.50%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (2.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) GitHub
1 4 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
1 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) Sqoop
5 3 (7.50%) Power BI
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.00%) Data Lake
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.00%) HBase
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.50%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.50%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Ant
1 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.00%) Gatling
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.00%) Grunt
1 4 (10.00%) gulp
1 4 (10.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
1 4 (10.00%) JUnit
1 4 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (10.00%) Selenium
1 4 (10.00%) Sublime Text
2 1 (2.50%) ERwin
2 1 (2.50%) GitLab
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) User Researcher
2 9 (22.50%) Senior User Researcher
3 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Data Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) AWS Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) J2EE
2 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) EJB
2 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) HTML5
2 4 (10.00%) J2SE
2 4 (10.00%) jQuery
2 4 (10.00%) JSON
2 4 (10.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (10.00%) REST
2 4 (10.00%) Servlets
2 4 (10.00%) SOAP
2 4 (10.00%) Spring
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) Java EE
4 2 (5.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Blog
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) PMI
4 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (37.50%) Psychology
3 15 (37.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 14 (35.00%) Market Research
4 14 (35.00%) Usability Testing
5 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (20.00%) Open Source
6 8 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
6 8 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
7 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.50%) Prototyping
7 7 (17.50%) Strategic Thinking
7 7 (17.50%) Web Analytics
7 7 (17.50%) Web Design
8 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) Python
3 6 (15.00%) Scala
4 4 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Groovy
4 4 (10.00%) Haskell
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) Perl
4 4 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Apache Flume
1 5 (12.50%) HDFS
2 4 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Grafana
2 4 (10.00%) Kibana
3 1 (2.50%) Oozie
3 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Google
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe
3 4 (10.00%) webMethods
4 2 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) CA
5 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.50%) Infor
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Pega
5 1 (2.50%) Talend