Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 51 132
Rank change year-on-year -4 +81 -54
Contract jobs citing Analytics 50 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.11% 3.71% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 4.37% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 41 33
North East median daily rate £425 £494 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.97% +27.48% -12.92%
10th Percentile £280 £325 £301
90th Percentile £674 £755 £494
England median daily rate £491 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +0.61% +8.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +56.10% -8.89%

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 1,059 1,052 2,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.09% 84.84% 87.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 676 1,698
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -17.50%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £507
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 46 127
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £26.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.57% -6.25% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.43 £10.31 £11.52
90th Percentile £31.80 £47.67 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

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 September 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 21 September 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 +12 44 £425 -19.05% 23
Durham -16 4 £538 +59.26% 2
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (20.00%) SQL
6 10 (20.00%) Psychology
6 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Market Research
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (20.00%) Big Data
7 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
7 9 (18.00%) VMware
8 8 (16.00%) Python
8 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (16.00%) Citrix
8 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (16.00%) XenApp
8 8 (16.00%) XenServer
8 8 (16.00%) XenDesktop
8 8 (16.00%) Blog
8 8 (16.00%) Ivanti
8 8 (16.00%) NetScaler
9 7 (14.00%) Prototyping
9 7 (14.00%) Web Analytics
9 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
9 7 (14.00%) Java

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 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) Documentum
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) SPSS
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.00%) Chatbot
2 2 (4.00%) InVision
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Big Data
2 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) KNIME
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) DataStage
5 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.00%) GitLab
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
2 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) User Researcher
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior User Researcher
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Designer
6 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow Developer
6 3 (6.00%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) OBIEE Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Qualitative Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.00%) Kafka
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.00%) Blog
4 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (6.00%) CMDB
5 3 (6.00%) User Experience
6 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (4.00%) Robotics
6 2 (4.00%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) e-Health
7 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.00%) LIMS
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.00%) NHS
7 1 (2.00%) PACS
7 1 (2.00%) PMI
7 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) CentOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (20.00%) Market Research
4 10 (20.00%) Psychology
4 10 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (14.00%) Prototyping
6 7 (14.00%) Web Analytics
6 7 (14.00%) Web Design
7 6 (12.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 5 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL
8 5 (10.00%) Physics
8 5 (10.00%) Statistics
8 5 (10.00%) Stress Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Validation
9 4 (8.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.00%) Python
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) R
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) Jython
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) IFRS
1 5 (10.00%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.00%) HL7
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) XenApp
1 8 (16.00%) XenDesktop
1 8 (16.00%) XenServer
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
1 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) OpenNMS
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix
3 8 (16.00%) Ivanti
4 5 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (8.00%) Google
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle
7 2 (4.00%) Adobe
7 2 (4.00%) Blue Prism
7 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) Cerner
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Pega
8 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.00%) SaltStack