Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 114 68
Rank change year-on-year +56 -46 +24
Contract jobs citing Analytics 42 53 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.43% 1.93% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 2.28% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 76
North East median daily rate £538 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -4.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £408 £307 £263
90th Percentile £755 £517 £563
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.31 £21.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year +45.63% -14.85% +26.25%

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 1033 2321 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.26% 84.46% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 1606 1067
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £255
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 96 73
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +76.54% -16.08%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.03 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £29.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +56 37 £544 +31.82% 3
Durham +2 4 £364 -3.07%
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 22 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (40.48%) Degree
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle
4 14 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 13 (30.95%) Usability Testing
5 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (30.95%) Data Modelling
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Psychology
6 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.81%) Data Management
7 10 (23.81%) Finance
8 9 (21.43%) SAS
8 9 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (21.43%) Market Research
8 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
8 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
8 9 (21.43%) Prototyping
8 9 (21.43%) Tableau
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (19.05%) Data Quality
9 8 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 8 (19.05%) Open Source
9 8 (19.05%) Blog
9 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
9 8 (19.05%) Unix
9 8 (19.05%) Web Design
10 7 (16.67%) MongoDB

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 (21.43%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) Drupal
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 7 (16.67%) Big Data
3 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 6 (14.29%) Data Lake
4 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (14.29%) HBase
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (14.29%) Pentaho
4 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.14%) SAP BW
6 3 (7.14%) SAP HANA
7 2 (4.76%) DB2
7 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) ERwin
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) User Researcher
2 7 (16.67%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Lead Data Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Senior User Researcher
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 4 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Blog
3 7 (16.67%) User Experience
4 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 13 (30.95%) Data Modelling
3 13 (30.95%) Usability Testing
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Psychology
5 10 (23.81%) Data Management
6 9 (21.43%) Market Research
6 9 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
7 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 8 (19.05%) Open Source
7 8 (19.05%) Web Design
8 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
8 7 (16.67%) Data Governance
8 7 (16.67%) SFIA
9 6 (14.29%) Data Strategy
9 6 (14.29%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 6 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Piwik
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Tableau
3 6 (14.29%) CA
3 6 (14.29%) Informatica
4 4 (9.52%) Google
4 4 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.38%) ThinPrint