The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 24 June 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 38 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.49% 1.30% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.48% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Median daily rate £325 £488 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +52.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £478 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £498 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 309 337 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 85.36% 87.76% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 245 191
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.95 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Northamptonshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Northamptonshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Northamptonshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +7 7 £325 -33.33% 5
Analytics
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Internet Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) UX Design
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Infographics
3 2 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) HBase
1 1 (10.00%) Impala
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Internet Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Infographics
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) UX Design
3 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau