Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 January 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 70 31
Rank change year-on-year +38 -39 -
Contract jobs citing Analytics 33 11 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.93% 1.24% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 1.47% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 5 76
Sheffield median daily rate £494 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.24% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £426 £380 £263
90th Percentile £750 £620 £581
South Yorkshire median daily rate £494 £413 £500
% change year-on-year +19.76% -17.50% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 567 748 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 84.63% 84.14% 83.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 502 542
Sheffield median daily rate £436 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +3.66% +26.15%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £257
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 26
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 £27.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.09% +103.70% -14.15%
10th Percentile £17.51 £13.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.48 £49.00 £17.38
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.63 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +65.72% +53.57% -10.97%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Sheffield

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Sheffield

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Degree
3 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (45.45%) Psychology
5 13 (39.39%) User Experience
6 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 10 (30.30%) Prototyping
7 10 (30.30%) Web Analytics
8 9 (27.27%) Blog
8 9 (27.27%) Market Research
8 9 (27.27%) Hadoop
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) Web Design
8 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (24.24%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (24.24%) Usability Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
10 7 (21.21%) Cognitive Psychology
10 7 (21.21%) A/B Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Service Design
10 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
11 6 (18.18%) Sociology
11 6 (18.18%) Anthropology
11 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 6 (18.18%) SAS
11 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 6 (18.18%) Human Factors
11 6 (18.18%) Open Source
11 6 (18.18%) Apache Hive

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (18.18%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.03%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) NAS
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 6 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 5 (15.15%) Data Lake
3 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.12%) HBase
4 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.12%) Pentaho
4 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) Impala
5 1 (3.03%) Power BI
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
5 1 (3.03%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) ERwin
2 3 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Games
4 2 (6.06%) Online Betting
4 2 (6.06%) Private Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) User Researcher
2 12 (36.36%) Digital User Researcher
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Lead Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Lead Data Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Designer
5 3 (9.09%) User Experience Researcher
5 3 (9.09%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Programme Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) Akka
2 2 (6.06%) Node.js
2 2 (6.06%) React
2 2 (6.06%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (39.39%) User Experience
3 9 (27.27%) Blog
4 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.03%) CESG
7 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (3.03%) Social Media
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Psychology
3 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 10 (30.30%) Prototyping
4 10 (30.30%) Web Analytics
5 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (27.27%) Market Research
5 9 (27.27%) Web Design
6 8 (24.24%) Actionable Insight
6 8 (24.24%) Usability Testing
7 7 (21.21%) A/B Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Cognitive Psychology
7 7 (21.21%) Service Design
7 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
8 6 (18.18%) Anthropology
8 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.18%) Human Factors
8 6 (18.18%) Open Source
8 6 (18.18%) Sociology
9 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Scala
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) Clojure
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) CITP
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) IISP
2 1 (3.03%) MBCS
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Grafana
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Ambari
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
1 5 (15.15%) Tableau
2 4 (12.12%) CA
2 4 (12.12%) Informatica
3 3 (9.09%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Maxymiser
4 2 (6.06%) Optimizely
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Splunk
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas
5 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.03%) Lotus
5 1 (3.03%) Pega