Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 31 68
Rank change year-on-year -8 +37 -37
Contract jobs citing Analytics 26 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.86% 4.87% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 5.72% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 5
Sheffield median daily rate £515 £494 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.25% +16.24% -15.00%
10th Percentile £355 £426 £380
90th Percentile £788 £750 £620
South Yorkshire median daily rate £515 £494 £413
% change year-on-year +4.25% +19.76% -17.50%
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 600 577 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 89.02% 85.10% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 320 512
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +1.80%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 16
Sheffield median hourly rate £15.71 £23.08 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.91% -12.92% +96.30%
10th Percentile £9.06 £17.51 £13.00
90th Percentile £40.25 £40.48 £48.75
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £35.63 £21.50
% change year-on-year -57.90% +65.72% +53.57%

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 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 12 (46.15%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (38.46%) R
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) SAS
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
4 7 (26.92%) Open Source
5 6 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 6 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (23.08%) Tableau
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) Teradata
6 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) JIRA
6 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Analytics
6 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
6 5 (19.23%) Datameer
6 5 (19.23%) Docker
6 5 (19.23%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) Anaconda
6 5 (19.23%) Data Science
7 4 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (15.38%) Spotfire
7 4 (15.38%) QlikView

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 7 (26.92%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
2 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) QlikView
2 4 (15.38%) Spotfire
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) Data Lake
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.69%) HBase
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.85%) Power BI
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Python Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) User Researcher
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Data Architect
6 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Anaconda
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Blog
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (26.92%) Open Source
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Data Science
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Data Security
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
5 3 (11.54%) Metadata Management
5 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) R
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Tableau
2 5 (19.23%) Datameer
2 5 (19.23%) Teradata
3 2 (7.69%) CA
3 2 (7.69%) Informatica
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft