Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 60 51
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9 -11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 39 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.27% 1.28% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 1.52% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 18
Sheffield median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% +36.72%
10th Percentile £263 £398 £373
90th Percentile £650 £755 £504
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% +36.72%
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 642 525 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 86.76% 83.87% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 295 497
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £290 £263 £292
90th Percentile £560 £595 £594
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £414 £419
% change year-on-year -0.30% -1.19% +26.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 10
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.51 £12.88 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.96% -8.04% -0.80%
10th Percentile £9.77 £10.70 £11.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £25.14 £22.75
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £13.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +50.27% -26.67% +28.14%

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 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.90%) Degree
3 12 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 12 (30.77%) Python
3 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
5 10 (25.64%) Finance
5 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
6 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (20.51%) R
7 8 (20.51%) Market Research
7 8 (20.51%) Psychology
7 8 (20.51%) JIRA
7 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
7 8 (20.51%) Google
7 8 (20.51%) SAS
8 7 (17.95%) Usability Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (17.95%) Risk Analytics
8 7 (17.95%) Strategic Thinking
8 7 (17.95%) Data Science
9 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
9 6 (15.38%) Tableau
9 6 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (15.38%) QlikView
9 6 (15.38%) Google Analytics
9 6 (15.38%) Web Analytics

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 8 (20.51%) SAS
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.69%) Apache Pig
3 3 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Google Analytics
2 4 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) GitHub
3 2 (5.13%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) SMS
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 6 (15.38%) QlikView
3 4 (10.26%) Apache Hive
3 4 (10.26%) Spotfire
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) BigQuery
5 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.13%) HBase
5 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.56%) Bigtable
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) Flink
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Power BI
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.56%) ERwin
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Private Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) User Researcher
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Product Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.69%) Senior User Researcher
6 2 (5.13%) Digital User Researcher
6 2 (5.13%) NHS Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Copywriter
7 1 (2.56%) Java Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Data Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Web Analytics Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Anaconda
1 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.56%) Kafka
2 1 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Blog
3 4 (10.26%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) NHS
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.56%) Social Media
6 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
4 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
5 8 (20.51%) Market Research
5 8 (20.51%) Psychology
6 7 (17.95%) Data Science
6 7 (17.95%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (17.95%) Risk Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (17.95%) Usability Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 6 (15.38%) Web Analytics
8 5 (12.82%) Decision-Making
8 5 (12.82%) DevOps
8 5 (12.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Python
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) R
4 5 (12.82%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) GCP
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ambari
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Google
2 6 (15.38%) Tableau
3 4 (10.26%) Datameer
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.56%) CA
4 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.56%) SAP