The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 28 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 95 107
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 206 209 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.67% 2.33% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.84% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 110 101
Median daily rate £416 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £628 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.58% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.61 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.11% +6.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.00 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £43.00 £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7357 7524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.94% 81.95% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3744 4499 4351
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 269 254
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +28.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +26 71 £406 -6.06% 18
Surrey +12 47 £430 -14.00% 25
Hampshire -2 41 £369 -20.27% 6
Buckinghamshire -18 15 £201 -46.33% 7
West Sussex +23 9 £494 +6.83% 1
Middlesex +10 9 £281 -46.32% 1
East Sussex +7 8 £313 -
Oxfordshire -6 4 £650 +58.53% 8
Kent -7 2 £465 +55.00% 7
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 110 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (22.73%) SQL
3 87 (19.77%) Marketing
4 82 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (16.82%) Data Analytics
6 70 (15.91%) Finance
6 70 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
7 63 (14.32%) JavaScript
8 61 (13.86%) Microsoft Excel
9 57 (12.95%) Degree
10 53 (12.05%) Big Data
11 51 (11.59%) Google
12 45 (10.23%) Telecoms
12 45 (10.23%) HTML
12 45 (10.23%) Microsoft
12 45 (10.23%) Adobe
13 44 (10.00%) Google Analytics
14 43 (9.77%) SQL Server
14 43 (9.77%) Hadoop
15 41 (9.32%) Java
15 41 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
16 40 (9.09%) CSS
17 39 (8.86%) User Experience
18 37 (8.41%) Visualisation
18 37 (8.41%) Python
19 36 (8.18%) Test Automation
20 35 (7.95%) Linux
20 35 (7.95%) Project Management
20 35 (7.95%) jQuery
21 34 (7.73%) Web Analytics

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 26 (5.91%) Apache Spark
2 22 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.64%) Apache
3 16 (3.64%) JBoss
4 12 (2.73%) CMS
4 12 (2.73%) nginx
5 11 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (2.27%) SAS
6 10 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.05%) Apache Geronimo
7 9 (2.05%) Apache TomEE
7 9 (2.05%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.68%) Confluence
9 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 61 (13.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.73%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.36%) SPSS
6 5 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.45%) SPSS Modeler
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Adobe Campaign
2 8 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.82%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (0.68%) Unica
4 2 (0.45%) Actimize
4 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.23%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.23%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 26 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (5.45%) Adobe Analytics
4 15 (3.41%) Google Tag Manager
5 13 (2.95%) GitHub
6 6 (1.36%) SmartFocus
7 3 (0.68%) Boomi
7 3 (0.68%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.68%) Office 365
7 3 (0.68%) PaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.45%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.45%) Google Checkout
8 2 (0.45%) SaaS
8 2 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.23%) AdSense
9 1 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.23%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.55%) HTTP
2 14 (3.18%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.73%) LTE
4 11 (2.50%) 4G
4 11 (2.50%) SSL
5 10 (2.27%) Internet
6 9 (2.05%) Wireless
7 5 (1.14%) DNS
7 5 (1.14%) Firewall
7 5 (1.14%) SMS
8 3 (0.68%) Intranet
8 3 (0.68%) MVNO
8 3 (0.68%) Skype
9 2 (0.45%) CTI
9 2 (0.45%) FTP
9 2 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.45%) SAN
9 2 (0.45%) VPN
9 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.05%) Big Data
2 43 (9.77%) Hadoop
2 43 (9.77%) SQL Server
3 41 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 21 (4.77%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.32%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.18%) Data Mining
8 13 (2.95%) Apache Hive
9 12 (2.73%) QlikView
9 12 (2.73%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.50%) MS Access
11 9 (2.05%) PowerPivot
11 9 (2.05%) SAP BW
12 8 (1.82%) Lumira
12 8 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.59%) Geospatial Data
13 7 (1.59%) SAP HANA
13 7 (1.59%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 26 (5.91%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.86%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.18%) Axure RP
3 14 (3.18%) Cucumber
3 14 (3.18%) JIRA
4 13 (2.95%) Ant
4 13 (2.95%) Grunt
4 13 (2.95%) Selenium
5 12 (2.73%) Eclipse
5 12 (2.73%) Gatling
5 12 (2.73%) gulp
5 12 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
6 11 (2.50%) IntelliJ
6 11 (2.50%) JUnit
6 11 (2.50%) Sublime Text
7 8 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.14%) Maven
9 5 (1.14%) Subversion
9 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (19.77%) Marketing
2 70 (15.91%) Finance
3 45 (10.23%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.32%) Retail
5 17 (3.86%) German Language
6 14 (3.18%) Banking
6 14 (3.18%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.50%) Publishing
8 9 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.36%) Legal
9 6 (1.36%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.91%) Military
11 3 (0.68%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.68%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.68%) Japanese Language
11 3 (0.68%) Korean Language
11 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.68%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 116 (26.36%) Analyst
2 86 (19.55%) Developer
3 61 (13.86%) Architect
4 32 (7.27%) Data Analyst
5 31 (7.05%) Consultant
6 29 (6.59%) Business Analyst
7 20 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (4.32%) Data Architect
9 18 (4.09%) Marketing Manager
10 17 (3.86%) Designer
10 17 (3.86%) Digital Analyst
11 16 (3.64%) Test Analyst
12 13 (2.95%) Java Developer
13 12 (2.73%) UX Designer
14 11 (2.50%) Analytics Manager
14 11 (2.50%) Scala Developer
15 10 (2.27%) Big Data Architect
15 10 (2.27%) Insight Analyst
15 10 (2.27%) Performance Analyst
15 10 (2.27%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.23%) HTML
2 40 (9.09%) CSS
3 35 (7.95%) jQuery
4 27 (6.14%) Node.js
5 23 (5.23%) AngularJS
6 21 (4.77%) REST
7 19 (4.32%) Web Services
8 17 (3.86%) HTML5
9 14 (3.18%) SOAP
9 14 (3.18%) Spring
10 13 (2.95%) JSON
11 12 (2.73%) RESTful
12 11 (2.50%) .NET
12 11 (2.50%) Gherkin
12 11 (2.50%) Hibernate
12 11 (2.50%) Servlets
13 10 (2.27%) XML
14 9 (2.05%) ASP.NET
14 9 (2.05%) EJB
14 9 (2.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 82 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.86%) User Experience
3 23 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.09%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.05%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.36%) Smart Meter
7 6 (1.36%) Social Media
7 6 (1.36%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.14%) Life Science
8 5 (1.14%) Web 2.0
9 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.91%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.68%) CCTV
10 3 (0.68%) Clustering
10 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.68%) EPoS
10 3 (0.68%) Handset
10 3 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.95%) Linux
2 29 (6.59%) Windows
3 11 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 10 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.27%) Unix
5 5 (1.14%) Android
6 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) SUSE
8 1 (0.23%) VMS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (16.82%) Data Analytics
3 70 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (8.41%) Visualisation
5 36 (8.18%) Test Automation
6 35 (7.95%) Project Management
7 34 (7.73%) CRM
7 34 (7.73%) Web Analytics
8 32 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
10 28 (6.36%) Data Modelling
10 28 (6.36%) Scrum
11 27 (6.14%) Data Visualisation
12 26 (5.91%) E-Commerce
13 25 (5.68%) DevOps
13 25 (5.68%) ETL
14 23 (5.23%) Data Analysis
14 23 (5.23%) ITIL
14 23 (5.23%) Open Source
14 23 (5.23%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 100 (22.73%) SQL
2 63 (14.32%) JavaScript
3 41 (9.32%) Java
4 37 (8.41%) Python
5 20 (4.55%) C#
6 19 (4.32%) Scala
7 18 (4.09%) VBA
8 17 (3.86%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.95%) R
9 13 (2.95%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.73%) Groovy
10 12 (2.73%) Perl
10 12 (2.73%) Ruby
11 11 (2.50%) Haskell
12 10 (2.27%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.59%) C
14 6 (1.36%) VB
15 3 (0.68%) PHP
16 1 (0.23%) C++
16 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (12.95%) Degree
2 32 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.36%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.14%) ISEB
7 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.91%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.68%) GISP
9 3 (0.68%) MCSD
9 3 (0.68%) PhD
9 3 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.45%) CISSP
10 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.45%) MBA
10 2 (0.45%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.55%) QA
2 14 (3.18%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.59%) PMO
4 3 (0.68%) SLA
5 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.45%) GDPR
5 2 (0.45%) GMP
5 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (2.05%) Docker
2 7 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.14%) HDFS
4 4 (0.91%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.23%) Snort
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.50%) Grafana
2 11 (2.50%) Kibana
3 8 (1.82%) Puppet
4 4 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.91%) SCCM
5 3 (0.68%) Oozie
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.23%) HockeyApp
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.23%) Piwik
7 1 (0.23%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (11.59%) Google
2 45 (10.23%) Adobe
2 45 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.73%) Oracle
3 34 (7.73%) Tableau
4 26 (5.91%) SAP
5 18 (4.09%) IBM
6 12 (2.73%) HP
6 12 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (2.27%) Motorola
7 10 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.82%) ClickTale
8 8 (1.82%) Pega
9 7 (1.59%) ESRI
9 7 (1.59%) MapR
9 7 (1.59%) Teradata
9 7 (1.59%) webMethods
10 6 (1.36%) Cisco
10 6 (1.36%) Splunk
11 5 (1.14%) Cognos
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