Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 69 83
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 +49
Contract jobs citing Analytics 614 453 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.69% 2.97% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 3.63% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 296 283
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £255
90th Percentile £588 £688 £575
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 15
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.13% +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £14.40 £13.00 £11.48
90th Percentile £49.00 £23.75 £30.80
England median hourly rate £26.78 £20.00 £22.12
% change year-on-year +33.88% -9.56% +10.58%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,843 12,485 14,928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.15% 81.91% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,319 7,408 8,919
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £255
90th Percentile £588 £574 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 507 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.36% +51.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.00 £53.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +15 294 £475 +15.15% 109
Berkshire +11 194 £500 +29.03% 37
Surrey +36 135 £430 -4.44% 46
Hampshire -25 91 £450 - 27
Buckinghamshire +8 63 £425 - 31
West Sussex -8 38 £425 +3.66% 12
Oxfordshire -13 37 £388 -13.89% 41
Middlesex +7 23 £475 -10.04% 1
East Sussex -4 10 £388 +3.33% 11
Kent -27 6 - - 5
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 180 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (23.13%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (21.99%) Big Data
4 127 (20.68%) Analytical Skills
5 111 (18.08%) SQL
6 95 (15.47%) Google
7 94 (15.31%) Data Analytics
8 91 (14.82%) Hadoop
9 87 (14.17%) Java
10 81 (13.19%) Degree
10 81 (13.19%) Tableau
11 79 (12.87%) Visualisation
11 79 (12.87%) SQL Server
12 77 (12.54%) Python
12 77 (12.54%) Web Analytics
13 75 (12.21%) Marketing
14 74 (12.05%) Data Modelling
15 71 (11.56%) Microsoft
16 70 (11.40%) HTML
17 69 (11.24%) Apache Spark
18 65 (10.59%) JavaScript
19 64 (10.42%) Finance
19 64 (10.42%) CSS
20 63 (10.26%) Google Analytics
21 62 (10.10%) Oracle
22 61 (9.93%) Data Science
23 59 (9.61%) Microsoft Excel
24 58 (9.45%) Apache Hive
25 56 (9.12%) Data Lake
26 54 (8.79%) Project Management

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 69 (11.24%) Apache Spark
2 31 (5.05%) SAS
3 19 (3.09%) Apache Pig
3 19 (3.09%) Jupyter
4 17 (2.77%) CMS
4 17 (2.77%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.47%) nginx
6 9 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.30%) Apache
7 8 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.98%) Confluence
8 6 (0.98%) Drupal
8 6 (0.98%) JBoss
8 6 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.65%) IIS
10 4 (0.65%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (9.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (5.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.28%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.63%) SPSS
6 7 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (1.14%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.16%) HipChat
8 1 (0.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (1.63%) SAP APO
2 7 (1.14%) SAP MM
3 5 (0.81%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.81%) SAP MDM
4 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle CRM On Demand
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.49%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.33%) Maximo
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.33%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.26%) Google Analytics
2 45 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (6.68%) Adobe Analytics
4 30 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (3.42%) Google Tag Manager
6 14 (2.28%) PaaS
7 12 (1.95%) GitHub
7 12 (1.95%) SaaS
8 11 (1.79%) IaaS
9 9 (1.47%) Office 365
9 9 (1.47%) Serverless
10 8 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.98%) Akamai
12 6 (0.98%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.81%) Google Checkout
13 5 (0.81%) Silverpop
14 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.12%) HTTP
1 13 (2.12%) SSL
2 11 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.47%) Firewall
4 8 (1.30%) Internet
5 6 (0.98%) Network Security
6 5 (0.81%) Skype
6 5 (0.81%) SMS
7 4 (0.65%) AMQP
7 4 (0.65%) SAN
7 4 (0.65%) SMTP
8 3 (0.49%) DNS
8 3 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.49%) VPN
9 2 (0.33%) FTP
9 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.16%) 4G
10 1 (0.16%) HSRP
10 1 (0.16%) NAS
10 1 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (21.99%) Big Data
2 91 (14.82%) Hadoop
3 79 (12.87%) SQL Server
4 58 (9.45%) Apache Hive
5 56 (9.12%) Data Lake
6 50 (8.14%) Power BI
7 49 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (7.65%) Sqoop
9 43 (7.00%) HBase
10 39 (6.35%) Data Mining
11 31 (5.05%) Impala
12 30 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (3.75%) NoSQL
14 23 (3.75%) Relational Database
15 21 (3.42%) SAP BW
16 20 (3.26%) MongoDB
17 19 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
17 19 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
18 17 (2.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (5.05%) Jenkins
2 26 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.07%) JIRA
4 16 (2.61%) Karma Test Runner
5 14 (2.28%) Ant
6 13 (2.12%) Visual Website Optimizer
7 12 (1.95%) Axure RP
8 11 (1.79%) gulp
9 10 (1.63%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.63%) Grunt
9 10 (1.63%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.47%) Gatling
10 9 (1.47%) IntelliJ
10 9 (1.47%) Selenium
10 9 (1.47%) Sublime Text
11 8 (1.30%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.98%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.98%) LSMW
12 6 (0.98%) Mocha
General
1 75 (12.21%) Marketing
2 64 (10.42%) Finance
3 24 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 21 (3.42%) Retail
4 21 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.93%) Games
7 11 (1.79%) Legal
8 10 (1.63%) Banking
9 6 (0.98%) Publishing
10 5 (0.81%) Electronics
10 5 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.65%) Advertising
11 4 (0.65%) Back Office
11 4 (0.65%) German Language
11 4 (0.65%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.49%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.49%) Korean Language
12 3 (0.49%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (22.31%) Analyst
2 94 (15.31%) Developer
3 65 (10.59%) Consultant
4 59 (9.61%) Architect
5 44 (7.17%) Data Analyst
6 34 (5.54%) Business Analyst
7 30 (4.89%) Data Scientist
7 30 (4.89%) Designer
8 29 (4.72%) Project Manager
9 21 (3.42%) Data Architect
10 19 (3.09%) Analytics Consultant
11 17 (2.77%) Report Analyst
12 16 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (2.44%) IT Analyst
14 14 (2.28%) Data Business Analyst
14 14 (2.28%) Insight Analyst
15 13 (2.12%) Data Engineer
16 12 (1.95%) Analytics Manager
16 12 (1.95%) UX Designer
17 11 (1.79%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (11.40%) HTML
2 64 (10.42%) CSS
3 52 (8.47%) Kafka
4 51 (8.31%) Web Services
5 45 (7.33%) SOAP
6 41 (6.68%) jQuery
7 35 (5.70%) AngularJS
8 33 (5.37%) HTML5
9 31 (5.05%) RESTful
10 26 (4.23%) Node.js
11 23 (3.75%) D3.js
11 23 (3.75%) NumPy
12 22 (3.58%) CSS3
12 22 (3.58%) JSON
13 20 (3.26%) REST
14 19 (3.09%) .NET
14 19 (3.09%) Matplotlib
14 19 (3.09%) Pandas
14 19 (3.09%) XML
15 17 (2.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 127 (20.68%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.31%) User Experience
3 29 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.09%) Social Media
7 14 (2.28%) FMCG
8 9 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.30%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.14%) Marketing Technology
11 6 (0.98%) AS400
11 6 (0.98%) Clustering
11 6 (0.98%) Fat Client
11 6 (0.98%) Thin Client
12 5 (0.81%) Animation
12 5 (0.81%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.81%) Replication
12 5 (0.81%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.82%) Linux
2 24 (3.91%) CentOS
3 22 (3.58%) Windows
4 12 (1.95%) Unix
5 10 (1.63%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (23.13%) Business Intelligence
3 94 (15.31%) Data Analytics
4 79 (12.87%) Visualisation
5 77 (12.54%) Web Analytics
6 74 (12.05%) Data Modelling
7 61 (9.93%) Data Science
8 54 (8.79%) Project Management
9 53 (8.63%) Data Analysis
10 51 (8.31%) ETL
11 49 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (6.84%) Data Management
13 41 (6.68%) Scrum
14 39 (6.35%) Migration
14 39 (6.35%) Open Source
15 38 (6.19%) CRM
15 38 (6.19%) E-Commerce
16 36 (5.86%) DevOps
16 36 (5.86%) Mathematics
17 35 (5.70%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 111 (18.08%) SQL
2 87 (14.17%) Java
3 77 (12.54%) Python
4 65 (10.59%) JavaScript
5 49 (7.98%) Scala
6 48 (7.82%) R
7 30 (4.89%) C#
8 27 (4.40%) Bash Shell
9 17 (2.77%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.77%) VBA
10 16 (2.61%) Perl
11 15 (2.44%) Ruby
12 11 (1.79%) Groovy
13 10 (1.63%) TypeScript
14 9 (1.47%) Haskell
15 7 (1.14%) Apex Code
15 7 (1.14%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.98%) C
16 6 (0.98%) PHP
16 6 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (13.19%) Degree
2 36 (5.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (1.14%) PMP
7 5 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.49%) CCNA
9 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.33%) APMP
10 2 (0.33%) CCIE
10 2 (0.33%) CCNP
10 2 (0.33%) CISSP
10 2 (0.33%) ISEB
10 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.33%) MCSA
10 2 (0.33%) MCSE
10 2 (0.33%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.40%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.44%) PMO
2 15 (2.44%) SLA
3 14 (2.28%) GDPR
4 7 (1.14%) GxP
4 7 (1.14%) QA
4 7 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.33%) GAMP
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.33%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (7.33%) Apache Flume
2 43 (7.00%) HDFS
3 14 (2.28%) Docker
4 5 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (5.37%) Oozie
2 14 (2.28%) Ansible
2 14 (2.28%) Puppet
3 12 (1.95%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (1.63%) Grafana
5 9 (1.47%) Kibana
5 9 (1.47%) Terraform
6 4 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.33%) Ambari
7 2 (0.33%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (0.33%) EnCase
7 2 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.16%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.16%) collectd
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 95 (15.47%) Google
2 81 (13.19%) Tableau
3 71 (11.56%) Microsoft
4 62 (10.10%) Oracle
5 54 (8.79%) SAP
6 53 (8.63%) Cloudera
7 46 (7.49%) Adobe
8 44 (7.17%) Hortonworks
9 37 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (5.21%) Talend
11 24 (3.91%) MapR
12 23 (3.75%) Tealium
13 18 (2.93%) ServiceNow
14 16 (2.61%) Optimizely
15 12 (1.95%) Crazy Egg
15 12 (1.95%) Hotjar
15 12 (1.95%) Informatica
16 11 (1.79%) Splunk
17 9 (1.47%) IBM
18 8 (1.30%) ClickTale