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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 113 130
Rank change year-on-year +43 +17  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 234 177 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.95% 1.88% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 2.31% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 99 72
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% -27.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

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 6471 7650 7815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.69% 81.35% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3756 4713 4313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 268 281
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +37 62 £363 -8.80% 17
Hampshire +36 49 £475 -13.63% 8
Surrey +16 43 £488 +2.63% 19
West Sussex +29 30 £488 -6.25% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £350 -6.66% 7
Kent +13 13 £350 -17.64% 5
Middlesex +12 10 £364 -17.32%
Oxfordshire -18 9 £500 +5.26% 14
East Sussex +8 7 £500 +19.04% 4
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 100 (21.60%) Marketing
2 95 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (20.09%) SQL
4 92 (19.87%) Finance
5 88 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (14.69%) Data Analytics
7 66 (14.25%) Google
8 65 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 60 (12.96%) JavaScript
10 59 (12.74%) HTML
11 55 (11.88%) Microsoft
12 53 (11.45%) ITIL
13 50 (10.80%) MS Excel
14 49 (10.58%) SQL Server
14 49 (10.58%) Big Data
14 49 (10.58%) Security Cleared
15 48 (10.37%) Visualisation
15 48 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
16 47 (10.15%) Google Analytics
17 45 (9.72%) SC Cleared
17 45 (9.72%) ETL
17 45 (9.72%) Linux
18 44 (9.50%) Adobe
19 43 (9.29%) CRM
19 43 (9.29%) Degree
20 42 (9.07%) jQuery
20 42 (9.07%) Hadoop
21 41 (8.86%) Oracle
21 41 (8.86%) Service Management
22 40 (8.64%) CSS

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 27 (5.83%) Tomcat
2 21 (4.54%) SAS
3 20 (4.32%) JBoss
4 19 (4.10%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.89%) WebSphere
6 17 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 16 (3.46%) Apache Geronimo
7 16 (3.46%) Apache TomEE
8 13 (2.81%) Apache Spark
9 12 (2.59%) CMS
10 11 (2.38%) Apache
11 10 (2.16%) nginx
12 8 (1.73%) IIS
13 6 (1.30%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.86%) Confluence
15 4 (0.86%) Skype for Business
16 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
17 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.97%) MS Office
3 16 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.81%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.73%) SPSS
6 7 (1.51%) MS Project
7 6 (1.30%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.86%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.65%) SPSS Modeler
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (3.24%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.08%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (1.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (1.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.22%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.15%) Google Analytics
2 21 (4.54%) Adobe Analytics
3 20 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.10%) Google Tag Manager
5 16 (3.46%) IaaS
6 15 (3.24%) PaaS
7 13 (2.81%) Boomi
8 10 (2.16%) GitHub
9 9 (1.94%) SmartFocus
10 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (0.65%) Office 365
11 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.43%) Force.com
11 2 (0.43%) Google Checkout
12 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.54%) HTTP
2 12 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.38%) Internet
4 9 (1.94%) SMS
4 9 (1.94%) SSL
5 6 (1.30%) Skype
6 4 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.86%) DNS
6 4 (0.86%) FTP
6 4 (0.86%) SAN
7 3 (0.65%) CTI
7 3 (0.65%) Firewall
7 3 (0.65%) LDAP
7 3 (0.65%) SMTP
8 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.43%) LAN
8 2 (0.43%) Network Security
8 2 (0.43%) VoIP
8 2 (0.43%) VPN
8 2 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.58%) Big Data
1 49 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 48 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (9.07%) Hadoop
4 25 (5.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (4.97%) MS Access
6 18 (3.89%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (3.46%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.59%) Power BI
10 11 (2.38%) MongoDB
11 10 (2.16%) QlikView
12 9 (1.94%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.94%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.73%) Qlik Sense
14 7 (1.51%) Geospatial Data
14 7 (1.51%) GIS
14 7 (1.51%) Spatial Data
14 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (1.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (3.89%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.24%) JIRA
3 14 (3.02%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.81%) Axure RP
5 12 (2.59%) Ant
6 11 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.16%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.16%) Grunt
7 10 (2.16%) Selenium
8 9 (1.94%) Gatling
8 9 (1.94%) gulp
8 9 (1.94%) IntelliJ
8 9 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (1.94%) Sublime Text
9 7 (1.51%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.51%) JUnit
10 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.08%) Subversion
11 4 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (21.60%) Marketing
2 92 (19.87%) Finance
3 31 (6.70%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.10%) Retail
5 15 (3.24%) Publishing
6 12 (2.59%) Banking
7 11 (2.38%) German Language
8 10 (2.16%) Spanish Language
9 9 (1.94%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.51%) Advertising
10 7 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.30%) Legal
11 6 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
12 5 (1.08%) Front Office
12 5 (1.08%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.86%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.86%) Military
14 3 (0.65%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.65%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (21.60%) Analyst
2 81 (17.49%) Developer
3 70 (15.12%) Architect
4 33 (7.13%) Business Analyst
5 32 (6.91%) Consultant
6 30 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (6.05%) Data Analyst
8 23 (4.97%) Data Architect
9 18 (3.89%) Designer
9 18 (3.89%) Marketing Manager
10 16 (3.46%) Web Engineer
11 15 (3.24%) Analytics Manager
12 14 (3.02%) Data Scientist
12 14 (3.02%) SQL Developer
13 12 (2.59%) Project Manager
13 12 (2.59%) UX Designer
13 12 (2.59%) Web Manager
14 11 (2.38%) .NET Developer
15 10 (2.16%) Database Developer
15 10 (2.16%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.74%) HTML
2 42 (9.07%) jQuery
3 40 (8.64%) CSS
4 18 (3.89%) Node.js
5 17 (3.67%) AngularJS
6 16 (3.46%) .NET
6 16 (3.46%) Web Services
7 15 (3.24%) HTML5
7 15 (3.24%) IBM Integration Bus
7 15 (3.24%) Regular Expression
8 14 (3.02%) ASP.NET
8 14 (3.02%) RESTful
8 14 (3.02%) WebSphere MQ
8 14 (3.02%) XML
9 12 (2.59%) Ajax
10 11 (2.38%) CSS3
10 11 (2.38%) REST
11 9 (1.94%) Gherkin
11 9 (1.94%) JSON
11 9 (1.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.78%) User Experience
3 26 (5.62%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.46%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.81%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.16%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.73%) Life Science
7 8 (1.73%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.51%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.51%) Social Media
9 6 (1.30%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.08%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.86%) Clustering
11 4 (0.86%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.86%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.86%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.65%) CCTV
12 3 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.72%) Linux
2 23 (4.97%) Windows
3 15 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.94%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.73%) Unix
7 6 (1.30%) Android
8 5 (1.08%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.86%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.65%) VMS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (14.69%) Data Analytics
4 53 (11.45%) ITIL
5 48 (10.37%) Visualisation
6 45 (9.72%) ETL
7 43 (9.29%) CRM
8 41 (8.86%) Service Management
9 40 (8.64%) Web Analytics
10 38 (8.21%) Data Management
11 37 (7.99%) Data Modelling
11 37 (7.99%) ITIL V3
12 35 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (6.91%) Business Analysis
13 32 (6.91%) E-Commerce
14 29 (6.26%) Open Source
14 29 (6.26%) Scrum
15 28 (6.05%) Project Management
16 27 (5.83%) Data Visualisation
17 26 (5.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (20.09%) SQL
2 60 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 38 (8.21%) Python
4 31 (6.70%) Java
5 20 (4.32%) C#
5 20 (4.32%) Shell Script
5 20 (4.32%) VBA
6 18 (3.89%) R
6 18 (3.89%) T-SQL
7 17 (3.67%) Bash Shell
8 14 (3.02%) Scala
9 11 (2.38%) Perl
10 10 (2.16%) Groovy
11 9 (1.94%) Haskell
11 9 (1.94%) Ruby
11 9 (1.94%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.73%) C
13 4 (0.86%) VB
14 3 (0.65%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (10.58%) Security Cleared
2 45 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 43 (9.29%) Degree
4 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.51%) MBA
6 5 (1.08%) CCNP
6 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.86%) CCIE
7 4 (0.86%) MCSA
8 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.65%) GISP
8 3 (0.65%) ISEB
8 3 (0.65%) MCSD
9 2 (0.43%) CISSP
9 2 (0.43%) HND
9 2 (0.43%) PhD
9 2 (0.43%) PMP
9 2 (0.43%) SANS
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.10%) QA
2 18 (3.89%) SLA
3 13 (2.81%) PMO
4 12 (2.59%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.43%) GMP
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.86%) Docker
2 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.22%) Snort
4 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (1.94%) Grafana
1 9 (1.94%) Kibana
2 5 (1.08%) Puppet
3 2 (0.43%) Oozie
4 1 (0.22%) Ambari
4 1 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.22%) Nessus
4 1 (0.22%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.22%) Nmap
4 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Piwik
4 1 (0.22%) QRadar
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 66 (14.25%) Google
2 55 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 44 (9.50%) Adobe
4 41 (8.86%) Oracle
5 31 (6.70%) Tableau
6 22 (4.75%) IBM
6 22 (4.75%) SAP
7 16 (3.46%) Cognos
7 16 (3.46%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.81%) MicroStrategy
9 12 (2.59%) Dell
10 10 (2.16%) Cisco
11 9 (1.94%) ClickTale
12 8 (1.73%) HP
12 8 (1.73%) MapR
12 8 (1.73%) Remedy
13 7 (1.51%) BMC
13 7 (1.51%) ESRI
13 7 (1.51%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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