Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Trend Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Trend Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 343 335
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +11
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 46 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 17
South East median daily rate £276 £352 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.68% -21.78% +18.03%
10th Percentile £185 £295 £245
90th Percentile £408 £476 £511
England median daily rate £325 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -14.47% +1.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £26.50 - -
England median hourly rate £19.58 £17.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.69% -37.95% +75.00%

Trend Analysis 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 14,360 14,163 13,967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.24% 84.13% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,655 8,478 8,417
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 474 573
South East median hourly rate £27.75 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.20 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.17% +4.55%

Trend Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Trend Analysis in the South East

Trend Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Trend Analysis in the South East

Trend Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Trend Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Trend Analysis in the South East

Trend Analysis
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 Trend Analysis in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Trend Analysis in the South East

Trend Analysis
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 Trend Analysis within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 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 +32 25 £230 -41.40% 2
Buckinghamshire +33 13 £233 -41.88% 1
Berkshire -4 12 £185 -26.00% 1
Hampshire -15 9 £313 -16.57%
Surrey -22 8 £325 -0.31% 1
East Sussex - 3 £550 -
Kent - 1 £288 -
Trend Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Trend Analysis 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 Trend Analysis.

1 23 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (47.83%) ITIL
3 20 (43.48%) Problem Management
4 15 (32.61%) Service Management
5 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
5 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 12 (26.09%) Proactive Management
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (21.74%) SLA
8 10 (21.74%) Data Analysis
8 10 (21.74%) Analytics
9 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) ITIL V3
10 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (15.22%) Statistics
11 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (13.04%) ISEB
12 6 (13.04%) Python
12 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
12 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
12 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
12 6 (13.04%) Machine Learning
12 6 (13.04%) R
12 6 (13.04%) Sentiment Analysis
12 6 (13.04%) Data Science
13 5 (10.87%) Supplier Relationship Management
13 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement

Trend Analysis
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 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) Jupyter
3 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Data Mining
1 4 (8.70%) Power BI
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.35%) HBase
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) Sqoop
3 1 (2.17%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Problem Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Incident Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Problem Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Data Scientist
5 5 (10.87%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Packager
8 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Change Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Project Support Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Revenue Assurance Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) D3.js
1 4 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (8.70%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (6.52%) Matplotlib
2 3 (6.52%) NumPy
2 3 (6.52%) Pandas
3 2 (4.35%) Kafka
3 2 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) ITIL
2 20 (43.48%) Problem Management
3 15 (32.61%) Service Management
4 12 (26.09%) Proactive Management
5 10 (21.74%) Analytics
5 10 (21.74%) Data Analysis
6 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL V3
7 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) Statistics
9 6 (13.04%) Data Science
9 6 (13.04%) Machine Learning
9 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
9 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
9 6 (13.04%) Sentiment Analysis
9 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.87%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 4 (8.70%) Business Analytics
11 4 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Python
1 6 (13.04%) R
2 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) ISEB
2 6 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) PhD
5 1 (2.17%) ACCA
5 1 (2.17%) CIMA
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) HP
2 4 (8.70%) Tableau
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
4 2 (4.35%) BMC
4 2 (4.35%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk