The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 39 37
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.66% 3.85% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 4.88% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Median daily rate £450 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £370 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 361 430 330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.99% 78.75% 79.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 298 227
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £745 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in South Yorkshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sheffield -13 3 £450 -5.26% 2
Analytics
Yorkshire

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

1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Intel
2 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Ethnography
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Laravel
4 2 (15.38%) Behat
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Piwik
4 2 (15.38%) Service Design
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Psychology
5 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (7.69%) Teradata
5 1 (7.69%) Banking

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Private Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (15.38%) User Researcher
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Content Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Behat
1 2 (15.38%) Laravel
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Ethnography
3 2 (15.38%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Psychology
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
3 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Piwik
2 1 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata