Period
to 10 August 2020

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 6 months to 10 August 2020 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
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 24 38
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 +23
Contract jobs citing Analytics 7 80 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.07% 7.48% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 8.80% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 58 37
Median daily rate £343 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.16% +4.74% -22.13%
10th Percentile £201 £325 £263
90th Percentile £475 £566 £720
Yorkshire median daily rate £466 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +38.89% -48.57%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 299 909 833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 88.46% 84.95% 86.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 642 535
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.06%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £260
90th Percentile £601 £568 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 33
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -22.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £9.37 £10.16 £9.31
90th Percentile £23.28 £44.94 £49.75
Median hourly rate £20.11 £16.86 £18.02
% change year-on-year +19.28% -6.44% +28.71%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in South Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytics in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Analytics in South Yorkshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytics in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
Sheffield -17 7 £343 -31.50% 3
Analytics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) D3.js
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) API Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) QRadar
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team

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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
1 1 (14.29%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Humanities
2 1 (14.29%) Social Science
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) SIEM Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Site Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) D3.js
1 1 (14.29%) ggplot
1 1 (14.29%) NumPy
1 1 (14.29%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) API Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Science
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCSP
1 1 (14.29%) CEH
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CISMP
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) CSIRT
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft