Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 22 April 2019 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.09% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 0.47% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 - £370
10th Percentile £370 - £360
90th Percentile £450 - £380
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +8.00% +27.49%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 166 212 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 85.57% 78.81% 75.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 137 173
Staffordshire median daily rate £366 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +9.49% -2.14%
10th Percentile £185 £263 £212
90th Percentile £460 £471 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 17
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £18.51 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.11% -25.96% +101.21%
10th Percentile £16.35 £11.17 £16.44
90th Percentile £58.00 £47.88 £73.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.70 £19.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year -9.23% -6.02% +15.28%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Staffordshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Staffordshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in Staffordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Staffordshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Lichfield - 2 £388 - 1
Stafford - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - - 1
Analytics
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) PhD
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Controller
3 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Matplotlib
2 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
1 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) R
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PhD
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau