The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 June 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
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 9
Contract jobs citing Analytics 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 8.43% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.09% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.31% +7.89%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30 77 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 76.92% 92.77% 67.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 381 40
Median daily rate £350 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% +46.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £1,000 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Stockport

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Stockport

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

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree