The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 63 65
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 41 76 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.02% 2.52% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.05% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 46 38
Median daily rate £425 £431 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +4.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £538 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £51.00 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 - £19.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1699 2488 1862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.65% 82.63% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1486 1172
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 53 75
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Birmingham +13 11 £425 -8.10% 12
Warwickshire -1 11 £190 -54.62% 3
Coventry 0 8 £425 +6.25% 2
Solihull +17 4 £565 - 6
Shropshire +15 4 £488 +6.14% 2
Wolverhampton 0 1 £350 -18.98%
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 25 (30.49%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (26.83%) Google
3 18 (21.95%) Google Analytics
4 17 (20.73%) Java
5 14 (17.07%) SQL
5 14 (17.07%) SAS
5 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.07%) Big Data
6 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
6 13 (15.85%) Oracle
7 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
7 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
8 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
8 10 (12.20%) Hadoop
8 10 (12.20%) jQuery
8 10 (12.20%) Web Analytics
8 10 (12.20%) Linux
9 9 (10.98%) Perl
9 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (10.98%) Degree
9 9 (10.98%) Scala
9 9 (10.98%) Data Analytics
9 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
9 9 (10.98%) User Experience
10 8 (9.76%) Digital Analytics
10 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.76%) Node.js

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (17.07%) SAS
2 6 (7.32%) nginx
2 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.88%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.88%) JBoss
3 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.66%) WildFly
5 2 (2.44%) Apache
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.44%) CMS
5 2 (2.44%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.22%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.32%) GitHub
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (2.44%) AdWords
6 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.22%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.22%) IaaS
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Office 365
6 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
1 6 (7.32%) SSL
1 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.88%) 3G
2 4 (4.88%) 4G
2 4 (4.88%) 5G
2 4 (4.88%) Bluetooth
2 4 (4.88%) LAN
2 4 (4.88%) RFID
2 4 (4.88%) WAN
2 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (4.88%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) Big Data
2 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.20%) Hadoop
3 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.76%) MySQL
5 5 (6.10%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.10%) QlikView
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.88%) Power BI
6 4 (4.88%) SAP BW
7 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.66%) Base SAS
7 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.66%) SAP HANA
7 3 (3.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.32%) Ant
3 6 (7.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (7.32%) Gatling
3 6 (7.32%) Grunt
3 6 (7.32%) gulp
3 6 (7.32%) IntelliJ
3 6 (7.32%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (7.32%) Selenium
3 6 (7.32%) Sublime Text
4 4 (4.88%) JUnit
5 3 (3.66%) CA Gen
5 3 (3.66%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.66%) ClearQuest
5 3 (3.66%) Hudson
5 3 (3.66%) JBehave
6 2 (2.44%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.44%) Subversion
6 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.32%) Automotive
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Architect
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Analytics Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Scala Developer
7 5 (6.10%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Web Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Web Analytics Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Web Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Digital Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.66%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) jQuery
2 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.76%) CSS
2 8 (9.76%) HTML
2 8 (9.76%) Node.js
2 8 (9.76%) RESTful
3 7 (8.54%) J2EE
4 6 (7.32%) Gherkin
4 6 (7.32%) Laravel
4 6 (7.32%) Servlets
5 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.88%) Spring
6 3 (3.66%) HornetQ
6 3 (3.66%) HTML5
6 3 (3.66%) Java EE
6 3 (3.66%) JAX-RS
6 3 (3.66%) JMS
6 3 (3.66%) LAMP
6 3 (3.66%) RESTEasy
6 3 (3.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 3 (3.66%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.22%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.66%) Android
4 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.20%) Web Analytics
5 9 (10.98%) Data Analytics
5 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.76%) Digital Analytics
6 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.32%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (7.32%) Benchmarking
7 6 (7.32%) CRM
7 6 (7.32%) DevOps
7 6 (7.32%) Open Source
7 6 (7.32%) Visualisation
8 5 (6.10%) Business Forecasting
8 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
8 5 (6.10%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.10%) Scrum
8 5 (6.10%) TDD
8 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) Java
2 14 (17.07%) SQL
3 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.98%) Perl
4 9 (10.98%) Scala
5 8 (9.76%) Python
6 7 (8.54%) C#
7 6 (7.32%) Groovy
7 6 (7.32%) Haskell
7 6 (7.32%) PHP
7 6 (7.32%) Ruby
8 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.44%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.44%) PROC SQL
10 2 (2.44%) SAS Macro
11 1 (1.22%) R
11 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) CISA
3 1 (1.22%) CISM
3 1 (1.22%) CISSP
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) GPG13
3 1 (1.22%) IFRS
3 1 (1.22%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Grafana
1 6 (7.32%) Kibana
2 3 (3.66%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Google
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.85%) Oracle
4 8 (9.76%) Tableau
5 7 (8.54%) SAP
6 6 (7.32%) Coremetrics
7 4 (4.88%) webMethods
8 3 (3.66%) Adobe
8 3 (3.66%) BEA
8 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 3 (3.66%) Informatica
8 3 (3.66%) Pega
9 2 (2.44%) Apple
9 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.44%) Omniture
9 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.44%) Splunk
9 2 (2.44%) Tealium
10 1 (1.22%) Cognos
10 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
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