Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 18 November 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 103 56
Rank change year-on-year +40 -47 +81
Contract jobs citing Analytics 140 112 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.21% 2.05% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 2.43% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 69 176
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £263
90th Percentile £663 £525 £575
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -20.36% -
England median hourly rate £31.31 £21.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year +45.63% -14.85% +26.25%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3644 4610 5171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.44% 84.19% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 3014 3558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £35.07
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Yorkshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +39 107 £457 +14.13% 20
South Yorkshire +23 30 £610 +43.53% 2
North Yorkshire +8 3 £325 -13.33% 1
Humberside -1 1 £400 +6.67%
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 50 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.14%) Finance
3 32 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (19.29%) SQL
4 27 (19.29%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (18.57%) Hadoop
6 25 (17.86%) Big Data
6 25 (17.86%) Linux
6 25 (17.86%) Banking
7 23 (16.43%) Shell Script
7 23 (16.43%) Data Analytics
8 22 (15.71%) Apache Hive
8 22 (15.71%) User Experience
9 21 (15.00%) SAS
10 20 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (14.29%) Degree
11 19 (13.57%) Python
11 19 (13.57%) HBase
12 17 (12.14%) Management Information System
12 17 (12.14%) Oracle
12 17 (12.14%) Data Modelling
12 17 (12.14%) Open Source
13 16 (11.43%) Splunk
13 16 (11.43%) DevOps
13 16 (11.43%) Apache Spark
13 16 (11.43%) ETL
13 16 (11.43%) Information Security
14 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
14 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
14 15 (10.71%) Sqoop

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (15.00%) SAS
2 16 (11.43%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.71%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.00%) Confluence
5 5 (3.57%) Jupyter
6 2 (1.43%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Actimize
1 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.71%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) GitHub
2 7 (5.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.14%) SaaS
4 2 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.71%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) LAN
1 13 (9.29%) VPN
1 13 (9.29%) WAN
2 6 (4.29%) SMS
3 3 (2.14%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.43%) NAS
4 2 (1.43%) SAN
5 1 (0.71%) Internet
5 1 (0.71%) LDAP
5 1 (0.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.57%) Hadoop
2 25 (17.86%) Big Data
3 22 (15.71%) Apache Hive
4 20 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (13.57%) HBase
6 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 15 (10.71%) Sqoop
7 14 (10.00%) Impala
8 10 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (5.71%) Pentaho
9 8 (5.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 7 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (5.00%) Data Lake
10 7 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
12 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
12 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) JIRA
2 11 (7.86%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 6 (4.29%) Axure RP
4 6 (4.29%) ERwin
4 6 (4.29%) HP UFT
4 6 (4.29%) Selenium
5 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.71%) JMeter
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 38 (27.14%) Finance
2 25 (17.86%) Banking
3 14 (10.00%) Marketing
4 8 (5.71%) Publishing
4 8 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.29%) Retail
6 4 (2.86%) Electronics
6 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.14%) Billing
7 3 (2.14%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.14%) Legal
7 3 (2.14%) Military
8 2 (1.43%) Games
8 2 (1.43%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (15.00%) Analyst
1 21 (15.00%) User Researcher
2 18 (12.86%) Architect
3 15 (10.71%) Developer
4 13 (9.29%) Administrator
5 12 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) Data Architect
6 11 (7.86%) Digital User Researcher
7 9 (6.43%) SAS Administrator
8 8 (5.71%) Designer
9 7 (5.00%) Senior SAS Administrator
9 7 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Splunk Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.29%) Lead Data Architect
10 6 (4.29%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.29%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.29%) Kafka
1 13 (9.29%) Spark Streaming
2 12 (8.57%) Sensu
3 9 (6.43%) .NET
4 7 (5.00%) Node.js
5 5 (3.57%) CSS
5 5 (3.57%) HTML
5 5 (3.57%) REST
6 4 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.14%) Web Services
8 2 (1.43%) Akka
8 2 (1.43%) jQuery
8 2 (1.43%) MDX
8 2 (1.43%) React
8 2 (1.43%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.43%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.71%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.71%) Laravel
9 1 (0.71%) RESTful
9 1 (0.71%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (15.71%) User Experience
3 17 (12.14%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.43%) Blog
5 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.14%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.43%) iPad
7 2 (1.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.71%) IVR
8 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.86%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Windows
3 8 (5.71%) Unix
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.43%) SUSE
6 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (16.43%) Data Analytics
4 17 (12.14%) Data Modelling
4 17 (12.14%) Open Source
5 16 (11.43%) DevOps
5 16 (11.43%) ETL
5 16 (11.43%) Information Security
6 15 (10.71%) MapReduce
7 14 (10.00%) Psychology
7 14 (10.00%) Usability Testing
8 13 (9.29%) Big Data Analytics
8 13 (9.29%) Configuration Management
8 13 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.29%) Data Strategy
8 13 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (9.29%) Prototyping
9 12 (8.57%) Web Analytics
10 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.29%) SQL
2 23 (16.43%) Shell Script
3 19 (13.57%) Python
4 10 (7.14%) Java
5 9 (6.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.57%) Scala
7 3 (2.14%) C
7 3 (2.14%) ES6
7 3 (2.14%) R
7 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.43%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.43%) Clojure
8 2 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.29%) ISEB
3 6 (4.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.14%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.14%) CCA
4 3 (2.14%) CCAA
4 3 (2.14%) CCEA
4 3 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.14%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) MCDST
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) PhD
5 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PMP
5 1 (0.71%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.29%) QA
3 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.14%) PMO
3 3 (2.14%) SLA
4 2 (1.43%) GCP
5 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.71%) IFRS
5 1 (0.71%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 14 (10.00%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.14%) XenApp
4 2 (1.43%) HDFS
4 2 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Prometheus
2 8 (5.71%) Ansible
3 6 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.14%) EdgeSight
4 3 (2.14%) SCCM
5 2 (1.43%) Grafana
5 2 (1.43%) Kibana
5 2 (1.43%) Oozie
5 2 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Oracle
2 16 (11.43%) Splunk
3 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.14%) Tableau
5 9 (6.43%) Google
6 8 (5.71%) HP
6 8 (5.71%) Informatica
6 8 (5.71%) SAP
7 6 (4.29%) CA
8 5 (3.57%) Cisco
9 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.86%) IBM
10 3 (2.14%) Adobe
10 3 (2.14%) Citrix
10 3 (2.14%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.14%) Xerox
11 2 (1.43%) Datameer
11 2 (1.43%) Logi
11 2 (1.43%) Optimizely
11 2 (1.43%) Talend