The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 34 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 19 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.08% 0.71% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 0.96% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 6
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£400 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +38.88%
Data Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
417 208 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.48% 73.76% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 117 189
Average daily rate £425 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £17.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £44.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 9 £400 -
Luton -23 1 - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis.

1 16 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (40.00%) Migration
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle
4 11 (36.67%) Performance Management
5 10 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Data Entry
8 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
9 6 (20.00%) Use Case
10 5 (16.67%) Retail
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) MS Access
11 4 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (13.33%) Tableau
11 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
11 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.00%) VBA
12 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
13 2 (6.67%) Change Management
13 2 (6.67%) Cognos
13 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
13 2 (6.67%) XML
13 2 (6.67%) XSLT
13 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) MS Access
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Report Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) XSLT
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (40.00%) Migration
3 11 (36.67%) Performance Management
4 10 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Data Entry
7 6 (20.00%) Use Case
8 4 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
9 2 (6.67%) Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
9 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Change Management
10 1 (3.33%) ETL
10 1 (3.33%) Scrum
10 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) DO-160
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Tableau
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
4 2 (6.67%) Cognos