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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 36 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.84% 2.81% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.53% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£419 £450 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £434 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -43.10%
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
355 312 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.80% 79.59% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 194 91
Average daily rate £475 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £507 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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
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 30 March 2015. 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 - 1 £413 -
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
3 5 (31.25%) Tableau
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) VBA
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
6 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
7 1 (6.25%) Retail
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) CorVu
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Cognos

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) CorVu
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.25%) V-Model
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica