The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 36 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.36% 0.86% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.35% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£440 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
409 148 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.35% 63.52% 75.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 76 138
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Analysis
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Luton - 8 £440 - 2
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (78.26%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (43.48%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Data Entry
4 7 (30.43%) Change Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
5 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Revenue Management
6 5 (21.74%) Use Case
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
9 2 (8.70%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
9 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
9 2 (8.70%) Mercator
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
9 2 (8.70%) Retail
9 2 (8.70%) Adobe
9 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
9 2 (8.70%) Cognos
9 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) XML
9 2 (8.70%) XSLT

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Agresso
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Analyst
2 18 (78.26%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Report Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) XSLT
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (43.48%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Change Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Entry
5 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
6 5 (21.74%) Use Case
6 5 (21.74%) Revenue Management
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
7 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.35%) ERP
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) DO-160
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (8.70%) Mercator
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP