The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 70 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 18 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 0.92% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.29% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Average daily rate
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£260 £319 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% -12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £290 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +80.00%
Data Analysis
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
929 697 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 75.53% 71.12% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 351 325
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 51
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +34.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £63.55 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Milton Keynes -2 14 £260 -16.80% 2
Aylesbury - - - -
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) Data Management
5 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
6 4 (12.12%) MS Access
6 4 (12.12%) SAS
6 4 (12.12%) Validation
6 4 (12.12%) Banking
6 4 (12.12%) System Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) Advertising
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
7 3 (9.09%) UNIX
7 3 (9.09%) Windows
7 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.06%) Perl
8 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (6.06%) C
8 2 (6.06%) C#
8 2 (6.06%) COBOL
8 2 (6.06%) VB
8 2 (6.06%) VBA

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (12.12%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) ResourceLink
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) 2G
1 2 (6.06%) 3G
1 2 (6.06%) GPRS
1 2 (6.06%) GSM
1 2 (6.06%) UMTS
1 2 (6.06%) LTE
2 1 (3.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MS Access
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) Ingres
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Toad
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Advertising
4 2 (6.06%) Automotive
4 2 (6.06%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Analyst
2 16 (48.48%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) HR Data Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Operations Support Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) jQuery
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) XHTML
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.03%) Java SE
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Data Management
2 4 (12.12%) Validation
2 4 (12.12%) System Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.06%) SOA
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Workflow
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) BPR
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (6.06%) Data Validation
4 2 (6.06%) Data Mapping
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (3.03%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) COBOL
3 2 (6.06%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) VBA
3 2 (6.06%) VB6
4 1 (3.03%) Scala
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) DO-160
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Northgate
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Mapinfo
3 1 (3.03%) SAP