The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 31 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.15% 0.74% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.09% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
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£296 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-28.81% -19.17%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 183 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.54% 67.53% 65.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 96 144
Average daily rate £375 £407 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +12.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £276 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 27
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.00 £33.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mapping
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) WinForms
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) QMS
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Modbus
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WinForms
2 1 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mapping
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) QMS
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Google