The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
North West / Cheshire
Rank 37 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 11 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.27% 1.00% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 1.27% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Median daily rate £403 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £282 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £730 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.39 £16.30 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -38.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
381 710 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.72% 78.63% 80.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 456 336
Median daily rate £410 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 31
Median hourly rate £20.33 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 6 £401 -27.04% 2
Warrington +18 2 £503 -49.75%
Knutsford - 1 £375 -
Northwich - 1 - -
Data Analysis
North West

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) ETL
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (22.22%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
7 5 (18.52%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (18.52%) REST
8 4 (14.81%) Tableau
8 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
8 4 (14.81%) Analytics
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) UML
9 3 (11.11%) Open Source
9 3 (11.11%) Use Case
9 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
9 3 (11.11%) User Stories
10 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
10 2 (7.41%) Big Data
10 2 (7.41%) Data Structures

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SAS EBI
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Developer
4 4 (14.81%) ETL Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
6 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Integration Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) REST
2 5 (18.52%) SOAP
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) ETL
3 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Use Case
6 3 (11.11%) User Stories
7 2 (7.41%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Tableau
2 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Talend