The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 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 Cheshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 48 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 17 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.14% 1.31% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 1.76% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 7
Average daily rate
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£335 £250 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -35.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 567 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 71.95% 74.51% 63.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 239 305
Average daily rate £390 £343 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% -4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 27
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £37.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.40 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Analysis
North West

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
Warrington - 6 £200 - 3
Alderley Edge - - - -
Chester - - - - 4
Knutsford - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Data Analysis
North West

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
6 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) Back Office
6 5 (14.29%) Banking
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Tableau
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (11.43%) QlikView
7 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) ETL
8 3 (8.57%) Trillium
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) TIBCO
8 3 (8.57%) Business Objects
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle
8 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.57%) BODI

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.71%) MS Project
5 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) QlikView
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.57%) BODI
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) MS Access
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Back Office
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Business Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Data Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Project Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Modeller
6 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Data Modeller
6 2 (5.71%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Process Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Project Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.71%) Statistics
2 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
1 5 (14.29%) Migration
1 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
2 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) ETL
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.57%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (8.57%) Analytics
3 3 (8.57%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (5.71%) Data Validation
4 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
4 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Tableau
3 3 (8.57%) Trillium
3 3 (8.57%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk
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