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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 50 66 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 18 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.28% 1.14% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.33% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 12
Median daily rate £413 £230 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.34% -42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.72 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-30.36% +41.82%
Data Analysis
North West

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
679 977 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.84% 85.33% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 671 320
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £602 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 41
Median hourly rate £21.02 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 8 £325 - 2
Warrington +14 6 £425 - 1
Widnes - 1 £350 -
Data Analysis
North West

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) ETL
4 16 (35.56%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (31.11%) ServiceNow
5 14 (31.11%) Dynatrace
6 13 (28.89%) Visualisation
6 13 (28.89%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
8 7 (15.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (15.56%) Talend
9 6 (13.33%) Analytics
9 6 (13.33%) Data Structures
9 6 (13.33%) Data Integration
10 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (11.11%) Infographics
11 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
11 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
11 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
11 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.89%) Use Case
11 4 (8.89%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (8.89%) XML
11 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
11 4 (8.89%) UML
11 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (6.67%) Scrum
12 3 (6.67%) Data Mining

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 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
2 7 (15.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Tester
4 7 (15.56%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (15.56%) ETL Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 5 (11.11%) ETL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Data Modeller
7 4 (8.89%) Talend Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) ETL Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Integration Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) REST
2 2 (4.44%) SOAP
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Visualisation
2 6 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 6 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) ETL
3 16 (35.56%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (28.89%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (13.33%) Analytics
7 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.11%) Infographics
8 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
8 4 (8.89%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.89%) UML
8 4 (8.89%) Use Case
9 3 (6.67%) Kanban
9 3 (6.67%) Open Source
9 3 (6.67%) Scrum
9 3 (6.67%) User Stories
10 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Dynatrace
1 14 (31.11%) ServiceNow
2 7 (15.56%) Talend
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau
4 1 (2.22%) Vertica