The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 16 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.26% 0.85% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 1.00% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £365 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.99 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+26.88% -14.28%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 100 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 69.15% 85.47% 82.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 73 75
Median daily rate £425 £375 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 14
Median hourly rate £32.56 £23.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.07% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.84 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Chester region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 7 (70.00%) ETL
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (40.00%) Tableau
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) SAS
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Content Management

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Tester
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) DameWare
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) HP