The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 15 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.93% 3.77% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 4.76% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Average daily rate £405 £450 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +140.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £395 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £470 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £358 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £19.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.88% -33.05%
Data Analysis
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 126 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 83.17% 79.25% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 114 92
Average daily rate £373 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £509 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk
2 5 (55.56%) Data Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) SAS
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) OLAP
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (22.22%) ETL Development
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Legal

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) OLAP
1 4 (44.44%) OLAP Cube
1 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) AIX
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (22.22%) ETL Development
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA