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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 19 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.19% 13.02% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 15.60% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 1
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£351 £440 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.22% +76.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +43.42%
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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
134 141 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 80.24% 83.43% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 123 91
Average daily rate £370 £415 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.84% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
4 4 (26.67%) SAS
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB
7 1 (6.67%) PL/1
7 1 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (6.67%) OLAP
7 1 (6.67%) MS Project
7 1 (6.67%) MS Office
7 1 (6.67%) UNIX
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) ETL

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COREP
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft