The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £185 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 81 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 70.81% 69.23% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 22 18
Average daily rate £300 £308 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Analysis
Leicestershire

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) OLAP
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
4 5 (41.67%) Star Schema
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Data Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) TickIT
5 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Marketing
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (41.67%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) OLAP
1 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (41.67%) Star Schema
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) OBIEE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Report Writer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) TickIT
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie