The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 85 83 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 57 46 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.75% 1.64% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.22% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 16
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -22.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £414 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £333 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.15% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Average hourly rate £31.20 £61.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.26% +173.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £22.70 £16.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £100.30 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-43.05% +80.00%
Data Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2377 2073 2029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.03% 73.75% 66.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1411 1029 1019
Average daily rate £378 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 125 96
Average hourly rate £28.13 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £44.90 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +19 20 £413 +10.00% 3
Lancashire -13 16 £420 +29.23% 2
Manchester -17 11 £345 +17.94% 13
Merseyside 0 4 £275 +10.00% 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 43 (41.35%) SQL
2 35 (33.65%) Finance
3 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 27 (25.96%) Oracle
4 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
5 25 (24.04%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (17.31%) Data Modelling
8 18 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (13.46%) Business Analysis
11 14 (13.46%) Migration
12 13 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (11.54%) ETL
14 11 (10.58%) Data Migration
15 10 (9.62%) Data Mapping
15 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
15 10 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (9.62%) SAP
16 9 (8.65%) Business Objects
16 9 (8.65%) Cognos
16 9 (8.65%) Project Management
16 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
16 9 (8.65%) Dimensional Modelling
16 9 (8.65%) MS PowerPoint
17 8 (7.69%) Analytics

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) SAS
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.92%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.92%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
7 8 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (4.81%) OLAP
9 5 (4.81%) MS Access
10 4 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.85%) Data Mart
10 4 (3.85%) BODI
10 4 (3.85%) QlikView
10 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (2.88%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.96%) Toad
3 1 (0.96%) LSMW
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 35 (33.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Banking
2 7 (6.73%) Marketing
3 5 (4.81%) Back Office
3 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.85%) Law
5 3 (2.88%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.92%) Local Government
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (54.81%) Analyst
2 31 (29.81%) Data Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Developer
4 14 (13.46%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Consultant
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Information Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Procurement Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (2.88%) DBA
9 3 (2.88%) Architect
9 3 (2.88%) Business Consultant
9 3 (2.88%) SQL DBA
9 3 (2.88%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) Lead Architect
9 3 (2.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) .NET
2 2 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) ODBC
3 1 (0.96%) BAPI
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.73%) Data Extraction
4 5 (4.81%) NHS
4 5 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.85%) Statistics
6 3 (2.88%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.96%) Economics
7 1 (0.96%) GIS
7 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.85%) UNIX
2 3 (2.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (17.31%) Data Modelling
3 14 (13.46%) Migration
3 14 (13.46%) Business Analysis
4 13 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (11.54%) ETL
6 11 (10.58%) Data Migration
7 10 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.62%) Data Mapping
8 9 (8.65%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (8.65%) Project Management
9 8 (7.69%) Validation
9 8 (7.69%) Analytics
10 6 (5.77%) Time Management
10 6 (5.77%) Six Sigma
11 5 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.81%) Asset Management
12 4 (3.85%) ITIL
12 4 (3.85%) Performance Management
12 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
2 7 (6.73%) VB
2 7 (6.73%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.81%) VBA
4 4 (3.85%) ABAP
5 3 (2.88%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) C
6 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) Degree
3 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) MCSE
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.92%) ISEB
5 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) IIBA
5 2 (1.92%) CBAP
5 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Oracle
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) SAP
3 9 (8.65%) Cognos
3 9 (8.65%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.81%) Trillium
5 4 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.85%) Tableau
6 3 (2.88%) Capita
6 3 (2.88%) Northgate
6 3 (2.88%) Cisco
7 2 (1.92%) IBM
7 2 (1.92%) Informatica
7 2 (1.92%) Civica
7 2 (1.92%) Comino
7 2 (1.92%) Anite
7 2 (1.92%) Teradata
7 2 (1.92%) Orchard
7 2 (1.92%) Talend
Warrington, Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £378 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Merseyside
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £17.50 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago