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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 111 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 47 76 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 2.04% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 2.64% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 27
Median daily rate £375 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £504 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.82 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.49% -28.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £22.76 £28.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £48.87 £71.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.15 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-37.11% -21.05%
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
3026 2878 2306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.80% 77.43% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1909 1707 1228
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 121 96
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +20.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 30 June 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -6 14 £363 +45.00% 1
Manchester -15 14 £358 +10.00% 11
Lancashire -9 8 £450 +18.81%
Merseyside -5 6 £290 +50.64% 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Finance
3 29 (30.21%) SQL
4 28 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (21.88%) ETL
5 21 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (17.71%) Oracle
7 16 (16.67%) Project Management
7 16 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 16 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 16 (16.67%) ServiceNow
7 16 (16.67%) Dynatrace
8 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
9 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (11.46%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.42%) ITIL
12 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
12 9 (9.38%) OO
12 9 (9.38%) Banking
12 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (9.38%) Analytics
12 9 (9.38%) Migration
12 9 (9.38%) Use Case
13 8 (8.33%) UML
13 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
13 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (7.29%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (7.29%) Apache
14 7 (7.29%) Unix
14 7 (7.29%) Windows

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (7.29%) Apache
2 5 (5.21%) SAS
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) FileNet
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.21%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) LAN
1 3 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.17%) Spatial Data
6 3 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.04%) Essbase
8 1 (1.04%) MS Access
8 1 (1.04%) OLAP
8 1 (1.04%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.04%) Power BI
8 1 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Cucumber
1 7 (7.29%) JIRA
2 5 (5.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.04%) Local Government
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (56.25%) Analyst
2 29 (30.21%) Business Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Service Manager
8 6 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Digital Business Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) XML
2 3 (3.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.08%) .NET
3 2 (2.08%) HTML
3 2 (2.08%) HTML5
3 2 (2.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.08%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.08%) Life Science
6 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.08%) NHS
6 2 (2.08%) Tandem
7 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.04%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Unix
1 7 (7.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.21%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Solaris
4 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (21.88%) ETL
4 16 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 16 (16.67%) Project Management
5 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
6 11 (11.46%) Business Analysis
7 10 (10.42%) ITIL
8 9 (9.38%) Analytics
8 9 (9.38%) Migration
8 9 (9.38%) OO
8 9 (9.38%) Use Case
9 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 8 (8.33%) UML
10 7 (7.29%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.29%) Data Migration
10 7 (7.29%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (7.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) Java
2 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.21%) Python
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.13%) VBA
5 2 (2.08%) JCL
5 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.04%) C#
6 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.08%) MCTS
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) CCDP
3 1 (1.04%) CCIP
3 1 (1.04%) CCNA
3 1 (1.04%) CCNP
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.04%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.04%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.04%) MCDST
3 1 (1.04%) MCITP
3 1 (1.04%) MCSA
3 1 (1.04%) MCSE
3 1 (1.04%) RHCE
3 1 (1.04%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.13%) SLA
4 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.04%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.21%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Oracle
2 16 (16.67%) Dynatrace
2 16 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.21%) Citrix
4 5 (5.21%) SaltStack
4 5 (5.21%) Talend
5 3 (3.13%) Informatica
5 3 (3.13%) Wyse
6 2 (2.08%) Ektron
6 2 (2.08%) Genesys
6 2 (2.08%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.08%) Trillium
6 2 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) BT
7 1 (1.04%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.04%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) Vertica
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