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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 94 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 59 88 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.70% 2.03% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.52% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 58 26
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £159 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £52.13 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.98% +10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £37.50 £46.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £95.44 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -13.46%
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
2829 3493 2337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.36% 80.76% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1777 2136 1297
Median daily rate £400 £405 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 136 102
Median hourly rate £21.52 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.19% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Manchester -8 23 £238 -36.66% 7
Cheshire +13 15 £406 +88.95% 5
Merseyside 0 9 £510 +218.75% 1
Lancashire +5 2 - - 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (34.65%) Finance
1 44 (34.65%) SQL
2 39 (30.71%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (26.77%) ETL
5 26 (20.47%) Oracle
6 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (17.32%) Visualisation
7 21 (16.54%) Project Management
8 19 (14.96%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
10 17 (13.39%) Data Modelling
10 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
10 17 (13.39%) Analytics
11 16 (12.60%) ServiceNow
11 16 (12.60%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (12.60%) Dynatrace
12 15 (11.81%) Migration
13 14 (11.02%) Service Delivery
13 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
13 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (9.45%) Data Integration
16 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (8.66%) Banking
16 11 (8.66%) Data Management
16 11 (8.66%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (7.87%) Cucumber
17 10 (7.87%) Data Migration
17 10 (7.87%) ITIL

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 (5.51%) Apache
1 7 (5.51%) SAS
2 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) FileNet
3 2 (1.57%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
2 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.94%) IaaS
2 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) LAN
1 4 (3.15%) WAN
2 2 (1.57%) DNS
2 2 (1.57%) Firewall
2 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.96%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.94%) Data Mining
6 5 (3.94%) MySQL
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (3.15%) Big Data
8 3 (2.36%) BigQuery
8 3 (2.36%) MS Access
8 3 (2.36%) Power BI
8 3 (2.36%) QlikView
8 3 (2.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (2.36%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (5.51%) JIRA
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (34.65%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (45.67%) Analyst
2 22 (17.32%) Business Analyst
2 22 (17.32%) Data Analyst
3 21 (16.54%) Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Data Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Tester
8 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.72%) ETL Tester
8 6 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.72%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Oracle Project Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) XML
2 2 (1.57%) .NET
2 2 (1.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) GWT
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) Qt
3 1 (0.79%) REST
3 1 (0.79%) SOAP
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Visualisation
2 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.45%) Data Integration
4 7 (5.51%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.94%) Credit Risk
5 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.36%) NHS
7 2 (1.57%) Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.57%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.57%) Life Science
7 2 (1.57%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.57%) Tandem
8 1 (0.79%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Unix
1 8 (6.30%) Windows
2 6 (4.72%) Linux
3 2 (1.57%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.71%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.77%) ETL
4 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.54%) Project Management
6 17 (13.39%) Analytics
6 17 (13.39%) Data Modelling
7 16 (12.60%) Data Visualisation
8 15 (11.81%) Migration
9 14 (11.02%) Service Delivery
10 11 (8.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.66%) Data Management
11 10 (7.87%) Data Migration
11 10 (7.87%) ITIL
12 9 (7.09%) Business Analysis
12 9 (7.09%) Use Case
13 8 (6.30%) Data Acquisition
13 8 (6.30%) Data Mapping
13 8 (6.30%) UML
14 7 (5.51%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.65%) SQL
2 9 (7.09%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.51%) Java
4 6 (4.72%) Python
4 6 (4.72%) VBA
5 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.57%) C#
6 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.57%) JCL
6 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) ABAP
7 1 (0.79%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.79%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Degree
1 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.57%) BC Cleared
2 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) ACSA
3 1 (0.79%) ACSP
3 1 (0.79%) CCDP
3 1 (0.79%) CCIP
3 1 (0.79%) CCNA
3 1 (0.79%) CCNP
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.79%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.79%) MCDST
3 1 (0.79%) MCSA
3 1 (0.79%) MCSE
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) RHCE
3 1 (0.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.15%) ISO20022
3 3 (2.36%) SLA
4 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (20.47%) Oracle
2 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.60%) Dynatrace
3 16 (12.60%) ServiceNow
4 8 (6.30%) Talend
5 6 (4.72%) Citrix
5 6 (4.72%) Hyperion
6 5 (3.94%) SaltStack
7 4 (3.15%) Google
7 4 (3.15%) SAP
7 4 (3.15%) Wyse
8 3 (2.36%) Informatica
8 3 (2.36%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.36%) Tableau
9 2 (1.57%) Ektron
9 2 (1.57%) Genesys
9 2 (1.57%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.57%) Trillium
9 2 (1.57%) VMware
10 1 (0.79%) EXASOL
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