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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 98 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 67 86 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.69% 2.34% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 3.02% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 30
Median daily rate £375 £354 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £15.06 £47.99 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.61% -4.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.97 £23.15
% change year-on-year
-33.23% -9.41%
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
3234 2852 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.81% 77.54% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2013 1642 1204
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 139 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -7 23 £500 +36.05% 1
Manchester -37 18 £358 +9.16% 12
Lancashire +6 10 £450 +63.63% 1
Merseyside -2 8 £275 - 5
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.47%) SQL
4 25 (24.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (21.57%) Project Management
6 20 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (16.67%) Oracle
8 16 (15.69%) ETL
8 16 (15.69%) Visualisation
8 16 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
8 16 (15.69%) ServiceNow
8 16 (15.69%) Dynatrace
9 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
10 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
11 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 12 (11.76%) Open Source
11 12 (11.76%) Banking
11 12 (11.76%) Service Design
11 12 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.80%) Data Quality
13 9 (8.82%) Analytics
13 9 (8.82%) Migration
13 9 (8.82%) OO
14 8 (7.84%) ITIL
14 8 (7.84%) Java
14 8 (7.84%) Python
14 8 (7.84%) Retail

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 (6.86%) Apache
1 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) SAS
3 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.96%) FileNet
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.96%) MS Project
5 1 (0.98%) MS Office
5 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) IaaS
2 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) DNS
1 2 (1.96%) Firewall
1 2 (1.96%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.90%) MS Access
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.98%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.98%) Essbase
8 1 (0.98%) OLAP
8 1 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.98%) Power BI
8 1 (0.98%) QlikView
8 1 (0.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) JIRA
2 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.96%) JUnit
3 2 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.98%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
4 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Law
5 2 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (55.88%) Analyst
2 33 (32.35%) Business Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Data Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (9.80%) Developer
5 10 (9.80%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Technical Business Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.90%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Information Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Web Services
1 5 (4.90%) XML
2 3 (2.94%) CSS
3 2 (1.96%) .NET
3 2 (1.96%) HTML
3 2 (1.96%) HTML5
3 2 (1.96%) Swing
4 1 (0.98%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.98%) Grails
4 1 (0.98%) JSON
4 1 (0.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Visualisation
2 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.92%) NHS
5 3 (2.94%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Clustering
6 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.96%) Tandem
7 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Unix
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Solaris
4 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (21.57%) Project Management
4 20 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (15.69%) ETL
6 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
7 12 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
7 12 (11.76%) Open Source
7 12 (11.76%) Service Design
8 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.82%) Analytics
9 9 (8.82%) Migration
9 9 (8.82%) OO
10 8 (7.84%) ITIL
10 8 (7.84%) Use Case
11 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.47%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) Java
2 8 (7.84%) Python
3 7 (6.86%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.94%) C++
6 3 (2.94%) VBA
7 2 (1.96%) JCL
7 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.98%) C#
8 1 (0.98%) Groovy
8 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.98%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.96%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) MCTS
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.98%) ACSA
4 1 (0.98%) CCDP
4 1 (0.98%) CCIP
4 1 (0.98%) CCNA
4 1 (0.98%) CCNP
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.98%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.98%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.98%) MCDST
4 1 (0.98%) MCITP
4 1 (0.98%) MCSA
4 1 (0.98%) MCSE
4 1 (0.98%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.98%) Basel II
5 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.90%) Puppet
2 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) Dynatrace
2 16 (15.69%) ServiceNow
3 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.90%) SaltStack
5 3 (2.94%) Citrix
5 3 (2.94%) Informatica
6 2 (1.96%) BT
6 2 (1.96%) Ektron
6 2 (1.96%) Genesys
6 2 (1.96%) HP
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.96%) Talend
6 2 (1.96%) Trillium
6 2 (1.96%) VMware
7 1 (0.98%) EMC
7 1 (0.98%) EXASOL
7 1 (0.98%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.98%) Rally
7 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds
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