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 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 81 84 108
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 78 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 1.60% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.18% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 28 12
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£350 £333 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £60.60 £57.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% +185.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +50.00%
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
2940 2205 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.80% 73.43% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1188 983
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 102 90
Average hourly rate £37.97 £28.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.05% +36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 26 £350 +7.69% 9
Merseyside +3 15 £155 -22.50% 8
Cheshire -16 13 £215 -35.82% 4
Lancashire +15 11 £394 -1.56% 3
Cumbria -20 1 - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 62 (36.47%) SQL
2 50 (29.41%) Finance
3 43 (25.29%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (21.18%) SQL Server
5 34 (20.00%) Migration
6 32 (18.82%) Microsoft
7 31 (18.24%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (15.88%) ETL
9 26 (15.29%) MS Excel
9 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (14.12%) SAS
11 22 (12.94%) UNIX
12 21 (12.35%) Banking
12 21 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (12.35%) Analytics
13 20 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (11.18%) Base SAS
14 19 (11.18%) Windows
15 17 (10.00%) Oracle
15 17 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 16 (9.41%) Validation
17 15 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (8.24%) IBM
19 13 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (7.65%) Mainframe
19 13 (7.65%) IBM Mainframe
19 13 (7.65%) Data Extraction
20 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
20 12 (7.06%) Business Analysis
20 12 (7.06%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (14.12%) SAS
2 7 (4.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.18%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.71%) MS Office
4 4 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Primavera
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.18%) Agresso
1 2 (1.18%) SAP HCM
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.59%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.18%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) DNS
2 2 (1.18%) 3G
2 2 (1.18%) 2G
2 2 (1.18%) 4G
3 1 (0.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.24%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (11.18%) Base SAS
6 17 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 11 (6.47%) QlikView
7 11 (6.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.12%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.53%) Ingres
10 6 (3.53%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.53%) DB2
10 6 (3.53%) Informix
10 6 (3.53%) MS Access
11 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.35%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.59%) ERwin
4 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (29.41%) Finance
2 21 (12.35%) Banking
3 10 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.29%) Retail
5 8 (4.71%) Marketing
6 5 (2.94%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Electronics
8 2 (1.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (54.71%) Analyst
2 46 (27.06%) Data Analyst
3 30 (17.65%) Developer
4 23 (13.53%) Business Analyst
5 16 (9.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 14 (8.24%) SAS Developer
7 11 (6.47%) Consultant
8 9 (5.29%) Architect
8 9 (5.29%) Designer
9 7 (4.12%) Exchange Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Migration Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.53%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.53%) Information Analyst
11 5 (2.94%) Insight Analyst
11 5 (2.94%) Project Engineer
12 4 (2.35%) Business Consultant
12 4 (2.35%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) .NET
1 6 (3.53%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.76%) jQuery
2 3 (1.76%) HTML
3 2 (1.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.18%) Akka
3 2 (1.18%) Play Framework
3 2 (1.18%) RESTful
3 2 (1.18%) CSS
3 2 (1.18%) JSON
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.59%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.59%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.65%) IBM Mainframe
2 13 (7.65%) Data Extraction
2 13 (7.65%) Mainframe
3 11 (6.47%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.88%) NHS
5 7 (4.12%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.53%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.94%) GIS
8 4 (2.35%) User Experience
9 3 (1.76%) Informatics
10 2 (1.18%) Statistics
10 2 (1.18%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.18%) DTV
10 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) BYOD
11 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.94%) UNIX
2 19 (11.18%) Windows
3 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.94%) AIX
5 2 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.29%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (20.00%) Migration
3 27 (15.88%) ETL
4 21 (12.35%) Analytics
5 16 (9.41%) Validation
6 15 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (7.06%) Data Modelling
8 12 (7.06%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.47%) Data Migration
9 11 (6.47%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.47%) Data Management
10 10 (5.88%) Data Validation
11 9 (5.29%) Project Planning
11 9 (5.29%) System Testing
11 9 (5.29%) Project Management
11 9 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.12%) TDD
13 6 (3.53%) Zachman Framework
13 6 (3.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.47%) SQL
2 12 (7.06%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.71%) REXX
4 7 (4.12%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.53%) VBA
6 5 (2.94%) VB
6 5 (2.94%) C#
7 3 (1.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.18%) C++
8 2 (1.18%) Java
8 2 (1.18%) Python
8 2 (1.18%) Scala
9 1 (0.59%) R
9 1 (0.59%) X++
9 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.35%) Degree
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
4 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.00%) Oracle
3 14 (8.24%) IBM
4 9 (5.29%) Teradata
5 8 (4.71%) SAP
6 7 (4.12%) VMware
7 6 (3.53%) Sybase
8 5 (2.94%) Talend
9 4 (2.35%) Cognos
10 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.18%) Cisco
11 2 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.18%) Adobe
12 1 (0.59%) Informatica
12 1 (0.59%) Remedy
12 1 (0.59%) McAfee
12 1 (0.59%) BT
12 1 (0.59%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.59%) Siebel
12 1 (0.59%) Rapid7
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