The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 35 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.22% 1.32% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.92% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate £450 £366 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £353 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £379 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 156 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.28% 68.42% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 97 153
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 6
Average hourly rate £16.17 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.46% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.25 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £14.50 £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Analysis
East Midlands

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Northampton -4 7 £438 +25.00% 1
Data Analysis
East Midlands

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) SAS
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 2 (18.18%) PMI
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) RequisitePro
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Teradata
5 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (9.09%) OpenUP

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) RequisitePro
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle