The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 26 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 10 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.33% 6.78% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 8.43% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 3
Average daily rate £375 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £358 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £19.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.88% -33.05%
Data Analysis
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 344 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.33% 80.37% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 228 145
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £16.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 8 £369 -13.23% 3
Towcester - 1 - -
Data Analysis
East Midlands

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) SAS
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
5 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (14.29%) SPSS
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Teradata
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) R
5 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) QA

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Process Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) R
2 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
2 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Teradata