Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analysis
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 53 55
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.18% 1.28% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.54% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £380 £406 £285
90th Percentile £515 £476 £450
East of England median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £33.70 £26.00
% change year-on-year -7.92% +29.62% -13.33%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 569 518 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 83.92% 83.15% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 329 384
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £269 £212 £240
90th Percentile £581 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.02 £13.55
90th Percentile £50.48 £43.11 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 6 £450 -
Dunstable - 1 £538 -
Data Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) ERwin
2 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Flow Diagram
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Talend