Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 22 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 65 60
Rank change year-on-year -24 -5 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 47 46 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.99% 2.63% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.13% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 40
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £313 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% +40.35% +13.89%
10th Percentile £228 £301 £202
90th Percentile £490 £475 £422
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.71% +55.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £15.70 £34.50 £21.25
90th Percentile £26.15 £35.50 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £18.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.71% -18.13% -25.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1930 1472 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.71% 84.16% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 802 1108
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £235 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 60 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £9.72 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Milton Keynes -34 30 £370 -1.33% 3
High Wycombe -9 4 £250 -10.31%
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (31.91%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) Banking
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) Analytics
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle
6 10 (21.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (19.15%) Hadoop
7 9 (19.15%) Big Data
8 8 (17.02%) Data Ingestion
8 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.89%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (12.77%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (12.77%) Data Transformation
10 6 (12.77%) Kibana
10 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.77%) Linux
10 6 (12.77%) Unix
10 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (12.77%) Scrum
10 6 (12.77%) Retail
11 5 (10.64%) Logistics
11 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
11 5 (10.64%) MapReduce
11 5 (10.64%) Data Governance
11 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (10.64%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (10.64%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Big Data
1 9 (19.15%) Hadoop
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
3 5 (10.64%) PowerPivot
4 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.38%) Cloudera CDH
5 3 (6.38%) DB2
5 3 (6.38%) HBase
5 3 (6.38%) Impala
5 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.38%) Sqoop
6 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
6 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.26%) Power BI
6 2 (4.26%) QlikView
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (12.77%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
6 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Data Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Developer
6 3 (6.38%) SAS Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Unix Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (8.51%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
1 6 (12.77%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Analytics
2 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) Data Ingestion
3 7 (14.89%) Dashboard Development
4 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.77%) Data Transformation
4 6 (12.77%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Data Governance
5 5 (10.64%) Logistics
5 5 (10.64%) MapReduce
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Data Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) Use Case
6 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
7 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps
7 3 (6.38%) ETL
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) VBA
3 4 (8.51%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ACCA
3 1 (2.13%) CIMA
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.38%) PMO
3 2 (4.26%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Kibana
2 3 (6.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Cloudera
3 4 (8.51%) Tableau
4 2 (4.26%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.26%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.13%) IFS
5 1 (2.13%) Maxymiser
5 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.13%) Optimizely