Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 94 60
Rank change year-on-year -4 -34 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 19 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.06% 1.74% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.12% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 26
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £275 £238 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -43.28% +46.93%
10th Percentile £213 £139 £325
90th Percentile £388 £475 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -45.71% +55.56%
10th Percentile £14.60 £18.50 £34.50
90th Percentile £16.40 £27.10 £35.50
South East median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.45% -33.78%

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 1,544 1,842 1,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 86.31% 82.12% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 871 824
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.37% +8.15%
10th Percentile £249 £250 £252
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 85 56
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.37% +3.99% -17.57%
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.58 £9.15
90th Percentile £45.25 £58.25 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -2.17%

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018. 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 +11 14 £280 -36.36% 4
High Wycombe -4 3 £225 -10.00% 1
Marlow -4 1 - -
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
3 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Korn
5 3 (15.79%) Marketing
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Security Management
5 3 (15.79%) Ansible
5 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) YAML
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Proactive Management
6 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Case Management

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 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Data Lake
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Data Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Excel Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Incident and Problem Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) MapReduce Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) YAML
2 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
2 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
2 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
3 3 (15.79%) Security Management
3 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Case Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (10.53%) Proactive Management
4 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) Korn
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Workday