Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 79 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 49 28 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.20% 1.59% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 1.90% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 32
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.89% +11.07%
10th Percentile £245 £200 £203
90th Percentile £485 £477 £488
South East median daily rate £438 £440 £430
% change year-on-year -0.57% +2.33% +18.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.14% - -
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £17.56 £15.00
% change year-on-year -28.80% +17.03% -11.76%

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 1,838 1,473 1,868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.50% 83.60% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 778 931
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £414 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.50% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £260
90th Percentile £538 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 55 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.06% +26.59%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.95
90th Percentile £48.45 £42.25 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

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 February 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 22 February 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 -9 34 £308 -18.00% 6
High Wycombe -4 4 £250 -20.00%
Amersham - 2 £375 -
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 15 (30.61%) SQL
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (28.57%) Banking
3 10 (20.41%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (16.33%) Big Data
5 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.29%) Migration
6 7 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 7 (14.29%) Kibana
6 7 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
6 7 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.20%) ETL
8 5 (10.20%) SAS
8 5 (10.20%) Change Management
8 5 (10.20%) Logistics
8 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
8 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Data Mapping
8 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (10.20%) Analytics

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 6 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.20%) SAS
3 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Big Data
1 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.12%) DB2
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.08%) Power BI
5 2 (4.08%) PowerPivot
5 2 (4.08%) QlikView
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (2.04%) HBase
6 1 (2.04%) Impala
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) OLTP
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 14 (28.57%) Banking
2 10 (20.41%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (6.12%) Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.04%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Data Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Developer
7 3 (6.12%) SAS Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Unix Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.08%) Junior
8 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (4.08%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.08%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.04%) EPoS
3 1 (2.04%) FMCG
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
1 4 (8.16%) Unix
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
2 7 (14.29%) Data Transformation
2 7 (14.29%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
4 5 (10.20%) Analytics
4 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (10.20%) Change Management
4 5 (10.20%) Data Mapping
4 5 (10.20%) ETL
4 5 (10.20%) ETL Development
4 5 (10.20%) Logistics
4 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.16%) CRM
5 4 (8.16%) ERP
5 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) VBA
3 2 (4.08%) Scala
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ACCA
3 1 (2.04%) CIMA
3 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.12%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Kibana
2 3 (6.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Ab Initio
3 3 (6.12%) Cloudera
3 3 (6.12%) Hortonworks
3 3 (6.12%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) IFS
4 2 (4.08%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.08%) Teradata
5 1 (2.04%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.04%) Maxymiser
5 1 (2.04%) Optimizely