The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 3 months to 22 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 42 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.98% 0.82% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 0.99% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £413 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +53.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £413 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £413 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.90 £20.97
% change year-on-year +25.89% -33.71%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 303 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 79.21% 82.79% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 189 266
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 18 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £19.25 £27.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Cambridge

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

1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 3 (25.00%) Life Science
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter
5 1 (8.33%) Record to Report
5 1 (8.33%) GDPR
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) SQL

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Improvement Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Record to Report
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter