Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 52 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 17 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.46% 1.44% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 1.74% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 7
Cambridge median daily rate £420 £433 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.89% +11.61% +8.39%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £286
90th Percentile £500 £675 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £475 £388
% change year-on-year -18.42% +22.58% +55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £12.27 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.06 £12.27 £14.50
% change year-on-year +30.89% -15.38% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 578 517 803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 83.53% 82.59% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 265 545
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £219 £255 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 53 33
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.18% +1.29% +40.91%
10th Percentile £17.09 £14.63 £13.20
90th Percentile £52.88 £59.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% +114.29% -36.36%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (17.65%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Publishing
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com

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 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Data Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Data Integration Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Service Improvement Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Operations
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) XML
1 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
2 1 (5.88%) NumPy
2 1 (5.88%) Qt
2 1 (5.88%) SciPy
2 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Coaching
2 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Data Privacy
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com