Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 46 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 12 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.23% 2.08% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.46% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 15
Cambridge median daily rate £419 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.94% +16.13% +37.78%
10th Percentile £259 £290 £250
90th Percentile £561 £675 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £313 £388
% change year-on-year +44.00% -19.35% +34.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +62.50% - -

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 464 570 631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 86.09% 84.57% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 268 390
Cambridge median daily rate £423 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -9.09% +11.86%
10th Percentile £275 £205 £264
90th Percentile £556 £550 £538
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 93 44
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -12.77% +9.18%
10th Percentile £11.35 £12.10 £17.50
90th Percentile £50.03 £47.50 £57.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £21.50 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -35.82% -10.67% +25.00%

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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Publishing
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
1 1 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Data Integration Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Cost Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy Designer
6 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PMO Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
6 1 (8.33%) Product Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau