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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 38 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.24% 1.96% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.39% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £450 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £388 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.22 £17.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year +71.89% -13.37%  

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 260 335 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.07% 82.11% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 209 160
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 14
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Cambridge

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Life Science
4 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Record to Report
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing

Data Analysis
Top Related 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%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 3 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Migration Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Manager
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Migration Manager
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (50.00%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Logistics
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Record to Report
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter