Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 13 December 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 9 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.76% 2.44% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 2.98% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 14
Chester median daily rate £388 £383 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% -4.67% +2.88%
10th Percentile £381 £330 £313
90th Percentile £394 £465 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £328 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -22.02% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152 168 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 80.42% 81.95% 84.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 144 193
Chester median daily rate £375 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £250 £208 £235
90th Percentile £469 £505 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 1
Chester median hourly rate £17.43 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.26% +8.57% -22.22%
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.42 £20.14
% change year-on-year +13.49% -23.45% +13.35%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Chester

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Chester

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (11.11%) Domain Models
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (11.11%) ER Studio
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) ATDD
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) JSON Schema
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ER Studio
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) JSON Schema
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) ATDD
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Domain Models
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft