Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 27 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 6 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.80% 5.02% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 6.10% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 1
Chester median daily rate £416 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +5.77% -
10th Percentile £336 £313 £385
90th Percentile £475 £438 £395
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £408 £350
% change year-on-year -1.84% +16.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 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 174 246 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 81.31% 82.27% 91.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 220 181
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £261 £237 £304
90th Percentile £502 £526 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 20
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Chester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 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 Chester region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) DataStage
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Data Lineage
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide

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 4 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) DataStage Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Lineage
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow