Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 125 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 -68 +102
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 103 83 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.02% 1.66% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.95% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 108
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.31% -16.87%
10th Percentile £212 £260 £200
90th Percentile £569 £491 £475
England median daily rate £428 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% +12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £30.52 £32.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.63% -5.82% +24.62%
10th Percentile £10.97 £22.77 £25.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.63 £46.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year +19.75% -1.88% -12.09%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,327 4,252 4,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.04% 85.09% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,526 2,443 2,302
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 266 326
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.50 £26.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +16.94% +5.64%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.01% +11.11% +3.45%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the East of England

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in the East of England

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in the East of England

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in the East of England

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Analysis in the East of England

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 30 £425 +13.33% 7
Hertfordshire +8 29 £350 -12.50% 9
Essex +7 26 £450 +28.57% 7
Bedfordshire +12 12 £425 - 4
Norfolk +14 4 £425 -8.11% 1
East Anglia -3 3 - - 4
Suffolk -21 3 £513 -
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 29 (28.16%) Data Modelling
2 23 (22.33%) SQL
3 21 (20.39%) ETL
4 18 (17.48%) Migration
5 17 (16.50%) Finance
5 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 17 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (16.50%) Oracle
6 16 (15.53%) Data Quality
7 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
7 15 (14.56%) Data Cleansing
8 14 (13.59%) Data Migration
8 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (13.59%) SAP
8 14 (13.59%) Law
9 12 (11.65%) Project Management
9 12 (11.65%) Windows
10 11 (10.68%) XML
10 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
10 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
11 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (9.71%) Data Management
12 9 (8.74%) Data Mapping
12 9 (8.74%) Data Integration
12 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
12 9 (8.74%) Linux
12 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
12 9 (8.74%) Analytics

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (4.85%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.88%) Confluence
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (6.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) HFM
2 2 (1.94%) BPCS
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.94%) Movex
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.94%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.97%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.97%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.97%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.91%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.97%) GitHub
4 1 (0.97%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.97%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) DNS
2 5 (4.85%) LAN
2 5 (4.85%) VPN
3 4 (3.88%) Internet
4 2 (1.94%) SSL
5 1 (0.97%) Skype
5 1 (0.97%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.77%) Big Data
5 7 (6.80%) MySQL
6 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.88%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.88%) HBase
7 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.91%) Power BI
8 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.91%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) JIRA
2 3 (2.91%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) LSMW
3 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Law
3 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) French Language
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.94%) Publishing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (55.34%) Analyst
2 37 (35.92%) Data Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.77%) Active Directory Analyst
4 8 (7.77%) Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Data Architect
6 6 (5.83%) Developer
6 6 (5.83%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) SAP Data Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) ETL Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.88%) Security Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.91%) Data Migration Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) XML
2 4 (3.88%) Middleware
2 4 (3.88%) XML Schema
3 3 (2.91%) J2EE
4 2 (1.94%) HTML
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.94%) XSD
5 1 (0.97%) .NET
5 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) Django
5 1 (0.97%) Flask
5 1 (0.97%) JDBC
5 1 (0.97%) JSON
5 1 (0.97%) Kafka
5 1 (0.97%) React
5 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.85%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.88%) User Experience
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.94%) Clustering
5 2 (1.94%) CMDB
5 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.94%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.97%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Windows
2 9 (8.74%) Linux
3 7 (6.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Data Modelling
2 21 (20.39%) ETL
3 18 (17.48%) Migration
4 15 (14.56%) Data Cleansing
5 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.59%) Data Migration
6 12 (11.65%) Project Management
7 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.71%) Data Management
8 9 (8.74%) Analytics
8 9 (8.74%) Data Integration
8 9 (8.74%) Data Mapping
9 8 (7.77%) Test Scripting
10 7 (6.80%) Data Governance
10 7 (6.80%) ERP
10 7 (6.80%) Microservices
10 7 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Validation
11 6 (5.83%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.85%) Java
4 5 (4.85%) Python
4 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.88%) R
5 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.91%) Perl
6 3 (2.91%) VBA
7 2 (1.94%) C#
7 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.97%) C
8 1 (0.97%) C++
8 1 (0.97%) Fortran
8 1 (0.97%) Go
8 1 (0.97%) HiveQL
8 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) PhD
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.97%) ECDL
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.53%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.85%) SLA
3 4 (3.88%) GDPR
4 3 (2.91%) QA
5 1 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Kibana
2 2 (1.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.97%) Mesos
3 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) Oracle
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.59%) SAP
4 8 (7.77%) Informatica
5 6 (5.83%) Tableau
6 4 (3.88%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.94%) BMC
7 2 (1.94%) Embarcadero
7 2 (1.94%) Qualys
7 2 (1.94%) Remedy
7 2 (1.94%) Teradata
8 1 (0.97%) Cisco
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos
8 1 (0.97%) Facebook
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) NGA Human Resources
8 1 (0.97%) Sony
8 1 (0.97%) Symantec