Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 66 149
Rank change year-on-year -46 +83 -49
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 90 141 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.79% 2.93% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.61% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 97 29
East of England median daily rate £388 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £175
90th Percentile £518 £480 £450
England median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 9
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.40 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.99% +24.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £16.25 £19.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £28.57 £46.00 £41.75
England median hourly rate £19.30 £20.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year -3.53% -3.03% -27.87%

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 4177 3901 4424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.09% 81.15% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2414 2261 2552
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £255 £224 £235
90th Percentile £586 £549 £575
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 303 399
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.20% +29.60% +3.65%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.19 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.47 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.17% +11.23% +15.79%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -3 27 £350 +16.67% 6
Cambridgeshire -4 26 £394 -17.11% 8
Essex -62 17 £350 +34.62% 1
Suffolk +10 9 - - 2
Bedfordshire -4 8 £450 -
Norfolk -16 2 £425 -5.56% 5
East Anglia - 1 - -
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 46 (51.11%) SQL
2 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.00%) Oracle
3 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (17.78%) Finance
4 16 (17.78%) Validation
5 14 (15.56%) Migration
5 14 (15.56%) XML
5 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
6 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
6 13 (14.44%) XML Schema
7 12 (13.33%) Project Management
7 12 (13.33%) Data Quality
8 11 (12.22%) Oracle Database
8 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
8 11 (12.22%) ETL
8 11 (12.22%) UML
8 11 (12.22%) Data Migration
9 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 10 (11.11%) Linux
9 10 (11.11%) Python
9 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 10 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.11%) Scrum
10 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (10.00%) Retail
10 9 (10.00%) JIRA
11 8 (8.89%) Confluence
12 7 (7.78%) Data Mapping

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 8 (8.89%) Confluence
2 3 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.33%) SAS
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) iTrent
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.11%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) LAN
2 2 (2.22%) WAN
2 2 (2.22%) WLAN
3 1 (1.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.33%) Power BI
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.22%) Big Data
8 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.22%) MS Access
8 2 (2.22%) OLTP
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.11%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) JIRA
3 6 (6.67%) Subversion
3 6 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.44%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.44%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Billing
6 1 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.11%) Local Government
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (53.33%) Analyst
2 32 (35.56%) Data Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) Linux Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Python Developer
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Architect
7 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Data Integration Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Data Migration Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) ETL Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) XML
2 13 (14.44%) XML Schema
3 6 (6.67%) JSON
4 4 (4.44%) J2EE
4 4 (4.44%) Middleware
4 4 (4.44%) NumPy
4 4 (4.44%) Qt
4 4 (4.44%) SciPy
5 3 (3.33%) XSD
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.11%) .NET
7 1 (1.11%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Optoelectronics
2 6 (6.67%) User Experience
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.44%) Reference Data
5 3 (3.33%) CAN bus
6 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.11%) Blog
7 1 (1.11%) CCTV
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.11%) Life Science
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.78%) Validation
3 14 (15.56%) Migration
4 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
5 12 (13.33%) Project Management
6 11 (12.22%) Data Migration
6 11 (12.22%) ETL
6 11 (12.22%) UML
7 10 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 10 (11.11%) Scrum
8 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.78%) Data Mapping
10 6 (6.67%) Analytics
10 6 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.67%) Kanban
10 6 (6.67%) QMS
10 6 (6.67%) Quality Management
10 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.67%) Visualisation
11 5 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) SQL
2 10 (11.11%) Python
3 4 (4.44%) C
3 4 (4.44%) C++
3 4 (4.44%) Perl
4 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.33%) Cython
4 3 (3.33%) Java
4 3 (3.33%) Scala
4 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.22%) VBA
6 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.11%) C#
6 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.11%) R
6 1 (1.11%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.11%) U-SQL
6 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) PhD
2 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.33%) CCA
3 3 (3.33%) CCNA
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
3 3 (3.33%) MCP
3 3 (3.33%) MCSE
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.11%) ISEB
4 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.33%) GDPR
4 2 (2.22%) PMO
5 1 (1.11%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (1.11%) IFRS
5 1 (1.11%) QA
5 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) Huawei
4 4 (4.44%) SAP
5 3 (3.33%) Cisco
5 3 (3.33%) Tableau
6 2 (2.22%) Adobe
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (1.11%) Google
7 1 (1.11%) IBM
7 1 (1.11%) Orchard
7 1 (1.11%) PayPal
7 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.11%) Talend
7 1 (1.11%) Workday