Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 85 131
Rank change year-on-year -19 +46 -44
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 94 104 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.98% 2.31% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.84% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 35
East of England median daily rate £388 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -22.58% +9.54%
10th Percentile £235 £200 £185
90th Percentile £554 £475 £450
England median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.25% +53.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £16.25 £16.79 £13.75
90th Percentile £27.32 £46.23 £48.80
England median hourly rate £19.40 £20.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year -3.01% -3.03% -22.17%

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 3,994 3,657 4,089
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.00% 81.32% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,300 2,106 2,348
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £263 £216 £242
90th Percentile £588 £549 £575
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 287 396
East of England median hourly rate £34.75 £33.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% +10.92% +19.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £13.65 £12.38
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £50.63
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Hertfordshire +5 30 £310 +3.33% 7
Cambridgeshire -4 25 £375 -28.57% 19
Essex -37 16 £400 +60.00% 5
Bedfordshire +2 12 £450 +5.88% 1
Suffolk +9 9 - - 1
Norfolk -15 2 £425 -5.56% 5
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 43 (45.74%) SQL
2 26 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (23.40%) Migration
4 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Excel
5 20 (21.28%) E-Commerce
6 17 (18.09%) Finance
6 17 (18.09%) Data Quality
7 16 (17.02%) Validation
8 15 (15.96%) Data Migration
8 15 (15.96%) Data Modelling
8 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
9 14 (14.89%) Retail
10 13 (13.83%) Project Management
10 13 (13.83%) ETL
10 13 (13.83%) Oracle
11 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (12.77%) Scrum
12 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (11.70%) Data Mapping
13 10 (10.64%) XML
13 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (10.64%) User Stories
14 9 (9.57%) XML Schema
14 9 (9.57%) Python
15 8 (8.51%) Linux
15 8 (8.51%) Change Management
15 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
15 8 (8.51%) 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 (5.32%) Confluence
1 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.19%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (7.45%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) iTrent
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.13%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.06%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.19%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.19%) Veeva
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 3 (3.19%) SMS
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.26%) Power BI
6 3 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
7 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.13%) OLTP
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.06%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.06%) OLAP
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) JIRA
1 6 (6.38%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Marketing
3 5 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Legal
4 3 (3.19%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
6 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (57.45%) Analyst
2 31 (32.98%) Data Analyst
3 15 (15.96%) Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.51%) Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.32%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Data Migration Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Data Migration Business Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Linux Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Migration Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Web Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) XML
2 9 (9.57%) XML Schema
3 6 (6.38%) J2EE
3 6 (6.38%) JSON
3 6 (6.38%) Middleware
4 5 (5.32%) XSD
5 4 (4.26%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.13%) .NET
6 2 (2.13%) NumPy
6 2 (2.13%) Qt
6 2 (2.13%) SciPy
7 1 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.38%) Optoelectronics
3 6 (6.38%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.26%) Life Science
4 4 (4.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.19%) CMDB
6 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.06%) Blog
7 1 (1.06%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.06%) CCTV
7 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Migration
2 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) E-Commerce
4 16 (17.02%) Validation
5 15 (15.96%) Data Migration
5 15 (15.96%) Data Modelling
6 13 (13.83%) ETL
6 13 (13.83%) Project Management
7 12 (12.77%) Scrum
8 11 (11.70%) Data Mapping
9 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.64%) User Stories
10 8 (8.51%) Analytics
10 8 (8.51%) Change Management
11 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.45%) UML
12 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
12 6 (6.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.74%) SQL
2 9 (9.57%) Python
3 5 (5.32%) Perl
4 4 (4.26%) Apex Code
5 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.19%) Java
5 3 (3.19%) Scala
5 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.19%) VBA
6 2 (2.13%) C
6 2 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (1.06%) C#
7 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) R
7 1 (1.06%) Ruby
7 1 (1.06%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) PhD
2 4 (4.26%) CCA
2 4 (4.26%) CCNA
2 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) MCP
2 4 (4.26%) MCSE
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.09%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.38%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.13%) GDPR
4 2 (2.13%) PMO
5 1 (1.06%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (1.06%) IFRS
5 1 (1.06%) QA
5 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) Huawei
4 5 (5.32%) SAP
5 4 (4.26%) Cisco
5 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.19%) BMC
6 3 (3.19%) Google
6 3 (3.19%) Tableau
7 2 (2.13%) Adobe
7 2 (2.13%) Cognos
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) Splunk
8 1 (1.06%) IBM
8 1 (1.06%) Orchard
8 1 (1.06%) PayPal
8 1 (1.06%) Talend
8 1 (1.06%) Workday