Period
to 23 January 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 104 85
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +47
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 87 94 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.95% 1.98% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.31% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 67
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +29.17% -22.58%
10th Percentile £322 £235 £200
90th Percentile £575 £554 £475
England median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
East of England median hourly rate £21.25 £19.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -51.25% +53.85%
10th Percentile £14.84 £16.25 £16.79
90th Percentile £25.25 £27.32 £46.23
England median hourly rate £21.60 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.74% -2.50% -3.03%

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 3,812 4,063 3,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.64% 85.43% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,259 2,343 2,131
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £257 £213
90th Percentile £588 £585 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 233 295
East of England median hourly rate £18.75 £33.17 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.46% +2.05% +9.24%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.05 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +3.26%

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 2019.

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
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 2019. 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 +30 36 £425 +13.33% 21
Essex -10 23 £513 +28.13% 4
Hertfordshire -2 20 £481 +55.24% 6
Bedfordshire +6 8 £425 -5.56% 3
Norfolk +10 2 £425 -
East Anglia - 2 - - 4
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 19 (21.84%) Data Modelling
3 17 (19.54%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (19.54%) ETL
4 15 (17.24%) Law
5 13 (14.94%) Oracle
6 12 (13.79%) Migration
7 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.64%) Degree
8 10 (11.49%) Bioinformatics
8 10 (11.49%) Open Source
8 10 (11.49%) Finance
8 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
8 10 (11.49%) Unix
8 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
9 9 (10.34%) Data Engineering
9 9 (10.34%) Data Science
9 9 (10.34%) SAP
9 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting
10 8 (9.20%) Data Integration
10 8 (9.20%) ITIL V3
10 8 (9.20%) Statistics
10 8 (9.20%) ITIL
10 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.20%) Informatica
10 8 (9.20%) Shell Script
10 8 (9.20%) Project Management
10 8 (9.20%) Service Management
10 8 (9.20%) Apache Spark

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 (9.20%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.60%) Drupal
3 4 (4.60%) SAS
4 3 (3.45%) Confluence
5 2 (2.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.15%) Maya
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) CiviCRM
2 3 (3.45%) HFM
3 2 (2.30%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.15%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.15%) Datadog
3 1 (1.15%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) DNS
2 5 (5.75%) LAN
2 5 (5.75%) VPN
3 4 (4.60%) Internet
4 2 (2.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) Skype
5 1 (1.15%) SSH
5 1 (1.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.20%) HBase
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.05%) Apache Hive
4 7 (8.05%) Big Data
4 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.75%) DB2
6 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.60%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) Power BI
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.45%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.30%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) JIRA
2 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) ERwin
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.15%) ER Studio
4 1 (1.15%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (17.24%) Law
2 10 (11.49%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.15%) French Language
6 1 (1.15%) German Language
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.15%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (34.48%) Analyst
2 21 (24.14%) Developer
3 18 (20.69%) Data Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) ETL Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Data Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Principal Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Principal Software Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.60%) Active Directory Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) XML
2 4 (4.60%) Symfony
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.15%) Django
4 1 (1.15%) Flask
4 1 (1.15%) J2EE
4 1 (1.15%) JDBC
4 1 (1.15%) JSON
4 1 (1.15%) Kafka
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) React
4 1 (1.15%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) RESTful
4 1 (1.15%) SOAP
4 1 (1.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.75%) User Experience
4 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.30%) Life Science
5 2 (2.30%) Wiki
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Unix
2 7 (8.05%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Data Modelling
2 17 (19.54%) ETL
3 12 (13.79%) Migration
4 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.49%) Bioinformatics
5 10 (11.49%) Open Source
6 9 (10.34%) Data Engineering
6 9 (10.34%) Data Science
6 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting
7 8 (9.20%) Computational Biology
7 8 (9.20%) Data Integration
7 8 (9.20%) Data Reconciliation
7 8 (9.20%) ETL Development
7 8 (9.20%) ITIL
7 8 (9.20%) ITIL V3
7 8 (9.20%) Project Management
7 8 (9.20%) Service Management
7 8 (9.20%) Statistics
8 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
3 8 (9.20%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.90%) C#
5 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.60%) PHP
6 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.45%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) R
8 2 (2.30%) Java
8 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.15%) Go
9 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.30%) PhD
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Data Quality
1 6 (6.90%) GDPR
2 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 3 (3.45%) QA
4 2 (2.30%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Kibana
2 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.15%) Mesos
2 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) SAP
3 8 (9.20%) Informatica
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) Tableau
5 4 (4.60%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.15%) CA
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Cognos
6 1 (1.15%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.15%) Facebook
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
6 1 (1.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.15%) Percona
6 1 (1.15%) Qualys
6 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.15%) Sony
6 1 (1.15%) Symantec
6 1 (1.15%) Teradata