Period
to 23 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 99 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 +25 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 89 92 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.01% 2.11% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.51% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 52
East of England median daily rate £400 £335 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -21.18% +40.50%
10th Percentile £238 £263 £181
90th Percentile £569 £583 £486
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.91% +135.71% -56.92%
10th Percentile £16.15 £14.10 £8.29
90th Percentile £45.20 £47.00 £41.40
England median hourly rate £21.33 £19.82 £19.49
% change year-on-year +7.59% +1.72% -7.08%

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 3,750 3,660 4,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.57% 83.91% 80.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,103 2,181 2,382
East of England median daily rate £440 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% -1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 261 306
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £34.50 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.93% +25.73% +9.76%
10th Percentile £11.41 £13.00 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.43 £47.75 £50.78
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +11.90%

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 April 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 April 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 April 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 +13 31 £290 -14.07% 12
Essex -16 26 £400 +20.30% 4
Cambridgeshire -3 18 £450 +44.00% 11
Bedfordshire -4 10 £450 +5.88% 9
Suffolk +3 3 - - 2
Norfolk -10 1 £525 +28.99% 1
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 32 (35.96%) SQL
2 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (23.60%) Migration
5 20 (22.47%) Data Modelling
6 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Excel
7 16 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (16.85%) E-Commerce
8 15 (16.85%) Data Migration
9 14 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (14.61%) Oracle
10 13 (14.61%) Scrum
10 13 (14.61%) Retail
10 13 (14.61%) Analytics
11 12 (13.48%) Data Quality
11 12 (13.48%) Validation
11 12 (13.48%) ETL
12 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (12.36%) User Stories
12 11 (12.36%) Data Mapping
12 11 (12.36%) Waterfall
12 11 (12.36%) Decision-Making
13 10 (11.24%) Finance
13 10 (11.24%) SAP
13 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
14 9 (10.11%) XML
14 9 (10.11%) Change Management
14 9 (10.11%) Project Management

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 7 (7.87%) Confluence
2 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.62%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) iTrent
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.25%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.37%) Veeva
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
1 2 (2.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.62%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.49%) Big Data
6 4 (4.49%) Power BI
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.37%) DB2
7 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.37%) MySQL
7 3 (3.37%) OLTP
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.25%) OLAP
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 4 (4.49%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 13 (14.61%) Retail
2 10 (11.24%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Marketing
4 4 (4.49%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Analyst
2 26 (29.21%) Data Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Data Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Web Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Web Analytics Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Data Business Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) SAP Data Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Data Migration Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Migration Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Configuration Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) XML
2 7 (7.87%) XML Schema
3 4 (4.49%) J2EE
3 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 4 (4.49%) XSD
4 3 (3.37%) JSON
4 3 (3.37%) Visualforce
5 2 (2.25%) .NET
6 1 (1.12%) REST
6 1 (1.12%) SOAP
6 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (8.99%) User Experience
3 6 (6.74%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.49%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.37%) CMDB
6 3 (3.37%) Life Science
7 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.25%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (1.12%) FMCG
8 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.12%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.12%) NHS
8 1 (1.12%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Migration
3 20 (22.47%) Data Modelling
4 16 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (16.85%) Data Migration
5 15 (16.85%) E-Commerce
6 14 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (14.61%) Analytics
7 13 (14.61%) Scrum
8 12 (13.48%) ETL
8 12 (13.48%) Validation
9 11 (12.36%) Data Mapping
9 11 (12.36%) Decision-Making
9 11 (12.36%) User Stories
9 11 (12.36%) Waterfall
10 9 (10.11%) Change Management
10 9 (10.11%) Data Integration
10 9 (10.11%) Project Management
11 8 (8.99%) Data Validation
11 8 (8.99%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) Python
3 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.49%) Perl
4 4 (4.49%) VBA
5 3 (3.37%) Apex Code
5 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.37%) Java
6 2 (2.25%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.25%) R
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) CCA
2 2 (2.25%) CCNA
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (2.25%) MCP
2 2 (2.25%) MCSE
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.25%) PhD
3 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) GDPR
2 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.25%) PMO
3 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) GLP
3 1 (1.12%) GMP
3 1 (1.12%) IFRS
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) SAP
3 8 (8.99%) Google
4 5 (5.62%) Tableau
5 3 (3.37%) BMC
5 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco
6 2 (2.25%) Cognos
6 2 (2.25%) Huawei
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.25%) Splunk
7 1 (1.12%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.12%) Talend
7 1 (1.12%) Teradata
7 1 (1.12%) Workday