Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 2 August 2021 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 Analytics
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 100 144
Rank change year-on-year -13 +44 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 15 6 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 0.36% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.43% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 18
10th Percentile £239 £280 £421
25th Percentile £281 £325 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £470
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -20.21% -18.26%
75th Percentile £538 £422 £569
90th Percentile " £461 £605
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £9.80
England median hourly rate £28.00 £48.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% +200.00% -52.24%

Data Analytics 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 1,877 1,401 3,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.59% 83.74% 85.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,099 873 2,189
10th Percentile £158 £251 £275
25th Percentile £300 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £536 £531 £525
90th Percentile £608 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 77 192
10th Percentile " £13.00 £10.17
25th Percentile £12.25 £14.75 £12.86
Median hourly rate £16.00 £24.70 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -35.22% +41.14% +1.04%
75th Percentile £32.25 £48.17 £44.99
90th Percentile £50.50 £59.91 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.81 £25.00 £22.63
% change year-on-year -8.76% +10.50% +13.13%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the East of England

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Analytics in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Data Analytics in the East of England

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Analytics in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in the East of England

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Analytics in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in the East of England

Data Analytics
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 Analytics within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
Essex +12 6 £288 - 1
Hertfordshire -19 6 £525 +10.53% 5
Suffolk -4 1 £540 +66.15%
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £155 -61.25% 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 15 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Azure
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (26.67%) Data Lake
3 4 (26.67%) Databricks
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) Serverless
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Functions
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Storage
4 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) Optimizely
4 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (20.00%) User Experience
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Psychology
4 3 (20.00%) Omniture
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Python

Data Analytics
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 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (26.67%) Azure Functions
2 4 (26.67%) Azure Storage
2 4 (26.67%) Serverless
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (6.67%) AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
3 1 (6.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) 5G
2 1 (6.67%) 2G
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) 4G
2 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (26.67%) Data Lake
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) IMS/DB
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI
3 1 (6.67%) QGIS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CA Gen
General
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (13.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 3 (20.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (20.00%) Psychology
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) COBOL
4 1 (6.67%) JCL
4 1 (6.67%) R
4 1 (6.67%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Databricks
2 3 (20.00%) Omniture
2 3 (20.00%) Optimizely
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat