The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 45 60
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.87% 2.29% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.84% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £405 £255 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.82% -34.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £221 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £277 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £368
% change year-on-year +3.22% +5.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.90 £21.74
% change year-on-year +25.89% -36.04%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 389 387 492
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.89% 80.46% 78.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 187 290
Median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 93 38
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analysis in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Essex over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea -32 2 £405 -
Saffron Walden - 2 - -
Basildon +5 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Data Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 16 (44.44%) CRM
3 16 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 16 (44.44%) Data Analytics
3 16 (44.44%) Analytics
3 16 (44.44%) Customer Analytics
4 14 (38.89%) DB2
5 13 (36.11%) Business Analysis
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 12 (33.33%) Windows
7 11 (30.56%) ETL
8 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
8 10 (27.78%) Degree
9 9 (25.00%) Use Case
9 9 (25.00%) Campaign Management
10 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
10 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 8 (22.22%) J2EE
11 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
11 7 (19.44%) Perl
11 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
11 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
12 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 6 (16.67%) SAP Data Services

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 14 (38.89%) DB2
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.67%) Big Data
4 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (16.67%) Pentaho
4 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) MS Access
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) CA Gen
1 3 (8.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 4 (11.11%) Automotive
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Business Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Data Business Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Data Insight Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Insight Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Insight Data Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Developer
5 7 (19.44%) ETL Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Pentaho Developer
7 5 (13.89%) CRM Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) CRM Business Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Architect
8 4 (11.11%) Big Data Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Consultant
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) J2EE
2 4 (11.11%) Middleware
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) XML Schema
3 3 (8.33%) XSD
4 1 (2.78%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) e-Health
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
1 12 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Analytics
1 16 (44.44%) CRM
1 16 (44.44%) Customer Analytics
1 16 (44.44%) Data Analytics
2 13 (36.11%) Business Analysis
3 11 (30.56%) ETL
4 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 9 (25.00%) Campaign Management
5 9 (25.00%) Use Case
6 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
6 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (16.67%) RUP
7 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.11%) EAI
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) Haskell
7 1 (2.78%) R
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) PhD
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CISA
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) KVM
1 1 (2.78%) LXC
1 1 (2.78%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) BEA
2 3 (8.33%) Informatica
2 3 (8.33%) Pega
2 3 (8.33%) webMethods
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Pegasus