Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 24 73
Rank change year-on-year -56 +49 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 15 63 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.91% 7.23% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 8.47% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 48 8
Essex median daily rate £350 £255 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -34.19% -
10th Percentile £270 £230 £329
90th Percentile £589 £377 £438
East of England median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £38.70 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.21% +48.85% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30.78 £32.28 £25.55
90th Percentile £32.13 £46.23 £33.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £33.70 £26.00
% change year-on-year -7.92% +29.62% -13.33%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 674 744 960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.75% 85.42% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 449 532
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £526 £549
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 143 146
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £31.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.75% - +6.78%
10th Percentile £12.22 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.60 £44.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +25.90% +3.65%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Essex

Data Analysis
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

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Essex

Data Analysis
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

Data Analysis
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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Southend-on-Sea -28 8 £350 -
Basildon -13 2 £300 +12.15%
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Data Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) XML
1 10 (66.67%) UML
1 10 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (40.00%) Kanban
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (40.00%) Docker
4 6 (40.00%) Vagrant
5 5 (33.33%) Confluence
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Middleware
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (26.67%) EAI
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
6 4 (26.67%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) Time Management
6 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus

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 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
1 6 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Billing
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Database Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Database Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Database Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) UML Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) XML
1 10 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
3 3 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.67%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) UML
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) EAI
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (13.33%) CCA
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft