The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 26 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
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.23% 7.48% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 8.73% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £428 £418 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +12.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £378 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year +26.81% -34.28%  

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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 57 126 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 80.28% 85.71% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 98 98
Median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £8.83 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk