Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 May 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 83 72
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 31 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.14% 0.73% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.90% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 14
Hertfordshire median daily rate £290 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.77% -27.78% +55.17%
10th Percentile £193 £187 £268
90th Percentile £430 £378 £488
East of England median daily rate £350 £335 £425
% change year-on-year +4.48% -21.18% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £6.86
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -35.00% +53.85% -40.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,186 996 1,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.74% 80.65% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 521 540
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.87% +1.31%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £250
90th Percentile £562 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £444 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +5.71% +1.82% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 51 61
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +8.62% -0.85%
10th Percentile £10.22 £13.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.88 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.75 £27.38
% change year-on-year -46.56% +19.61% +9.52%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Hertfordshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Hertfordshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Hertfordshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Hertfordshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Hatfield +6 10 £238 -32.14% 5
Watford -2 7 £525 +61.54%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £290 - 1
Data Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 10 (32.26%) SQL
1 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (22.58%) Runbook
4 6 (19.35%) Data Quality
4 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) Windows
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Retail
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Release Management
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (9.68%) Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) Life Science
7 3 (9.68%) CMDB
7 3 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (9.68%) SCCM

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.45%) iTrent
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) OLTP
3 2 (6.45%) Power BI
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.45%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Data Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Change Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Data Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Salesforce Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Veeva Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (6.45%) MIS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) CMDB
2 3 (9.68%) Life Science
2 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Runbook
3 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) Release Management
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (6.45%) Data Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Apex Code
2 3 (9.68%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) HiveQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) BMC
2 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Splunk
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle