Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 82 80
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 29 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.88% 1.13% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.45% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 9
Hertfordshire median daily rate £290 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -33.33% +44.00%
10th Percentile £193 £198 £240
90th Percentile £425 £415 £488
East of England median daily rate £400 £328 £400
% change year-on-year +22.14% -18.13% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £6.86
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £39.70 £26.00
% change year-on-year -53.40% +52.69% +62.50%

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 1,259 1,034 1,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.81% 78.21% 76.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 583 523
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +5.43%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £258
90th Percentile £575 £556 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.03% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 53 89
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.14 £42.20 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.17% +96.28% -34.85%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.07 £11.65
90th Percentile £47.43 £53.58 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% +8.20% +29.79%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Watford - 13 £500 - 2
Hatfield +3 8 £278 -20.71% 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 4 £290 -17.14% 1
Data Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (27.59%) Validation
3 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Runbook
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Retail
6 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (13.79%) Data Validation
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Legal
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Change Management
8 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (10.34%) SAP
8 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
8 3 (10.34%) CRM

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 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) iTrent
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.45%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Veeva
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (10.34%) OLTP
3 3 (10.34%) Power BI
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Data Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Data Quality Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) MIS Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Report Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Salesforce Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Veeva Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Solution Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Software Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) CMDB
2 3 (10.34%) Life Science
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Validation
2 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
2 6 (20.69%) Runbook
2 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Data Validation
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apex Code
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) SAS Macro
4 1 (3.45%) U-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) BMC
2 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) Tableau
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Orchard
4 1 (3.45%) PayPal