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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 50 55 51
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 4 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.58% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.77% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Median daily rate £325 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £450 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £470 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £6.86 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +23.35% -14.19%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 483 522 531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 78.28% 76.20% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 277 276
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +130.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £9.16 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Watford 0 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £300 -
Hatfield - 1 £350 -
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (41.67%) SAP
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (25.00%) Data Conversion
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Security
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) Nokia
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) SOA

Data Analysis
Top Related 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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (8.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 2G
1 2 (16.67%) 4G
1 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) FileMaker
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Data Manager
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Conversion
2 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Data Security
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) MapBasic
2 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Huawei
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (16.67%) WSO2
4 1 (8.33%) Greenplum
4 1 (8.33%) Mapinfo
4 1 (8.33%) PTC
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens
4 1 (8.33%) VMware