Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 73 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +33
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 33 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.06% 1.47% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.81% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 20
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £182 £252 £110
90th Percentile £438 £427 £480
East of England median daily rate £425 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £33.70
% change year-on-year - -10.98% +3.69%

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 1,314 1,049 1,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.97% 81.07% 79.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 541 614
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.36% +0.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £220
90th Percentile £569 £588 £546
East of England median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.65% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 67 47
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.84 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.88% -32.66% +35.14%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.81 £9.70
90th Percentile £46.25 £45.00 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +11.11%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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
Welwyn Garden City -10 10 - - 3
Watford +4 6 £375 +15.38% 2
Hatfield - 6 £200 - 1
St Albans -3 2 £238 -41.54%
Letchworth - 1 - -
Data Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 12 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Law
4 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
5 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (18.18%) Migration
6 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
7 5 (15.15%) Data Management
7 5 (15.15%) Data Quality
7 5 (15.15%) ERP
7 5 (15.15%) ETL
7 5 (15.15%) Runbook
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Data Governance
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
9 3 (9.09%) Retail
9 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server

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 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) BPCS
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.06%) Movex
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.03%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
1 8 (24.24%) Law
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) French Language
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Data Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Active Directory Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) CMDB
2 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.06%) FMCG
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Data Management
4 5 (15.15%) ERP
4 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 5 (15.15%) Runbook
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Data Governance
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Actionable Insight
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Media Management
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) HiveQL
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
3 2 (6.06%) Embarcadero
3 2 (6.06%) Informatica
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau