Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 18 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 48 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 10 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.93% 0.60% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 0.73% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 15
Kent median daily rate £244 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +20.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £119 £159 £205
90th Percentile £273 £369 £505
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.84 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.95% -25.16% -25.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 411 412 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.50% 82.40% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 284 287
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £202
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Kent

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Kent

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Kent

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Kent

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Malling - 1 - -
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Informatics
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) OpenVMS
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) QlikView
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) OpenVMS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Capita
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle