Period
to 18 October 2018

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 October 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 48 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.27% 1.98% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.46% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Kent median daily rate £344 £238 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.74% -29.10% +34.00%
10th Percentile £270 £106 £174
90th Percentile £623 £250 £391
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.45% -33.78%

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 373 406 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.58% 80.24% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 310 291
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £223 £225 £193
90th Percentile £600 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 7
Kent median hourly rate £36.50 £25.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.08% +22.33% -19.23%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £43.25 £47.50 £114.40
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%

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 October 2018.

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 October 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
Folkestone - 3 £293 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £375 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £338 -
Data Analysis
South East

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

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Workday HCM
5 1 (10.00%) Workday
5 1 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (10.00%) Lumira
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

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%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Lumira
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) HR Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workday Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Workday Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Workday