Period
to 18 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 59 74
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.50% 1.28% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.52% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Kent median daily rate £338 £525 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +41.89% -1.33%
10th Percentile £261 £106 £292
90th Percentile £600 £600 £392
South East median daily rate £438 £451 £390
% change year-on-year -3.05% +15.71% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £34.25 £17.25 £13.90
% change year-on-year +98.55% +24.10% -24.10%

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 368 462 626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 78.97% 84.77% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 333 459
Kent median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £275 £205 £204
90th Percentile £637 £549 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 11
Kent median hourly rate £39.90 £27.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -31.55% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.50 £29.92 £175.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
% change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%

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 July 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 July 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 - 2 £293 - 1
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Workday
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Public Sector Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) HR Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Pensions Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
2 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Workday