Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 16 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 Analytics
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 61 65
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.24% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.44% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Kent median daily rate - £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -20.00%
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year +165.67% - -

Data Analytics 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 347 452 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 81.65% 83.39% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 331 388
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £234 £205 £193
90th Percentile £614 £545 £579
South East median daily rate £430 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +3.37% +4.00% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 10
Kent median hourly rate £38.38 £27.38 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.16% -24.47% +107.14%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.53 £16.38
90th Percentile £49.50 £45.50 £141.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year +27.16% -12.62% -

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Kent

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in Kent

Data Analytics
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 Analytics within the Kent region over the 6 months to 16 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
Maidstone - 1 - -
Data Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

Data Analytics
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001