Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.02% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Kent median daily rate £320 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -20.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £19.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year +19.90% -15.00% -37.06%

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 337 439 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.53% 80.55% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 327 284
Kent median daily rate £405 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £181 £220 £195
90th Percentile £603 £625 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 5
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +83.50% -28.21%
10th Percentile £11.23 £25.30 £9.61
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £21.95
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +8.04% -2.57% -5.00%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in Kent over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 14 December 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 - 2 £525 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £275 -
Canterbury - 1 £320 - 1
Data Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Robotics
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) FlexNet
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Compliance Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Robotics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Snow