The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 41 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.77% 3.30% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 4.21% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £331 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.45% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £207 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £300 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.22 £17.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year +71.89% -13.37%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 223 214 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 78.80% 78.39% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 126 131
Median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Leicestershire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Leicestershire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Leicestershire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Leicestershire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £313 -
Data Analysis
East Midlands

Data Analysis
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 2 (40.00%) Minitab
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Logistic Regression
1 2 (40.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SPSS
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) R
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (40.00%) ANOVA
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Neural Network

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) SPSS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Statistician
2 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ANOVA
1 2 (40.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Logistic Regression
1 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Minitab