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 23 June 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.

Data Analysis
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 35
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.89% 2.26% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 3.24% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £300 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -31.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £368
% change year-on-year +3.22% +5.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.25 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.90 £21.74
% change year-on-year +25.89% -36.04%  

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 211 185 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.62% 69.55% 67.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 120 124
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% +11.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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 - 2 £300 -
Market Harborough - 1 £400 -
Data Analysis
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) Minitab
2 2 (20.00%) SPSS
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) ANOVA
3 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MDX
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Linear Regression
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI

Data Analysis
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Statistician
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Writer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) ANOVA
1 2 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
1 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (10.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) R
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Minitab
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau