Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 November 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 48
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.64% 1.67% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.14% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £500 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +233.33% -36.84%
10th Percentile £245 £402 £120
90th Percentile £495 £607 £202
North West median daily rate £410 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +17.14% -5.41% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £135.00
North West median hourly rate £38.99 £12.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +224.92% -70.00% +25.20%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 408 468 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 83.78% 78.26% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 290 312
Merseyside median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £249 £183
90th Percentile £538 £513 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.21 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.75 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Merseyside

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Merseyside

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Merseyside

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Merseyside

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Liverpool -2 7 £325 -35.00%
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (25.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) A/B Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analytics Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Reporting Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Web Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
1 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) A/B Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau