Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 65 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 6 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.53% 1.65% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.83% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Shropshire median daily rate £370 £375 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% -9.91% -
10th Percentile £359 £338 £407
90th Percentile £375 £450 £429
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.50 £18.94 £31.44
% change year-on-year +177.19% -39.76% +74.67%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 365 711 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 92.88% 90.23% 90.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 284 112
Shropshire median daily rate £461 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £358 £310 £263
90th Percentile £589 £571 £555
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 17
Shropshire median hourly rate £30.06 £43.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.90% +74.00% +91.50%
10th Percentile £22.59 £42.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £38.68 £44.25 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Shropshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Shropshire

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire 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
Telford +9 5 £370 -1.33%
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Data Analysis
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Conflict Management
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Conflict Management
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft