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 3 months to 25 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 53 21
Rank change year-on-year +17 -32  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.73% 0.58% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.63% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £365 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.81% -38.66%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 154 315 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 89.02% 91.04% 86.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 118 41
Median daily rate £535 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.30% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.09 £25.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 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 3 months to 25 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
Telford +14 2 £365 -
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Data Analysis
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) GCFA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Conflict Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) GCFA
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft