The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 29 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.56% 4.81% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 6.04% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Median daily rate £130 £250 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -47.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +23.35% -14.19%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 146 149 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 81.56% 79.68% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 97 92
Median daily rate £400 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £26.30 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £17.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Suffolk

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Suffolk

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 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
Ipswich -11 1 £130 -48.00% 2
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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

1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) CCA
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCA
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft