The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 31 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.75% 1.25% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.29% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £308 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.64% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £425 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 310 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.39% 96.57% 98.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 214 290
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 39 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +130.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau