The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Analytics Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analytics Consultant
UK
Rank 584 626 615
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analytics Consultant 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% +14.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Data Analytics Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Analytics Consultant in the job title.

Data Analytics Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Analytics Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analytics Consultant within the UK.

Data Analytics Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Analytics Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Data Analytics Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Analytics Consultant
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 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
England +51 10 £500 +16.95% 4
London +26 5 £550 +28.65% 2
East of England - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
North West - 1 £320 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £475 -
Cheshire - 1 £320 -

Data Analytics Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Data Analytics Consultant 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 featuring Data Analytics Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (75.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) SAS
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (33.33%) QlikView
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) Tableau
6 3 (25.00%) R
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) SPSS
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Teradata
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Private Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) Use Case
7 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management

Data Analytics Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SPSS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) QlikView
3 2 (16.67%) Power BI
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
4 1 (8.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Private Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Social Network
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (75.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) A/B Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) R
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 2 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft