The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Database Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Analyst
Rank 624 627 607
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Database Analyst 31 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.047% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.050% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 23
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £308 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £70.50 £24.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.75% -36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -36.00%

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Database Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Database Analyst in the job title.

Database Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Database Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Database Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Database Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Database Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Analyst within the UK.

Database Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Database Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Database Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Database Analyst
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 30 £313 -16.66% 5
London -5 17 £300 -20.00% 2
South East +21 6 £350 -
North West +17 2 £300 -14.28% 1
City of London +12 2 £600 +60.00% 1
East of England +9 2 £575 +70.37% 2
Manchester -2 2 £300 -14.28%
West Midlands -27 2 £400 -
Kent - 2 £400 -
Ipswich - 2 £575 -
Suffolk - 2 £575 -
Edinburgh +12 1 £240 -46.66%
Hampshire +9 1 £280 -
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Scotland +7 1 £240 -46.66% 1
East Sussex +4 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £400 -
Warwick - 1 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £300 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £280 -
Telford - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 - -

Database Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Database 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 featuring Database Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (63.64%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle
4 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
5 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (16.36%) Windows
6 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
8 7 (12.73%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.91%) Finance
9 6 (10.91%) Data Management
9 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (9.09%) ETL
10 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (9.09%) DBS Check
10 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
10 5 (9.09%) Programme Governance
11 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
11 4 (7.27%) Imperva
11 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (7.27%) VMware
11 4 (7.27%) Migration

Database Analyst 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 2 (3.64%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.45%) MS Office
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.82%) InDesign
5 1 (1.82%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.82%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (1.82%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Google Drive
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.45%) MS Access
5 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.64%) Ingres
6 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.64%) OLAP
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.82%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) MDX
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) PostGIS
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.45%) Statistics
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.27%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
5 1 (1.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
2 6 (10.91%) Data Management
2 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (9.09%) ETL
3 5 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 4 (7.27%) CRM
4 4 (7.27%) Migration
4 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.45%) Analytics
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) VBA
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) DBS Check
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Imperva
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) DataFlux
4 1 (1.82%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Infor
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Sybase
4 1 (1.82%) Trillium