The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Data Analyst
Rank 615 624 601
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 33 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.062% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.065% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 23
Median daily rate £440 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £341 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £488
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £23.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £23.66
% change year-on-year
- +16.25%

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
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 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Senior Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +16 29 £450 - 5
London -9 19 £425 -5.55% 2
South East +15 5 £463 -2.63% 2
City of London +22 3 £388 +6.89%
Edinburgh +14 3 £355 -25.26% 1
Scotland +9 3 £355 -25.26% 1
East Midlands -2 2 £513 +57.69%
North West - 2 £440 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £431 - 1
Feltham - 2 £475 -
Leatherhead - 2 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £431 - 1
Surrey - 2 £475 -
Manchester - 2 £440 -
West Yorkshire +14 1 £575 -
Leeds +7 1 £575 -
Yorkshire +7 1 £575 -
Leicestershire +1 1 £450 +38.46%
Leicester 0 1 £450 +38.46%
Derby - 1 £575 -
Derbyshire - 1 £575 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
Wales - 1 £350 -
Port Talbot - 1 £350 -

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 26 (53.06%) Data Analysis
3 21 (42.86%) Finance
4 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (32.65%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (28.57%) Migration
7 12 (24.49%) Data Modelling
8 10 (20.41%) ETL
8 10 (20.41%) Banking
8 10 (20.41%) Data Mapping
9 9 (18.37%) Business Analysis
9 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
10 8 (16.33%) SAP
10 8 (16.33%) Data Management
10 8 (16.33%) Analytics
11 7 (14.29%) Data Quality
11 7 (14.29%) Data Transformation
11 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
11 7 (14.29%) Oracle
11 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (12.24%) Change Management
12 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.24%) Project Management
12 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
12 6 (12.24%) Degree
12 6 (12.24%) Data Integration
13 5 (10.20%) Data Cleansing
13 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development

Senior Data 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 3 (6.12%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.08%) MS Access
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) Power BI
4 2 (4.08%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) ERwin
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) General Ledger
4 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
5 3 (6.12%) Legal
5 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.08%) Back Office
6 2 (4.08%) Front Office
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing
7 1 (2.04%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Electronics
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.04%) German Language
7 1 (2.04%) Local Government
7 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) D3.js
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Data Integration
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Statistics
4 2 (4.08%) CMDB
4 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Equities
5 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.04%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.04%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Data Analysis
2 16 (32.65%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (28.57%) Migration
4 12 (24.49%) Data Modelling
5 10 (20.41%) Data Mapping
5 10 (20.41%) ETL
6 9 (18.37%) Business Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Analytics
7 8 (16.33%) Data Management
8 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 7 (14.29%) Data Transformation
8 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 6 (12.24%) Project Management
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.20%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Validation
11 4 (8.16%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) R
4 1 (2.04%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) CIMA
3 2 (4.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.04%) SAS 70
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) SAP
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) Teradata
5 2 (4.08%) Yardi
6 1 (2.04%) BISAM
6 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.04%) Capita
6 1 (2.04%) Charles River
6 1 (2.04%) Progress
6 1 (2.04%) RIMES