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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Data Analyst
Rank 595 631 620
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 19 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.033% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.035% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 21
Median daily rate £375 £438 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £296 £425 £281
% change year-on-year
-30.29% +51.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.39 £27.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% -45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £27.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-7.67% -45.00%

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
46857 52091 52770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.71% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30652 33213 33381
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2008 2171
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 13 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 10 December 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 17 £375 -11.76% 3
London +6 12 £375 -14.28% 2
South East +16 2 - -
Scotland +7 2 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £143 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £143 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £143 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Edinburgh +20 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £450 -
Dorset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 23 (43.40%) Data Analysis
3 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (35.85%) Finance
5 17 (32.08%) ETL
6 16 (30.19%) Migration
7 15 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (24.53%) Data Modelling
9 12 (22.64%) Data Mapping
10 11 (20.75%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (18.87%) Data Quality
11 10 (18.87%) Analytics
12 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
12 9 (16.98%) SAP
12 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.98%) Banking
13 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (13.21%) Retail
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle
14 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
14 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
15 6 (11.32%) Data Transformation
15 6 (11.32%) Python
15 6 (11.32%) Data Management
15 6 (11.32%) Change Management
15 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
15 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
15 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
16 5 (9.43%) General Ledger

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 4 (7.55%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) SAS
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.89%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) GIS
6 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) Power BI
6 2 (3.77%) QGIS
6 2 (3.77%) SAP HANA
6 2 (3.77%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) ERwin
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Retail
4 5 (9.43%) General Ledger
5 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Legal
5 4 (7.55%) Marketing
6 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.77%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.89%) Back Office
8 1 (1.89%) Electronics
8 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.89%) Front Office
8 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Kafka
2 2 (3.77%) D3.js
2 2 (3.77%) PostGIS
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) Data Integration
4 4 (7.55%) Statistics
5 2 (3.77%) CMDB
5 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.77%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Equities
6 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.89%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (1.89%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Data Analysis
2 17 (32.08%) ETL
3 16 (30.19%) Migration
4 15 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (24.53%) Data Modelling
6 12 (22.64%) Data Mapping
7 11 (20.75%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (18.87%) Analytics
9 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
10 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
11 6 (11.32%) Change Management
11 6 (11.32%) Data Management
11 6 (11.32%) Data Transformation
12 5 (9.43%) ERP
12 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (7.55%) Logical Data Model
13 4 (7.55%) Propensity Modelling
13 4 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Python
3 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.66%) R
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) CIMA
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) BS7666
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) SAS 70
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Tableau
4 3 (5.66%) Talend
5 2 (3.77%) Teradata
5 2 (3.77%) Yardi
6 1 (1.89%) BISAM
6 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.89%) Charles River
6 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.89%) Mercator
6 1 (1.89%) RIMES