The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 6 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.99% 1.23% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.30% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £363 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £187 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £375 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.74
% change year-on-year +18.03% -18.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 770 716
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.36% 94.48% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 544 479
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 35
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) Migration
1 11 (55.00%) Data Migration
2 10 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Private Cloud
5 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) SLA
7 2 (10.00%) SAS
7 2 (10.00%) SMS
7 2 (10.00%) Law
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 2 (10.00%) CMDB
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.00%) Time Management
8 1 (5.00%) DataFlux
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Big Data

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Data Migration
1 11 (55.00%) Migration
2 10 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
6 1 (5.00%) Information Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (5.00%) Datanomic
1 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (5.00%) Kronos
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.00%) Trillium
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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