The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 54 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 -10  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 11 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.34% 1.99% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.43% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 18
Median daily rate £319 £455 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.94% +26.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £361 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £510 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +23.35% -14.19%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 656 742 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.71% 81.99% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 533 477
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Bristol

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Bristol

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Bristol

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Bristol

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) VBA
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (12.00%) Data Management
7 3 (12.00%) SAP
7 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
8 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (8.00%) ISEB

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (8.00%) MS Access
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.00%) Lumira
7 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) FMCG
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
2 1 (4.00%) CIMA
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata