The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £345 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 47 52
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 5 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.61% 2.76% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.86% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 14
Median daily rate £345 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year +9.96% -14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 779 874 791
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.47% 96.57% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 609 546
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 26
Median hourly rate £23.84 £37.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.42% +170.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bristol region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
6 4 (26.67%) VBA
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Billing
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Electronics
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (13.33%) ETL
8 2 (13.33%) SAS
8 2 (13.33%) Teradata
8 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 (13.33%) SAS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) Lumira
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Billing
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) CHAID
5 1 (6.67%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VBA
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ACCA
1 1 (6.67%) CIMA
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (13.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau