Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £364 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 November 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 94 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 43 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.18% 0.88% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.93% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 30
Bristol median daily rate £364 £313 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.40% -12.28% +1.79%
10th Percentile £286 £250 £273
90th Percentile £475 £439 £451
South West median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1871 1615 1632
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.94% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1144 1202
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.03 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) Data Analysis
3 12 (27.91%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (23.26%) ETL
5 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (20.93%) Banking
6 8 (18.60%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
6 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
7 7 (16.28%) Teradata
7 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
8 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
8 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (13.95%) VBA
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle
9 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.63%) XML
9 5 (11.63%) Data Mining
9 5 (11.63%) Data Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) QA
9 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
10 4 (9.30%) Degree
10 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
10 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (6.98%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.30%) SPSS
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) Data Mining
4 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
5 2 (4.65%) GIS
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.33%) HDInsight
6 1 (2.33%) Power BI
6 1 (2.33%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Military
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Data Analysis
2 10 (23.26%) ETL
3 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Data Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Statistics
9 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
9 2 (4.65%) ETL Development
9 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.65%) Use Case
9 2 (4.65%) User Stories
9 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) VBA
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Teradata
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Microgen
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Cognos
5 1 (2.33%) Lotus
5 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.33%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.33%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) Talend