Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 91 65
Rank change year-on-year +18 -26 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 39 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.06% 0.77% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 0.81% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 32
Bristol median daily rate £375 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -22.58% +6.90%
10th Percentile £301 £207 £278
90th Percentile £476 £362 £455
South West median daily rate £355 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +18.33% -20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -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 1,798 1,474 1,561
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.97% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,192 1,016 1,136
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £219 £230 £240
90th Percentile £525 £558 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 74 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +32.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.76 £12.20 £12.50
90th Percentile £57.88 £47.50 £47.20
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.12% +70.00%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 12 (30.77%) Finance
4 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (23.08%) Banking
5 9 (23.08%) ETL
6 8 (20.51%) Teradata
7 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (15.38%) Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
9 5 (12.82%) Data Quality
9 5 (12.82%) Data Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) Data Management
9 5 (12.82%) Data Mining
9 5 (12.82%) XML
9 5 (12.82%) C#
9 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
9 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.26%) VBA
10 4 (10.26%) Oracle
10 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.26%) Validation
10 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) Degree
10 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.26%) Tableau

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 (7.69%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) SPSS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.82%) Data Mining
4 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.69%) Data Lake
5 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.69%) HDInsight
5 3 (7.69%) Power BI
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) Spatial Data
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.56%) GIS
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Military
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Linked Data
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 9 (23.08%) ETL
3 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.82%) Data Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) Data Management
5 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Statistics
8 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) VBA
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Teradata
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Tableau
3 3 (7.69%) Cognos
3 3 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 3 (7.69%) Talend
4 2 (5.13%) Microgen
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Northgate