Period
to 23 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 89 70
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 47 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.73% 0.87% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 0.91% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 13 29
Bristol median daily rate £378 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.83% -11.76% +4.62%
10th Percentile £283 £215 £224
90th Percentile £455 £429 £455
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 1,647 1,534 1,638
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 95.82% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,081 1,039 1,167
Bristol median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% -3.33%
10th Percentile £255 £234 £230
90th Percentile £523 £550 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 67 81
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -38.64% +97.01%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.85 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.05 £46.58 £52.25
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.86% -6.67% +78.57%

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 April 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 April 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 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) Data Analysis
3 19 (40.43%) Finance
4 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Excel
5 12 (25.53%) Banking
6 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (23.40%) C#
7 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
7 10 (21.28%) Teradata
7 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.02%) Tableau
10 7 (14.89%) Validation
11 6 (12.77%) Data Management
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (12.77%) Python
11 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
11 6 (12.77%) Analytics
12 5 (10.64%) Talend
12 5 (10.64%) Power BI
12 5 (10.64%) MuleSoft
12 5 (10.64%) HDInsight
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (10.64%) ITIL
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (10.64%) Data Lake
13 4 (8.51%) Data Science
13 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (4.26%) Confluence
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Maximo
1 1 (2.13%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.64%) Data Lake
2 5 (10.64%) HDInsight
2 5 (10.64%) Power BI
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Data Analysis
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
4 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.89%) Validation
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Data Management
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Data Science
8 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.38%) Data Analytics
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (6.38%) Migration
9 3 (6.38%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
10 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.38%) VBA
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Teradata
2 8 (17.02%) Tableau
3 5 (10.64%) MuleSoft
3 5 (10.64%) Talend
4 4 (8.51%) Cognos
4 4 (8.51%) SAP
5 3 (6.38%) Hortonworks
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Microgen
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Northgate