Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 68 62
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 30 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.80% 1.25% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 1.32% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 13
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £306 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.10% -20.97% -22.50%
10th Percentile £257 £254 £200
90th Percentile £541 £481 £593
East of England median daily rate £400 £306 £400
% change year-on-year +30.61% -23.44% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.71% -
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year - -28.97% +167.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,023 1,063 1,175
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 95.17% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 511 705
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £213 £140 £207
90th Percentile £563 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 131 93
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.00% -23.08% +91.18%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.63 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +1.19% +13.51%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 11 £325 +6.12% 1
Peterborough - 1 - -
Data Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (50.00%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) C
3 14 (46.67%) ISO 9001
3 14 (46.67%) Change Management
3 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 14 (46.67%) Military
3 14 (46.67%) PDM
3 14 (46.67%) Programme Management
3 14 (46.67%) Information Management
3 14 (46.67%) Data Management
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (46.67%) Degree
3 14 (46.67%) CMDB
3 14 (46.67%) Process Improvement
3 14 (46.67%) Def Stans
3 14 (46.67%) Customer Requirements
3 14 (46.67%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (30.00%) SAP
5 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
8 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ER Studio
1 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 14 (46.67%) Military
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) CMDB
1 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
1 14 (46.67%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Change Management
2 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 14 (46.67%) Customer Requirements
2 14 (46.67%) Data Management
2 14 (46.67%) Information Management
2 14 (46.67%) PDM
2 14 (46.67%) Process Improvement
2 14 (46.67%) Programme Management
3 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 3 (10.00%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) Def Stans
1 14 (46.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau