Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 73 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 31 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.40% 0.38% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 0.40% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 13
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £410 - £388
10th Percentile £226 - £200
90th Percentile £488 - £549
East of England median daily rate £370 £300 £425
% change year-on-year +23.33% -29.41% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.58 £12.27 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.09% -64.94% +59.09%
10th Percentile £11.34 £11.64 £16.90
90th Percentile £22.71 £12.91 £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -18.42% -26.92% +62.50%

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 1,219 1,009 1,284
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.73% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 443 743
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £385 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.68% +8.39%
10th Percentile £231 £163 £225
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £415 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +7.10% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 120 116
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +42.86% -34.58%
10th Percentile £11.62 £10.98 £9.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £22.73
% change year-on-year -4.88% -9.81% +13.65%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +9 18 £381 - 3
Peterborough - 4 £357 -
Huntingdon - 1 £190 -
Data Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (41.94%) Data Analysis
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
6 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) C
7 6 (19.35%) SAP
7 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
7 6 (19.35%) Change Management
7 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) CMDB
7 6 (19.35%) Military
7 6 (19.35%) PDM
7 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
7 6 (19.35%) Data Management
7 6 (19.35%) Information Management
7 6 (19.35%) Def Stans
7 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (16.13%) Data Quality
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Validation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Military
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) FpML
2 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) CMDB
2 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Life Science
4 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Data Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (19.35%) Data Management
4 6 (19.35%) Information Management
4 6 (19.35%) PDM
4 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (6.45%) Data Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) C
3 2 (6.45%) Scala
3 2 (6.45%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) Def Stans
1 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
2 5 (16.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) SAP
3 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Tableau