Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 75 100
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 27 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 0.79% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.84% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £145 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -62.58% +19.23%
10th Percentile £198 £134 £310
90th Percentile £450 £231 £410
East of England median daily rate £363 £375 £406
% change year-on-year -3.33% -7.69% +23.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.58 £11.22 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.69% -67.94% +59.09%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.24 £16.90
90th Percentile £22.71 £12.64 £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £12.27 £26.13
% change year-on-year +42.62% -53.03% +63.28%

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 1320 1069 1514
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.68% 94.19% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 515 889
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £200 £169 £226
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 101 132
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +34.15% -16.33%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £20.94
% change year-on-year -19.10% +6.28% +4.68%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +7 17 £404 - 3
Peterborough -10 4 £357 +42.70%
Huntingdon -4 2 £183 +30.36%
Data Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Data Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
4 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) SAP
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (11.11%) Life Science
6 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (7.41%) Scala
7 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
7 2 (7.41%) Big Data
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (7.41%) Tableau
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
7 2 (7.41%) Veeva
7 2 (7.41%) Data Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Def Stans
7 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (7.41%) CMDB

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 (7.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) FpML
2 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Life Science
3 2 (7.41%) CMDB
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Data Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Data Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Data Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Information Management
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) PDM
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) Scala
3 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.41%) Def Stans
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.70%) GDPR
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Tableau