The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £185 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 27 June 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 28
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.42% 2.42% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 2.48% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £185 £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.18% -28.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.47
% change year-on-year +18.03% -17.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 109 121 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.46% 97.58% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 83 115
Median daily rate £575 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +120.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Canary Wharf

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Canary Wharf

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Canary Wharf

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) R
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Tableau
3 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
3 3 (42.86%) Shadow IT
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Apteco
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Eloqua
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Campaign Management
4 2 (28.57%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (42.86%) Apache Pig
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eloqua
1 2 (28.57%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Shadow IT
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Econometrics
4 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) R
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
1 3 (42.86%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Apteco
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk