The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £185 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.54% - 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £185 - £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.91 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year +7.36% -14.28%  

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 120 115 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 92.31% 92.74% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 93 66
Median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

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 29 March 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 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Apteco
2 1 (25.00%) Shadow IT
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

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 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (25.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Shadow IT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Econometrics
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apteco
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau