The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 73 67
Rank change year-on-year +32 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 16 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.51% 0.65% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 0.69% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Median daily rate £405 £494 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.97% +75.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £316
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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 605 875 902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 94.98% 94.39% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 635 551
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 46
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -4.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £21.40 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +10 6 £375 -
Chester - 5 £450 - 1
Crewe - 2 - -
Data Analyst
North West

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

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 Cheshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 20 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) SAP
4 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.00%) Hyperion
6 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (16.67%) Banking
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) IBM
8 3 (10.00%) SLA
8 3 (10.00%) DataStage
8 3 (10.00%) SAS
8 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (10.00%) VBA
8 3 (10.00%) Neural Network
8 3 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Logistic Regression
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (10.00%) Infographics
8 3 (10.00%) Data Lineage
8 3 (10.00%) Decision Tree

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.00%) DataStage
2 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Data Lineage
5 3 (10.00%) Decision Tree
5 3 (10.00%) Infographics
5 3 (10.00%) Logistic Regression
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Neural Network
5 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (6.67%) Data Entry
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) AAT
2 1 (3.33%) ACCA
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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