Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Data Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Senior Data Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 239 237
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2 +48
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 5 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% 0.16% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.17% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
City of London median daily rate £475 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +7.69% +50.00%
10th Percentile £369 £450 £331
90th Percentile £566 £563 £595
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -9.52% +7.69% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,637 6,468 6,497
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.27% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,242 5,022 5,207
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £498 £463
% change year-on-year +0.50% +7.57% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 87 73
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.30
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.30 £49.51
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.05% +6.80% -2.78%

Senior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Analyst in the City of London

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in the City of London

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Data Analyst in the City of London

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Senior Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Netezza
3 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (20.00%) Spend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Spend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Netezza
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata