Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 April 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.

Data Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 100 95
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 42 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.41% 1.57% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.64% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 31
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -28.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £305 £172 £238
90th Percentile £480 £438 £475
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.54% +2.78% -17.24%
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% -2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,843 2,991 3,029
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 95.59% 96.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,738 1,809 1,773
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £209 £219
90th Percentile £538 £538 £544
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 133 132
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.40 £14.20 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.45% +0.71% +4.44%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.40 £9.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.00 £39.20
England median hourly rate £18.69 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.62% - +11.76%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Derbyshire +15 13 £363 -14.71%
Northamptonshire -16 13 £438 +75.00% 5
Leicestershire +4 5 £430 +43.33%
Nottinghamshire -12 5 £375 +47.06% 1
Lincolnshire +1 2 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 East Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 11 (26.19%) ETL
5 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (16.67%) SAP
7 7 (16.67%) Migration
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (14.29%) Use Case
8 6 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
9 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.90%) Power BI
9 5 (11.90%) GDPR
9 5 (11.90%) Finance
10 4 (9.52%) Statistics
10 4 (9.52%) VBA
10 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (9.52%) SAS
10 4 (9.52%) Data Governance
10 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (9.52%) Data Extraction
10 4 (9.52%) Data Mapping
10 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (9.52%) SAS
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Power BI
3 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) JSON
1 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 11 (26.19%) ETL
4 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 6 (14.29%) Use Case
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Data Extraction
8 4 (9.52%) Data Governance
8 4 (9.52%) Data Mapping
8 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Statistics
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) ERD
9 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.76%) ERP
10 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) VBA
3 3 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
1 5 (11.90%) GDPR
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) Ariba
5 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) webMethods