Period
to 21 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 109 87
Rank change year-on-year +4 -22 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 42 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.43% 1.39% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.46% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 34
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.29% +118.75%
10th Percentile £224 £172 £254
90th Percentile £488 £488 £455
England median daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.30 £18.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.13% +11.87% +46.27%
England median hourly rate £20.35 £17.97 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.25% +5.68% -11.69%

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 2,780 3,019 3,107
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.69% 95.24% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,683 1,851 1,865
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.83%
10th Percentile £214 £225 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 136 121
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £13.73 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.53% +1.69% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.30 £9.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.72 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.14 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.09% -4.53% +8.57%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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
Northamptonshire -10 20 £370 -12.94% 1
Derbyshire +20 12 £300 -29.41%
Leicestershire +9 4 £430 +102.83% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £275 -14.06% 1
Lincolnshire +7 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
3 10 (23.81%) ETL
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) SAP
6 7 (16.67%) Power BI
7 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.90%) VBA
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.90%) Finance
8 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (9.52%) Use Case
9 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
10 3 (7.14%) GDPR
10 3 (7.14%) ERD
10 3 (7.14%) Visualisation

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%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) MindAlign
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Infor M3
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Power BI
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) ERwin
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) JSON
1 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
2 10 (23.81%) ETL
3 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
5 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Use Case
6 3 (7.14%) ERD
6 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.76%) Customer Insight
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) Master Data Management
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Statistics
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.38%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) IFRS
2 1 (2.38%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Aareon
4 1 (2.38%) Ariba
4 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Orchard
4 1 (2.38%) Reuters
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) webMethods