Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 December 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 72 102
Rank change year-on-year -37 +30 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 37 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.16% 2.45% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 2.55% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 58 30
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +18.18% +0.92%
10th Percentile £231 £218 £150
90th Percentile £470 £420 £475
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +27.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £13.05 £13.50 £10.54
90th Percentile £18.16 £14.50 £11.80
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.31 £19.24
% change year-on-year -9.35% +0.32% +9.33%

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 3043 3136 3046
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 95.99% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1873 1963 1822
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £213 £215
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 134 185
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 -27 12 £381 +8.93% 2
Nottinghamshire +2 10 £400 +33.33% 1
Derbyshire +2 5 £263 -27.59%
Leicestershire -7 5 £269 -10.50% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 East Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (43.24%) SQL
1 16 (43.24%) Migration
1 16 (43.24%) Data Migration
2 15 (40.54%) Data Quality
3 14 (37.84%) ETL
4 11 (29.73%) Data Analysis
5 9 (24.32%) Finance
5 9 (24.32%) ERP
5 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
5 9 (24.32%) Data Extraction
6 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
7 6 (16.22%) Data Mapping
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (13.51%) NHS
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.51%) Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Data Reconciliation
9 4 (10.81%) Data Governance
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (10.81%) SAP
9 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
10 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
10 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared

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 2 (5.41%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) PeopleTools
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.51%) NHS
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Data Migration
1 16 (43.24%) Migration
2 14 (37.84%) ETL
3 11 (29.73%) Data Analysis
4 9 (24.32%) Data Extraction
4 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
4 9 (24.32%) ERP
5 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Data Mapping
6 5 (13.51%) Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Data Reconciliation
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) Data Governance
8 3 (8.11%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Time Management
9 2 (5.41%) Use Case
9 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PeopleCode
2 2 (5.41%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) R
2 2 (5.41%) SQR
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) IIBA
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
1 6 (16.22%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Informatica
4 2 (5.41%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) Infor