Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 89 89
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 43 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.37% 1.65% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.71% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 38
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +118.75% -62.35%
10th Percentile £172 £250 £120
90th Percentile £488 £453 £488
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% +46.27% -27.87%
England median hourly rate £17.82 £16.83 £19.81
% change year-on-year +5.93% -15.08% +10.07%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2989 3093 3186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 95.34% 96.24% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1850 1858 1861
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £381 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +7.39% +2.16%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £210
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 117 171
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - -6.90%
10th Percentile £10.27 £9.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.59 £35.25 £30.00
England median hourly rate £18.35 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.42% +8.57% +2.94%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -6 19 £425 +21.43%
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £320 +6.67% 1
Lincolnshire -4 4 £120 -
Leicestershire -8 4 £212 -27.83%
Derbyshire -10 4 £425 +41.67%
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 18 (41.86%) ETL
2 17 (39.53%) Migration
2 17 (39.53%) Data Migration
3 14 (32.56%) Data Quality
4 13 (30.23%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
5 11 (25.58%) Finance
5 11 (25.58%) Data Analysis
6 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (18.60%) Data Structures
9 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle
10 6 (13.95%) Validation
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (13.95%) Tableau
10 6 (13.95%) Data Extraction
10 6 (13.95%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (11.63%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (11.63%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (11.63%) Data Management
11 5 (11.63%) ERP
12 4 (9.30%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
12 4 (9.30%) NHS
12 4 (9.30%) CRM
12 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (9.30%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (9.30%) Infor
12 4 (9.30%) Data Mapping

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 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) SPSS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (9.30%) Infor M3
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.33%) iTrent
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) Spotfire
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
4 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.33%) MS Access
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) PeopleTools
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Structures
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
2 4 (9.30%) Taxonomies
3 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ETL
2 17 (39.53%) Data Migration
2 17 (39.53%) Migration
3 11 (25.58%) Data Analysis
3 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
4 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
5 6 (13.95%) Data Extraction
5 6 (13.95%) Data Reconciliation
5 6 (13.95%) Validation
6 5 (11.63%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (11.63%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (11.63%) Data Management
6 5 (11.63%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 4 (9.30%) Data Mapping
7 4 (9.30%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (9.30%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (9.30%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (6.98%) Data Strategy
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PeopleCode
2 2 (4.65%) R
2 2 (4.65%) SQR
2 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ACCA
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Tableau
3 4 (9.30%) Infor
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.65%) Informatica
6 1 (2.33%) OpenText
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy
6 1 (2.33%) Teradata