Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 109 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 31 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.13% 1.20% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.26% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 44
East Midlands median daily rate £353 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.79% +7.14% +75.00%
10th Percentile £177 £222 £201
90th Percentile £423 £475 £450
England median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.55% +46.27%
England median hourly rate £22.00 £18.10 £18.94
% change year-on-year +21.58% -4.46% -2.87%

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 2,599 2,931 3,143
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.79% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,654 1,801 1,991
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £225 £245
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 165 121
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.75 £8.69
90th Percentile £33.50 £45.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

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 October 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 October 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 19 £370 -11.64%
Leicestershire +9 5 - - 2
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £223 -40.67% 4
Lincolnshire +9 1 £286 -
Derbyshire +5 1 £200 -23.81% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 11 (35.48%) Data Analysis
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Tableau
5 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
6 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.68%) VBA
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.45%) Marketing
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Banking
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) MS Access
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.45%) Informatica

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 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.23%) MindAlign
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Infor M3
1 1 (3.23%) Maximo
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) MS Access
3 2 (6.45%) Power BI
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.45%) FMCG
2 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Data Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Data Management
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
5 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.23%) Data Science
6 1 (3.23%) Data-Driven Decision Making
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) VBA
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) R
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS 9
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Tableau
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Greenplum
3 2 (6.45%) Informatica
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Aareon
4 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Orchard
4 1 (3.23%) Reuters
4 1 (3.23%) SAP