Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 82 108
Rank change year-on-year -30 +26 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 31 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.03% 2.04% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.12% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 25
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £305 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.05% -10.29% +23.64%
10th Percentile £231 £192 £163
90th Percentile £450 £434 £483
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £11.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +24.89% -48.46%
10th Percentile £13.33 £13.50 £10.43
90th Percentile £17.93 £14.50 £12.00
England median hourly rate £17.75 £18.94 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.28% -0.32% +11.76%

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 2,856 3,013 2,989
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 95.92% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,778 1,898 1,748
East Midlands median daily rate £389 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £217 £200 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £523
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 136 173
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.72% -0.35% +0.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.38 £37.70
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.42 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.24% -0.43% +12.12%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -8 13 £388 +24.00%
Nottinghamshire -1 6 £375 +25.00% 2
Derbyshire +1 4 £263 -27.59%
Leicestershire -6 4 £325 +8.33% 1
Lincolnshire +1 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (38.71%) SQL
1 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
1 12 (38.71%) Migration
2 11 (35.48%) Data Migration
3 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
3 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 8 (25.81%) ETL
4 8 (25.81%) ERP
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.13%) SAP
7 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.13%) Data Extraction
7 5 (16.13%) Data Structures
8 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (12.90%) Data Governance
8 4 (12.90%) Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) GDPR

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 (6.45%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
1 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
1 12 (38.71%) Migration
2 11 (35.48%) Data Migration
3 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) ERP
4 8 (25.81%) ETL
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Data Extraction
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Data Governance
6 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
7 3 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) BCP
8 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.45%) Economics
8 2 (6.45%) Operations Research
8 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) R
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.68%) GDPR
3 1 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Informatica
4 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau