Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 November 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 of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 131 126
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 68 60 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 1.24% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.30% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 38
East of England median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £225 £162 £208
90th Percentile £463 £475 £488
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.64 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.09% -28.67% +63.28%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.62 £13.55
90th Percentile £22.54 £27.50 £37.50
England median hourly rate £17.73 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.34% - +21.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4766 4625 5655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.93% 95.74% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2740 2671 3312
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 368 536
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.36 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Cambridgeshire +5 27 £363 +150.00% 3
Hertfordshire -16 24 £290 +4.04% 4
Bedfordshire -4 9 £365 -18.89%
Essex -17 3 £413 +10.22%
Norfolk -3 2 £400 -20.00%
East Anglia - 2 - -
Suffolk +13 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 of England region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (55.88%) SQL
2 28 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 18 (26.47%) Migration
3 18 (26.47%) Finance
3 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (23.53%) Data Migration
5 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (19.12%) Oracle
6 12 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 11 (16.18%) Data Cleansing
7 11 (16.18%) Data Quality
8 9 (13.24%) ERP
9 8 (11.76%) Validation
10 7 (10.29%) Retail
10 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.29%) SAP
10 7 (10.29%) Analytics
11 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.82%) ETL
11 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
12 5 (7.35%) Data Management
12 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (7.35%) C
12 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
13 4 (5.88%) Process Improvement
13 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (5.88%) VBA
13 4 (5.88%) ITIL
13 4 (5.88%) Python
13 4 (5.88%) CRM

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.47%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.47%) iTrent
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) DHCP
1 2 (2.94%) DNS
1 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
1 2 (2.94%) NAS
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
1 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.41%) MS Access
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (2.94%) Big Data
3 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
1 2 (2.94%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.94%) Military
5 1 (1.47%) French Language
5 1 (1.47%) German Language
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (4.41%) XML
1 3 (4.41%) XML Schema
2 2 (2.94%) J2EE
2 2 (2.94%) JSON
2 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) FpML
3 1 (1.47%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.41%) Life Science
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) CMDB
4 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 18 (26.47%) Migration
3 16 (23.53%) Data Migration
4 12 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 11 (16.18%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (13.24%) ERP
7 8 (11.76%) Validation
8 7 (10.29%) Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.82%) ETL
10 5 (7.35%) Data Management
10 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.88%) Change Management
11 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.88%) CRM
11 4 (5.88%) ITIL
11 4 (5.88%) Process Improvement
12 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.41%) Project Management
12 3 (4.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.88%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) C
3 4 (5.88%) Python
3 4 (5.88%) VBA
4 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) Scala
4 2 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) MCSA
2 1 (1.47%) MCSE
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.41%) GDPR
3 2 (2.94%) Def Stans
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.47%) GAAP
4 1 (1.47%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
1 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) SAP
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) Tableau
6 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.94%) Borland
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) CommVault
6 2 (2.94%) Dell
6 2 (2.94%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) NetApp
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 2 (2.94%) Teradata
6 2 (2.94%) Veritas
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.47%) CODA