Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Insight Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 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.

Insight Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 786 798
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -47
Contract jobs requiring an Insight Analyst 69 90 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.073% 0.093% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.098% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 62 61
England median daily rate £388 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% -9.33% -
10th Percentile £288 £202 £263
90th Percentile £475 £450 £475
UK median daily rate £388 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +13.97% -9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
England median hourly rate £33.00 £18.50 £10.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.43% +80.97% -
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £18.50 £10.22
% change year-on-year +78.43% +80.97% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Insight Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Insight Analyst in England

Insight Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Insight Analyst in England

Insight Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Insight Analyst in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Insight Analyst in England

Insight Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Insight Analyst in England

Insight Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Insight Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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
London -29 41 £394 +8.62% 4
South East +12 13 £401 +49.72% 2
South West +9 7 £338 +1.89% 3
West Midlands +26 5 £413 +26.92%
Midlands +19 5 £413 +22.22%
North of England +49 2 £338 -0.74%
North West +13 2 £338 -0.74%
East of England -17 1 £290 -10.36% 1
Insight Analyst
UK

Insight Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Insight 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 England region featuring Insight Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (57.97%) SQL
1 40 (57.97%) Analytics
2 26 (37.68%) Tableau
3 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (31.88%) Marketing
4 22 (31.88%) Finance
5 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (21.74%) Visualisation
7 15 (21.74%) Actionable Insight
8 14 (20.29%) R
8 14 (20.29%) Google Analytics
8 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
9 13 (18.84%) SAS
9 13 (18.84%) Google
10 11 (15.94%) Customer Insight
11 10 (14.49%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (14.49%) VBA
12 9 (13.04%) CRM
12 9 (13.04%) Python
13 8 (11.59%) Retail
13 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.59%) Big Data
13 8 (11.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 7 (10.14%) Adobe Analytics
14 7 (10.14%) Adobe
15 6 (8.70%) Power BI
15 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
15 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
16 5 (7.25%) Statistical Modelling

Insight Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (18.84%) SAS
2 3 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (7.25%) SPSS
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Google Analytics
2 7 (10.14%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.45%) AdWords
4 1 (1.45%) Firebase
4 1 (1.45%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) Big Data
2 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.70%) Power BI
3 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) BigQuery
5 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 3 (4.35%) MS Access
5 3 (4.35%) QlikView
6 2 (2.90%) Data Mart
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
1 22 (31.88%) Marketing
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Publishing
5 2 (2.90%) Law
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) User Experience
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) New Media
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.45%) Fintech
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Analytics
2 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (21.74%) Actionable Insight
3 15 (21.74%) Visualisation
4 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.94%) Customer Insight
6 10 (14.49%) Data Visualisation
7 9 (13.04%) CRM
8 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.25%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (7.25%) Statistics
11 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.80%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.80%) Direct Marketing
11 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
11 4 (5.80%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) SQL
2 14 (20.29%) R
3 10 (14.49%) VBA
4 9 (13.04%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.90%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Tableau
2 13 (18.84%) Google
3 7 (10.14%) Adobe
4 5 (7.25%) Omniture
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) Teradata
6 2 (2.90%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.90%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.90%) Datanomic
6 2 (2.90%) Trillium
7 1 (1.45%) BMC
7 1 (1.45%) BT
7 1 (1.45%) DoubleClick
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow