Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Data Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 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.

Senior Data Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 804 812
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 52 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.052% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.055% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 40
England median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -2.70%
10th Percentile £311 £266 £324
90th Percentile £625 £550 £539
UK median daily rate £450 £431 £450
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
England median hourly rate £22.68 £25.39 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.67% -7.67% -25.33%
10th Percentile £19.74 £25.39 £26.25
90th Percentile £46.94 £25.39 £28.75
UK median hourly rate £22.68 £25.39 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.67% -7.67% -25.33%

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 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
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 £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Senior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Analyst in England

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in England

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Data Analyst in England

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in England

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Senior Data Analyst in England

Senior Data 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 Senior Data Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 -14 26 £500 +17.65% 9
East of England +4 6 £420 -1.18%
South West +3 6 £350 - 1
North of England +56 5 £450 +13.99% 1
South East -1 5 £325 -29.73% 2
Midlands +33 4 £550 +7.32% 1
West Midlands - 4 £550 -
North West +29 3 £475 +20.25% 1
Yorkshire +25 2 £426 +18.61%
Senior Data Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (69.23%) SQL
2 25 (48.08%) Data Analysis
3 20 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (34.62%) Finance
5 17 (32.69%) Analytics
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.23%) Data Quality
8 10 (19.23%) Hadoop
8 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (15.38%) ETL
10 8 (15.38%) Data Management
10 8 (15.38%) JIRA
10 8 (15.38%) Confluence
11 7 (13.46%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (13.46%) Degree
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (13.46%) Banking
11 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (11.54%) Python
12 6 (11.54%) C#
12 6 (11.54%) Visualisation
13 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
13 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
13 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
13 5 (9.62%) Git (software)

Senior Data 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 8 (15.38%) Confluence
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.77%) SAS
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) Hadoop
3 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.62%) Big Data
4 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.77%) Power BI
7 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
7 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.85%) OLAP
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JIRA
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) ERwin
4 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Billing
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Law
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) JDBC
2 2 (3.85%) MDX
2 2 (3.85%) ODBC
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.92%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Data Analysis
2 17 (32.69%) Analytics
3 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
5 8 (15.38%) Data Management
5 8 (15.38%) ETL
6 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.46%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (11.54%) Visualisation
8 5 (9.62%) DevOps
8 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.69%) Data Governance
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
10 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.77%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (5.77%) Investment Management
10 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
10 3 (5.77%) Migration
10 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) C#
2 6 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) R
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) VBA
4 2 (3.85%) C
4 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.92%) PhD
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) GDPR
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) PSD2
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Google
2 3 (5.77%) Informatica
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (3.85%) Tableau
3 2 (3.85%) Teradata
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) JDA
4 1 (1.92%) Lotus
4 1 (1.92%) Omniture
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Talend
4 1 (1.92%) Tealium
4 1 (1.92%) WorldPay