Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 26 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 3.60% 1.22% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 1.27% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Halifax median daily rate £350 £267 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.33% -18.00% -23.53%
10th Percentile £334 £222 £313
90th Percentile £417 £305 £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £358 £323 £325
% change year-on-year +11.01% -0.77% +17.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year - +68.42% -62.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax. 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
Halifax
Contract vacancies in Halifax with a recognized job title 132 158 231
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 96.34% 96.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 134 179
Halifax median daily rate £400 £365 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.74% +2.39% -14.22%
10th Percentile £293 £260 £279
90th Percentile £491 £458 £471
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Halifax median hourly rate £18.75 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.04% -4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £18.13 £9.70 £10.50
90th Percentile £19.38 £11.94 £17.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Halifax

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Halifax

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Halifax over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Halifax

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Halifax region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) QA