Period
to 21 January 2021

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 46 75
Rank change year-on-year +7 +29 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 11 40 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.29% 3.24% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 3.40% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 32 12
Median daily rate £363 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -31.82% +80.33%
10th Percentile £305 £208 £173
90th Percentile £488 £486 £569
East of England median daily rate £350 £375 £488
% change year-on-year -6.67% -23.08% +27.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £31.00 £17.25 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.71% -1.00% +8.91%
10th Percentile £16.79 £15.88 £16.21
90th Percentile £31.50 £18.63 £18.69
East of England median hourly rate £14.25 £9.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +50.00% -45.48% +8.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 436 1,177 1,322
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.64% 95.23% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 669 789
Median daily rate £425 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £195 £185 £186
90th Percentile £588 £588 £558
East of England median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 82 114
Median hourly rate £42.75 £14.50 £13.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +194.83% +10.27% -24.86%
10th Percentile £12.09 £10.56 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £30.90 £46.58
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.61
% change year-on-year +21.21% -0.66% -12.58%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Analyst in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Analyst in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2021. 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
Watford +11 4 £308 -18.00%
Rickmansworth +18 1 - -
Stevenage -3 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £325 -
Potters Bar - 1 - - 1
Data Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Data Governance
3 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Master Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Power BI
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Power Platform
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) HDFS
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (9.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Power Platform
2 2 (18.18%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) Power BI
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Impala
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) Parquet
2 1 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ADO
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) LINQ
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WinForms
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) FMCG
3 1 (9.09%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Data Governance
3 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Master Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Clinical Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Cloudera