Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 69 93
Rank change year-on-year +3 +24 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 24 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.88% 1.50% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.56% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21% +10.00%
10th Percentile £220 £159 £190
90th Percentile £481 £475 £379
East of England median daily rate £325 £350 £401
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.61% +18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £12.08 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.80% -16.67%
East of England median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year -35.14% -16.85% +85.42%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1196 1344 1516
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 93.58% 96.14% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 700 784
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.32%
10th Percentile £200 £212 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 74 134
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -7.25% +4.55%
10th Percentile £10.48 £9.00 £9.08
90th Percentile £48.12 £52.25 £38.93
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Hertfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 23 July 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
Hatfield -6 6 £200 +14.29%
Welwyn Garden City +4 5 £325 +18.18%
Watford -6 5 £475 +18.75% 2
Data Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Migration
2 10 (41.67%) Data Migration
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (29.17%) SAP
6 6 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (25.00%) ERP
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (12.50%) MS Access
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.50%) Teradata
9 3 (12.50%) Change Management
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (12.50%) Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Actionable Insight
10 2 (8.33%) Borland

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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 10 (41.67%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 6 (25.00%) ERP
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Use Case
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) GAAP
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Teradata
4 2 (8.33%) Borland
4 2 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (4.17%) Ariba
5 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy