Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £290 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 September 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 76 65
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 35 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.18% 1.43% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.55% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 22
Hertfordshire median daily rate £290 £350 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +20.17% -19.10%
10th Percentile £173 £285 £165
90th Percentile £547 £397 £475
East of England median daily rate £415 £362 £350
% change year-on-year +14.67% +3.50% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.70 - £12.08
10th Percentile £16.31 - £11.62
90th Percentile £31.74 - £12.54
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.27
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.20% -56.18%

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 1,503 1,288 1,384
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 92.00% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 657 742
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £200
90th Percentile £556 £575 £537
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 78
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.81 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +13.93% -15.71%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.55 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £40.00 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £20.32
% change year-on-year -3.78% -11.42% -1.44%

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 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor 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 23 September 2018. 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
Welwyn Garden City -4 14 £173 -
Watford +9 5 £335 - 2
Hatfield +1 3 £200 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Data Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 16 (45.71%) Data Analysis
2 13 (37.14%) Data Cleansing
3 11 (31.43%) ERP
4 9 (25.71%) Data Management
4 9 (25.71%) Finance
5 8 (22.86%) Law
5 8 (22.86%) Migration
5 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (22.86%) Data Migration
5 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
6 7 (20.00%) SAP
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
7 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) Service Management
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (11.43%) Remedy
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
9 4 (11.43%) Data Extraction
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) FMCG
10 3 (8.57%) Data Protection

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:

Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) FMCG
2 3 (8.57%) NHS
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Data Analysis
2 13 (37.14%) Data Cleansing
3 11 (31.43%) ERP
4 9 (25.71%) Data Management
5 8 (22.86%) Data Migration
5 8 (22.86%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Service Management
7 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Data Extraction
7 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
7 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.57%) ETL
8 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.57%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (8.57%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.57%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Remedy
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) CA
5 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.71%) Sun
5 2 (5.71%) Tableau
6 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu