The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 27 June 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 34
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 3.26% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.48% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £168 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.47
% change year-on-year +18.03% -17.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 322 316 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 95.83% 93.77% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 165 172
Median daily rate £400 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £21.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Merseyside

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Merseyside region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP