The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 25 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.12% 2.89% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.98% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £120 £380 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.42% -3.79%  
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 £18.74
% change year-on-year +18.03% -18.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 86 168 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 96.63% 97.11% 89.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 110 81
Median daily rate £405 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.49% +175.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Middlesex

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Middlesex

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Middlesex

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data
3 1 (20.00%) Three.js
3 1 (20.00%) GISP
3 1 (20.00%) D3.js
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) D3.js
1 1 (20.00%) Three.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau