Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £310 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 22 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 127 126
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 122 145 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.57% 1.51% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.58% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 97 78
Midlands median daily rate £310 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £161 £183 £140
90th Percentile £438 £446 £466
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £15.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.38 £10.95
90th Percentile £19.30 £17.05 £24.00
England median hourly rate £17.97 £16.15 £19.56
% change year-on-year +11.24% -17.44% +11.79%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7405 9161 8293
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 95.00% 95.50% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4588 5394 4758
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £226 £225 £210
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 298 494
Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.04
90th Percentile £43.45 £38.75 £38.18
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Midlands +15 73 £248 -25.28% 7
East Midlands -23 44 £400 +14.29% 2
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (39.34%) Migration
2 45 (36.89%) Data Analysis
3 44 (36.07%) Data Migration
4 43 (35.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 42 (34.43%) SQL
6 37 (30.33%) Data Quality
7 30 (24.59%) Finance
8 27 (22.13%) ETL
9 24 (19.67%) SQL Server
10 23 (18.85%) Data Modelling
11 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (13.93%) Validation
12 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (12.30%) Oracle
14 14 (11.48%) Data Cleansing
15 12 (9.84%) CRM
16 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
16 11 (9.02%) Data Management
16 11 (9.02%) Data Structures
16 11 (9.02%) Analytics
17 10 (8.20%) Data Reconciliation
18 9 (7.38%) SAP
19 8 (6.56%) Degree
19 8 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
19 8 (6.56%) Visualisation
19 8 (6.56%) Tableau
19 8 (6.56%) Data Mapping
20 7 (5.74%) Data Extraction
20 7 (5.74%) Spreadsheet
20 7 (5.74%) Logical Data Model

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (2.46%) SAS
2 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.74%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.28%) Infor M3
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.64%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.82%) iTrent
5 1 (0.82%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.74%) MS Access
3 4 (3.28%) Spotfire
3 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.46%) Big Data
4 3 (2.46%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.46%) QlikView
4 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.64%) OLAP
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) PeopleTools
General
1 30 (24.59%) Finance
2 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.46%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.46%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Automotive
4 2 (1.64%) Law
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.02%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.10%) NHS
5 5 (4.10%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.28%) Taxonomies
7 3 (2.46%) CMDB
8 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.64%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.34%) Migration
2 45 (36.89%) Data Analysis
3 44 (36.07%) Data Migration
4 27 (22.13%) ETL
5 23 (18.85%) Data Modelling
6 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (13.93%) Validation
7 14 (11.48%) Data Cleansing
8 12 (9.84%) CRM
9 11 (9.02%) Analytics
9 11 (9.02%) Data Management
10 10 (8.20%) Data Reconciliation
11 8 (6.56%) Data Mapping
11 8 (6.56%) Visualisation
12 7 (5.74%) Dashboard Development
12 7 (5.74%) Data Extraction
12 7 (5.74%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (5.74%) Physical Data Model
13 6 (4.92%) Data Governance
13 6 (4.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.43%) SQL
2 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
2 6 (4.92%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.28%) VBA
4 2 (1.64%) PeopleCode
4 2 (1.64%) R
4 2 (1.64%) SQR
5 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) ACCA
2 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.82%) ISEB
2 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (30.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.82%) GDPR
4 1 (0.82%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) Oracle
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) SAP
4 8 (6.56%) Tableau
5 6 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.28%) IBM
6 4 (3.28%) Infor
6 4 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (3.28%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.46%) Cognos
7 3 (2.46%) CommVault
8 2 (1.64%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.64%) Google
8 2 (1.64%) Informatica
8 2 (1.64%) NetApp
8 2 (1.64%) VMware
9 1 (0.82%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.82%) Netezza
9 1 (0.82%) OpenText
9 1 (0.82%) Teradata
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