Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Data Analyst was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 July 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.

SQL Data Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 189 220
Rank change year-on-year -23 +31 -3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Data Analyst 3 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
North West median daily rate £295 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.62% +8.93% -7.28%
10th Percentile £287 £296 £263
90th Percentile £300 £401 £400
England median daily rate £400 £413 £370
% change year-on-year -3.03% +11.49% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £19.82 £18.55
% change year-on-year -31.89% +6.88% -3.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,847 5,337 7,288
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 94.38% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,632 3,238 4,445
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £225 £248
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 284 308
North West median hourly rate £18.79 £22.00 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.59% +15.84% +3.32%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £51.50 £47.39
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

SQL Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Data Analyst in the North West

SQL Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Data Analyst in the North West

SQL Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Data Analyst in the North West

SQL Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Data Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Cheshire -7 2 £295 -18.62% 3
Manchester -22 1 - - 1
SQL Data Analyst
England

SQL Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, SQL 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 North West region featuring SQL Data Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

SQL Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DTS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft