Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Data Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 December 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.

SQL Data Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 210 224
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14 -27
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Data Analyst 20 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 18
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £214 £350 £210
90th Percentile £402 £420 £391
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
North West median hourly rate £53.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.00% +31.58% -20.83%
England median hourly rate £18.15 £21.69 £19.50
% change year-on-year -16.33% +11.23% -35.00%

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 5390 6042 8190
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 94.58% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3413 3889 4949
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £235 £231
90th Percentile £588 £556 £570
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 215 402
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -8.86% +22.52%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.35 £49.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year +3.89% +0.61% +8.42%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Data Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 December 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
Manchester +24 11 £388 -8.82%
Lancashire +13 4 £350 - 1
Cheshire -1 3 - - 2
SQL Data Analyst
England

SQL Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, SQL 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 North West region featuring SQL Data Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.00%) NHS
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Data Transformation
7 2 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
7 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling

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 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) DTS
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) B2B
6 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) EXASOL
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Talend
2 1 (5.00%) WorldPay