The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 28 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 10 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.55% 3.48% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 3.55% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Median daily rate £419 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.68 £14.75 £18.47
% change year-on-year +19.86% -20.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 372 366 453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 94.90% 97.86% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 271 290
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 22
Median hourly rate £11.17 £32.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.63% +140.74%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Northamptonshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Northamptonshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Northamptonshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -5 3 - -
Data Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (67.74%) Migration
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (54.84%) Oracle
3 17 (54.84%) Data Cleansing
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) ETL
5 14 (45.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (35.48%) Data Migration
8 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 8 (25.81%) Data Quality
10 7 (22.58%) Data Reconciliation
11 6 (19.35%) Validation
11 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
12 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
12 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
12 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
13 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (9.68%) Data Management
13 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
13 3 (9.68%) ERP
13 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
13 3 (9.68%) Degree
13 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
14 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
14 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
14 2 (6.45%) Infor
14 2 (6.45%) R
14 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (6.45%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (6.45%) Infor M3
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Migration
2 17 (54.84%) Data Cleansing
3 16 (51.61%) ETL
4 11 (35.48%) Data Migration
5 7 (22.58%) Data Reconciliation
6 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
6 6 (19.35%) Validation
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
8 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Data Management
8 3 (9.68%) ERP
9 2 (6.45%) CRM
9 2 (6.45%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (6.45%) Data Governance
9 2 (6.45%) Data Strategy
9 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
9 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
10 1 (3.23%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) R
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) IFRS
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Infor
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Teradata