The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 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
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 155 120
Rank change year-on-year -21 -35  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 72 126 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 1.43% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.50% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 97
Median daily rate £300 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +53.84%  
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7368 8379 8989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.56% 95.03% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4310 4996 5126
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 381 430
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.75% +21.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire +20 28 £363 -3.33% 2
Surrey -9 12 £338 -32.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -14 9 £150 -62.50% 4
Hampshire -4 8 £290 -10.76% 1
East Sussex +2 7 £250 -41.17%
West Sussex +13 3 £550 +175.00% 2
Middlesex +6 1 £120 -68.42%
Kent -3 1 £225 -8.16% 2
Oxfordshire -21 1 £110 -60.00% 5
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (33.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (32.05%) SQL
3 38 (24.36%) Data Analysis
4 33 (21.15%) SQL Server
4 33 (21.15%) Analytics
5 30 (19.23%) Finance
6 25 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (15.38%) Migration
7 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (13.46%) Data Quality
9 20 (12.82%) Data Migration
10 18 (11.54%) Visualisation
11 17 (10.90%) VBA
12 16 (10.26%) Data Modelling
13 14 (8.97%) Dashboard Development
13 14 (8.97%) SAP
13 14 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.97%) Data Management
13 14 (8.97%) GIS
13 14 (8.97%) Hadoop
13 14 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
13 14 (8.97%) PowerPivot
14 13 (8.33%) Data Extraction
14 13 (8.33%) Python
14 13 (8.33%) Apache Spark
15 12 (7.69%) Oracle
15 12 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
15 12 (7.69%) Big Data
15 12 (7.69%) R
15 12 (7.69%) Data Visualisation

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.49%) Smallworld
3 6 (3.85%) SAS
4 3 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.28%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) CMS
5 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (33.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.92%) SPSS
7 1 (0.64%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Maximo
2 2 (1.28%) Lorenzo
2 2 (1.28%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.64%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) SaaS
2 2 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) LDAP
2 2 (1.28%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.28%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.64%) Firewall
3 1 (0.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) GIS
2 14 (8.97%) Hadoop
2 14 (8.97%) PowerPivot
3 12 (7.69%) Big Data
4 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.49%) MS Access
6 7 (4.49%) QlikView
7 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.85%) Power BI
8 5 (3.21%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.92%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.92%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.92%) Spatial Data
10 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.28%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.28%) JIRA
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.28%) Toad
3 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.23%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
2 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.49%) Marketing
4 5 (3.21%) Banking
5 4 (2.56%) Automotive
5 4 (2.56%) Back Office
5 4 (2.56%) Publishing
6 3 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) XML
2 4 (2.56%) D3.js
2 4 (2.56%) REST
2 4 (2.56%) SOAP
2 4 (2.56%) Three.js
3 2 (1.28%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 6 (3.85%) NHS
3 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.92%) Robotics
6 2 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.28%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.64%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.92%) Windows
2 2 (1.28%) Unix
2 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.36%) Data Analysis
2 33 (21.15%) Analytics
3 24 (15.38%) Migration
4 20 (12.82%) Data Migration
5 18 (11.54%) Visualisation
6 16 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 14 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.97%) Dashboard Development
7 14 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
7 14 (8.97%) Data Management
8 13 (8.33%) Data Extraction
9 12 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (7.05%) ETL
10 11 (7.05%) Mathematics
10 11 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.41%) Statistics
12 9 (5.77%) Asset Management
12 9 (5.77%) ERP
12 9 (5.77%) Statistical Modelling
13 7 (4.49%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.05%) SQL
2 17 (10.90%) VBA
3 13 (8.33%) Python
4 12 (7.69%) R
5 7 (4.49%) Java
6 4 (2.56%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.92%) C
7 3 (1.92%) Scala
8 2 (1.28%) F#
8 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.28%) Magik
8 2 (1.28%) Perl
8 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) ISEB
3 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.28%) GISP
4 2 (1.28%) IIBA
4 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.28%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) ACCA
5 1 (0.64%) CIMA
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) HNC
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.46%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.13%) PMO
3 3 (1.92%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (1.92%) QA
4 2 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.28%) GMP
4 2 (1.28%) IFRS
4 2 (1.28%) IFRS 9
4 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.64%) GDPR
5 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) SAP
3 12 (7.69%) Oracle
4 8 (5.13%) Tableau
5 7 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.21%) Informatica
6 5 (3.21%) Trillium
7 4 (2.56%) Cognos
7 4 (2.56%) HP
7 4 (2.56%) Siebel
8 3 (1.92%) ESRI
8 3 (1.92%) Splunk
9 2 (1.28%) Apttus
9 2 (1.28%) Ariba
9 2 (1.28%) Capita
9 2 (1.28%) Google
9 2 (1.28%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.28%) Vertica
9 2 (1.28%) Zuora
10 1 (0.64%) Talend
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
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Kent
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago