Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 26 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 > South West
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 149 122
Rank change year-on-year -6 -27 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 49 62 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.90% 1.03% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.08% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 58 67
South West median daily rate £393 £374 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.02% +13.26% +1.54%
10th Percentile £274 £225 £155
90th Percentile £488 £550 £452
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £10.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +195.24% -56.02% +138.75%
10th Percentile £28.00 £10.50 £18.84
90th Percentile £34.00 £10.50 £32.25
England median hourly rate £17.68 £16.12 £19.81
% change year-on-year +9.68% -18.64% +10.07%

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 West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5229 5758 6130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.54% 95.54% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3284 3719 3857
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £219 £230 £225
90th Percentile £530 £550 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 313 369
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.61% +60.00% +10.53%
10th Percentile £11.63 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.45 £45.40
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 26 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
Bristol -3 22 £356 +7.95% 7
Gloucestershire +7 10 £425 +13.33% 4
Wiltshire -3 6 £438 +4.17% 5
Devon -17 3 £313 +15.74%
Somerset 0 2 £291 -84.22%
Dorset +13 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £135 -
Data Analyst
England

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

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

1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) Finance
3 18 (36.73%) Migration
3 18 (36.73%) Data Analysis
4 15 (30.61%) Data Migration
5 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
8 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (14.29%) Data Quality
9 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (10.20%) VBA
10 5 (10.20%) Oracle
10 5 (10.20%) Teradata
10 5 (10.20%) Banking
11 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
12 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
12 3 (6.12%) Data Governance
12 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (6.12%) Degree
12 3 (6.12%) CRM
12 3 (6.12%) ETL
12 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
13 2 (4.08%) Analytics
13 2 (4.08%) Maximo

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.04%) SAS
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.08%) Maximo
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.08%) Big Data
6 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.04%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.04%) GIS
7 1 (2.04%) Power BI
7 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) ERwin
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Data Analysis
1 18 (36.73%) Migration
2 15 (30.61%) Data Migration
3 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) CRM
5 3 (6.12%) Data Governance
5 3 (6.12%) ETL
5 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.08%) Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Information Management
6 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.08%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.04%) Validation
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) VBA
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) IFRS
3 1 (2.04%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.04%) PowerCLI
1 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
1 5 (10.20%) Teradata
2 2 (4.08%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Baan
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) EMC
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Informatica
3 1 (2.04%) Lotus
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Pegasus
3 1 (2.04%) Tableau
3 1 (2.04%) Trillium
Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago