Period
to 22 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Data Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Senior Data Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 199 205
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.074% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.077% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
South West median daily rate £450 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +39.24%
10th Percentile £412 £513 £525
90th Percentile £466 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £498 £450
% change year-on-year -9.55% +10.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £22.68 -
% change year-on-year +96.21% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,289 5,207 5,568
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.52% 95.82% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,243 3,240 3,592
South West median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £217 £228
90th Percentile £550 £532 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 257 330
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.63 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £46.54
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.92%

Senior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Analyst in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Bristol - 3 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £438 -
Wiltshire +5 2 £424 -19.29%
Senior Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2018, Senior 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 South West region featuring Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Teradata
5 2 (25.00%) ERwin
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) Tableau
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) GDPR
6 1 (12.50%) Data Development
6 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (12.50%) Power BI
6 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking

Senior 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ERwin
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Data Development
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata