The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 51 40
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.61% 0.23% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.24% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £313 - £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 305 411 413
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.56% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 297 241
Median daily rate £375 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +22.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +67.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £20.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in South Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in South Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in South Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield +11 1 - -
Data Analyst
Yorkshire

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau