Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 50 53
Rank change year-on-year -27 +3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.21% 2.14% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 2.29% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 7
Swindon median daily rate £600 £308 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.81% -27.53% +8.97%
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £308 £369
% change year-on-year +37.99% -16.47% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 903 611 643
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 93.43% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 466 459
Swindon median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £288 £290 £261
90th Percentile £675 £600 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 4
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.10 £13.00 £15.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £31.15 £24.55
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.25 £27.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +55.05% -29.22% +24.19%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Swindon

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Swindon

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Swindon

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Swindon region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 1 (50.00%) Data Deduplication
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Deduplication
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lineage
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft