Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Database Analyst was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Database Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 819 839
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Database Analyst 57 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.071% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.075% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 31
UK median daily rate £260 £343 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.09% +0.74% +6.25%
10th Percentile £125 £193 £213
90th Percentile £515 £600 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -20.00% +10.29% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
UK median hourly rate £28.50 £70.50 £13.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.57% +419.82% -33.84%
10th Percentile £16.05 £25.65 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.95 £125.35 £26.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £13.56

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Database Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Database Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Database Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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
England -1 53 £250 -28.57% 3
UK excluding London +25 38 £300 -20.00% 4
South East +14 18 £193 -45.00%
London -17 18 £195 -40.00%
South West +5 8 £350 -3.45% 1
North of England +55 3 £133 -55.83% 1
Midlands +24 3 - -
East of England -27 3 £313 -45.65% 1
North West +19 2 £115 -61.67% 1
East Midlands +3 2 - -
Scotland -8 2 £270 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire +29 1 £150 -60.53%
West Midlands +18 1 - -
Wales +8 1 £400 +23.08%

Database Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Database 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 featuring Database Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) Oracle
3 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (22.81%) CRM
4 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
4 13 (22.81%) Degree
5 10 (17.54%) Marketing
5 10 (17.54%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 8 (14.04%) XML
7 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Google
8 7 (12.28%) Google Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) Silverpop
8 7 (12.28%) Power BI
8 7 (12.28%) Sitecore
8 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) Hootsuite
8 7 (12.28%) Marketing Technology
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) MS Access
10 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.77%) Finance
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle CRM

Database Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (5.26%) FastStats
3 1 (1.75%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Google Analytics
1 7 (12.28%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.28%) Power BI
5 6 (10.53%) MS Access
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.51%) MySQL
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) Subversion
1 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) sqlmap
2 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 10 (17.54%) Marketing
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Marketing Technology
2 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) e-Learning
4 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) CRM
2 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Analytics
4 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.02%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.26%) OO
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (5.26%) UML
8 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.51%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) C
2 3 (5.26%) C#
2 3 (5.26%) VBA
3 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) ISEB
5 1 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) QRadar
2 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) Google
3 7 (12.28%) Hootsuite
3 7 (12.28%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Sybase
4 2 (3.51%) Tableau
4 2 (3.51%) Teradata
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) IBM