Period
to 20 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Insight Data Analyst was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Insight Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 817 895
Rank change year-on-year -40 +78 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Insight Data Analyst 44 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.038% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 15
UK median daily rate £413 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £252 £269 £260
90th Percentile £519 £573 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £351
% change year-on-year -1.52% -5.85% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £47.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +123.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 -

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 98,830 90,441 104,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.94% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,752 58,615 68,085
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,197 2,912 3,137
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.44
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89% +11.76%

Insight Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Insight Data Analyst in the UK

Insight Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Insight Data Analyst in the UK

Insight Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Insight Data Analyst over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Insight Data Analyst in the UK

Insight Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Insight Data Analyst in the UK

Insight Data Analyst
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Insight Data Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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
England -15 44 £413 +25.00% 4
London -23 33 £413 +37.50% 2
UK excluding London -50 11 £325 -1.52% 2
South East -27 4 £275 -50.00% 1
South West +7 3 £413 -
North West -11 2 £225 -35.71%
North of England -19 2 £225 -35.71%
East of England -8 1 £148 -55.30%
Midlands -12 1 £375 -14.29% 1
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 1

Insight Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Insight 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 featuring Insight Data Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (77.27%) Analytics
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) SAS
3 17 (38.64%) Marketing
4 15 (34.09%) Retail
5 13 (29.55%) Statistics
5 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (29.55%) R
6 12 (27.27%) Degree
7 11 (25.00%) Google
7 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
7 11 (25.00%) A/B Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 9 (20.45%) Data Science
10 8 (18.18%) CRM
10 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (18.18%) Google Analytics
10 8 (18.18%) Customer Insight
10 8 (18.18%) Data Analytics
11 7 (15.91%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (15.91%) Tableau
11 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
11 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
11 7 (15.91%) Finance
12 6 (13.64%) Adobe
12 6 (13.64%) VBA
12 6 (13.64%) Economics

Insight Data 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 17 (38.64%) SAS
2 5 (11.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.36%) SPSS
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 5 (11.36%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.55%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (2.27%) AdWords
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) BigQuery
3 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.55%) Power BI
3 2 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.27%) KNIME
4 1 (2.27%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.27%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.27%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
General
1 17 (38.64%) Marketing
2 15 (34.09%) Retail
3 7 (15.91%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing Technology
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) FMCG
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Analytics
2 13 (29.55%) Statistics
3 11 (25.00%) A/B Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 9 (20.45%) Data Science
6 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.18%) CRM
6 8 (18.18%) Customer Insight
6 8 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
7 7 (15.91%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) Economics
8 6 (13.64%) Web Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) B2C
9 5 (11.36%) Customer Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) R
3 6 (13.64%) VBA
4 5 (11.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 11 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) GDPR
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Google
2 7 (15.91%) Tableau
3 6 (13.64%) Adobe
4 4 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Brandwatch
6 1 (2.27%) Hitwise
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Omniture
6 1 (2.27%) RapidMiner
6 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.27%) Teradata