Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Insight Data Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 862 870
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Insight Data Analyst 18 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.028% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 18
UK median daily rate £375 £388 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +15.07% -15.81%
10th Percentile £269 £288 £249
90th Percentile £500 £481 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £315
% change year-on-year +9.68% +23.02% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 98,581 97,095 98,647
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.93% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 65,074 64,004 64,347
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,064 2,905 3,280
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 November 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 7 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 November 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 -11 18 £375 -1.64% 1
UK excluding London -36 10 £425 +9.68% 1
London -2 8 £350 -9.68%
South East -14 8 £425 -8.16%
Midlands -3 1 £375 -14.29% 1
South West -26 1 £425 +41.67%
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 14 (77.78%) Analytics
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) Customer Insight
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
7 4 (22.22%) R
7 4 (22.22%) Marketing
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) SAS
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
7 4 (22.22%) Tableau
7 4 (22.22%) Big Data
7 4 (22.22%) GDPR
8 3 (16.67%) Data Science
8 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
8 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) VBA
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Unica
2 1 (5.56%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.11%) Power BI
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Sqoop
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.56%) DTS
4 1 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) FMCG
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Customer Insight
4 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
5 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Science
6 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
7 2 (11.11%) A/B Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Data Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
7 2 (11.11%) Presales
7 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) R
4 3 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
1 4 (22.22%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Cadence
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Optimizely
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Pega
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Siebel
4 1 (5.56%) Teradata