Period
to 17 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Insight Data Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 February 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.

Insight Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 851 827 822
Rank change year-on-year -24 -5 +54
Contract jobs requiring an Insight Data Analyst 13 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.038% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 20
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +24.03% -7.99%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £286
90th Percentile £500 £519 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £323
% change year-on-year +25.00% +24.03% -7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £47.00
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 92,416 95,459 91,009
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.64% 94.89% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 61,165 63,335 59,328
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £644 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,895 2,842 3,247
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.88 £10.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.08 £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 17 February 2019.

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 4 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 17 February 2019. 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 -27 13 £425 +6.25% 6
London +5 7 £358 +10.00%
South East +2 6 £500 +25.00%
UK excluding London -25 6 £500 +25.00% 6

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 11 (84.62%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
6 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
7 3 (23.08%) Big Data
7 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
7 3 (23.08%) R
7 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
7 3 (23.08%) Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (23.08%) GDPR
8 2 (15.38%) Data Science
8 2 (15.38%) Data Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (15.38%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (15.38%) HDFS
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Customer Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Campaign Management
8 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
8 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
8 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning

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 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Unica
2 1 (7.69%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) QlikView
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Sqoop
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (7.69%) BigQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
3 1 (7.69%) DTS
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Presto
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
5 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Data Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Data Science
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
6 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACCA
1 1 (7.69%) CIMA
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (23.08%) GDPR
3 2 (15.38%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cadence
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Pega
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Siebel
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau