The median contractor rate for a Junior Data Analyst was £151 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Data Analyst
UK
Rank 583 627 615
Rank change year-on-year +44 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Data Analyst 10 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.034% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
Median daily rate £151 £188 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.73% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £125 £86
10% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £225 £185
UK excluding London median daily rate £183 £188 £118
% change year-on-year -2.66% +58.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Junior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Junior Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Data Analyst in the UK

Junior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Data Analyst in the UK

Junior Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Data Analyst in the UK

Junior 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 Junior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 10 £151 -19.73% 2
London +34 8 £150 -24.05%
West Midlands +10 1 £165 +32.00% 1
City of London +1 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £200 -
Hatfield - 1 £200 -
Warwick - 1 £165 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £200 -
Warwickshire - 1 £165 -

Junior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Junior Data 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 Junior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Migration
3 9 (39.13%) ETL
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) MS Access
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.70%) MS Office
10 2 (8.70%) Legal
10 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (8.70%) Information Management
10 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
10 2 (8.70%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (8.70%) Relativity
10 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
10 2 (8.70%) French Language
10 2 (8.70%) German Language
10 2 (8.70%) E-Discovery
11 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
11 1 (4.35%) Analytics

Junior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Relativity
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) French Language
2 2 (8.70%) German Language
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Lucene
1 1 (4.35%) Mason
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) ETL
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (8.70%) E-Discovery
6 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com