The median contractor rate for a Senior Data Analyst was £498 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Senior Data Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 638 606
Rank change year-on-year +54 -32  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 26 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.030% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.031% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 23
Median daily rate £498 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.05% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +17.85% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.47

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 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Senior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data 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 Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +31 24 £500 +17.64% 5
London +14 20 £500 +5.26% 3
City of London +2 5 £498 -9.54%
Scotland +34 1 £425 -
Edinburgh +22 1 £425 -
North West +20 1 £400 +14.28%
East Midlands -5 1 £413 +26.92%
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £413 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £413 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) Data Analysis
3 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
3 13 (35.14%) ETL
4 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
4 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (27.03%) Data Quality
5 10 (27.03%) Analytics
6 8 (21.62%) Big Data
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.92%) Banking
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (16.22%) Migration
8 6 (16.22%) Retail
8 6 (16.22%) Data Management
8 6 (16.22%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) Teradata
10 4 (10.81%) Data Extraction
10 4 (10.81%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (10.81%) Talend
10 4 (10.81%) Kafka
10 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
11 3 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
11 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics

Senior 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 (10.81%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
2 8 (21.62%) Big Data
3 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) GIS
7 1 (2.70%) MS Access
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (8.11%) ERwin
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Advertising
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Kafka
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Data Analysis
2 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
2 13 (35.14%) ETL
3 10 (27.03%) Analytics
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (16.22%) Data Management
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Data Extraction
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
8 2 (5.41%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.41%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (5.41%) Master Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) R
2 2 (5.41%) VB
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Go
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
2 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Talend
2 4 (10.81%) Teradata
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Tableau
3 2 (5.41%) Tealium
4 1 (2.70%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.70%) ESRI
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Infor
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.70%) Omniture
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
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