Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Analyst was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Web Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 730 708 592
Rank change year-on-year -22 -116 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Analyst 148 186 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 124 214
UK median daily rate £381 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £252
90th Percentile £536 £488 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £335
% change year-on-year -6.90% +8.21% +6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 6
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £19.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.29% -10.33% -38.99%
10th Percentile £13.50 £16.25 £15.38
90th Percentile £36.20 £20.10 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +54.29% -12.50% -43.26%

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 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Web Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Analyst in the UK

Web Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Analyst in the UK

Web Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Analyst in the UK

Web Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Analyst in the UK

Web Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Analyst in the UK

Web Analyst
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -26 142 £400 +6.67% 12
London -24 82 £425 +10.39% 2
UK excluding London +16 69 £338 -6.90% 10
South East -5 22 £413 -4.07% 6
North of England +53 20 £375 +3.45% 3
Yorkshire +31 9 £350 -12.50% 2
North West +17 9 £375 +3.45% 1
Midlands +24 8 £338 +11.57%
South West +2 7 £315 +35.48%
East Midlands +1 6 £325 -1.52%
East of England -20 6 £250 -28.57% 1
Scotland - 5 £325 -
North East +64 2 - -
West Midlands +21 2 £338 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Web Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Web 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 Web Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.78%) Analytics
3 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (22.30%) Google Analytics
4 32 (21.62%) Google
5 31 (20.95%) User Experience
6 30 (20.27%) E-Commerce
7 27 (18.24%) JIRA
8 26 (17.57%) Business Analysis
9 25 (16.89%) Web Analytics
9 25 (16.89%) Adobe
10 24 (16.22%) Scrum
11 23 (15.54%) CMS
12 22 (14.86%) Finance
12 22 (14.86%) SQL
13 20 (13.51%) User Stories
14 19 (12.84%) Adobe Analytics
14 19 (12.84%) Retail
14 19 (12.84%) Marketing
15 18 (12.16%) Web Development
16 16 (10.81%) Degree
17 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (10.14%) Project Management
17 15 (10.14%) Waterfall
18 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
18 14 (9.46%) Content Management
18 14 (9.46%) Kanban
19 13 (8.78%) HTML
20 12 (8.11%) Banking
21 11 (7.43%) Digital Analytics

Web 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 23 (15.54%) CMS
2 5 (3.38%) SAS
3 3 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.35%) Confluence
4 2 (1.35%) Drupal
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.68%) Mingle
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.30%) Google Analytics
2 19 (12.84%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (4.05%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.68%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Internet
2 2 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.03%) Big Data
2 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.03%) MySQL
2 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.35%) Power BI
4 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (18.24%) JIRA
2 7 (4.73%) Selenium
3 5 (3.38%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.38%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.35%) Gatling
5 2 (1.35%) GitLab
5 2 (1.35%) PhpStorm
6 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.68%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.68%) Maven
6 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (14.86%) Finance
2 19 (12.84%) Marketing
2 19 (12.84%) Retail
3 12 (8.11%) Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.70%) Publishing
5 3 (2.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.78%) HTML
2 11 (7.43%) .NET
2 11 (7.43%) CSS
2 11 (7.43%) Web Services
3 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.38%) SOAP
5 2 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.35%) JSON
5 2 (1.35%) REST
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.68%) jQuery
6 1 (0.68%) React
6 1 (0.68%) Velocity
6 1 (0.68%) WCF
6 1 (0.68%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (20.95%) User Experience
3 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.03%) Derivative
5 3 (2.03%) Social Network
6 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.35%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.68%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Android
2 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (0.68%) webOS
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.78%) Analytics
3 30 (20.27%) E-Commerce
4 26 (17.57%) Business Analysis
5 25 (16.89%) Web Analytics
6 24 (16.22%) Scrum
7 20 (13.51%) User Stories
8 18 (12.16%) Web Development
9 15 (10.14%) Project Management
9 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.14%) Waterfall
10 14 (9.46%) Content Management
10 14 (9.46%) Kanban
11 11 (7.43%) Digital Analytics
12 10 (6.76%) A/B Testing
12 10 (6.76%) CRM
12 10 (6.76%) Mathematics
12 10 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (6.08%) SEO
13 9 (6.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) SQL
2 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.76%) C#
4 7 (4.73%) Java
5 2 (1.35%) PHP
5 2 (1.35%) Python
5 2 (1.35%) Scala
5 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.68%) Perl
6 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (10.81%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) ISEB
3 6 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.38%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.68%) CISM
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) IIBA
7 1 (0.68%) OSCP
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.35%) Piwik
3 1 (0.68%) Kibana
3 1 (0.68%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (21.62%) Google
2 25 (16.89%) Adobe
3 9 (6.08%) Tableau
4 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.05%) Omniture
6 3 (2.03%) Cognos
6 3 (2.03%) Coremetrics
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle
6 3 (2.03%) Tealium
7 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.35%) HP
7 2 (1.35%) Informatica
7 2 (1.35%) Optimizely
7 2 (1.35%) Pardot
7 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.35%) Splunk
7 2 (1.35%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.68%) Forcepoint
8 1 (0.68%) McAfee