The median contractor rate for a Web Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Analyst
UK
Rank 535 510 459
Rank change year-on-year -25 -51  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Analyst 61 132 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 77 120
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £259 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £315
% change year-on-year -7.69% +3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

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 42950 50452 49894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.19% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27813 32635 30138
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 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1582 1977
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
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 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Web Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Analyst in the UK

Web Analyst
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 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 -36 60 £350 -4.10% 29
London -9 25 £400 - 10
South East +4 17 £319 +0.15% 9
Surrey +16 6 £194 -40.38% 5
Yorkshire +10 5 £288 -11.53% 3
West Midlands +10 4 £338 -10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +8 4 £288 -11.53% 3
Staines - 4 £138 -
North West +30 3 £255 -41.72% 3
East Midlands -7 3 £308 -5.38% 2
Kent - 3 £350 -
Leicestershire - 3 £308 -
Leicester - 3 £308 -
Manchester +10 2 £255 -40.00% 3
Leeds +3 2 £275 -15.38% 3
Birmingham -1 2 £388 +3.33%
Hampshire -4 2 £313 -
Milton Keynes -4 2 £400 +110.52% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £400 +110.52% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £200 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £300 -
Solihull - 2 £300 - 1
South West - 2 £300 -
Cheltenham - 2 £300 -
Berkshire +14 1 £235 -44.04%
East Sussex +1 1 £350 -4.10%
Brighton -3 1 £350 -4.10%
City of London -5 1 £475 +35.71%
Maidenhead - 1 £235 -
Oxford - 1 £200 -

Web Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 50 (32.05%) Analytics
2 47 (30.13%) SQL
3 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (21.15%) Marketing
5 29 (18.59%) Web Analytics
6 28 (17.95%) E-Commerce
7 27 (17.31%) Adobe
7 27 (17.31%) Google
8 25 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (15.38%) Degree
10 23 (14.74%) Scrum
10 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (14.10%) Google Analytics
12 19 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (11.54%) Mobile App
13 18 (11.54%) Adobe Analytics
14 17 (10.90%) HTML
15 16 (10.26%) Statistics
16 15 (9.62%) JIRA
16 15 (9.62%) QA
16 15 (9.62%) CMS
17 14 (8.97%) Finance
17 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
17 14 (8.97%) Microsoft
17 14 (8.97%) A/B Testing
18 13 (8.33%) User Experience
18 13 (8.33%) Web Development
18 13 (8.33%) Data Analysis
18 13 (8.33%) Migration
19 12 (7.69%) .NET

Web 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 15 (9.62%) CMS
2 11 (7.05%) SAS
3 6 (3.85%) WordPress
4 5 (3.21%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 2 (1.28%) Moodle
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) WebTrends
2 4 (2.56%) Sprinklr
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.64%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.10%) Google Analytics
2 18 (11.54%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (6.41%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) Intranet
2 4 (2.56%) HTTP
3 3 (1.92%) Internet
4 2 (1.28%) MVNO
5 1 (0.64%) DNS
5 1 (0.64%) Firewall
5 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.77%) Big Data
2 6 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.21%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.56%) MS Access
4 4 (2.56%) MySQL
4 4 (2.56%) QlikView
5 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.28%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) JIRA
2 11 (7.05%) Selenium
3 7 (4.49%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.28%) Appium
6 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.28%) Hudson
7 1 (0.64%) Gatling
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.64%) Protractor
7 1 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.64%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (21.15%) Marketing
2 14 (8.97%) Finance
3 9 (5.77%) Retail
4 7 (4.49%) Legal
5 6 (3.85%) Advertising
5 6 (3.85%) Banking
6 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.92%) Publishing
6 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.28%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.90%) HTML
2 12 (7.69%) .NET
3 7 (4.49%) Web Services
3 7 (4.49%) XML
4 6 (3.85%) CSS
5 4 (2.56%) RESTful
6 3 (1.92%) D3.js
6 3 (1.92%) HTML5
7 2 (1.28%) jQuery
7 2 (1.28%) JSON
7 2 (1.28%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.28%) REST
7 2 (1.28%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.28%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.64%) CSS3
8 1 (0.64%) WCF
8 1 (0.64%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.33%) User Experience
4 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.41%) Social Media
6 6 (3.85%) Credit Risk
7 5 (3.21%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.21%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.92%) NHS
9 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.28%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.28%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.64%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.64%) Photography
10 1 (0.64%) Replication
10 1 (0.64%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.85%) Android
1 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
1 6 (3.85%) Linux
2 3 (1.92%) Windows
3 2 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.05%) Analytics
2 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (18.59%) Web Analytics
4 28 (17.95%) E-Commerce
5 25 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (14.74%) Scrum
7 19 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (10.26%) Statistics
9 14 (8.97%) A/B Testing
10 13 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 13 (8.33%) Migration
10 13 (8.33%) Web Development
11 11 (7.05%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.05%) Manual Testing
11 11 (7.05%) User Stories
12 10 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (6.41%) Web Testing
12 10 (6.41%) Wireframes
13 9 (5.77%) Test Scripting
14 8 (5.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.13%) SQL
2 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.41%) Python
4 7 (4.49%) C#
4 7 (4.49%) Java
5 5 (3.21%) VBA
6 4 (2.56%) Perl
6 4 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.56%) R
7 3 (1.92%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.92%) C
7 3 (1.92%) PHP
7 3 (1.92%) VB
8 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.28%) VBScript
9 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) ISEB
3 4 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) PMO
2 4 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (17.31%) Adobe
1 27 (17.31%) Google
2 14 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.69%) Oracle
4 11 (7.05%) Omniture
5 8 (5.13%) Sitecore
6 7 (4.49%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (4.49%) Tableau
7 6 (3.85%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.21%) Optimizely
9 3 (1.92%) Brandwatch
9 3 (1.92%) Brio
9 3 (1.92%) Cognos
9 3 (1.92%) Coremetrics
9 3 (1.92%) Facebook
9 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.28%) IBM
10 2 (1.28%) IBM Sterling
10 2 (1.28%) Tealeaf
10 2 (1.28%) Twitter
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