Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £113 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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.

Data Analyst
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.17% 2.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Wakefield median daily rate £113 - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £358 £323 £325
% change year-on-year +11.01% -0.77% +17.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Wakefield median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year - +68.42% -62.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Contract vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 90 88 45
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.75% 96.70% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 21
Wakefield median daily rate £375 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £125 £165 £199
90th Percentile £541 £445 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 11
Wakefield median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £13.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +10.18% +5.72%
10th Percentile £9.94 £9.27 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.50 £17.25 £14.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Wakefield

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Wakefield

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Wakefield

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 across the Wakefield region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations