The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 97 80 80
Rank change year-on-year -17 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 6 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.45% 1.42% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.48% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 17
Median daily rate £413 £320 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.90% +26.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £141 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £423 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £16.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% -10.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1297 1830 1703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.72% 96.11% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1240 1076
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 69 86
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in West Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in West Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in West Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in West Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds 0 4 £341 -7.52% 4
Halifax 0 2 £413 +13.79%
Data Analyst
Yorkshire

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Tandem
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Android
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) NHS
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) SAS
7 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Scorecard

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (10.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (10.00%) Tandem
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) ETL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Informatics
4 1 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Scorecard
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle