The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £305 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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.

Data Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 93 87
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 17 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.19% 1.33% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.39% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 24
Median daily rate £305 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £363 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.74
% change year-on-year +18.03% -18.60%  

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 1392 1948 2014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.68% 96.29% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 1345 1389
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 62
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +2.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 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
Leeds +20 14 £300 -25.00% 4
Halifax +6 3 £450 +3.74%
Bradford +6 1 £210 -41.66%
Wakefield -1 1 - -
Data Analyst
Yorkshire

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) SAS
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Data Quality
5 6 (26.09%) Data Analytics
5 6 (26.09%) Analytics
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) VB
6 5 (21.74%) MS Access
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (17.39%) VBA
7 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
7 4 (17.39%) Statistics
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
8 3 (13.04%) Data Extraction
8 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
8 3 (13.04%) DataFlux
8 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Retail
8 3 (13.04%) Billing
8 3 (13.04%) SAP
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 9 (39.13%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MS Access
2 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) DTS
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Toad
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Billing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
1 7 (30.43%) Data Management
2 6 (26.09%) Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Data Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 4 (17.39%) Statistics
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Data Extraction
4 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Information Management
5 2 (8.70%) Revenue Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) DataFlux
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP