Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 13 December 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 127 144
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 68 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.98% 1.02% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.05% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 20
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £365 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +6.18% +10.89%
10th Percentile £258 £151 £139
90th Percentile £473 £470 £478
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £356 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.94% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.47% - +68.42%
10th Percentile £14.06 £15.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £25.00 £16.50 £22.73
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £16.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +20.47% +0.90% +51.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,293 2,946 3,367
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.75% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,226 2,027 2,176
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £256 £250
90th Percentile £556 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 90 107
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +13.60% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.36 £9.81 £8.75
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.46 £14.88 £13.75
% change year-on-year +3.95% +8.18% +1.14%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Leeds +27 41 £425 +13.33% 6
Halifax +7 9 £405 -10.20%
Bradford -12 8 £325 +35.42%
Pudsey +4 1 - -
Bingley - 1 £405 -
Data Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (51.47%) SQL
2 27 (39.71%) Data Analysis
3 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (27.94%) Finance
4 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.47%) Data Quality
6 16 (23.53%) Data Migration
6 16 (23.53%) Migration
7 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 11 (16.18%) MS Access
8 11 (16.18%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (14.71%) Data Extraction
10 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
10 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (13.24%) GDPR
10 9 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.76%) Validation
11 8 (11.76%) Banking
11 8 (11.76%) Degree
12 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
12 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
12 7 (10.29%) Predictive Modelling
12 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (10.29%) Data Mining
12 7 (10.29%) SAS

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 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.29%) SAS
3 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MS Access
2 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.29%) Data Mining
4 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.35%) Power BI
6 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.47%) DTS
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
4 4 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
1 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Freedom of Information
2 6 (8.82%) NHS
3 4 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Data Analysis
2 16 (23.53%) Data Migration
2 16 (23.53%) Migration
3 11 (16.18%) Data Cleansing
4 10 (14.71%) Data Extraction
5 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
5 9 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.76%) Validation
7 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.29%) Predictive Modelling
8 6 (8.82%) Analytics
8 6 (8.82%) Data Management
8 6 (8.82%) Data Mapping
8 6 (8.82%) Information Governance
8 6 (8.82%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) VBA
3 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.47%) Data Quality
2 9 (13.24%) GDPR
3 5 (7.35%) GxP
4 1 (1.47%) PMO
4 1 (1.47%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) SAP
3 4 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.94%) McAfee
4 2 (2.94%) Netskope
5 1 (1.47%) Intel