Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 February 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 149 129
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 60 42 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.91% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.95% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 33 60
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £188 £300 £120
90th Percentile £460 £538 £450
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.90% -28.57%
10th Percentile £14.45 £14.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £21.58 £21.85 £20.25
England median hourly rate £17.75 £18.94 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.28% -0.32% +9.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,395 4,434 5,672
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.18% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,909 2,809 3,717
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £231 £234 £247
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 205 280
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.38% +6.23%
10th Percentile £9.96 £9.77 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.25 £25.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - +12.12%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Yorkshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
West Yorkshire +9 44 £350 +3.70% 1
South Yorkshire +10 12 £338 -35.71%
North Yorkshire - 2 £200 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Yorkshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (28.33%) Finance
4 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (21.67%) SAS
6 11 (18.33%) Data Quality
7 10 (16.67%) Analytics
7 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 10 (16.67%) Banking
8 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (15.00%) Migration
8 9 (15.00%) GDPR
9 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
10 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.00%) Data Management
11 6 (10.00%) Data Governance
11 6 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (8.33%) Data Analytics
12 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (8.33%) ETL
12 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
13 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (6.67%) VBA
13 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (21.67%) SAS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.00%) QlikView
6 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.33%) MS Access
6 2 (3.33%) Power BI
7 1 (1.67%) Big Data
7 1 (1.67%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.67%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 10 (16.67%) Analytics
2 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 9 (15.00%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
5 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 6 (10.00%) Data Management
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 5 (8.33%) ETL
7 4 (6.67%) Data Extraction
7 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.00%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (5.00%) Lean Thinking
8 3 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (1.67%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) R
3 1 (1.67%) Scala
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) Data Quality
2 9 (15.00%) GDPR
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Tableau
2 3 (5.00%) Teradata
3 2 (3.33%) Capita
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Ariba
4 1 (1.67%) Datameer
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Lotus