Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £334 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 148 145
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 74 37 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.54% 0.87% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.90% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 57
Yorkshire median daily rate £334 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.62% -7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £201 £193 £151
90th Percentile £439 £454 £458
England median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.73% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £18.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.58% +15.20% -14.97%
10th Percentile £15.06 £15.50 £10.94
90th Percentile £19.26 £20.97 £18.81
England median hourly rate £18.90 £18.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year +4.99% +13.39% -16.45%

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 4,602 4,113 5,456
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 97.17% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,048 2,586 3,671
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £253
90th Percentile £538 £550 £560
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 161 185
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.79 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £27.50 £31.60
England median hourly rate £18.51 £18.96 £19.49
% change year-on-year -2.40% -2.72% +11.37%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +3 49 £351 +6.04% 9
South Yorkshire +3 14 £373 +24.17% 2
North Yorkshire - 11 £205 -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (29.73%) Finance
3 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (27.03%) Data Analysis
5 19 (25.68%) Data Quality
6 14 (18.92%) Migration
6 14 (18.92%) Data Modelling
7 13 (17.57%) SAS
8 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
8 11 (14.86%) Analytics
8 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (13.51%) GDPR
9 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.16%) Data Migration
11 8 (10.81%) Banking
11 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.81%) ETL
11 8 (10.81%) SMS
11 8 (10.81%) Data Governance
12 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
12 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.46%) Data Management
13 6 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (8.11%) SAP
13 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics
13 6 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
14 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (17.57%) SAS
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.35%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) SMS
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
2 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.76%) QlikView
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.05%) Power BI
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) Big Data
4 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.70%) MS Access
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.35%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.35%) OLAP
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) ER Studio
1 1 (1.35%) Selenium
1 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Back Office
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Games
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Middleware
1 1 (1.35%) SOAP
1 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) NHS
4 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Linux
1 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Data Analysis
2 14 (18.92%) Data Modelling
2 14 (18.92%) Migration
3 11 (14.86%) Analytics
3 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
3 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.16%) Data Migration
6 8 (10.81%) Data Governance
6 8 (10.81%) ETL
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) Data Management
8 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics
9 5 (6.76%) Data Extraction
9 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.41%) ERP
10 4 (5.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) VBA
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) R
3 1 (1.35%) Scala
3 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.68%) Data Quality
2 10 (13.51%) GDPR
3 3 (4.05%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.35%) PMO
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) SAP
3 5 (6.76%) Cognos
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) Tableau
5 3 (4.05%) Teradata
6 2 (2.70%) Capita
7 1 (1.35%) Aareon
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) Datameer
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.35%) Lotus