Period
to 18 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 150 165
Rank change year-on-year +43 +15 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 89 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.82% 0.87% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.90% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 25 38
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +24.03%
10th Percentile £165 £152 £239
90th Percentile £455 £465 £527
England median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.91 £16.00 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.92% +4.18% +46.26%
10th Percentile £13.44 £15.50 £13.13
90th Percentile £27.40 £19.40 £22.73
England median hourly rate £21.00 £17.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.43% -11.34% -

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 4,684 4,230 5,267
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.86% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,144 2,802 3,392
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £223 £250
90th Percentile £550 £545 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 137 201
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +3.34%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.42
90th Percentile £36.05 £36.79 £29.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.63 £18.45
% change year-on-year -0.67% +0.95% +3.83%

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 18 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 November 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 +19 58 £400 +18.52% 6
South Yorkshire +13 26 £263 -28.81% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £288 - 2
East Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 52 (58.43%) SQL
2 34 (38.20%) Data Analysis
3 33 (37.08%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (32.58%) Finance
5 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
6 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 18 (20.22%) Analytics
7 17 (19.10%) Data Quality
8 16 (17.98%) SAS
9 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (14.61%) Migration
10 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (13.48%) Data Migration
11 11 (12.36%) Power BI
11 11 (12.36%) Data Extraction
11 11 (12.36%) ETL
11 11 (12.36%) Validation
12 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
12 9 (10.11%) Hadoop
13 8 (8.99%) R
13 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (8.99%) Datameer
13 8 (8.99%) Risk Analytics
13 8 (8.99%) MS Access
13 8 (8.99%) Python
13 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
13 8 (8.99%) Degree
13 8 (8.99%) QlikView
13 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.99%) Teradata

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 16 (17.98%) SAS
2 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.62%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) iTrent
2 1 (1.12%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.12%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
1 2 (2.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.36%) Power BI
3 9 (10.11%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.99%) MS Access
4 8 (8.99%) QlikView
5 7 (7.87%) Data Mining
5 7 (7.87%) Spotfire
5 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.12%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.12%) DTS
8 1 (1.12%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) ER Studio
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
1 1 (1.12%) MSTest
1 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 5 (5.62%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Law
7 1 (1.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) HTML
1 1 (1.12%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 33 (37.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) NHS
3 5 (5.62%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.37%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Unix
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) Data Analysis
2 18 (20.22%) Analytics
3 13 (14.61%) Migration
4 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.48%) Data Migration
5 11 (12.36%) Data Extraction
5 11 (12.36%) ETL
5 11 (12.36%) Validation
6 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (8.99%) Risk Analytics
8 7 (7.87%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (7.87%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (7.87%) Predictive Modelling
8 7 (7.87%) Visualisation
9 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (58.43%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) Python
2 8 (8.99%) R
3 3 (3.37%) VBA
4 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.25%) VB
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) Java
5 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.87%) GDPR
3 5 (5.62%) GxP
4 2 (2.25%) QA
4 2 (2.25%) SLA
5 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) Datameer
2 8 (8.99%) Teradata
3 7 (7.87%) Tableau
4 5 (5.62%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.25%) McAfee
6 2 (2.25%) Netskope
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (1.12%) Intel
7 1 (1.12%) Northgate
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle