Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 145 166
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 81 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.64% 1.03% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.06% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 43
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £300 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -23.08% +20.00%
10th Percentile £157 £170 £223
90th Percentile £434 £436 £523
England median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +10.34% +18.37%
10th Percentile £15.68 £15.50 £12.65
90th Percentile £26.60 £18.00 £15.55
England median hourly rate £21.09 £17.50 £16.40
% change year-on-year +20.49% +6.69% -17.99%

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 4,744 4,135 5,589
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 97.11% 96.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,159 2,658 3,748
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £263
90th Percentile £538 £545 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 129 170
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.56 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.35% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.63 £8.90 £8.96
90th Percentile £42.73 £29.03 £31.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.83%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 43 £350 +11.11% 7
South Yorkshire +15 24 £250 +11.11%
North Yorkshire - 12 £205 -
East Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 42 (51.85%) SQL
2 29 (35.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (35.80%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (32.10%) Finance
4 21 (25.93%) Data Analysis
5 18 (22.22%) Analytics
6 17 (20.99%) Data Quality
7 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.28%) Migration
9 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
9 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
9 13 (16.05%) Data Migration
10 11 (13.58%) QlikView
10 11 (13.58%) ETL
10 11 (13.58%) NHS
11 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (11.11%) SAS
12 9 (11.11%) SAP
12 9 (11.11%) Visualisation
13 8 (9.88%) Hadoop
13 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (9.88%) SMS
13 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (8.64%) MS Access
14 7 (8.64%) Project Management
14 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (8.64%) Data Analytics
15 6 (7.41%) Risk Analytics
15 6 (7.41%) Datameer

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 9 (11.11%) SAS
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.23%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.17%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.23%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) SMS
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
3 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) QlikView
2 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (9.88%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.64%) MS Access
4 6 (7.41%) Spotfire
5 5 (6.17%) Power BI
6 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.47%) Big Data
8 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.23%) OLAP
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ER Studio
1 1 (1.23%) MSTest
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
1 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (32.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Legal
3 4 (4.94%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Law
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.80%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.58%) NHS
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Unix
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Data Analysis
2 18 (22.22%) Analytics
3 14 (17.28%) Migration
4 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
4 13 (16.05%) Data Migration
4 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
5 11 (13.58%) ETL
6 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 7 (8.64%) Data Analytics
8 7 (8.64%) Project Management
8 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.41%) Coaching
9 6 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (7.41%) ERP
9 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (7.41%) Risk Analytics
10 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) Python
2 6 (7.41%) R
3 3 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.17%) GxP
3 2 (2.47%) GDPR
3 2 (2.47%) PMO
3 2 (2.47%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) SAP
3 6 (7.41%) Datameer
3 6 (7.41%) Tableau
3 6 (7.41%) Teradata
4 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.70%) Cognos
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Aareon
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.23%) HP
7 1 (1.23%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.23%) Informatica
7 1 (1.23%) Lotus