The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 48 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 14 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.97% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.89% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
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£196 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.93% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £400 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £424 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.88 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -6.61%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 561 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.31% 91.67% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 316 328
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 28
Average hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.65% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Data Analyst
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Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) E-Discovery
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) NHS
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
6 2 (8.70%) MS Access
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.70%) MS Office
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQLPlus
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Workflow
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
2 3 (13.04%) E-Discovery
3 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Use Case
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ACCA
3 1 (4.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Northgate
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