The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 53 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 12 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% 0.56% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.58% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Median daily rate £345 £313 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +95.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £207 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £323 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £96.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.72 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-17.28% +18.75%
Data Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
729 690 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.30% 96.50% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 423 411
Median daily rate £388 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Data Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
4 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Cognos
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) Informatica
5 3 (14.29%) Trillium
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Information Management
6 2 (9.52%) DataFlux
6 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (9.52%) Relational Database

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (9.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) FastStats
1 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Data Governance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Data Management
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
4 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Cognos
3 3 (14.29%) Informatica
3 3 (14.29%) Trillium
4 2 (9.52%) DataFlux
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) SAP