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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 60 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 14 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.80% 0.67% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.69% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Median daily rate £375 £425 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +77.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £348 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £485 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.05 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +8.57%
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
755 727 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.04% 97.19% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 452 380
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 38 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 6 (24.00%) Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
1 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Data Governance
2 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Informatica
3 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (16.00%) Trillium
3 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) DataFlux
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) SAS
4 3 (12.00%) MS Office
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.00%) SPSS
5 2 (8.00%) Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL

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 3 (12.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.00%) MS Office
4 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FastStats
1 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Data Management
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) ETL
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Information Management
4 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Test Management
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Informatica
3 4 (16.00%) Trillium
4 3 (12.00%) DataFlux
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos
5 1 (4.00%) SAP