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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 60 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 0.74% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.78% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Median daily rate £350 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £310 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £440 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £19.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +35.08%
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
718 765 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.01% 94.21% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 526 357
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 28
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.95 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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 May 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 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) Trillium
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) DataFlux
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management

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 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Change Control
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.56%) Document Management
3 1 (5.56%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Test Management
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
2 3 (16.67%) Trillium
3 2 (11.11%) DataFlux
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) SAP