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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 56 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.14% 0.60% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.64% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Median daily rate £365 £203 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.24% +19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £152 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £379 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.49 £15.86
% change year-on-year
-2.79% +22.89%
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
672 621 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.59% 93.24% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 393 380
Median daily rate £400 £368 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £183 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.90 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -11.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 9 December 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%) Migration
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Cognos
5 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Power BI
6 2 (9.52%) Data-Flow Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) SPSS
6 2 (9.52%) Basel II
6 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) SAS

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%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (9.52%) SPSS
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Power BI
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Conversion
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
6 2 (9.52%) Data-Flow Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Information Governance
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Data Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) Basel II
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cognos
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) DataFlux
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus
3 1 (4.76%) Trillium