The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 51 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 24 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.51% 2.96% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 3.24% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £329 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.15% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £394 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +22.03%
Data Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
892 586 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.21% 91.42% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 401 482
Average daily rate £375 £350 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 39 55
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 27 (55.10%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.53%) Banking
4 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
5 10 (20.41%) Migration
5 10 (20.41%) Data Migration
6 9 (18.37%) Teradata
7 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) ETL
8 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (12.24%) MS Access
9 6 (12.24%) SAS
9 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
11 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (8.16%) Retail
12 3 (6.12%) Cluster Analysis
12 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (6.12%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (6.12%) Data Extraction
12 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
12 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
12 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
12 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
12 3 (6.12%) SOA
12 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.12%) Microsoft

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (12.24%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.12%) SPSS
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.24%) MS Access
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) DataStage
5 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.41%) Migration
2 10 (20.41%) Data Migration
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.29%) ETL
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Cluster Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
6 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
6 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) CHAID
6 3 (6.12%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Data Governance
7 2 (4.08%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (4.08%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Teradata
2 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Trillium