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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 57 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 16 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.73% 2.77% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 3.06% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +22.03%
Data Analyst
South West

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
867 621 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.83% 90.52% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 417 397
Average daily rate £380 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 51
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (25.00%) Migration
4 10 (22.73%) Banking
4 10 (22.73%) Data Migration
5 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
6 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.91%) ETL
7 7 (15.91%) SAS
7 7 (15.91%) Teradata
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.64%) MS Access
9 5 (11.36%) Marketing
9 5 (11.36%) MySQL
9 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.09%) Data Mapping
11 3 (6.82%) Direct Marketing
11 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (6.82%) Retail
11 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
11 3 (6.82%) SOA
11 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.82%) Oracle
11 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
11 3 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (6.82%) Data Extraction

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (15.91%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MS Access
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Migration
2 10 (22.73%) Data Migration
3 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) ETL
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.09%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.82%) Direct Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
9 2 (4.55%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) Data Reconciliation
9 2 (4.55%) Test Planning
9 2 (4.55%) CRM
9 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.55%) Data Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) R
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Teradata
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.55%) Alterian