The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 69 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 25 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 1.09% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.17% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 8
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£285 £251 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.77% -42.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £193 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £350 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Data Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1109 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.14% 92.96% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 625 511
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 68
Average hourly rate £14.10 £12.00 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.93 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.26 £20.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 22 £285 +16.80%
Beaconsfield - 1 £230 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Data Analyst
South East

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 31 (65.96%) Data Analysis
2 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) MS Office
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Data Extraction
6 11 (23.40%) Data Structures
6 11 (23.40%) ATM
7 10 (21.28%) Statistics
8 9 (19.15%) ETL
8 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
9 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
9 8 (17.02%) Windows
9 8 (17.02%) Informatica
10 7 (14.89%) Data Security
10 7 (14.89%) Banking
10 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
10 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
10 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
11 6 (12.77%) Data Mapping
11 6 (12.77%) Data Management
11 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (10.64%) Validation
12 5 (10.64%) Migration
12 5 (10.64%) Data Migration

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (8.51%) SAS
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (25.53%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.38%) Base SAS
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Extraction
2 11 (23.40%) Data Structures
3 10 (21.28%) Statistics
4 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.26%) GIS
6 2 (4.26%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
1 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Data Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) ETL
3 7 (14.89%) Data Security
3 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
4 6 (12.77%) Data Mapping
4 6 (12.77%) Data Management
4 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) Validation
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Data Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Information Management
7 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VBA
3 2 (4.26%) C
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) C++
4 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Informatica
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy
3 1 (2.13%) Teradata
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow