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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 53 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 33 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.72% 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 1.28% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 5
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£350 £320 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +96.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -2.47%
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
1119 1017 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.33% 92.37% 91.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 547 370
Average daily rate £363 £365 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 78
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £21.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +17 30 £358 +11.71% 3
Amersham - - - -
Data Analyst
South East

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 25 (47.17%) Data Analysis
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
4 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
6 12 (22.64%) MS Office
6 12 (22.64%) Banking
7 11 (20.75%) Data Management
8 10 (18.87%) SAS
9 9 (16.98%) SQL
10 8 (15.09%) VBA
11 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (13.21%) Data Structures
11 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
12 6 (11.32%) Analytics
12 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
12 6 (11.32%) Marketing
12 6 (11.32%) Data Integration
12 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
12 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
12 6 (11.32%) ATM
12 6 (11.32%) MS Access
13 5 (9.43%) IBM
13 5 (9.43%) Validation
13 5 (9.43%) Migration
13 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
14 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (7.55%) ETL
14 4 (7.55%) Business Objects

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (18.87%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.64%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) ATM
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
1 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.32%) MS Access
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) Base SAS
4 3 (5.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Automotive
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Data Structures
3 6 (11.32%) Data Integration
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.66%) Statistics
5 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.77%) GIS
5 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.77%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.89%) Economics
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Data Analysis
2 11 (20.75%) Data Management
3 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.32%) Analytics
4 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Validation
4 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.55%) ETL
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Web Analytics
6 3 (5.66%) UML
6 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.66%) Data Validation
6 3 (5.66%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Line Management
7 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Data Transformation
7 2 (3.77%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (3.77%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) VBA
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) IBM
3 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.66%) Adobe
4 3 (5.66%) DoubleClick
4 3 (5.66%) Google
4 3 (5.66%) Maxymiser
4 3 (5.66%) ClickTale
4 3 (5.66%) Tableau
5 2 (3.77%) Informatica
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) Cerner