The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 54 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.76% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
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£225 £313 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +86.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -9.77%
Data Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
702 658 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.72% 93.73% 91.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 323 233
Average daily rate £348 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 73 71
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridge - 7 £244 - 1
Peterborough +5 1 £225 -25.00% 3
Data Analyst
East of England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) FileMaker
5 5 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (22.22%) Document Management
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
6 4 (22.22%) ODBC
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) JIRA

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
1 5 (27.78%) FileMaker
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) ODBC
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) LIMS
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Document Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Agilent