The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 21 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 1 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.71% 0.47% 7.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.50% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 19
Average daily rate
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£550 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.82
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.38%
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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 Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 201 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.32% 93.49% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 138 211
Average daily rate £450 £484 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (40.00%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft