The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 81 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 1.22% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.28% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £494 £336 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.84% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £19.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +28.33%
Data Analyst
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
960 937 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.21% 94.93% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 586 383
Median daily rate £425 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 47
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.83 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% -54.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £525 -
Macclesfield -1 2 - -
Knutsford -6 1 £425 +13.33%
Data Analyst
North West

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
4 4 (21.05%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Talend
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Dynatrace
5 3 (15.79%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.79%) Software AG
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
5 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) JSON
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
1 3 (15.79%) XML
1 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Talend
2 3 (15.79%) Dynatrace
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
2 3 (15.79%) Software AG
3 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata