The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 65 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 1.79% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.90% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
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£333 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £215 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £418 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
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
887 737 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.30% 94.13% 91.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 396 287
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £509 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 54 44
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £32.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% -53.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Warrington -1 2 £340 -15.00% 1
Chester -6 2 - -
Sandbach - 1 - -
Data Analyst
North West

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Data Transformation
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) MS Office
4 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Informatica
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) B2B
5 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
6 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) SAP MDM
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
6 2 (11.76%) Cognos
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (11.76%) SAP APO
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP APO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP MDM
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ETL
1 4 (23.53%) Data Transformation
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) B2B
2 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata
4 1 (5.88%) Google