The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 108 130 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 95 92 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.27% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.37% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 65 102
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£406 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £219 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £596 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.64
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.85%
Data Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5359 6714 7231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.13% 92.63% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3875 4903 5242
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 113 (50.67%) SQL
2 73 (32.74%) Data Analysis
3 63 (28.25%) Finance
4 49 (21.97%) Banking
5 42 (18.83%) MS Excel
6 38 (17.04%) SQL Server
6 38 (17.04%) Analytics
7 34 (15.25%) Data Modelling
8 32 (14.35%) ETL
9 31 (13.90%) Migration
10 29 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (13.00%) Data Quality
11 28 (12.56%) SAS
11 28 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (12.11%) Data Management
12 27 (12.11%) Data Migration
13 23 (10.31%) Oracle
14 20 (8.97%) VBA
14 20 (8.97%) Marketing
15 19 (8.52%) Investment Banking
15 19 (8.52%) Microsoft
16 18 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (7.62%) Data Mining
18 16 (7.17%) Business Analysis
18 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (7.17%) Data Mapping
19 15 (6.73%) Data Governance
20 14 (6.28%) Asset Management
21 12 (5.38%) Project Management
21 12 (5.38%) Master Data Management

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 28 (12.56%) SAS
2 3 (1.35%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.90%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.48%) SPSS
3 9 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.69%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.24%) MS Office
6 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.90%) Gephi
8 1 (0.45%) FastStats
8 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.69%) Markit EDM
3 5 (2.24%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.90%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.90%) RMDS
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.45%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.14%) Firewall
2 4 (1.79%) LDAP
3 3 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.04%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.62%) Data Mining
4 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.04%) MS Access
6 8 (3.59%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.14%) Big Data
7 7 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.24%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.79%) QlikView
9 4 (1.79%) MySQL
10 3 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.35%) Mahout
10 3 (1.35%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.90%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (2.24%) JIRA
2 3 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.90%) Subversion
4 1 (0.45%) Toad
4 1 (0.45%) LSMW
General
1 63 (28.25%) Finance
2 49 (21.97%) Banking
3 20 (8.97%) Marketing
4 19 (8.52%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.93%) Retail
6 8 (3.59%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.35%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Legal
8 3 (1.35%) Publishing
8 3 (1.35%) Games
8 3 (1.35%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) XML
2 3 (1.35%) Middleware
2 3 (1.35%) MDX
3 2 (0.90%) REST
3 2 (0.90%) FpML
3 2 (0.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.90%) .NET
3 2 (0.90%) SOAP
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) WSDL
4 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.45%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.45%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.93%) Visualisation
2 10 (4.48%) NHS
3 9 (4.04%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.14%) Credit Risk
4 7 (3.14%) Statistics
5 6 (2.69%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.69%) Derivative
5 6 (2.69%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.79%) FMCG
8 3 (1.35%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.90%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.90%) Life Science
9 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.90%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.90%) Equities
9 2 (0.90%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.14%) Linux
2 5 (2.24%) Windows
3 4 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.74%) Data Analysis
2 38 (17.04%) Analytics
3 34 (15.25%) Data Modelling
4 32 (14.35%) ETL
5 31 (13.90%) Migration
6 29 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (12.11%) Data Management
7 27 (12.11%) Data Migration
8 18 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.17%) Data Mapping
9 16 (7.17%) Business Analysis
10 15 (6.73%) Data Governance
11 14 (6.28%) Asset Management
12 12 (5.38%) Project Management
12 12 (5.38%) Master Data Management
13 11 (4.93%) Data Architecture
14 10 (4.48%) Validation
14 10 (4.48%) Data Analytics
15 9 (4.04%) Kimball Methodology
15 9 (4.04%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (50.67%) SQL
2 20 (8.97%) VBA
3 11 (4.93%) VB
4 9 (4.04%) R
5 7 (3.14%) Python
5 7 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.24%) Java
7 4 (1.79%) Perl
7 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.79%) Ruby
8 2 (0.90%) C
8 2 (0.90%) C#
9 1 (0.45%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) VBScript
9 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.93%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) APMP
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.00%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.93%) QA
3 3 (1.35%) EMIR
4 2 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.90%) Basel III
4 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Basel II
5 1 (0.45%) COREP
5 1 (0.45%) FINREP
5 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 23 (10.31%) Oracle
2 19 (8.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.93%) SAP
4 9 (4.04%) Google
4 9 (4.04%) Tableau
5 8 (3.59%) Ab Initio
5 8 (3.59%) Teradata
5 8 (3.59%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.14%) Bloomberg
6 7 (3.14%) Charles River
7 6 (2.69%) Informatica
7 6 (2.69%) Facebook
7 6 (2.69%) Twitter
8 5 (2.24%) Sybase
8 5 (2.24%) Cognos
9 4 (1.79%) Trillium
9 4 (1.79%) IBM
9 4 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.79%) RIMES
10 3 (1.35%) DataFlux
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