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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 100 92 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 52 103 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 2.05% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.15% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 70 50
Average daily rate £450 £404 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% +9.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.99 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.64 - £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.99 - £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £18.19 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-7.90% -3.00%
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
2993 4783 5548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.41% 95.01% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2363 3663 3992
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 60 (53.57%) SQL
2 38 (33.93%) Finance
3 35 (31.25%) Data Analysis
4 34 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (22.32%) Migration
6 24 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 23 (20.54%) Data Management
7 23 (20.54%) Data Quality
8 20 (17.86%) Data Modelling
9 19 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (16.96%) Banking
10 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
11 15 (13.39%) VBA
11 15 (13.39%) Analytics
12 13 (11.61%) Data Cleansing
12 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (10.71%) ETL
13 12 (10.71%) Oracle
14 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (9.82%) Data Migration
15 10 (8.93%) Data Mapping
15 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
16 9 (8.04%) Validation
16 9 (8.04%) Solvency II
17 8 (7.14%) Master Data Management
17 8 (7.14%) Data Analytics
17 8 (7.14%) Marketing
17 8 (7.14%) Degree
17 8 (7.14%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (4.46%) SAS
2 3 (2.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.14%) MS Office
2 8 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) SPSS
5 1 (0.89%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.89%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.89%) ACBS
4 1 (0.89%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.89%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.89%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.89%) Summit
4 1 (0.89%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.89%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 1 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) DNS
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
1 1 (0.89%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.46%) MS Access
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.57%) Big Data
6 4 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.79%) QlikView
8 1 (0.89%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) ERwin
1 4 (3.57%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.79%) Subversion
2 2 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (33.93%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Banking
3 8 (7.14%) Marketing
4 5 (4.46%) Front Office
4 5 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.68%) Advertising
6 3 (2.68%) Back Office
7 2 (1.79%) Legal
7 2 (1.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.89%) Games
8 1 (0.89%) International Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) .NET
2 2 (1.79%) REST
2 2 (1.79%) SOAP
3 1 (0.89%) FpML
3 1 (0.89%) MDX
3 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Derivative
3 6 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.46%) Statistics
5 4 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.68%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.68%) NHS
6 3 (2.68%) Tandem
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) Equities
7 2 (1.79%) PMI
7 2 (1.79%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.79%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) Data Analysis
2 25 (22.32%) Migration
3 23 (20.54%) Data Management
4 20 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 15 (13.39%) Analytics
6 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.61%) Data Cleansing
7 12 (10.71%) ETL
8 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.82%) Data Migration
9 10 (8.93%) Data Mapping
9 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.04%) Validation
11 8 (7.14%) Data Analytics
11 8 (7.14%) Master Data Management
12 7 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (5.36%) Asset Management
13 6 (5.36%) Data Architecture
14 5 (4.46%) CRM
14 5 (4.46%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) SQL
2 15 (13.39%) VBA
3 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.57%) Python
4 4 (3.57%) VB
5 3 (2.68%) C#
5 3 (2.68%) VB6
6 2 (1.79%) R
7 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) MBA
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.54%) Data Quality
2 9 (8.04%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) DBAmp
1 2 (1.79%) Jitterbit
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.57%) WorldPay
5 3 (2.68%) Reuters
5 3 (2.68%) Siebel
6 2 (1.79%) Google
6 2 (1.79%) Murex
6 2 (1.79%) Tableau
6 2 (1.79%) Talend
6 2 (1.79%) Trillium
7 1 (0.89%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.89%) SAP
7 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.89%) SmartCo
7 1 (0.89%) Sybase
7 1 (0.89%) Symantec
7 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Rate: £450 - £510 per annum
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Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 9 days ago