The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 117 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 56 112 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.59% 2.03% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.13% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 94 69
Median daily rate £445 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
3358 5251 5446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.26% 95.04% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 4096 3935
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.73 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.63% -6.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 24 August 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 City of London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (60.58%) SQL
2 46 (44.23%) Finance
3 38 (36.54%) Data Analysis
4 25 (24.04%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (24.04%) Data Modelling
4 25 (24.04%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (21.15%) Analytics
6 21 (20.19%) Data Quality
7 20 (19.23%) Migration
7 20 (19.23%) Data Management
8 19 (18.27%) Data Migration
9 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
9 18 (17.31%) Oracle
10 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
10 15 (14.42%) Banking
11 13 (12.50%) Degree
11 13 (12.50%) Visualisation
12 12 (11.54%) R
13 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
13 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (10.58%) SAS
14 10 (9.62%) ETL
14 10 (9.62%) C++
14 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
14 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
14 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
14 10 (9.62%) Data Analytics
15 9 (8.65%) Data Extraction

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.58%) SAS
2 2 (1.92%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.96%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.73%) MS Office
4 4 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.92%) Relativity
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.96%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.96%) Radian6
3 1 (0.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.88%) AdWords
2 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.88%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.04%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.73%) DB2
5 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.81%) Big Data
6 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.81%) MySQL
6 5 (4.81%) QlikView
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.88%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (1.92%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.92%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) ERwin
2 1 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (44.23%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Banking
3 9 (8.65%) Marketing
4 7 (6.73%) Legal
5 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Back Office
6 2 (1.92%) Law
6 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) XML
2 1 (0.96%) CSS
2 1 (0.96%) HTML
2 1 (0.96%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 9 (8.65%) Data Extraction
4 7 (6.73%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.77%) Data Integration
5 6 (5.77%) Statistics
6 5 (4.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.85%) Economics
8 3 (2.88%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.88%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.88%) Pricing Data
8 3 (2.88%) Social Media
8 3 (2.88%) User Experience
9 2 (1.92%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.92%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.96%) Equities
10 1 (0.96%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.96%) NHS
10 1 (0.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Data Analysis
2 25 (24.04%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (24.04%) Data Modelling
3 22 (21.15%) Analytics
4 20 (19.23%) Data Management
4 20 (19.23%) Migration
5 19 (18.27%) Data Migration
6 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.62%) Data Analytics
7 10 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (9.62%) ETL
8 9 (8.65%) Validation
9 8 (7.69%) Data Transformation
9 8 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
9 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.73%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (6.73%) SDLC
11 6 (5.77%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (5.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (60.58%) SQL
2 12 (11.54%) R
3 10 (9.62%) C++
4 9 (8.65%) Python
5 6 (5.77%) VBA
6 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.88%) C#
7 3 (2.88%) Java
8 2 (1.92%) Perl
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.96%) VB
9 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (0.96%) ACCA
3 1 (0.96%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.19%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.73%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.96%) MiFID
3 1 (0.96%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.73%) Netezza
3 7 (6.73%) Sybase
3 7 (6.73%) Tableau
4 6 (5.77%) Teradata
5 5 (4.81%) Google
6 3 (2.88%) IBM
6 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.92%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.92%) Crimson Hexagon
7 2 (1.92%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.96%) Facebook
8 1 (0.96%) Marin
8 1 (0.96%) SAP
8 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.96%) Siebel
8 1 (0.96%) Talend
8 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.96%) Twitter