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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 98 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 49 52 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 1.72% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.79% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 65
Median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.39 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -2.94%

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
2794 2904 4780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.26% 95.84% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2221 2267 3678
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 82
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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 75 (65.22%) SQL
2 45 (39.13%) Data Modelling
3 44 (38.26%) Data Quality
4 42 (36.52%) Data Analysis
5 37 (32.17%) Data Management
6 36 (31.30%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (31.30%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (27.83%) Finance
8 27 (23.48%) Oracle
9 25 (21.74%) Degree
10 23 (20.00%) R
11 20 (17.39%) Python
12 19 (16.52%) Teradata
13 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
13 18 (15.65%) Relational Database
13 18 (15.65%) Dimensional Modelling
14 17 (14.78%) Data Transformation
14 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
14 17 (14.78%) Data Structures
15 16 (13.91%) SDLC
15 16 (13.91%) Predictive Modelling
15 16 (13.91%) Analytics
15 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (13.91%) Netezza
15 16 (13.91%) ETL
15 16 (13.91%) Sybase
15 16 (13.91%) DB2
15 16 (13.91%) C++
15 16 (13.91%) Migration
16 15 (13.04%) Data Migration

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 9 (7.83%) SAS
2 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.22%) SPSS
3 5 (4.35%) MS Office
3 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.61%) MS Project
4 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.48%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (2.61%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.87%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.74%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) DHCP
1 2 (1.74%) LAN
1 2 (1.74%) MPLS
1 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.74%) VLAN
1 2 (1.74%) WAN
1 2 (1.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.30%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (15.65%) Relational Database
3 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
4 16 (13.91%) DB2
5 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.09%) Big Data
7 6 (5.22%) Data Mining
8 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.48%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.61%) Power BI
11 2 (1.74%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.74%) PowerPivot
11 2 (1.74%) Presto
11 2 (1.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Anywhere
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) ERwin
2 2 (1.74%) JIRA
2 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
General
1 32 (27.83%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Banking
2 10 (8.70%) Retail
3 6 (5.22%) Marketing
4 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Law
6 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.87%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) MDX
1 2 (1.74%) Middleware
1 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.87%) CSS
2 1 (0.87%) HTML
2 1 (0.87%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.87%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Data Structures
2 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (12.17%) Statistics
4 11 (9.57%) Reference Data
4 11 (9.57%) Visualisation
5 9 (7.83%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.35%) Credit Risk
6 5 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 5 (4.35%) Economics
7 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.61%) Data Extraction
8 3 (2.61%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.74%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.74%) User Experience
9 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.87%) FMCG
10 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.87%) NHS
10 1 (0.87%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Unix
2 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) Data Modelling
2 42 (36.52%) Data Analysis
3 37 (32.17%) Data Management
4 36 (31.30%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (15.65%) Dimensional Modelling
6 17 (14.78%) Data Transformation
7 16 (13.91%) Analytics
7 16 (13.91%) ETL
7 16 (13.91%) Migration
7 16 (13.91%) Predictive Modelling
7 16 (13.91%) SDLC
8 15 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
8 15 (13.04%) Data Migration
9 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (9.57%) Data Mapping
10 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.96%) Data Entry
12 7 (6.09%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (6.09%) Validation
13 6 (5.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.22%) SQL
2 23 (20.00%) R
3 20 (17.39%) Python
4 16 (13.91%) C++
5 5 (4.35%) VBA
6 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.87%) C#
7 1 (0.87%) Java
7 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) PMP
4 1 (0.87%) CBAP
4 1 (0.87%) ISEB
4 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (38.26%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.87%) GAAP
3 1 (0.87%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) MiFID
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Oracle
2 19 (16.52%) Teradata
3 16 (13.91%) Netezza
3 16 (13.91%) Sybase
4 14 (12.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.22%) SAP
5 6 (5.22%) Tableau
6 3 (2.61%) SimCorp
6 3 (2.61%) Workday
7 2 (1.74%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco
7 2 (1.74%) Google
7 2 (1.74%) Juniper
8 1 (0.87%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.87%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.87%) Omniture
8 1 (0.87%) Sage
8 1 (0.87%) Symantec
8 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
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