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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 85 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 108 96 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.14% 1.63% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.75% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 69 86
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £14.08 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.94 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -2.47%
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
4703 5480 5394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.02% 93.20% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3606 3857 3988
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 88 133
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.75 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015, 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.

1 119 (56.13%) SQL
2 87 (41.04%) Finance
3 68 (32.08%) Data Analysis
4 54 (25.47%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (23.11%) MS Excel
6 46 (21.70%) Banking
7 43 (20.28%) Data Modelling
8 40 (18.87%) SQL Server
9 38 (17.92%) Migration
9 38 (17.92%) Data Migration
10 30 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (14.15%) Analytics
11 29 (13.68%) Microsoft
12 27 (12.74%) VBA
12 27 (12.74%) Business Analysis
13 26 (12.26%) Data Quality
14 23 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (10.38%) SAS
16 21 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (9.91%) Degree
16 21 (9.91%) Data Governance
17 20 (9.43%) Data Mapping
18 19 (8.96%) Data Management
19 18 (8.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (8.49%) Relational Database
20 17 (8.02%) Tableau
20 17 (8.02%) Oracle
21 16 (7.55%) Investment Banking
22 15 (7.08%) CRM
22 15 (7.08%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 22 (10.38%) SAS
2 7 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.94%) CMS
3 2 (0.94%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (23.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.77%) MS Office
4 4 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.89%) SPSS
5 3 (1.42%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.94%) Weka
6 2 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.42%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.42%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.47%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.47%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.47%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.47%) Maximo
3 1 (0.47%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) PaaS
1 1 (0.47%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) FTP
1 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (8.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.66%) Data Mining
6 11 (5.19%) Big Data
7 10 (4.72%) QlikView
8 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.36%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.89%) DB2
11 4 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.42%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.42%) MS Access
13 2 (0.94%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.94%) Mahout
13 2 (0.94%) Impala
14 1 (0.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 87 (41.04%) Finance
2 46 (21.70%) Banking
3 16 (7.55%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.13%) Marketing
5 11 (5.19%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.72%) Retail
7 7 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.30%) Advertising
8 4 (1.89%) Legal
9 3 (1.42%) Law
10 2 (0.94%) Publishing
10 2 (0.94%) French Language
11 1 (0.47%) German Language
11 1 (0.47%) Billing
11 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.47%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.36%) XML
2 4 (1.89%) HTML
2 4 (1.89%) .NET
3 3 (1.42%) SOAP
3 3 (1.42%) JSON
3 3 (1.42%) REST
4 2 (0.94%) Pandas
4 2 (0.94%) SciPy
5 1 (0.47%) MDX
5 1 (0.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.47%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.08%) NHS
3 13 (6.13%) Statistics
3 13 (6.13%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.19%) Reference Data
5 10 (4.72%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.25%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.83%) Data Extraction
7 6 (2.83%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.83%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.42%) Economics
10 3 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.42%) FMCG
10 3 (1.42%) User Experience
11 2 (0.94%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.94%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.94%) Equities
12 1 (0.47%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.94%) Linux
1 2 (0.94%) UNIX
2 1 (0.47%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.08%) Data Analysis
2 43 (20.28%) Data Modelling
3 38 (17.92%) Migration
3 38 (17.92%) Data Migration
4 30 (14.15%) Analytics
5 27 (12.74%) Business Analysis
6 23 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (9.91%) Data Governance
8 20 (9.43%) Data Mapping
9 19 (8.96%) Data Management
10 15 (7.08%) ETL
10 15 (7.08%) CRM
11 14 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.19%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (4.25%) Validation
14 8 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (3.30%) Investment Management
15 7 (3.30%) Data Architecture
16 6 (2.83%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 119 (56.13%) SQL
2 27 (12.74%) VBA
3 6 (2.83%) VB
3 6 (2.83%) R
4 5 (2.36%) Java
5 4 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.89%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.42%) Python
6 3 (1.42%) Perl
6 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.47%) C#
7 1 (0.47%) COBOL
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) JCL
7 1 (0.47%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 21 (9.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.47%) VCP4
2 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.47%) ACCA
2 1 (0.47%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.26%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.25%) QA
3 6 (2.83%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 29 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.02%) Oracle
2 17 (8.02%) Tableau
3 7 (3.30%) Business Objects
3 7 (3.30%) Informatica
4 6 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.83%) SAP
4 6 (2.83%) Teradata
5 3 (1.42%) DoubleClick
5 3 (1.42%) Google
5 3 (1.42%) Coremetrics
5 3 (1.42%) Talend
5 3 (1.42%) Sysomos
5 3 (1.42%) Sybase
5 3 (1.42%) Adobe
6 2 (0.94%) Trillium
6 2 (0.94%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.94%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.47%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.47%) Mantas
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £485 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £120.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago