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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 91 138 99
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 99 64 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 1.07% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.14% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 43 73
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £14.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +19.98%
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
4624 5603 5353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 93.70% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3536 4053 4000
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 132
Average hourly rate £17.81 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.01 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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.

1 117 (56.52%) SQL
2 85 (41.06%) Finance
3 68 (32.85%) Data Analysis
4 49 (23.67%) MS Excel
4 49 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (22.71%) Banking
6 46 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 42 (20.29%) SQL Server
8 37 (17.87%) Migration
8 37 (17.87%) Data Migration
9 35 (16.91%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (13.53%) Business Analysis
10 28 (13.53%) Analytics
11 27 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 26 (12.56%) SAS
12 26 (12.56%) VBA
12 26 (12.56%) Data Quality
13 25 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (10.63%) Data Governance
15 19 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (9.18%) Data Mapping
16 18 (8.70%) Oracle
17 17 (8.21%) ETL
17 17 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (8.21%) Degree
18 16 (7.73%) Investment Banking
19 15 (7.25%) Data Management
19 15 (7.25%) NHS
19 15 (7.25%) Tableau

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (12.56%) SAS
2 4 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 49 (23.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.42%) MS Office
3 5 (2.42%) SPSS
4 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.97%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.48%) MS Project
6 1 (0.48%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Markit EDM
1 4 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.97%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.48%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.48%) HFM
4 1 (0.48%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) FTP
1 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.91%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (7.25%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.31%) Data Mining
7 10 (4.83%) QlikView
7 10 (4.83%) Big Data
8 8 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.42%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.93%) DB2
12 3 (1.45%) MS Access
12 3 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.45%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.97%) IBM InfoSphere
14 1 (0.48%) MySQL
14 1 (0.48%) DataStage
14 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.48%) LSMW
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
1 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 85 (41.06%) Finance
2 47 (22.71%) Banking
3 16 (7.73%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.80%) Marketing
4 12 (5.80%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.86%) Advertising
6 7 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.38%) Retail
7 4 (1.93%) Legal
8 3 (1.45%) Law
9 2 (0.97%) French Language
9 2 (0.97%) Publishing
10 1 (0.48%) Front Office
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.93%) .NET
2 3 (1.45%) HTML
3 2 (0.97%) XML
4 1 (0.48%) WinForms
4 1 (0.48%) SciPy
4 1 (0.48%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.25%) NHS
3 13 (6.28%) Reference Data
4 10 (4.83%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.83%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.35%) Statistics
6 7 (3.38%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.90%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.42%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.45%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.45%) FMCG
9 3 (1.45%) User Experience
10 2 (0.97%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.48%) PMI
11 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.48%) Equities
11 1 (0.48%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.97%) UNIX
2 1 (0.48%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.85%) Data Analysis
2 46 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 37 (17.87%) Migration
3 37 (17.87%) Data Migration
4 28 (13.53%) Business Analysis
4 28 (13.53%) Analytics
5 25 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (10.63%) Data Governance
7 19 (9.18%) Data Mapping
8 17 (8.21%) ETL
8 17 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.25%) Data Management
10 13 (6.28%) CRM
10 13 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (3.86%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (3.86%) Data Architecture
11 8 (3.86%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (3.38%) Workflow
12 7 (3.38%) Validation
12 7 (3.38%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 117 (56.52%) SQL
2 26 (12.56%) VBA
3 6 (2.90%) VB
4 5 (2.42%) Java
4 5 (2.42%) R
5 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.93%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.45%) Perl
6 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.97%) C#
8 1 (0.48%) COBOL
8 1 (0.48%) C
8 1 (0.48%) Python
8 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.48%) JCL
8 1 (0.48%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 17 (8.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.48%) CIMA
2 1 (0.48%) ACCA
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.56%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.86%) QA
3 6 (2.90%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.48%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.70%) Oracle
3 15 (7.25%) Tableau
4 8 (3.86%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.90%) SAP
6 5 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.42%) Informatica
6 5 (2.42%) Teradata
7 3 (1.45%) Cognos
7 3 (1.45%) Trillium
7 3 (1.45%) Adobe
7 3 (1.45%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.45%) DoubleClick
7 3 (1.45%) Google
7 3 (1.45%) Coremetrics
7 3 (1.45%) DataFlux
7 3 (1.45%) Sysomos
8 2 (0.97%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.97%) RIMES
8 2 (0.97%) Ab Initio
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £326 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + neg
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 16 days ago