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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 98 151 82
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -69
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 111 76 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.87% 1.04% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.13% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 135
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £579 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £18.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.19 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +22.03%
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
5515 6745 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4132 4902 5027
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 141 163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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.

1 124 (55.36%) SQL
2 80 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 70 (31.25%) Finance
4 52 (23.21%) MS Excel
5 46 (20.54%) Banking
6 43 (19.20%) Analytics
7 42 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
9 38 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (13.84%) SAS
11 31 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (13.84%) Migration
12 28 (12.50%) Data Management
13 27 (12.05%) Data Migration
14 26 (11.61%) ETL
14 26 (11.61%) Microsoft
15 24 (10.71%) VBA
15 24 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 22 (9.82%) Marketing
17 21 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (9.38%) Data Quality
18 20 (8.93%) Business Analysis
19 17 (7.59%) Investment Banking
20 16 (7.14%) Degree
20 16 (7.14%) CRM
20 16 (7.14%) Oracle
21 15 (6.70%) Tableau
21 15 (6.70%) Data Governance
22 14 (6.25%) Data Mapping

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 31 (13.84%) SAS
2 4 (1.79%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.34%) CMS
3 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 52 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.91%) SPSS
3 9 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.34%) MS Office
7 2 (0.89%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.89%) Gephi
8 1 (0.45%) FastStats
8 1 (0.45%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.79%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.34%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.34%) Firewall
2 2 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 38 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 12 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.91%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.02%) Big Data
7 9 (4.02%) MS Access
8 8 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.23%) QlikView
9 5 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.79%) DB2
10 4 (1.79%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.79%) Mahout
11 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.89%) MySQL
12 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.89%) DataStage
12 2 (0.89%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (2.23%) JIRA
2 3 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.89%) Subversion
4 1 (0.45%) Selenium
4 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.45%) LSMW
General
1 70 (31.25%) Finance
2 46 (20.54%) Banking
3 22 (9.82%) Marketing
4 17 (7.59%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.46%) Retail
6 6 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.79%) Legal
8 4 (1.79%) Games
9 3 (1.34%) Publishing
10 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.89%) Advertising
10 2 (0.89%) Back Office
11 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.45%) Law
11 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) .NET
2 3 (1.34%) XML
2 3 (1.34%) HTML
3 2 (0.89%) REST
3 2 (0.89%) SOAP
3 2 (0.89%) FpML
3 2 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.45%) SciPy
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) WSDL
4 1 (0.45%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.45%) Cascading
4 1 (0.45%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.80%) Data Structures
2 13 (5.80%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.36%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.02%) Statistics
5 8 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.57%) NHS
6 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.23%) Credit Risk
7 5 (2.23%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.34%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.34%) FMCG
8 3 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.34%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.34%) Derivative
9 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.89%) Equities
9 2 (0.89%) CESG
9 2 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.23%) Linux
2 4 (1.79%) UNIX
3 3 (1.34%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 43 (19.20%) Analytics
3 42 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 31 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (13.84%) Migration
5 28 (12.50%) Data Management
6 27 (12.05%) Data Migration
7 26 (11.61%) ETL
8 21 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (8.93%) Business Analysis
10 16 (7.14%) CRM
11 15 (6.70%) Data Governance
12 14 (6.25%) Data Mapping
13 12 (5.36%) Project Management
13 12 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
14 11 (4.91%) Master Data Management
14 11 (4.91%) Data Architecture
15 10 (4.46%) Data Analytics
16 8 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 124 (55.36%) SQL
2 24 (10.71%) VBA
3 9 (4.02%) R
4 8 (3.57%) VB
5 7 (3.13%) Java
6 6 (2.68%) Python
7 4 (1.79%) Ruby
7 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.79%) Perl
8 3 (1.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.34%) C#
9 2 (0.89%) C
9 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) APMP
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
3 1 (0.45%) ACCA
3 1 (0.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.36%) QA
3 2 (0.89%) EMIR
3 2 (0.89%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.45%) Basel III
4 1 (0.45%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 26 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.14%) Oracle
3 15 (6.70%) Tableau
4 11 (4.91%) Business Objects
5 9 (4.02%) SAP
5 9 (4.02%) Ab Initio
5 9 (4.02%) Google
6 8 (3.57%) Informatica
7 7 (3.13%) Teradata
8 6 (2.68%) Facebook
8 6 (2.68%) Twitter
9 5 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.23%) Trillium
10 4 (1.79%) IBM
10 4 (1.79%) Cognos
10 4 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.79%) DataFlux
11 3 (1.34%) Talend
11 3 (1.34%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.34%) HP
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