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 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 90 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 108 129 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 2.00% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.17% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 99 108
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £221 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.08 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -6.25%
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
5082 5956 5791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.56% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3837 4304 4276
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £280
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 74 88 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £38.80 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 April 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 21 April 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.

1 112 (54.90%) SQL
2 91 (44.61%) Finance
3 64 (31.37%) Data Analysis
4 61 (29.90%) Banking
5 51 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (18.14%) MS Excel
6 37 (18.14%) Data Modelling
7 35 (17.16%) Migration
8 34 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 33 (16.18%) Data Migration
10 28 (13.73%) VBA
10 28 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
11 26 (12.75%) Data Quality
12 25 (12.25%) SAS
13 24 (11.76%) Business Analysis
13 24 (11.76%) Analytics
13 24 (11.76%) Data Governance
14 22 (10.78%) Data Management
15 21 (10.29%) Degree
16 20 (9.80%) Data Mapping
16 20 (9.80%) ETL
17 19 (9.31%) Oracle
17 19 (9.31%) Investment Banking
18 16 (7.84%) Data Cleansing
18 16 (7.84%) MS Office
18 16 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (7.84%) Validation
19 15 (7.35%) Reference Data

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (12.25%) SAS
2 6 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.84%) MS Office
3 12 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.96%) SPSS
6 3 (1.47%) MS Project
7 2 (0.98%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.49%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.49%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.49%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.49%) Maximo
3 1 (0.49%) HFM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.49%) PaaS
1 1 (0.49%) Lucidchart
1 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.37%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.88%) Big Data
4 12 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.90%) QlikView
6 6 (2.94%) Base SAS
6 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.45%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.98%) MS Access
10 2 (0.98%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.98%) Toad
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 91 (44.61%) Finance
2 61 (29.90%) Banking
3 19 (9.31%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.90%) Retail
6 9 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.41%) Marketing
7 6 (2.94%) Advertising
8 5 (2.45%) Legal
9 4 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.47%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.47%) Front Office
11 2 (0.98%) Law
11 2 (0.98%) French Language
12 1 (0.49%) German Language
12 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Billing
12 1 (0.49%) Electronics
12 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.45%) XML
2 4 (1.96%) REST
2 4 (1.96%) SOAP
3 3 (1.47%) JSON
3 3 (1.47%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) WinForms
4 1 (0.49%) MDX
4 1 (0.49%) SciPy
4 1 (0.49%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.35%) Reference Data
3 13 (6.37%) Statistics
4 11 (5.39%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.39%) NHS
4 11 (5.39%) Visualisation
4 11 (5.39%) Data Extraction
5 8 (3.92%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.43%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.94%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.45%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.96%) Equities
10 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.47%) FMCG
11 2 (0.98%) User Experience
11 2 (0.98%) GIS
11 2 (0.98%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.98%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.96%) Linux
2 2 (0.98%) UNIX
2 2 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.37%) Data Analysis
2 37 (18.14%) Data Modelling
3 35 (17.16%) Migration
4 33 (16.18%) Data Migration
5 24 (11.76%) Data Governance
5 24 (11.76%) Analytics
5 24 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 22 (10.78%) Data Management
7 20 (9.80%) ETL
7 20 (9.80%) Data Mapping
8 16 (7.84%) Data Cleansing
8 16 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (7.84%) Validation
9 11 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.39%) Data Architecture
10 10 (4.90%) Data Validation
11 9 (4.41%) CRM
12 8 (3.92%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (54.90%) SQL
2 28 (13.73%) VBA
3 10 (4.90%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.41%) Java
5 6 (2.94%) VB
6 4 (1.96%) Python
7 3 (1.47%) SAS Macro
7 3 (1.47%) R
8 2 (0.98%) Scala
8 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.49%) Perl
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) COBOL
9 1 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.49%) JCL
Qualifications
1 21 (10.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.75%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.90%) Solvency II
3 8 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) MiFID
4 1 (0.49%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.96%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.49%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.31%) Oracle
3 13 (6.37%) Tableau
4 7 (3.43%) Informatica
5 6 (2.94%) WorldPay
6 5 (2.45%) Teradata
6 5 (2.45%) SAP
7 4 (1.96%) GoldenSource
7 4 (1.96%) Talend
7 4 (1.96%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.47%) Sun
8 3 (1.47%) Sybase
9 2 (0.98%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.98%) Adobe
9 2 (0.98%) DoubleClick
9 2 (0.98%) Google
9 2 (0.98%) Coremetrics
9 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.98%) i2
9 2 (0.98%) Sysomos
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £525 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago