The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 90 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 136 127 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 2.01% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.17% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 101 118
Average daily rate £400 £435 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.08 £175.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.95% +713.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.06%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6115 5857 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 92.82% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4418 4320 5248
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Data Analyst
London

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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 87 (46.03%) SQL
2 47 (24.87%) Finance
3 45 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 40 (21.16%) Banking
5 36 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 33 (17.46%) SQL Server
7 26 (13.76%) Migration
8 23 (12.17%) Data Migration
9 22 (11.64%) Oracle
9 22 (11.64%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (11.64%) ETL
10 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 21 (11.11%) Data Quality
11 20 (10.58%) Analytics
12 19 (10.05%) Data Management
13 18 (9.52%) Data Modelling
13 18 (9.52%) T-SQL
14 17 (8.99%) NHS
14 17 (8.99%) Marketing
15 16 (8.47%) CRM
16 15 (7.94%) Data Mining
16 15 (7.94%) Asset Management
17 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (7.41%) Investment Banking
17 14 (7.41%) VBA
18 13 (6.88%) VB
18 13 (6.88%) Windows
18 13 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (6.35%) Data Mapping
19 12 (6.35%) Bloomberg

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (5.29%) SAS
2 2 (1.06%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.53%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.70%) MS Office
5 4 (2.12%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.12%) SPSS
6 3 (1.59%) MS Project
7 1 (0.53%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) RMDS
2 4 (2.12%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.59%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.06%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.53%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.53%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.53%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Taleo
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.76%) Firewall
2 4 (2.12%) Internet
3 3 (1.59%) Multicast
3 3 (1.59%) LDAP
3 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.06%) LAN
4 2 (1.06%) SDH
4 2 (1.06%) WAN
4 2 (1.06%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.64%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (7.94%) Data Mining
4 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.29%) MS Access
6 9 (4.76%) Big Data
7 8 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.70%) QlikView
9 6 (3.17%) VLDB
9 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.17%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.65%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.59%) HBase
12 3 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.06%) ERwin
1 2 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Toad
2 1 (0.53%) LSMW
General
1 47 (24.87%) Finance
2 40 (21.16%) Banking
3 17 (8.99%) Marketing
4 14 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.17%) Front Office
6 5 (2.65%) Retail
7 4 (2.12%) Games
8 3 (1.59%) Legal
8 3 (1.59%) Advertising
8 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.06%) Law
9 2 (1.06%) Publishing
9 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.06%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.12%) Middleware
2 3 (1.59%) MDX
2 3 (1.59%) .NET
2 3 (1.59%) XML
3 2 (1.06%) Rendezvous
3 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) NHS
2 7 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.65%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.12%) Derivative
6 3 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.59%) FMCG
7 2 (1.06%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.06%) Statistics
7 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.06%) EPoS
8 1 (0.53%) PMI
8 1 (0.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) CMDB
8 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.88%) Windows
2 11 (5.82%) Linux
3 4 (2.12%) UNIX
4 2 (1.06%) Solaris
4 2 (1.06%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 26 (13.76%) Migration
3 23 (12.17%) Data Migration
4 22 (11.64%) ETL
5 20 (10.58%) Analytics
6 19 (10.05%) Data Management
7 18 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 16 (8.47%) CRM
9 15 (7.94%) Asset Management
10 13 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.35%) Data Mapping
12 11 (5.82%) Business Analysis
13 10 (5.29%) Validation
14 9 (4.76%) Information Governance
15 7 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
16 6 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (3.17%) Workflow
17 5 (2.65%) Information Management
17 5 (2.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (46.03%) SQL
2 18 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 14 (7.41%) VBA
4 13 (6.88%) VB
5 5 (2.65%) Perl
6 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.59%) C
6 3 (1.59%) Python
6 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.59%) Java
6 3 (1.59%) R
7 2 (1.06%) C#
7 2 (1.06%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) Ruby
8 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (5.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) HND
4 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (1.59%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) Basel III
3 2 (1.06%) EMIR
4 1 (0.53%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.53%) COREP
4 1 (0.53%) FINREP
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (11.64%) Oracle
2 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.35%) Bloomberg
4 11 (5.82%) Teradata
5 10 (5.29%) SAP
6 9 (4.76%) Reuters
7 7 (3.70%) VMware
7 7 (3.70%) Citrix
8 6 (3.17%) Siebel
8 6 (3.17%) Business Objects
8 6 (3.17%) Tableau
9 5 (2.65%) Charles River
10 4 (2.12%) Sybase
11 3 (1.59%) Trillium
11 3 (1.59%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.59%) Vertica
11 3 (1.59%) Netezza
12 2 (1.06%) RIMES
12 2 (1.06%) Talend
12 2 (1.06%) Alterian
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A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £230 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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TRG
Rate: £100 - £160 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + 12 months
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + 12 months
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per day + V.Good Day Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago