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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 93 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 111 95 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.07% 1.63% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.77% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 68 65
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£438 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Data Analyst
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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
5002 5361 6717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.08% 92.21% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 3876 4904
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 91 148
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £35.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 104 (48.15%) SQL
2 88 (40.74%) Finance
3 81 (37.50%) Banking
4 65 (30.09%) Data Analysis
5 50 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (19.44%) MS Excel
7 40 (18.52%) Data Modelling
8 39 (18.06%) SQL Server
9 37 (17.13%) Analytics
10 36 (16.67%) Migration
10 36 (16.67%) Data Management
11 35 (16.20%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (13.89%) Business Analysis
12 30 (13.89%) Data Quality
13 29 (13.43%) Investment Banking
14 28 (12.96%) Data Migration
14 28 (12.96%) Microsoft
15 27 (12.50%) Oracle
16 26 (12.04%) VBA
17 24 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
17 24 (11.11%) Data Governance
18 23 (10.65%) Degree
19 21 (9.72%) T-SQL
19 21 (9.72%) ETL
19 21 (9.72%) Validation
20 19 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (8.33%) Data Mapping
22 17 (7.87%) Data Cleansing
22 17 (7.87%) MS Office
22 17 (7.87%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 16 (7.41%) SAS
2 4 (1.85%) CMS
3 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (7.87%) MS Office
4 12 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.78%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) MS Project
6 1 (0.46%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.46%) FastStats
6 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.39%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.46%) ACBS
3 1 (0.46%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.46%) Sage BI
3 1 (0.46%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.46%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.46%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.46%) Summit
3 1 (0.46%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) Internet
1 1 (0.46%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.20%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.87%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.94%) Big Data
4 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.09%) QlikView
6 9 (4.17%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.31%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.93%) MySQL
12 2 (0.93%) MS Access
12 2 (0.93%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (1.85%) ERwin
2 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) PVCS
3 1 (0.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 88 (40.74%) Finance
2 81 (37.50%) Banking
3 29 (13.43%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.02%) Marketing
5 8 (3.70%) Retail
6 7 (3.24%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.31%) Front Office
7 5 (2.31%) Legal
8 3 (1.39%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.93%) Publishing
9 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.46%) Games
10 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.39%) .NET
1 3 (1.39%) XML
2 2 (0.93%) FpML
2 2 (0.93%) MDX
2 2 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.46%) RESTful
3 1 (0.46%) REST
3 1 (0.46%) XSD
3 1 (0.46%) SOAP
3 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.94%) Fixed Income
2 15 (6.94%) Statistics
3 12 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.09%) Reference Data
5 9 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (3.70%) Data Extraction
6 8 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.78%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.78%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.78%) Taxonomies
8 5 (2.31%) Derivative
8 5 (2.31%) NHS
8 5 (2.31%) Equities
8 5 (2.31%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.39%) Tandem
10 2 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.93%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.39%) Windows
1 3 (1.39%) Linux
2 2 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.09%) Data Analysis
2 40 (18.52%) Data Modelling
3 37 (17.13%) Analytics
4 36 (16.67%) Migration
4 36 (16.67%) Data Management
5 30 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 28 (12.96%) Data Migration
7 24 (11.11%) Data Governance
8 21 (9.72%) Validation
8 21 (9.72%) ETL
9 19 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (8.33%) Data Mapping
11 17 (7.87%) Data Cleansing
11 17 (7.87%) CRM
12 16 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (5.56%) Risk Management
15 12 (5.56%) Data Validation
16 11 (5.09%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 104 (48.15%) SQL
2 26 (12.04%) VBA
3 21 (9.72%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.31%) Java
5 4 (1.85%) Python
6 3 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.39%) VB
6 3 (1.39%) R
7 2 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (0.93%) Scala
8 1 (0.46%) C#
8 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.46%) Perl
8 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.46%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (10.65%) Degree
2 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PMP
4 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.89%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.24%) QA
3 6 (2.78%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.46%) FATCA
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.46%) Jitterbit
1 1 (0.46%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 28 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.50%) Oracle
3 12 (5.56%) Tableau
4 7 (3.24%) Alteryx
4 7 (3.24%) Trillium
4 7 (3.24%) WorldPay
5 6 (2.78%) Informatica
6 5 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.31%) GoldenSource
6 5 (2.31%) Google
7 4 (1.85%) Sun
8 3 (1.39%) SAP
8 3 (1.39%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.93%) Sage
9 2 (0.93%) Omniture
9 2 (0.93%) Cognos
9 2 (0.93%) Sybase
9 2 (0.93%) HP
9 2 (0.93%) Vermilion
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