The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 94 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 59 50 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.01% 1.57% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.64% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 76
Median daily rate £375 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £19.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.50%

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
2797 3044 4987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.63% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2217 2401 3823
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 65 (56.52%) SQL
2 45 (39.13%) Data Modelling
3 37 (32.17%) Data Management
4 36 (31.30%) Data Analysis
5 35 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (30.43%) Data Quality
6 33 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (26.09%) Finance
8 21 (18.26%) Oracle
8 21 (18.26%) Analytics
9 19 (16.52%) R
10 18 (15.65%) Degree
10 18 (15.65%) Data Cleansing
10 18 (15.65%) Python
10 18 (15.65%) Teradata
11 16 (13.91%) MS Excel
11 16 (13.91%) Relational Database
11 16 (13.91%) Data Structures
12 15 (13.04%) Data Transformation
12 15 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
12 15 (13.04%) C++
12 15 (13.04%) ETL
13 14 (12.17%) Sybase
13 14 (12.17%) DB2
13 14 (12.17%) Management Information System
13 14 (12.17%) Netezza
13 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (12.17%) Predictive Modelling
14 13 (11.30%) NoSQL
14 13 (11.30%) Reference Data

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.83%) SAS
2 3 (2.61%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.48%) MS Project
4 2 (1.74%) MS Office
4 2 (1.74%) SPSS
5 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.48%) Markit EDM
3 3 (2.61%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.87%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.87%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.87%) AdSense
2 1 (0.87%) AdWords
2 1 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.87%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) DHCP
1 2 (1.74%) LAN
1 2 (1.74%) MPLS
1 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.74%) VLAN
1 2 (1.74%) WAN
1 2 (1.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (13.91%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.17%) DB2
4 13 (11.30%) NoSQL
5 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
6 10 (8.70%) Big Data
7 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (4.35%) Power BI
9 4 (3.48%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.48%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.74%) Informix
11 2 (1.74%) PowerPivot
11 2 (1.74%) Presto
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Anywhere
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) ERwin
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
General
1 30 (26.09%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Banking
2 8 (6.96%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Legal
4 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Law
4 2 (1.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.87%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) MDX
1 2 (1.74%) Middleware
1 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.87%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.87%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Data Structures
2 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.17%) Management Information System
3 13 (11.30%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.48%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) User Experience
5 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.87%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Unix
2 2 (1.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) Data Modelling
2 37 (32.17%) Data Management
3 36 (31.30%) Data Analysis
4 33 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (18.26%) Analytics
6 18 (15.65%) Data Cleansing
7 15 (13.04%) Data Transformation
7 15 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (13.04%) ETL
8 14 (12.17%) Predictive Modelling
9 13 (11.30%) Migration
9 13 (11.30%) SDLC
10 12 (10.43%) Data Migration
11 11 (9.57%) Data Entry
11 11 (9.57%) Data Mapping
12 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.70%) Statistics
13 8 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (6.09%) CRM
14 7 (6.09%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (56.52%) SQL
2 19 (16.52%) R
3 18 (15.65%) Python
4 15 (13.04%) C++
5 6 (5.22%) VBA
6 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) C#
7 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) CBAP
4 1 (0.87%) ISEB
4 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.74%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.87%) GAAP
3 1 (0.87%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Oracle
2 18 (15.65%) Teradata
3 14 (12.17%) Netezza
3 14 (12.17%) Sybase
4 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.09%) SAP
6 5 (4.35%) Tableau
7 3 (2.61%) Google
7 3 (2.61%) SimCorp
7 3 (2.61%) Workday
8 2 (1.74%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.74%) Cisco
8 2 (1.74%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) Charles River
9 1 (0.87%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Symantec
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