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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 94 147 99
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 109 62 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.93% 0.91% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.98% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 41 83
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +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
5236 6344 5698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.80% 93.32% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4045 4617 4242
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 114 148
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.78 £35.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 (57.41%) SQL
2 81 (37.50%) Finance
3 69 (31.94%) Data Analysis
4 51 (23.61%) MS Excel
5 48 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 46 (21.30%) Data Modelling
6 46 (21.30%) Banking
7 45 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (17.59%) Analytics
9 36 (16.67%) Migration
10 35 (16.20%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (15.28%) SAS
11 33 (15.28%) Data Migration
12 31 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
13 30 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (13.43%) Data Quality
15 26 (12.04%) Data Management
16 25 (11.57%) Business Analysis
16 25 (11.57%) VBA
17 23 (10.65%) ETL
18 22 (10.19%) Data Governance
19 20 (9.26%) Marketing
20 19 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
21 17 (7.87%) Degree
21 17 (7.87%) Data Mapping
22 16 (7.41%) Investment Banking
22 16 (7.41%) Oracle
23 15 (6.94%) CRM
23 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (15.28%) SAS
2 3 (1.39%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 51 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.78%) SPSS
3 6 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.85%) MS Office
5 2 (0.93%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.46%) FastStats
6 1 (0.46%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.39%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.93%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.46%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.46%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.46%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) Firewall
1 1 (0.46%) FTP
1 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.20%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 10 (4.63%) Big Data
7 8 (3.70%) QlikView
7 8 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.31%) MS Access
10 4 (1.85%) DB2
11 3 (1.39%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
11 3 (1.39%) Base SAS
12 2 (0.93%) MySQL
12 2 (0.93%) DataStage
12 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.46%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.46%) Selenium
3 1 (0.46%) LSMW
General
1 81 (37.50%) Finance
2 46 (21.30%) Banking
3 20 (9.26%) Marketing
4 16 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.63%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.24%) Retail
8 3 (1.39%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.93%) Publishing
9 2 (0.93%) Law
9 2 (0.93%) Games
9 2 (0.93%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.46%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.78%) .NET
2 4 (1.85%) XML
3 3 (1.39%) HTML
4 2 (0.93%) FpML
5 1 (0.46%) SciPy
5 1 (0.46%) Pandas
5 1 (0.46%) WinForms
5 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 12 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 12 (5.56%) NHS
3 11 (5.09%) Statistics
4 10 (4.63%) Reference Data
5 9 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 9 (4.17%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.39%) User Experience
8 3 (1.39%) FMCG
8 3 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.39%) Derivative
9 2 (0.93%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.93%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.39%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.46%) UNIX
2 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (31.94%) Data Analysis
2 46 (21.30%) Data Modelling
3 38 (17.59%) Analytics
4 36 (16.67%) Migration
5 33 (15.28%) Data Migration
6 31 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (12.04%) Data Management
8 25 (11.57%) Business Analysis
9 23 (10.65%) ETL
10 22 (10.19%) Data Governance
11 19 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (7.87%) Data Mapping
13 15 (6.94%) CRM
14 13 (6.02%) Master Data Management
14 13 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (6.02%) Data Architecture
15 12 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
16 10 (4.63%) Data Cleansing
17 9 (4.17%) Data Analytics
17 9 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (57.41%) SQL
2 25 (11.57%) VBA
3 7 (3.24%) Java
4 6 (2.78%) R
5 5 (2.31%) VB
6 4 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.39%) Perl
7 3 (1.39%) C#
7 3 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.93%) Python
8 2 (0.93%) C
8 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.46%) PHP
9 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (7.87%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) ACCA
3 1 (0.46%) CIMA
3 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.43%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.63%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) EMIR
4 1 (0.46%) Basel III
4 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle EDQ
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.41%) Oracle
3 15 (6.94%) Tableau
4 9 (4.17%) Ab Initio
4 9 (4.17%) Google
5 7 (3.24%) Teradata
5 7 (3.24%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.24%) SAP
6 6 (2.78%) Informatica
6 6 (2.78%) Facebook
6 6 (2.78%) Twitter
7 5 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.85%) DataFlux
8 4 (1.85%) IBM
8 4 (1.85%) Trillium
9 3 (1.39%) Sysomos
9 3 (1.39%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.39%) Adobe
9 3 (1.39%) HP
9 3 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 27 days ago