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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 118 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 48 120 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 2.03% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.14% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 100 80
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +72.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
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
3252 5610 5467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.62% 94.78% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2639 4365 3971
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 89 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £25.60 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016, 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 51 (54.26%) SQL
2 47 (50.00%) Finance
3 33 (35.11%) Data Analysis
4 23 (24.47%) Data Modelling
5 21 (22.34%) Migration
6 20 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (21.28%) Data Migration
6 20 (21.28%) Analytics
7 18 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
9 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.89%) Banking
10 14 (14.89%) Data Management
11 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.70%) Oracle
12 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
13 10 (10.64%) SAS
14 9 (9.57%) Data Analytics
14 9 (9.57%) Data Quality
14 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
14 9 (9.57%) Validation
15 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (8.51%) Visualisation
16 7 (7.45%) Data Cleansing
16 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
16 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (7.45%) Legal
16 7 (7.45%) VBA
16 7 (7.45%) ETL
17 6 (6.38%) C++

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 10 (10.64%) SAS
2 2 (2.13%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.06%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.32%) MS Office
4 4 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.13%) Relativity
3 1 (1.06%) Radian6
3 1 (1.06%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.19%) AdWords
2 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.19%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.32%) MySQL
6 5 (5.32%) QlikView
7 4 (4.26%) Big Data
7 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.19%) DB2
8 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.19%) MS Access
8 3 (3.19%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.13%) MariaDB
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) ERwin
2 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Legal
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Back Office
6 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
7 1 (1.06%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (1.06%) FpML
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) MDX
2 1 (1.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.38%) Data Extraction
4 5 (5.32%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.19%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.19%) Pricing Data
6 3 (3.19%) Social Media
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) Derivative
7 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.06%) Equities
8 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.06%) NHS
8 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Data Analysis
2 23 (24.47%) Data Modelling
3 21 (22.34%) Migration
4 20 (21.28%) Analytics
4 20 (21.28%) Data Migration
5 18 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (14.89%) Data Management
7 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
8 9 (9.57%) Data Analytics
8 9 (9.57%) Validation
9 7 (7.45%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (7.45%) ETL
9 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.38%) Data Architecture
10 6 (6.38%) Data Mapping
10 6 (6.38%) Data Validation
11 5 (5.32%) Data Transformation
11 5 (5.32%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (5.32%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.26%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) VBA
3 6 (6.38%) C++
4 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.26%) R
5 3 (3.19%) C#
5 3 (3.19%) Python
5 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.13%) Java
6 2 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) VB
7 1 (1.06%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) ACCA
2 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.06%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.06%) Basel II
3 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Google
3 5 (5.32%) Tableau
4 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.19%) Bloomberg
5 3 (3.19%) IBM
5 3 (3.19%) Netezza
5 3 (3.19%) Sybase
5 3 (3.19%) Teradata
5 3 (3.19%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.13%) Crimson Hexagon
7 1 (1.06%) DoubleClick
7 1 (1.06%) Facebook
7 1 (1.06%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.06%) Omniture
7 1 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Talend
7 1 (1.06%) Twitter
7 1 (1.06%) Yahoo!
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