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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 106 147 104
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 100 83 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 1.15% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.25% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 60 119
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£425 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £591 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -7.57%
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
5447 6649 7399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.23% 92.41% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4821 5316
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 140 178
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £30.25 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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.

1 119 (52.42%) SQL
2 78 (34.36%) Data Analysis
3 71 (31.28%) Finance
4 50 (22.03%) Banking
5 43 (18.94%) MS Excel
6 40 (17.62%) Analytics
7 38 (16.74%) SQL Server
8 36 (15.86%) Data Modelling
9 33 (14.54%) Migration
10 32 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (14.10%) ETL
11 30 (13.22%) SAS
12 29 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (12.78%) Data Management
12 29 (12.78%) Data Migration
13 28 (12.33%) Data Quality
14 22 (9.69%) Microsoft
15 21 (9.25%) Oracle
15 21 (9.25%) VBA
15 21 (9.25%) Investment Banking
15 21 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (8.81%) Marketing
17 19 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (7.49%) Data Mining
18 17 (7.49%) Business Analysis
19 16 (7.05%) Data Mapping
20 15 (6.61%) Data Governance
21 12 (5.29%) Project Management
21 12 (5.29%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 30 (13.22%) SAS
2 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.32%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 43 (18.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.41%) SPSS
3 7 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.64%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.76%) MS Office
6 2 (0.88%) Gephi
7 1 (0.44%) FastStats
7 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.96%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.64%) Markit EDM
3 5 (2.20%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.88%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.44%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.20%) Firewall
2 4 (1.76%) LDAP
3 3 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (7.49%) Data Mining
5 10 (4.41%) MS Access
6 9 (3.96%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.08%) Big Data
8 6 (2.64%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.76%) QlikView
10 4 (1.76%) MySQL
11 3 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.32%) Mahout
11 3 (1.32%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.88%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.20%) JIRA
2 3 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.88%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) LSMW
General
1 71 (31.28%) Finance
2 50 (22.03%) Banking
3 21 (9.25%) Investment Banking
4 20 (8.81%) Marketing
5 11 (4.85%) Retail
6 8 (3.52%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.76%) Games
8 3 (1.32%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.32%) Publishing
8 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) Front Office
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.32%) .NET
1 3 (1.32%) XML
1 3 (1.32%) Middleware
1 3 (1.32%) MDX
2 2 (0.88%) REST
2 2 (0.88%) FpML
2 2 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (0.88%) SOAP
3 1 (0.44%) Web Services
3 1 (0.44%) WSDL
3 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.44%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.44%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.85%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.96%) Data Integration
4 8 (3.52%) NHS
5 7 (3.08%) Statistics
5 7 (3.08%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.64%) Reference Data
6 6 (2.64%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.20%) Derivative
8 4 (1.76%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.76%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.76%) FMCG
9 2 (0.88%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.88%) Life Science
9 2 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.88%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.20%) Linux
2 4 (1.76%) UNIX
3 3 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.36%) Data Analysis
2 40 (17.62%) Analytics
3 36 (15.86%) Data Modelling
4 33 (14.54%) Migration
5 32 (14.10%) ETL
6 29 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (12.78%) Data Management
6 29 (12.78%) Data Migration
7 19 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (7.49%) Business Analysis
9 16 (7.05%) Data Mapping
10 15 (6.61%) Data Governance
11 12 (5.29%) Master Data Management
11 12 (5.29%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.29%) Project Management
12 11 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (4.85%) Data Architecture
12 11 (4.85%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (4.41%) Data Analytics
14 9 (3.96%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (52.42%) SQL
2 21 (9.25%) VBA
3 10 (4.41%) R
3 10 (4.41%) VB
4 7 (3.08%) Python
5 6 (2.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.20%) Java
6 5 (2.20%) Perl
6 5 (2.20%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.76%) Ruby
8 2 (0.88%) C
8 2 (0.88%) C#
9 1 (0.44%) PHP
9 1 (0.44%) VBScript
9 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.44%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) APMP
3 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.33%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.85%) QA
3 3 (1.32%) EMIR
4 2 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.88%) Basel III
4 2 (0.88%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) Basel II
5 1 (0.44%) COREP
5 1 (0.44%) FINREP
5 1 (0.44%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 22 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.25%) Oracle
3 11 (4.85%) SAP
4 10 (4.41%) Tableau
5 9 (3.96%) Business Objects
5 9 (3.96%) Teradata
5 9 (3.96%) Google
6 8 (3.52%) Ab Initio
7 7 (3.08%) Charles River
8 6 (2.64%) Facebook
8 6 (2.64%) Twitter
8 6 (2.64%) Informatica
9 5 (2.20%) Cognos
9 5 (2.20%) Trillium
9 5 (2.20%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.76%) RIMES
10 4 (1.76%) IBM
10 4 (1.76%) Sybase
10 4 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.32%) DataFlux
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