The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 74 82 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 15 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.03% 0.69% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.74% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £17.50 £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.64
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.84%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1377 1349 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.51% 93.23% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 677 646
Average daily rate £350 £335 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 100 112
Average hourly rate £13.81 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.08% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Data Analyst
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Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the East Midlands region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the East Midlands region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -4 6 £425 +400.00%
Nottinghamshire +13 3 - -
Derbyshire - 3 - -
Northamptonshire -1 2 - - 2
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) Migration
5 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.50%) Validation
6 7 (17.50%) Retail
7 6 (15.00%) Banking
8 5 (12.50%) VBA
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
8 5 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (10.00%) NHS
9 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.00%) QA
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
10 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (7.50%) MS Access
10 3 (7.50%) ADO
10 3 (7.50%) ITIL
10 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (7.50%) Project Management
10 3 (7.50%) Sage
10 3 (7.50%) SAS

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (7.50%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Project
5 1 (2.50%) MS Office
5 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (7.50%) MS Access
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Retail
3 6 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) ADO
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 4 (10.00%) NHS
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.50%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 10 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (17.50%) Validation
4 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.00%) Data Management
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (2.50%) Information Security
8 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) VBA
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Sage
3 2 (5.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy