The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 118 94 111
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 28 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 1.21% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.29% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £433 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £15.63 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.25 £16.82
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -3.38%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2944 2254 2902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.28% 94.03% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1144 1449
Average daily rate £375 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 206 347
Average hourly rate £20.21 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.28% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.36 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Bedfordshire -15 8 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £175 - 3
Hertfordshire -27 6 £325 +30.00% 5
Essex -7 2 - - 2
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 46 (58.97%) SQL
2 38 (48.72%) Data Analysis
3 34 (43.59%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (35.90%) Data Modelling
5 26 (33.33%) ETL
6 22 (28.21%) Finance
7 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (25.64%) Migration
8 19 (24.36%) Oracle
8 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
8 19 (24.36%) Data Migration
9 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
10 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (17.95%) Data Mart
12 11 (14.10%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
13 9 (11.54%) EAI
13 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
14 8 (10.26%) XML
14 8 (10.26%) QA
15 7 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
16 6 (7.69%) XSD
16 6 (7.69%) Data Mapping
16 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
17 5 (6.41%) MS Access
17 5 (6.41%) XML Schema
17 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
17 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
18 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.85%) PowerPivot
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) MS Office
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle HRMS
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.28%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.59%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (17.95%) Data Mart
5 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.41%) MS Access
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.56%) dBASE
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.28%) QlikView
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.56%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.28%) Local Government
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) XML
2 6 (7.69%) XSD
3 5 (6.41%) XML Schema
4 4 (5.13%) MDX
5 1 (1.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.56%) NHS
2 2 (2.56%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.28%) Statistics
3 1 (1.28%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Data Analysis
2 28 (35.90%) Data Modelling
3 26 (33.33%) ETL
4 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (25.64%) Migration
5 19 (24.36%) Data Migration
6 11 (14.10%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (11.54%) EAI
8 6 (7.69%) Data Mapping
9 4 (5.13%) Data Reconciliation
9 4 (5.13%) Time Management
9 4 (5.13%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.13%) ERP
10 3 (3.85%) UML
10 3 (3.85%) CRM
10 3 (3.85%) B2C
10 3 (3.85%) Project Management
10 3 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) SQL
2 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.85%) VBA
5 2 (2.56%) VBScript
6 1 (1.28%) VB
6 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) SCCM
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Oracle
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.13%) HP
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Cadence
5 1 (1.28%) Teradata
5 1 (1.28%) Tableau