The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 103 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 954 948 880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.94% 1.98% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.63% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 616 606
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 25
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.30 £57.70 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.30 £22.83 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-11.07% -0.76%
Data Analysis
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
London -9 451 £445 -1.11% 147
South East +25 200 £375 +15.38% 53
North West +2 85 £370 +8.02% 31
Yorkshire +17 77 £300 -6.25% 17
West Midlands +2 53 £413 +37.50% 22
South West -4 32 £383 +9.28% 24
East of England -16 32 £350 -17.64% 14
East Midlands -16 18 £450 +28.57% 10
North East -24 3 £361 +44.50% 8
Midlands - 2 - -
Data Analysis
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Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data Analysis also 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 that cited Data Analysis.

1 793 (41.94%) SQL
2 601 (31.78%) Finance
3 396 (20.94%) Data Modelling
4 380 (20.10%) Analytical Skills
5 346 (18.30%) MS Excel
6 321 (16.98%) Microsoft
7 313 (16.55%) Banking
8 296 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
9 262 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
10 257 (13.59%) Migration
11 244 (12.90%) Business Analysis
12 232 (12.27%) ETL
13 230 (12.16%) Oracle
14 227 (12.00%) SQL Server
15 209 (11.05%) Analytics
16 203 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 196 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
18 182 (9.62%) Data Management
19 178 (9.41%) Data Migration
20 176 (9.31%) Degree
21 157 (8.30%) MS Office
22 155 (8.20%) Project Management
23 145 (7.67%) Data Mapping
24 144 (7.62%) SAS
25 125 (6.61%) Validation
25 125 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 115 (6.08%) Data Quality
26 115 (6.08%) T-SQL
27 113 (5.98%) Investment Banking
28 110 (5.82%) Management Information System

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data Analysis also 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 that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 144 (7.62%) SAS
2 52 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 14 (0.74%) ArcGIS
4 13 (0.69%) CMS
5 9 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.37%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.32%) IIS
8 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.32%) Lync
8 6 (0.32%) LiveCycle
9 5 (0.26%) Confluence
9 5 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.21%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 346 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 157 (8.30%) MS Office
3 103 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 76 (4.02%) MS Visio
5 48 (2.54%) MS Project
6 34 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
7 31 (1.64%) SPSS
8 6 (0.32%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.053%) FastStats
9 1 (0.053%) Stata
9 1 (0.053%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 31 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.63%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.32%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.32%) Summit
6 6 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.26%) SAP HR
7 5 (0.26%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
8 4 (0.21%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.16%) Agresso
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 18 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.26%) SaaS
3 5 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.21%) Office 365
4 4 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.16%) Force.com
5 3 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.053%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.053%) PaaS
7 1 (0.053%) Taleo
7 1 (0.053%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.053%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.053%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.16%) Intranet
2 19 (1.00%) Internet
3 7 (0.37%) Firewall
3 7 (0.37%) VPN
3 7 (0.37%) WAN
3 7 (0.37%) LAN
4 6 (0.32%) SAN
4 6 (0.32%) 2G
4 6 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.32%) 4G
5 5 (0.26%) 3G
5 5 (0.26%) Broadband
5 5 (0.26%) PBX
6 4 (0.21%) DNS
6 4 (0.21%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.21%) Wireless
7 2 (0.11%) LDAP
7 2 (0.11%) HTTP
7 2 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.053%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
2 227 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 125 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (4.81%) Relational Database
6 71 (3.75%) Big Data
6 71 (3.75%) Data Mining
7 68 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 65 (3.44%) QlikView
8 65 (3.44%) MS Access
9 56 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (2.38%) Oracle Database
11 36 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 33 (1.75%) Hadoop
13 32 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (1.64%) Base SAS
15 30 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 29 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
17 28 (1.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 23 (1.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (1.85%) JIRA
2 25 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (1.32%) Visual Studio
3 22 (1.16%) ERwin
4 20 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 20 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 18 (0.95%) Subversion
6 15 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (0.74%) Toad
8 9 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (0.37%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
11 3 (0.16%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.11%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.11%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.11%) Rational Rose
12 2 (0.11%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
12 2 (0.11%) Selenium
General
1 601 (31.78%) Finance
2 313 (16.55%) Banking
3 113 (5.98%) Investment Banking
4 83 (4.39%) Marketing
5 82 (4.34%) Retail
6 77 (4.07%) Telecoms
7 50 (2.64%) Legal
8 44 (2.33%) Front Office
9 38 (2.01%) Publishing
9 38 (2.01%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.48%) Retail Banking
11 24 (1.27%) Law
12 23 (1.22%) Back Office
13 15 (0.79%) Advertising
14 8 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.42%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.37%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.32%) Games
16 6 (0.32%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1177 (62.24%) Analyst
2 539 (28.50%) Data Analyst
3 424 (22.42%) Business Analyst
4 252 (13.33%) Developer
5 104 (5.50%) Architect
6 74 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
7 68 (3.60%) Data Architect
8 61 (3.23%) Consultant
9 58 (3.07%) Business Data Analyst
10 57 (3.01%) SQL Developer
11 55 (2.91%) Technical Analyst
12 54 (2.86%) Data Modeller
13 40 (2.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 36 (1.90%) Systems Analyst
15 35 (1.85%) Project Manager
16 33 (1.75%) Report Analyst
17 32 (1.69%) Data Scientist
18 31 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 29 (1.53%) Information Analyst
20 28 (1.48%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (3.91%) XML
2 60 (3.17%) .NET
3 39 (2.06%) HTML
4 35 (1.85%) CSS
5 32 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 28 (1.48%) Web Services
7 26 (1.37%) XSLT
8 17 (0.90%) Java EE
9 16 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (0.74%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.74%) Middleware
11 11 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (0.53%) .NET Framework
13 8 (0.42%) JSON
13 8 (0.42%) Ajax
13 8 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (0.37%) jQuery
14 7 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 380 (20.10%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.82%) Management Information System
3 86 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 76 (4.02%) Data Structures
5 74 (3.91%) NHS
6 72 (3.81%) Visualisation
6 72 (3.81%) Statistics
7 50 (2.64%) Computer Science
8 47 (2.49%) Data Extraction
9 46 (2.43%) Credit Risk
10 44 (2.33%) Derivative
11 40 (2.12%) Fixed Income
12 36 (1.90%) Reference Data
13 33 (1.75%) Equities
13 33 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (1.59%) Mathematics
15 27 (1.43%) GIS
16 25 (1.32%) User Experience
17 23 (1.22%) Open Source
18 19 (1.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 80 (4.23%) UNIX
2 74 (3.91%) Windows
3 18 (0.95%) Windows 7
4 17 (0.90%) Linux
5 15 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.26%) AIX
7 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
8 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.053%) Android
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.053%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.053%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.053%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.053%) Solaris
9 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (20.94%) Data Modelling
2 296 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
3 257 (13.59%) Migration
4 244 (12.90%) Business Analysis
5 232 (12.27%) ETL
6 209 (11.05%) Analytics
7 203 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 196 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
9 182 (9.62%) Data Management
10 178 (9.41%) Data Migration
11 155 (8.20%) Project Management
12 145 (7.67%) Data Mapping
13 125 (6.61%) Validation
14 92 (4.87%) Data Architecture
15 83 (4.39%) CRM
16 78 (4.12%) Data Cleansing
16 78 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
17 72 (3.81%) Logical Data Model
18 71 (3.75%) Data Governance
18 71 (3.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 793 (41.94%) SQL
2 115 (6.08%) T-SQL
3 102 (5.39%) VBA
4 98 (5.18%) Java
5 97 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 57 (3.01%) Python
7 51 (2.70%) C#
8 43 (2.27%) R
9 36 (1.90%) JavaScript
9 36 (1.90%) VB
10 25 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 25 (1.32%) C
11 22 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 21 (1.11%) C++
13 19 (1.00%) MATLAB
14 14 (0.74%) Ruby
14 14 (0.74%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.69%) Perl
16 9 (0.48%) Scala
17 8 (0.42%) REXX
Qualifications
1 176 (9.31%) Degree
2 95 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 66 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 17 (0.90%) ISEB
6 10 (0.53%) CISSP
6 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.53%) CISA
6 10 (0.53%) CISM
7 9 (0.48%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.48%) PhD
8 8 (0.42%) PMP
9 7 (0.37%) MCITP
10 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.26%) QiCA
11 5 (0.26%) ACCA
12 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.08%) Data Quality
2 88 (4.65%) QA
3 36 (1.90%) SLA
4 16 (0.85%) Solvency II
5 12 (0.63%) FATCA
6 9 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.37%) COREP
7 7 (0.37%) EMIR
8 5 (0.26%) AIFMD
8 5 (0.26%) FINREP
8 5 (0.26%) CRD IV
9 4 (0.21%) Basel II
10 3 (0.16%) Basel III
11 2 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.11%) MiFID
11 2 (0.11%) COBIT
11 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.053%) GCP
12 1 (0.053%) UCITS
System Software
1 20 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.21%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.16%) Docker
5 2 (0.11%) HDFS
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.053%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.053%) vCloud
6 1 (0.053%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (0.79%) OVSD
1 15 (0.79%) OpenView
2 12 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.16%) OPNET
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.11%) Salt
5 2 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.11%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.11%) Puppet
6 1 (0.053%) SCCM
6 1 (0.053%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.053%) WSUS
6 1 (0.053%) Control-M
6 1 (0.053%) Nagios
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.053%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.053%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.053%) Oozie
Vendors
1 321 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 230 (12.16%) Oracle
3 98 (5.18%) Business Objects
4 83 (4.39%) SAP
5 60 (3.17%) Informatica
6 59 (3.12%) Tableau
7 50 (2.64%) Cognos
7 50 (2.64%) IBM
8 41 (2.17%) Teradata
9 33 (1.75%) Google
10 31 (1.64%) HP
11 26 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (1.37%) Netezza
12 21 (1.11%) Pega
13 19 (1.00%) Sybase
14 17 (0.90%) GoldenSource
15 16 (0.85%) VMware
16 15 (0.79%) Mapinfo
16 15 (0.79%) Cisco
16 15 (0.79%) Talend
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Sanderson
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Keystream Technology
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £225 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Graham Matthews
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Reed Technology
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £600 - £640 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago