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 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 110 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 959 862 997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.88% 1.77% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.40% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 547 656
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 27
Average hourly rate £28.50 £19.50 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.39 £14.73 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.01 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +8.57%
Data Analysis
UK

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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014.

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 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
London +22 522 £450 - 127
South East -15 127 £325 -7.14% 62
East of England +7 70 £403 -5.29% 21
South West -11 55 £366 +4.64% 21
North West +21 50 £350 +12.90% 27
Yorkshire +1 48 £400 +30.08% 18
West Midlands -3 46 £325 -13.33% 20
East Midlands +22 31 £388 +55.00% 12
North East -27 6 £265 -15.87%
Midlands -2 2 £205 -54.44%
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 761 (40.05%) SQL
2 579 (30.47%) Finance
3 335 (17.63%) Data Modelling
3 335 (17.63%) Banking
4 330 (17.37%) MS Excel
5 290 (15.26%) Oracle
6 267 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
7 264 (13.89%) Migration
8 261 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
9 251 (13.21%) Business Analysis
10 232 (12.21%) Microsoft
11 228 (12.00%) SQL Server
12 215 (11.32%) ETL
13 188 (9.89%) Project Management
14 182 (9.58%) Data Migration
15 175 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 175 (9.21%) Analytics
16 168 (8.84%) Data Management
17 163 (8.58%) Degree
18 145 (7.63%) Investment Banking
19 137 (7.21%) SAS
20 128 (6.74%) Retail
21 124 (6.53%) MS Office
22 121 (6.37%) Data Mapping
23 119 (6.26%) Management Information System
24 111 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
24 111 (5.84%) Relational Database
25 110 (5.79%) Marketing
26 109 (5.74%) Data Cleansing
26 109 (5.74%) Oracle Database

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 137 (7.21%) SAS
2 57 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 17 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 15 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (0.79%) ArcGIS
5 13 (0.68%) MQSeries
6 11 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.37%) CMS
8 7 (0.37%) IIS
9 6 (0.32%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle Spatial
10 5 (0.26%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.21%) CICS
12 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.16%) Node.js
12 3 (0.16%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 330 (17.37%) MS Excel
2 124 (6.53%) MS Office
3 111 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 78 (4.11%) MS Visio
5 62 (3.26%) MS Project
6 52 (2.74%) SPSS
7 46 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.42%) FastStats
9 5 (0.26%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.26%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.21%) Casewise Modeler
11 2 (0.11%) Stata
11 2 (0.11%) Gephi
12 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 17 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.84%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.63%) SiteCatalyst
5 10 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.42%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.32%) SAP HR
8 6 (0.32%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.32%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.26%) SAP GRC
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.21%) Salerio
10 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.68%) SaaS
2 11 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.53%) Force.com
4 2 (0.11%) Heroku
4 2 (0.11%) PaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Office 365
5 1 (0.053%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.053%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.00%) Intranet
2 13 (0.68%) Internet
3 11 (0.58%) Firewall
3 11 (0.58%) HTTP
4 10 (0.53%) SSL
5 8 (0.42%) 3G
6 7 (0.37%) FTP
7 6 (0.32%) DNS
8 4 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.21%) VPN
8 4 (0.21%) 2G
9 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.16%) IPsec
9 3 (0.16%) DHCP
9 3 (0.16%) Broadband
9 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.16%) MPLS
10 2 (0.11%) Extranet
10 2 (0.11%) SAN
10 2 (0.11%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
2 228 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 111 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 109 (5.74%) Oracle Database
5 106 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 104 (5.47%) Data Mining
7 93 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 70 (3.68%) MS Access
9 58 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 56 (2.95%) QlikView
11 45 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 44 (2.32%) Big Data
13 40 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
14 34 (1.79%) Data Mart
15 32 (1.68%) RDBMS
16 30 (1.58%) Hadoop
17 29 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
18 22 (1.16%) DB2
18 22 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
19 19 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (0.95%) Toad
2 17 (0.89%) ERwin
3 16 (0.84%) JIRA
4 11 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.42%) Subversion
8 7 (0.37%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.32%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.11%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (0.11%) JUnit
12 2 (0.11%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.11%) LSMW
12 2 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 579 (30.47%) Finance
2 335 (17.63%) Banking
3 145 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 128 (6.74%) Retail
5 110 (5.79%) Marketing
6 63 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 51 (2.68%) Back Office
8 49 (2.58%) Legal
9 42 (2.21%) Front Office
10 39 (2.05%) Retail Banking
11 33 (1.74%) Financial Institution
12 28 (1.47%) Manufacturing
13 27 (1.42%) Billing
14 23 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.79%) Publishing
16 14 (0.74%) Law
16 14 (0.74%) Advertising
17 13 (0.68%) Local Government
18 12 (0.63%) Private Banking
19 9 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1209 (63.63%) Analyst
2 513 (27.00%) Business Analyst
3 502 (26.42%) Data Analyst
4 201 (10.58%) Developer
5 83 (4.37%) Senior Analyst
6 82 (4.32%) Architect
7 81 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
8 79 (4.16%) Consultant
9 62 (3.26%) Project Manager
10 51 (2.68%) Business Data Analyst
11 42 (2.21%) Technical Analyst
12 38 (2.00%) MI Analyst
12 38 (2.00%) SQL Developer
12 38 (2.00%) Senior Business Analyst
13 35 (1.84%) Technical Business Analyst
13 35 (1.84%) Information Analyst
14 33 (1.74%) Data Manager
15 32 (1.68%) Administrator
16 31 (1.63%) Data Architect
16 31 (1.63%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (3.47%) XML
2 45 (2.37%) .NET
3 31 (1.63%) HTML
4 25 (1.32%) Web Services
5 21 (1.11%) XSD
6 16 (0.84%) J2EE
6 16 (0.84%) Mason
7 14 (0.74%) jQuery
8 13 (0.68%) MDX
8 13 (0.68%) FpML
9 12 (0.63%) ASP.NET
9 12 (0.63%) Visualforce
10 11 (0.58%) CSS
11 9 (0.47%) XSLT
12 8 (0.42%) Middleware
12 8 (0.42%) JMS
12 8 (0.42%) SOAP
12 8 (0.42%) REST
13 7 (0.37%) WSDL
14 6 (0.32%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.26%) Management Information System
2 72 (3.79%) Statistics
3 67 (3.53%) Derivative
4 53 (2.79%) Visualisation
5 52 (2.74%) NHS
6 47 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 45 (2.37%) Fixed Income
8 38 (2.00%) Reference Data
9 37 (1.95%) Equities
10 35 (1.84%) Mathematics
10 35 (1.84%) Data Extraction
11 32 (1.68%) Credit Risk
12 27 (1.42%) Computer Science
13 26 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (1.37%) GIS
14 24 (1.26%) Market Risk
15 22 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
16 21 (1.11%) Mainframe
17 14 (0.74%) Economics
18 13 (0.68%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 66 (3.47%) UNIX
2 51 (2.68%) Windows
3 37 (1.95%) Linux
4 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.21%) Solaris
5 4 (0.21%) SUSE
6 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.16%) CentOS
6 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.11%) AIX
7 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.11%) Android
8 1 (0.053%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.053%) VMS
8 1 (0.053%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (17.63%) Data Modelling
2 264 (13.89%) Migration
3 261 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
4 251 (13.21%) Business Analysis
5 215 (11.32%) ETL
6 188 (9.89%) Project Management
7 182 (9.58%) Data Migration
8 175 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 175 (9.21%) Analytics
9 168 (8.84%) Data Management
10 121 (6.37%) Data Mapping
11 109 (5.74%) Data Cleansing
12 106 (5.58%) Validation
13 92 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
14 91 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
15 78 (4.11%) CRM
16 73 (3.84%) Risk Management
17 72 (3.79%) Asset Management
18 68 (3.58%) UML
19 67 (3.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 761 (40.05%) SQL
2 104 (5.47%) VBA
3 94 (4.95%) T-SQL
4 88 (4.63%) PL/SQL
5 69 (3.63%) Java
6 36 (1.89%) C#
7 35 (1.84%) Python
8 30 (1.58%) VB
8 30 (1.58%) Shell Script
9 27 (1.42%) JavaScript
10 19 (1.00%) R
11 18 (0.95%) C
12 17 (0.89%) C++
13 15 (0.79%) Perl
14 12 (0.63%) Apex Code
15 9 (0.47%) MATLAB
16 8 (0.42%) PHP
17 7 (0.37%) Scala
18 5 (0.26%) ABAP
19 4 (0.21%) JCL
Qualifications
1 163 (8.58%) Degree
2 73 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 41 (2.16%) ISEB
5 15 (0.79%) PhD
6 11 (0.58%) CISA
6 11 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.47%) CISSP
7 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.42%) CISM
8 8 (0.42%) IIBA
9 7 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
9 7 (0.37%) MCSE
10 6 (0.32%) ACCA
10 6 (0.32%) HNC
10 6 (0.32%) QiCA
10 6 (0.32%) CBAP
10 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (4.74%) QA
1 90 (4.74%) Data Quality
2 14 (0.74%) EMIR
3 13 (0.68%) SLA
4 9 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (0.47%) Basel III
4 9 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.32%) Basel II
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.21%) COREP
7 3 (0.16%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) FINREP
8 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.053%) UCITS
9 1 (0.053%) CDISC
9 1 (0.053%) DO-160
9 1 (0.053%) BS7666
System Software
1 15 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.32%) RACF
4 3 (0.16%) vSphere
4 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.053%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.053%) IAG
Systems Management
1 7 (0.37%) Control-M
2 5 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.16%) SCCM
4 3 (0.16%) SCOM
4 3 (0.16%) Puppet
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.053%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.053%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 290 (15.26%) Oracle
2 232 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 91 (4.79%) SAP
4 90 (4.74%) Business Objects
5 61 (3.21%) Tableau
6 49 (2.58%) Teradata
7 45 (2.37%) Informatica
8 29 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (1.53%) Cognos
9 22 (1.16%) Google
10 18 (0.95%) IBM
11 17 (0.89%) Adobe
12 16 (0.84%) Trillium
12 16 (0.84%) VMware
13 14 (0.74%) Casewise
14 13 (0.68%) Ab Initio
15 12 (0.63%) Hyperion
15 12 (0.63%) Omniture
16 11 (0.58%) GoldenSource
16 11 (0.58%) ESRI
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £525 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Aston Carter
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago