The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 100 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1019 967 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.95% 2.20% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 3.02% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 677 685
Average daily rate £413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £246 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 45
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.05 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £131.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38680 32060 38909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 73.00% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24376 19605 22634
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1017 1335
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £13.55 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Analysis
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 525 £450 - 137
South East +13 161 £325 +6.55% 50
North West +17 72 £325 +33.06% 33
East of England -6 71 £400 +3.22% 23
South West +3 53 £383 +3.37% 35
West Midlands +5 44 £396 +26.80% 13
Yorkshire -5 39 £250 -33.33% 8
East Midlands +12 29 £210 -40.00% 6
North East -10 17 £208 - 2
Midlands +4 5 - - 1
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 679 (39.02%) SQL
2 541 (31.09%) Finance
3 333 (19.14%) Banking
4 322 (18.51%) Data Modelling
5 301 (17.30%) MS Excel
6 248 (14.25%) Oracle
7 246 (14.14%) Migration
8 245 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
9 234 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
10 221 (12.70%) Business Analysis
11 218 (12.53%) SQL Server
12 201 (11.55%) Microsoft
13 176 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 172 (9.89%) ETL
15 169 (9.71%) Project Management
16 166 (9.54%) Data Migration
17 151 (8.68%) Data Management
18 148 (8.51%) Investment Banking
19 141 (8.10%) Degree
20 124 (7.13%) Analytics
21 117 (6.72%) MS Office
22 112 (6.44%) Management Information System
23 111 (6.38%) Relational Database
24 105 (6.03%) UML
24 105 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
25 102 (5.86%) ITIL
26 98 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
27 97 (5.57%) Data Cleansing
28 95 (5.46%) Data Mapping
29 94 (5.40%) Agile Software Development

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 76 (4.37%) SAS
2 72 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (0.46%) IBM Notes
4 8 (0.46%) IIS
5 7 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (0.34%) LiveCycle
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.29%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.29%) ArcGIS
7 5 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.29%) Apache
8 4 (0.23%) nginx
8 4 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.17%) ArcSDE
9 3 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.17%) Lync
10 2 (0.11%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.11%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 301 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 117 (6.72%) MS Office
3 105 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 69 (3.97%) MS Visio
5 59 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
6 52 (2.99%) MS Project
7 21 (1.21%) SPSS
8 10 (0.57%) Casewise Modeler
9 5 (0.29%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.17%) Stata
12 1 (0.057%) Gephi
12 1 (0.057%) FastStats
12 1 (0.057%) Weka
Business Applications
1 23 (1.32%) Markit EDM
2 16 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.40%) SAP HR
6 7 (0.40%) Agresso
6 7 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.40%) SAP SRM
6 7 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.34%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.34%) Maximo
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
9 4 (0.23%) SAP FI-GL
9 4 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.09%) IaaS
1 19 (1.09%) PaaS
2 11 (0.63%) SaaS
3 7 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.11%) Force.com
6 1 (0.057%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.38%) LAN
2 23 (1.32%) WAN
3 16 (0.92%) Internet
4 15 (0.86%) Intranet
5 9 (0.52%) HTTP
6 7 (0.40%) Firewall
7 5 (0.29%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.17%) 3G
8 3 (0.17%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.11%) Network Security
9 2 (0.11%) NAS
9 2 (0.11%) SAN
9 2 (0.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.11%) Broadband
9 2 (0.11%) IPv4
9 2 (0.11%) IPv6
9 2 (0.11%) Wireless
10 1 (0.057%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.057%) 2G
10 1 (0.057%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
2 218 (12.53%) SQL Server
3 111 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 91 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 89 (5.11%) Data Mining
6 82 (4.71%) Oracle Database
7 80 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 64 (3.68%) MS Access
9 59 (3.39%) Big Data
10 51 (2.93%) RDBMS
11 49 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 48 (2.76%) QlikView
13 29 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.49%) OLAP
15 24 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (1.21%) Hadoop
17 20 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
18 19 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
19 17 (0.98%) DTS
19 17 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (1.38%) JIRA
2 15 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.69%) ERwin
4 11 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.63%) Subversion
4 11 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.52%) Toad
6 7 (0.40%) PowerDesigner
6 7 (0.40%) ReSharper
7 6 (0.34%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.23%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.17%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.11%) ProC
11 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
11 2 (0.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 541 (31.09%) Finance
2 333 (19.14%) Banking
3 148 (8.51%) Investment Banking
4 90 (5.17%) Retail
5 89 (5.11%) Marketing
6 67 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 51 (2.93%) Legal
8 42 (2.41%) Back Office
9 40 (2.30%) Front Office
10 27 (1.55%) Law
10 27 (1.55%) Retail Banking
11 26 (1.49%) Billing
12 23 (1.32%) Advertising
13 20 (1.15%) Manufacturing
14 19 (1.09%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.80%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.63%) Publishing
17 9 (0.52%) Automotive
17 9 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.46%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1056 (60.69%) Analyst
2 441 (25.34%) Business Analyst
3 386 (22.18%) Data Analyst
4 204 (11.72%) Developer
5 99 (5.69%) Architect
6 81 (4.66%) Systems Analyst
7 80 (4.60%) Consultant
8 74 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
9 52 (2.99%) Project Manager
10 47 (2.70%) Information Analyst
11 40 (2.30%) SQL Developer
12 39 (2.24%) Technical Analyst
13 36 (2.07%) Report Analyst
14 35 (2.01%) Data Architect
15 34 (1.95%) Business Data Analyst
15 34 (1.95%) MI Analyst
16 32 (1.84%) Business Systems Analyst
17 31 (1.78%) Administrator
17 31 (1.78%) Banking Business Analyst
18 30 (1.72%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (3.85%) .NET
2 60 (3.45%) XML
3 38 (2.18%) Web Services
4 35 (2.01%) HTML
5 33 (1.90%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.38%) XSD
7 18 (1.03%) CSS
8 14 (0.80%) Mason
9 13 (0.75%) jQuery
10 11 (0.63%) XSLT
11 8 (0.46%) Visualforce
11 8 (0.46%) ODBC
12 7 (0.40%) Gherkin
12 7 (0.40%) Middleware
12 7 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.34%) HTML5
13 6 (0.34%) JSON
13 6 (0.34%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.34%) Ajax
13 6 (0.34%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 112 (6.44%) Management Information System
2 53 (3.05%) Derivative
3 52 (2.99%) Credit Risk
4 50 (2.87%) NHS
5 43 (2.47%) Statistics
6 42 (2.41%) Reference Data
7 35 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 33 (1.90%) Data Integration
9 30 (1.72%) Equities
10 28 (1.61%) Mathematics
11 27 (1.55%) Data Extraction
12 26 (1.49%) Market Risk
12 26 (1.49%) GIS
13 20 (1.15%) PMI
14 18 (1.03%) CMDB
15 17 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (0.86%) Fixed Income
17 13 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
18 12 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 64 (3.68%) Windows
2 50 (2.87%) UNIX
3 31 (1.78%) Linux
4 19 (1.09%) MVS
4 19 (1.09%) VME
5 9 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.29%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.17%) Android
8 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.057%) VMS
9 1 (0.057%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (18.51%) Data Modelling
2 246 (14.14%) Migration
3 245 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
4 221 (12.70%) Business Analysis
5 176 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 172 (9.89%) ETL
7 169 (9.71%) Project Management
8 166 (9.54%) Data Migration
9 151 (8.68%) Data Management
10 124 (7.13%) Analytics
11 105 (6.03%) UML
12 102 (5.86%) ITIL
13 98 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 97 (5.57%) Data Cleansing
15 95 (5.46%) Data Mapping
16 94 (5.40%) Agile Software Development
17 93 (5.34%) Asset Management
18 88 (5.06%) Validation
19 79 (4.54%) CRM
20 76 (4.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 679 (39.02%) SQL
2 82 (4.71%) T-SQL
3 74 (4.25%) VBA
4 64 (3.68%) PL/SQL
5 59 (3.39%) Java
6 54 (3.10%) C#
7 23 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 21 (1.21%) VB
8 21 (1.21%) Python
9 18 (1.03%) C++
10 16 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 16 (0.92%) Perl
11 15 (0.86%) R
12 11 (0.63%) C
13 9 (0.52%) MATLAB
14 8 (0.46%) Apex Code
14 8 (0.46%) Scala
15 7 (0.40%) XPath
16 6 (0.34%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 141 (8.10%) Degree
2 71 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 48 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 42 (2.41%) ISEB
5 24 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.52%) PhD
6 9 (0.52%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (0.46%) PMP
8 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.34%) APMP
9 6 (0.34%) HNC
9 6 (0.34%) CIMA
10 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.29%) ACCA
10 5 (0.29%) IIBA
11 3 (0.17%) CISA
11 3 (0.17%) CCNA
11 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.23%) Data Quality
2 84 (4.83%) QA
3 24 (1.38%) Basel III
4 20 (1.15%) SLA
5 16 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.69%) COREP
6 12 (0.69%) FINREP
7 11 (0.63%) CRD IV
7 11 (0.63%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.46%) Basel II
8 8 (0.46%) EMIR
9 6 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.29%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.23%) GAAP
11 4 (0.23%) TickIT
12 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.17%) GxP
13 2 (0.11%) FATCA
14 1 (0.057%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.057%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.057%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.057%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.057%) XenApp
4 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.63%) Control-M
2 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.17%) Puppet
5 2 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.057%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.057%) SCOM
6 1 (0.057%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.057%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 248 (14.25%) Oracle
2 201 (11.55%) Microsoft
3 88 (5.06%) Business Objects
4 74 (4.25%) Informatica
5 70 (4.02%) SAP
6 42 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (1.95%) Teradata
8 29 (1.67%) Tableau
9 28 (1.61%) IBM
10 24 (1.38%) Cognos
11 19 (1.09%) VMware
11 19 (1.09%) Hyperion
12 16 (0.92%) Citrix
12 16 (0.92%) Ab Initio
13 14 (0.80%) HP
14 13 (0.75%) Splunk
14 13 (0.75%) EMC
14 13 (0.75%) NetApp
14 13 (0.75%) Adobe
15 12 (0.69%) GoldenSource
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £325 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £400 - £454 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
Rate: £23.15 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
North West
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
The Future Cities Catapult
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
The Pirbright Institute
Rate: From £36,033 to £37,534 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago