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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 118 121 142
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 890 856 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.89% 1.86% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.39% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 521 448
Average daily rate £401 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 25 18
Average hourly rate £15.88 £20.00 £26.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% -24.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £15.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -18.75%
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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 400 £450 - 155
South East +21 194 £400 - 37
West Midlands +20 65 £398 +22.77% 21
Yorkshire +17 62 £355 -2.06% 10
South West +3 59 £420 +5.00% 21
North West -29 43 £350 +7.69% 25
East of England -4 41 £400 +45.45% 19
East Midlands -37 15 £400 -5.88% 9
North East -17 10 £104 -73.98% 1
Midlands 0 4 £375 -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 713 (39.97%) SQL
2 598 (33.52%) Finance
3 413 (23.15%) Data Modelling
4 327 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
5 324 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
6 304 (17.04%) MS Excel
7 301 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
8 287 (16.09%) Microsoft
9 275 (15.41%) Data Warehouse
10 272 (15.25%) Banking
11 265 (14.85%) Analytics
12 255 (14.29%) Data Quality
13 247 (13.85%) SQL Server
14 246 (13.79%) Business Analysis
15 232 (13.00%) Oracle
16 221 (12.39%) Migration
17 209 (11.72%) Project Management
18 202 (11.32%) ETL
19 172 (9.64%) Data Management
20 168 (9.42%) Degree
21 163 (9.14%) MS Office
22 158 (8.86%) Data Migration
23 145 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
24 142 (7.96%) Big Data
25 122 (6.84%) Validation
26 121 (6.78%) SAS
27 119 (6.67%) Java
28 118 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
29 117 (6.56%) Data Mapping
30 116 (6.50%) SAP

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 121 (6.78%) SAS
2 71 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 33 (1.85%) Node.js
4 30 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 29 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 21 (1.18%) IIS
7 14 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 12 (0.67%) Confluence
9 11 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.45%) Mule
10 8 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.34%) Apache
11 6 (0.34%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.28%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.28%) CMS
13 4 (0.22%) FileNet
13 4 (0.22%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.17%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.17%) Lync
Applications
1 304 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 163 (9.14%) MS Office
3 118 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 33 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
6 31 (1.74%) MS Project
7 21 (1.18%) SPSS
8 5 (0.28%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.22%) Simulink
9 4 (0.22%) Weka
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.11%) Stata
10 2 (0.11%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.11%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.056%) DOC1
11 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 29 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.56%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.50%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
7 7 (0.39%) WebTrends
8 5 (0.28%) CA PPM
8 5 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.22%) FastStats
9 4 (0.22%) Kondor
10 3 (0.17%) HFM
10 3 (0.17%) Primavera
10 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (0.78%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 10 (0.56%) SaaS
6 5 (0.28%) PaaS
7 3 (0.17%) IaaS
7 3 (0.17%) Veeva
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.11%) Force.com
8 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.11%) Office 365
8 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.056%) AdWords
9 1 (0.056%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.056%) Heroku
9 1 (0.056%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.52%) Internet
2 22 (1.23%) Firewall
3 19 (1.07%) SSL
4 18 (1.01%) ATM
5 17 (0.95%) DNS
6 11 (0.62%) FTP
6 11 (0.62%) NetScaler
6 11 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
6 11 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.39%) Network Security
7 7 (0.39%) WAN
8 6 (0.34%) HTTP
8 6 (0.34%) Intranet
9 4 (0.22%) VPN
10 3 (0.17%) 2G
10 3 (0.17%) 3G
10 3 (0.17%) 4G
10 3 (0.17%) DMZ
10 3 (0.17%) MPLS
10 3 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (15.41%) Data Warehouse
2 247 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 142 (7.96%) Big Data
4 103 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 94 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 92 (5.16%) Relational Database
7 88 (4.93%) BusinessObjects
8 77 (4.32%) Hadoop
9 67 (3.76%) MS Access
10 59 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 57 (3.20%) Oracle Database
12 56 (3.14%) Data Mining
13 50 (2.80%) NoSQL
14 40 (2.24%) QlikView
15 39 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
16 36 (2.02%) MongoDB
16 36 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
17 25 (1.40%) Base SAS
17 25 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
17 25 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (2.13%) Selenium
2 36 (2.02%) JIRA
3 24 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 22 (1.23%) ERwin
5 19 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.73%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.50%) Toad
9 8 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (0.39%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.34%) Subversion
12 5 (0.28%) Grunt
12 5 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.22%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.22%) LSMW
13 4 (0.22%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.17%) FitNesse
14 3 (0.17%) Maven
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 598 (33.52%) Finance
2 272 (15.25%) Banking
3 91 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 83 (4.65%) Marketing
5 79 (4.43%) Retail
6 55 (3.08%) Publishing
7 43 (2.41%) Front Office
8 38 (2.13%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.68%) Legal
10 26 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.29%) Back Office
12 21 (1.18%) Advertising
13 18 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 18 (1.01%) Local Government
14 17 (0.95%) Retail Banking
15 16 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.73%) Automotive
16 13 (0.73%) Electronics
16 13 (0.73%) Law
17 12 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1035 (58.02%) Analyst
2 421 (23.60%) Data Analyst
3 404 (22.65%) Business Analyst
4 217 (12.16%) Developer
5 130 (7.29%) Architect
6 120 (6.73%) Data Business Analyst
7 102 (5.72%) SQL Analyst
8 84 (4.71%) Data Architect
9 80 (4.48%) SQL Data Analyst
10 79 (4.43%) Project Manager
11 72 (4.04%) Consultant
12 66 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
13 62 (3.48%) Business Data Analyst
14 58 (3.25%) Financial Analyst
15 57 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
16 52 (2.91%) SQL Developer
17 51 (2.86%) Banking Analyst
17 51 (2.86%) Service Analyst
18 49 (2.75%) Excel Analyst
19 45 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (3.31%) XML
2 48 (2.69%) .NET
3 44 (2.47%) Web Services
4 43 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 37 (2.07%) Natural Language Processing
6 36 (2.02%) J2EE
7 32 (1.79%) HTML
8 28 (1.57%) CSS
9 16 (0.90%) FpML
9 16 (0.90%) SOAP
10 14 (0.78%) REST
11 12 (0.67%) Gherkin
11 12 (0.67%) Middleware
11 12 (0.67%) WinForms
12 10 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (0.56%) Spring
13 9 (0.50%) ELK Stack
13 9 (0.50%) jQuery
13 9 (0.50%) XML Schema
14 8 (0.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 327 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 76 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 68 (3.81%) Data Structures
5 65 (3.64%) Data Extraction
5 65 (3.64%) Data Integration
6 61 (3.42%) Statistics
7 59 (3.31%) Algorithms
8 55 (3.08%) Credit Risk
9 48 (2.69%) NHS
9 48 (2.69%) Reference Data
10 46 (2.58%) Derivative
11 45 (2.52%) Computer Science
12 32 (1.79%) Mobile App
13 26 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 24 (1.35%) Mathematics
15 21 (1.18%) Fixed Income
15 21 (1.18%) Market Risk
16 18 (1.01%) Equities
17 17 (0.95%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 98 (5.49%) Windows
2 51 (2.86%) Unix
3 48 (2.69%) Linux
4 23 (1.29%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.45%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.28%) Android
7 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.17%) AIX
8 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.056%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.056%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (23.15%) Data Modelling
2 324 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
4 265 (14.85%) Analytics
5 246 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 221 (12.39%) Migration
7 209 (11.72%) Project Management
8 202 (11.32%) ETL
9 172 (9.64%) Data Management
10 158 (8.86%) Data Migration
11 145 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 122 (6.84%) Validation
13 117 (6.56%) Data Mapping
14 103 (5.77%) Waterfall
15 102 (5.72%) Scrum
16 101 (5.66%) CRM
17 97 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
18 94 (5.27%) Data Analytics
19 93 (5.21%) Data Cleansing
20 90 (5.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 713 (39.97%) SQL
2 119 (6.67%) Java
3 91 (5.10%) T-SQL
4 88 (4.93%) Python
5 78 (4.37%) PL/SQL
6 74 (4.15%) JavaScript
7 64 (3.59%) VBA
8 62 (3.48%) C#
9 43 (2.41%) R
10 36 (2.02%) C
11 29 (1.63%) C++
12 24 (1.35%) Perl
13 21 (1.18%) VB
14 16 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 13 (0.73%) MATLAB
16 11 (0.62%) Ruby
17 9 (0.50%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.50%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.45%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 168 (9.42%) Degree
2 89 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 39 (2.19%) ISEB
5 19 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 15 (0.84%) PhD
7 12 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.67%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.45%) PMP
9 8 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.39%) CCNA
11 6 (0.34%) CISSP
12 5 (0.28%) CCNP
12 5 (0.28%) CISA
12 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.22%) CISM
13 4 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 83 (4.65%) QA
3 31 (1.74%) SLA
4 24 (1.35%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 6 (0.34%) Basel II
6 6 (0.34%) FATCA
6 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.34%) MiFID
7 5 (0.28%) Basel III
7 5 (0.28%) COREP
7 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.22%) EMIR
8 4 (0.22%) ISO20022
9 3 (0.17%) COBIT
9 3 (0.17%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.62%) UAG
3 4 (0.22%) GridGain
3 4 (0.22%) HDFS
4 3 (0.17%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.11%) Docker
5 2 (0.11%) KVM
5 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.056%) Samba
6 1 (0.056%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.50%) Kibana
2 9 (0.50%) logstash
2 9 (0.50%) Puppet
3 7 (0.39%) Ganglia
3 7 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
4 5 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.17%) DBAmp
6 3 (0.17%) Jitterbit
7 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.056%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.056%) Control-M
8 1 (0.056%) OPNET
8 1 (0.056%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.056%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 287 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 232 (13.00%) Oracle
3 116 (6.50%) SAP
4 51 (2.86%) Tableau
5 41 (2.30%) Teradata
6 39 (2.19%) IBM
7 38 (2.13%) Informatica
8 36 (2.02%) Cognos
9 26 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.07%) Google
11 18 (1.01%) Adobe
12 15 (0.84%) HP
12 15 (0.84%) Siebel
13 12 (0.67%) Cisco
13 12 (0.67%) DataSynapse
13 12 (0.67%) TIBCO
14 11 (0.62%) Pega
14 11 (0.62%) Sybase
15 10 (0.56%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.56%) Splunk
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competetive Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Infomedia Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Baltimore
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £45 to £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Good rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £160.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £362.00 - £398.20 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago