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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 115 115 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1004 934 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.89% 1.86% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.43% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 614 534
Average daily rate
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£405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 28
Average hourly rate £22.25 £28.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.92% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £14.43 £14.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.10 £62.50 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 517 £425 -5.55% 117
South East +2 161 £400 +17.64% 50
North West +7 88 £370 +5.71% 27
Yorkshire -13 65 £375 -6.25% 15
South West -6 58 £383 +4.64% 26
West Midlands +11 55 £375 +15.38% 20
East Midlands -15 23 £388 - 6
East of England -40 22 £375 -6.83% 15
North East -24 7 £440 +66.03% 1
Midlands +5 4 £320 +56.09%
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (40.96%) SQL
2 660 (34.09%) Finance
3 388 (20.04%) MS Excel
4 372 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
5 353 (18.23%) Microsoft
5 353 (18.23%) Banking
6 322 (16.63%) Data Modelling
7 305 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
8 298 (15.39%) Data Warehouse
9 284 (14.67%) Migration
10 277 (14.31%) SQL Server
11 272 (14.05%) Business Analysis
12 230 (11.88%) ETL
13 221 (11.42%) Oracle
14 212 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
15 208 (10.74%) Project Management
16 206 (10.64%) Analytics
17 191 (9.87%) Data Migration
18 180 (9.30%) MS Office
19 179 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
20 168 (8.68%) Degree
21 141 (7.28%) Validation
22 138 (7.13%) SAS
23 129 (6.66%) Data Management
24 127 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
25 126 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 124 (6.40%) Data Mapping
27 121 (6.25%) T-SQL
28 117 (6.04%) Data Quality
29 116 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 138 (7.13%) SAS
2 82 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 14 (0.72%) ArcGIS
4 12 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 8 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (0.31%) Node.js
8 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.26%) CMS
9 5 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.21%) LiveCycle
10 4 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.15%) IIS
12 2 (0.10%) Confluence
12 2 (0.10%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 388 (20.04%) MS Excel
2 180 (9.30%) MS Office
3 127 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 87 (4.49%) MS Visio
5 34 (1.76%) SPSS
6 31 (1.60%) MS Project
7 30 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.36%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.31%) Open Workbench
10 5 (0.26%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.10%) FastStats
12 1 (0.052%) Simulink
12 1 (0.052%) Stata
12 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.41%) SAP HR
5 7 (0.36%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
6 6 (0.31%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.26%) LatentZero
7 5 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle AGIS
8 4 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.21%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.21%) Agresso
8 4 (0.21%) Summit
8 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 18 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.26%) Office 365
5 5 (0.26%) SaaS
6 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.15%) Force.com
7 3 (0.15%) PaaS
7 3 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.15%) Veeva
7 3 (0.15%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.60%) Intranet
2 26 (1.34%) Internet
3 14 (0.72%) Firewall
4 10 (0.52%) Broadband
4 10 (0.52%) LAN
4 10 (0.52%) WAN
5 8 (0.41%) Network Security
6 7 (0.36%) DNS
7 6 (0.31%) VPN
7 6 (0.31%) ATM
8 5 (0.26%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.26%) Wireless
8 5 (0.26%) SAN
9 3 (0.15%) 4G
9 3 (0.15%) 2G
9 3 (0.15%) HTTP
10 2 (0.10%) LDAP
10 2 (0.10%) GSM
10 2 (0.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (15.39%) Data Warehouse
2 277 (14.31%) SQL Server
3 126 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 116 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 97 (5.01%) BusinessObjects
7 77 (3.98%) Big Data
8 72 (3.72%) MS Access
9 71 (3.67%) QlikView
9 71 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 61 (3.15%) Data Mining
11 60 (3.10%) Oracle Database
12 53 (2.74%) Hadoop
13 50 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 43 (2.22%) RDBMS
15 36 (1.86%) Base SAS
16 33 (1.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 32 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 28 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
19 27 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (1.76%) JIRA
2 28 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 19 (0.98%) ERwin
4 16 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 12 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.46%) Subversion
8 8 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (0.41%) Selenium
9 7 (0.36%) Axure RP
10 6 (0.31%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.26%) Toad
12 3 (0.15%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.10%) PowerDesigner
13 2 (0.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 2 (0.10%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.10%) Rational DOORS
General
1 660 (34.09%) Finance
2 353 (18.23%) Banking
3 108 (5.58%) Investment Banking
4 79 (4.08%) Retail
5 76 (3.93%) Marketing
6 64 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 57 (2.94%) Legal
8 40 (2.07%) Back Office
9 28 (1.45%) Front Office
9 28 (1.45%) Retail Banking
10 26 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.08%) Law
12 20 (1.03%) Publishing
13 15 (0.77%) General Ledger
14 12 (0.62%) Advertising
15 9 (0.46%) Billing
16 8 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
16 8 (0.41%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 1157 (59.76%) Analyst
2 527 (27.22%) Data Analyst
3 473 (24.43%) Business Analyst
4 248 (12.81%) Developer
5 107 (5.53%) Architect
6 75 (3.87%) Project Manager
7 70 (3.62%) Consultant
7 70 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
8 67 (3.46%) Data Architect
9 54 (2.79%) Business Data Analyst
10 52 (2.69%) SQL Developer
11 41 (2.12%) Banking Business Analyst
12 38 (1.96%) Systems Analyst
13 35 (1.81%) Report Analyst
13 35 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 34 (1.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 33 (1.70%) Information Analyst
16 32 (1.65%) Data Scientist
17 31 (1.60%) Senior Business Analyst
18 30 (1.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (2.58%) .NET
2 41 (2.12%) XML
3 34 (1.76%) HTML
4 29 (1.50%) CSS
5 22 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 18 (0.93%) Web Services
7 17 (0.88%) jQuery
8 16 (0.83%) AngularJS
9 15 (0.77%) Middleware
10 14 (0.72%) MDX
11 9 (0.46%) J2EE
12 7 (0.36%) FpML
12 7 (0.36%) Ajax
12 7 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.31%) WPF
14 5 (0.26%) .NET Framework
14 5 (0.26%) JSON
14 5 (0.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 372 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 74 (3.82%) Data Integration
4 72 (3.72%) Visualisation
4 72 (3.72%) NHS
5 66 (3.41%) Statistics
6 65 (3.36%) Data Extraction
7 56 (2.89%) Data Structures
8 47 (2.43%) Credit Risk
9 44 (2.27%) Derivative
10 43 (2.22%) Reference Data
11 42 (2.17%) Computer Science
12 39 (2.01%) Fixed Income
13 35 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 34 (1.76%) CMDB
14 34 (1.76%) User Experience
15 31 (1.60%) Mathematics
16 30 (1.55%) GIS
17 24 (1.24%) Equities
18 22 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 88 (4.55%) Windows
2 78 (4.03%) UNIX
3 40 (2.07%) Linux
4 28 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.46%) AIX
7 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.10%) CentOS
9 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.052%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.052%) SUSE
10 1 (0.052%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.052%) Solaris
10 1 (0.052%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (16.63%) Data Modelling
2 305 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
3 284 (14.67%) Migration
4 272 (14.05%) Business Analysis
5 230 (11.88%) ETL
6 212 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
7 208 (10.74%) Project Management
8 206 (10.64%) Analytics
9 191 (9.87%) Data Migration
10 179 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 141 (7.28%) Validation
12 129 (6.66%) Data Management
13 124 (6.40%) Data Mapping
14 110 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
15 99 (5.11%) CRM
16 76 (3.93%) ITIL
17 75 (3.87%) Data Cleansing
18 69 (3.56%) Data Architecture
19 68 (3.51%) SDLC
20 67 (3.46%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 793 (40.96%) SQL
2 121 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 96 (4.96%) VBA
4 77 (3.98%) PL/SQL
5 70 (3.62%) Java
6 65 (3.36%) Python
7 55 (2.84%) R
8 46 (2.38%) C#
9 35 (1.81%) VB
10 34 (1.76%) JavaScript
11 25 (1.29%) C
12 23 (1.19%) Perl
12 23 (1.19%) C++
12 23 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.67%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.57%) MATLAB
14 11 (0.57%) REXX
15 9 (0.46%) PHP
16 8 (0.41%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 168 (8.68%) Degree
2 89 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 54 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.34%) ISEB
5 25 (1.29%) DV Cleared
6 22 (1.14%) CISSP
6 22 (1.14%) CISM
7 17 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.83%) CISA
8 16 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.77%) PMP
10 13 (0.67%) PhD
11 9 (0.46%) MCITP
11 9 (0.46%) CRISC
12 7 (0.36%) CFA
12 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.04%) Data Quality
2 68 (3.51%) QA
3 39 (2.01%) SLA
4 17 (0.88%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.52%) EMIR
5 10 (0.52%) COREP
6 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.46%) COBIT
7 8 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.36%) MiFID
8 7 (0.36%) CRD IV
8 7 (0.36%) FATCA
9 5 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.26%) Basel II
9 5 (0.26%) AIFMD
10 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.15%) Basel III
11 3 (0.15%) FINREP
12 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.052%) GCP
System Software
1 32 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.41%) HDFS
5 6 (0.31%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.15%) Docker
7 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.052%) Samba
8 1 (0.052%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.052%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.052%) vCloud
8 1 (0.052%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (0.26%) OpenView
3 5 (0.26%) OVSD
4 4 (0.21%) OPNET
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.10%) Salt
6 2 (0.10%) Puppet
6 2 (0.10%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.052%) WSUS
7 1 (0.052%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.052%) Oozie
7 1 (0.052%) Jitterbit
7 1 (0.052%) DBAmp
7 1 (0.052%) Control-M
7 1 (0.052%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.052%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 353 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 221 (11.42%) Oracle
3 97 (5.01%) SAP
4 55 (2.84%) IBM
5 51 (2.63%) Informatica
6 49 (2.53%) Tableau
7 47 (2.43%) Teradata
8 37 (1.91%) Google
9 36 (1.86%) Cognos
10 21 (1.08%) HP
10 21 (1.08%) VMware
11 20 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (0.98%) Sybase
12 19 (0.98%) Adobe
13 18 (0.93%) Cisco
14 17 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
15 16 (0.83%) Talend
16 15 (0.77%) Pega
16 15 (0.77%) Mapinfo
16 15 (0.77%) GoldenSource
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £30,000 to £38,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Rate dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Public Sector
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
ITF Solutions
Rate: £324 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £370 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £190 - £195 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £370.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago