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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 117 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 964 926 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.87% 1.87% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.45% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 617 550
Average daily rate
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£405 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £217 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +46.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £15.72 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £65.65 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +50.00%
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
40181 37789 35076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.87% 76.43% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23781 21753
Average daily rate £425 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1086 1099 1020
Average hourly rate £29.00 £24.12 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% -25.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 -6 514 £448 -0.53% 138
South East +4 149 £375 +20.00% 56
North West +14 80 £350 +5.26% 23
Yorkshire +3 65 £375 -1.31% 16
South West +12 58 £383 +4.43% 17
West Midlands +10 50 £375 +20.00% 21
East of England -37 21 £375 -12.79% 17
East Midlands -13 20 £450 +12.50% 13
North East -29 3 £400 +60.00% 3
Midlands -1 2 £320 +56.09%
Data Analysis
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Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 813 (41.00%) SQL
2 644 (32.48%) Finance
3 387 (19.52%) MS Excel
4 380 (19.16%) Analytical Skills
5 367 (18.51%) Data Modelling
6 360 (18.15%) Microsoft
7 346 (17.45%) Banking
8 321 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
9 304 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
10 287 (14.47%) Migration
11 279 (14.07%) Business Analysis
12 272 (13.72%) SQL Server
13 232 (11.70%) ETL
14 219 (11.04%) Oracle
15 216 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
16 207 (10.44%) Analytics
17 198 (9.98%) Project Management
18 196 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
19 191 (9.63%) Data Migration
20 171 (8.62%) MS Office
21 168 (8.47%) Degree
22 150 (7.56%) Validation
23 142 (7.16%) Data Management
24 136 (6.86%) SAS
25 131 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 130 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
26 130 (6.56%) T-SQL
27 124 (6.25%) Data Mapping
28 122 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 121 (6.10%) Management Information System

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 136 (6.86%) SAS
2 75 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 14 (0.71%) ArcGIS
3 14 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (0.55%) Apache Pig
6 11 (0.55%) CMS
7 9 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (0.30%) Lync
9 5 (0.25%) IIS
9 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.20%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.20%) LiveCycle
10 4 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.20%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.10%) Confluence
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 387 (19.52%) MS Excel
2 171 (8.62%) MS Office
3 130 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 87 (4.39%) MS Visio
5 40 (2.02%) MS Project
6 32 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
7 27 (1.36%) SPSS
8 9 (0.45%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.25%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.10%) FastStats
12 1 (0.050%) Simulink
12 1 (0.050%) Stata
12 1 (0.050%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 42 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.40%) SAP HR
3 8 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.40%) SAP CRM
3 8 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
6 5 (0.25%) thinkFolio
6 5 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.25%) Summit
6 5 (0.25%) LatentZero
7 4 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.20%) Agresso
7 4 (0.20%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.77%) Google Analytics
2 14 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (0.35%) Office 365
5 5 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.20%) SaaS
7 3 (0.15%) PaaS
7 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.15%) Google Drive
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.050%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.050%) Force.com
8 1 (0.050%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.61%) Intranet
2 26 (1.31%) Internet
3 13 (0.66%) Firewall
4 9 (0.45%) LAN
4 9 (0.45%) WAN
5 8 (0.40%) Broadband
6 7 (0.35%) VPN
6 7 (0.35%) DNS
7 6 (0.30%) SAN
7 6 (0.30%) ATM
7 6 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (0.30%) Network Security
8 5 (0.25%) Wireless
9 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.15%) HTTP
10 3 (0.15%) LDAP
10 3 (0.15%) 2G
10 3 (0.15%) 4G
11 2 (0.10%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.10%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
2 272 (13.72%) SQL Server
3 131 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (5.30%) BusinessObjects
6 101 (5.09%) Relational Database
7 75 (3.78%) QlikView
8 74 (3.73%) Big Data
9 70 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 70 (3.53%) MS Access
9 70 (3.53%) Data Mining
10 54 (2.72%) Oracle Database
11 47 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 43 (2.17%) Hadoop
13 41 (2.07%) RDBMS
14 35 (1.77%) Base SAS
15 31 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 31 (1.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 27 (1.36%) MySQL
17 25 (1.26%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 37 (1.87%) JIRA
2 34 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 25 (1.26%) ERwin
4 20 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
5 16 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.66%) Subversion
7 7 (0.35%) ReSharper
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.35%) Axure RP
8 6 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.30%) Toad
9 5 (0.25%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
11 3 (0.15%) Selenium
12 2 (0.10%) JUnit
12 2 (0.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.10%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.10%) Rational DOORS
General
1 644 (32.48%) Finance
2 346 (17.45%) Banking
3 114 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 86 (4.34%) Marketing
5 78 (3.93%) Retail
6 69 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 57 (2.87%) Legal
8 34 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 34 (1.71%) Back Office
9 33 (1.66%) Front Office
10 29 (1.46%) Retail Banking
11 26 (1.31%) Publishing
12 21 (1.06%) Law
13 17 (0.86%) Advertising
14 11 (0.55%) Billing
14 11 (0.55%) General Ledger
15 10 (0.50%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.35%) Automotive
16 7 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1194 (60.21%) Analyst
2 536 (27.03%) Data Analyst
3 476 (24.00%) Business Analyst
4 257 (12.96%) Developer
5 117 (5.90%) Architect
6 74 (3.73%) Data Architect
7 69 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
8 66 (3.33%) Consultant
8 66 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 57 (2.87%) SQL Developer
10 52 (2.62%) Business Data Analyst
11 42 (2.12%) Systems Analyst
12 41 (2.07%) Data Modeller
12 41 (2.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 40 (2.02%) Banking Business Analyst
13 40 (2.02%) Technical Analyst
14 36 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 32 (1.61%) Analyst Developer
15 32 (1.61%) Data Scientist
16 31 (1.56%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (3.28%) .NET
2 51 (2.57%) XML
3 38 (1.92%) HTML
4 34 (1.71%) CSS
5 30 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.21%) Web Services
7 18 (0.91%) jQuery
8 17 (0.86%) Middleware
9 15 (0.76%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.71%) MDX
11 13 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (0.55%) Java EE
13 8 (0.40%) Ajax
13 8 (0.40%) .NET Framework
13 8 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (0.35%) FpML
15 6 (0.30%) JSON
16 5 (0.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 380 (19.16%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 86 (4.34%) Data Integration
4 71 (3.58%) NHS
5 70 (3.53%) Visualisation
6 68 (3.43%) Statistics
7 65 (3.28%) Data Structures
8 49 (2.47%) Data Extraction
9 47 (2.37%) Credit Risk
10 46 (2.32%) Fixed Income
11 40 (2.02%) Computer Science
12 39 (1.97%) Reference Data
12 39 (1.97%) Derivative
13 37 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 36 (1.82%) User Experience
15 31 (1.56%) CMDB
16 30 (1.51%) Mathematics
17 29 (1.46%) GIS
18 26 (1.31%) Equities
19 19 (0.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 92 (4.64%) Windows
2 78 (3.93%) UNIX
3 29 (1.46%) Linux
4 28 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 17 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.50%) AIX
7 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.10%) CentOS
9 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.050%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.050%) SUSE
10 1 (0.050%) Solaris
10 1 (0.050%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (18.51%) Data Modelling
2 321 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
3 287 (14.47%) Migration
4 279 (14.07%) Business Analysis
5 232 (11.70%) ETL
6 216 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
7 207 (10.44%) Analytics
8 198 (9.98%) Project Management
9 196 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 191 (9.63%) Data Migration
11 150 (7.56%) Validation
12 142 (7.16%) Data Management
13 124 (6.25%) Data Mapping
14 107 (5.40%) User Acceptance Testing
15 95 (4.79%) CRM
16 79 (3.98%) ITIL
16 79 (3.98%) Data Architecture
17 78 (3.93%) Data Cleansing
18 76 (3.83%) Data Validation
19 71 (3.58%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 813 (41.00%) SQL
2 130 (6.56%) T-SQL
3 98 (4.94%) VBA
4 84 (4.24%) PL/SQL
5 79 (3.98%) Java
6 67 (3.38%) Python
7 52 (2.62%) C#
8 50 (2.52%) R
9 37 (1.87%) VB
10 36 (1.82%) JavaScript
11 27 (1.36%) C
12 25 (1.26%) C++
12 25 (1.26%) Shell Script
13 17 (0.86%) PowerShell
13 17 (0.86%) VB.NET
14 16 (0.81%) Perl
15 14 (0.71%) MATLAB
16 11 (0.55%) Ruby
17 9 (0.45%) Scala
17 9 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 168 (8.47%) Degree
2 92 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 58 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.06%) ISEB
5 21 (1.06%) CISSP
5 21 (1.06%) CISM
6 16 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 16 (0.81%) CISA
7 15 (0.76%) PMP
8 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.45%) PhD
9 9 (0.45%) MCITP
10 7 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.35%) CRISC
11 6 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.25%) CFA
12 5 (0.25%) ACCA
13 4 (0.20%) QiCA
13 4 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.40%) Data Quality
2 70 (3.53%) QA
3 44 (2.22%) SLA
4 15 (0.76%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.45%) EMIR
5 9 (0.45%) COREP
6 8 (0.40%) FATCA
7 7 (0.35%) CRD IV
7 7 (0.35%) Basel II
7 7 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.35%) COBIT
7 7 (0.35%) MiFID
8 5 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.25%) AIFMD
9 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.15%) Basel III
10 3 (0.15%) FINREP
11 2 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.050%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.35%) HDFS
4 5 (0.25%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.15%) Docker
6 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.050%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.050%) vCloud
7 1 (0.050%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (0.66%) OpenView
1 13 (0.66%) OVSD
2 12 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.15%) OPNET
5 2 (0.10%) Puppet
5 2 (0.10%) Salt
5 2 (0.10%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.050%) Control-M
6 1 (0.050%) SCCM
6 1 (0.050%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.050%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.050%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.050%) Oozie
6 1 (0.050%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 360 (18.15%) Microsoft
2 219 (11.04%) Oracle
3 99 (4.99%) SAP
4 61 (3.08%) Tableau
5 52 (2.62%) IBM
6 51 (2.57%) Informatica
7 44 (2.22%) Cognos
8 43 (2.17%) Google
9 39 (1.97%) Teradata
10 30 (1.51%) HP
11 27 (1.36%) Pega
12 21 (1.06%) Sybase
13 19 (0.96%) VMware
14 18 (0.91%) Netezza
14 18 (0.91%) Cisco
14 18 (0.91%) Adobe
15 17 (0.86%) GoldenSource
16 16 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
16 16 (0.81%) Mapinfo
16 16 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
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