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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 97 102 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1018 983 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.02% 1.98% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.63% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 635 658
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 24
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.25 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £56.00 £56.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.81 £23.15 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -14.25%
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
38699 37323 31833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.60% 75.25% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24528 23655 19464
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1126 1089 990
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.40 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -6 467 £425 -5.55% 160
South East +21 210 £375 +15.38% 33
North West -2 91 £350 +4.47% 25
Yorkshire +7 75 £325 +30.00% 13
South West 0 57 £399 +9.31% 19
West Midlands -6 54 £400 +0.94% 10
East of England -17 37 £378 -6.79% 11
East Midlands -12 20 £450 +64.38% 23
Midlands +1 5 - -
North East -17 2 £323 +55.42% 1
Data Analysis
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Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 751 (40.38%) SQL
2 584 (31.40%) Finance
3 394 (21.18%) Data Modelling
4 393 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
5 318 (17.10%) MS Excel
6 316 (16.99%) Banking
7 309 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
8 306 (16.45%) Microsoft
9 269 (14.46%) Data Warehouse
10 253 (13.60%) Migration
11 238 (12.80%) Business Analysis
12 232 (12.47%) Oracle
13 223 (11.99%) ETL
14 211 (11.34%) Analytics
15 209 (11.24%) SQL Server
16 207 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 194 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
18 191 (10.27%) Data Management
19 181 (9.73%) Degree
20 173 (9.30%) Data Migration
21 158 (8.49%) MS Office
22 150 (8.06%) Project Management
23 142 (7.63%) SAS
24 131 (7.04%) Data Mapping
24 131 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 119 (6.40%) Investment Banking
26 118 (6.34%) Validation
27 112 (6.02%) Management Information System
28 110 (5.91%) Data Quality
29 106 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 142 (7.63%) SAS
2 45 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 14 (0.75%) CMS
4 11 (0.59%) ArcGIS
5 8 (0.43%) Lync
6 7 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.38%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.38%) IIS
7 6 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.27%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.27%) Confluence
8 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.27%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.22%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.22%) LiveCycle
9 4 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.16%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 318 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 158 (8.49%) MS Office
3 106 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 79 (4.25%) MS Visio
5 49 (2.63%) MS Project
6 36 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
7 26 (1.40%) SPSS
8 6 (0.32%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.11%) FastStats
10 1 (0.054%) Simulink
10 1 (0.054%) Stata
10 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.054%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.70%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.43%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.22%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.22%) Summit
9 4 (0.22%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.91%) Google Analytics
2 16 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.32%) SaaS
4 5 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.22%) Office 365
5 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.16%) Force.com
6 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.054%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.054%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.054%) Taleo
8 1 (0.054%) PaaS
8 1 (0.054%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.86%) Internet
2 14 (0.75%) Intranet
3 8 (0.43%) 4G
3 8 (0.43%) 2G
4 7 (0.38%) 3G
5 6 (0.32%) Firewall
5 6 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.32%) WAN
6 5 (0.27%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.27%) VPN
6 5 (0.27%) LAN
6 5 (0.27%) PBX
6 5 (0.27%) SAN
7 4 (0.22%) Wireless
7 4 (0.22%) DNS
8 3 (0.16%) DHCP
9 2 (0.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.11%) ATM
9 2 (0.11%) Broadband
9 2 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (14.46%) Data Warehouse
2 209 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 131 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 70 (3.76%) Big Data
7 69 (3.71%) Data Mining
8 67 (3.60%) QlikView
9 63 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 61 (3.28%) MS Access
11 48 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 46 (2.47%) Oracle Database
13 34 (1.83%) Base SAS
14 32 (1.72%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
17 28 (1.51%) Hadoop
18 27 (1.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
19 24 (1.29%) OLAP
20 20 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 32 (1.72%) JIRA
2 23 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 22 (1.18%) ERwin
3 22 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (1.02%) Subversion
5 18 (0.97%) Git (software)
6 15 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (0.75%) Toad
8 8 (0.43%) ReSharper
9 7 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
11 3 (0.16%) JUnit
12 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
12 2 (0.11%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.11%) Rational Rose
12 2 (0.11%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.11%) Mockito
12 2 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.11%) Artifactory
General
1 584 (31.40%) Finance
2 316 (16.99%) Banking
3 119 (6.40%) Investment Banking
4 88 (4.73%) Marketing
5 79 (4.25%) Retail
6 77 (4.14%) Telecoms
7 45 (2.42%) Front Office
8 44 (2.37%) Publishing
9 37 (1.99%) Legal
9 37 (1.99%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.29%) Back Office
10 24 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 20 (1.08%) Law
12 12 (0.65%) General Ledger
12 12 (0.65%) German Language
13 11 (0.59%) Advertising
14 9 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.38%) Electronics
16 7 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1156 (62.15%) Analyst
2 517 (27.80%) Data Analyst
3 426 (22.90%) Business Analyst
4 230 (12.37%) Developer
5 106 (5.70%) Architect
6 74 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
7 71 (3.82%) Data Architect
8 61 (3.28%) Data Modeller
9 60 (3.23%) Consultant
10 55 (2.96%) Technical Analyst
10 55 (2.96%) Business Data Analyst
11 38 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 37 (1.99%) SQL Developer
13 36 (1.94%) Project Manager
14 34 (1.83%) Systems Analyst
15 33 (1.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 31 (1.67%) Report Analyst
17 30 (1.61%) SAS Analyst
18 29 (1.56%) MI Analyst
19 28 (1.51%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.76%) XML
2 60 (3.23%) .NET
3 34 (1.83%) HTML
4 33 (1.77%) ASP.NET
5 30 (1.61%) CSS
6 29 (1.56%) XSLT
7 23 (1.24%) Web Services
8 18 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (0.86%) Java EE
10 13 (0.70%) AngularJS
11 12 (0.65%) .NET Framework
12 11 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (0.48%) Middleware
15 8 (0.43%) JSON
16 7 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
16 7 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (0.32%) Visualforce
17 6 (0.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 393 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 83 (4.46%) Data Integration
4 80 (4.30%) Data Structures
5 71 (3.82%) Statistics
6 69 (3.71%) NHS
7 59 (3.17%) Visualisation
8 53 (2.85%) Computer Science
9 48 (2.58%) Derivative
10 45 (2.42%) Data Extraction
11 41 (2.20%) Credit Risk
12 38 (2.04%) Equities
13 37 (1.99%) Reference Data
14 34 (1.83%) Mathematics
14 34 (1.83%) Fixed Income
15 31 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 23 (1.24%) GIS
17 20 (1.08%) Open Source
18 19 (1.02%) Data Conversion
19 18 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 70 (3.76%) Windows
2 68 (3.66%) UNIX
3 17 (0.91%) Linux
4 12 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.22%) AIX
7 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.11%) Android
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.054%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.054%) Solaris
9 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (21.18%) Data Modelling
2 309 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
3 253 (13.60%) Migration
4 238 (12.80%) Business Analysis
5 223 (11.99%) ETL
6 211 (11.34%) Analytics
7 207 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 194 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
9 191 (10.27%) Data Management
10 173 (9.30%) Data Migration
11 150 (8.06%) Project Management
12 131 (7.04%) Data Mapping
13 118 (6.34%) Validation
14 102 (5.48%) Data Architecture
15 85 (4.57%) CRM
16 80 (4.30%) Data Governance
17 77 (4.14%) Data Cleansing
18 76 (4.09%) Logical Data Model
19 73 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
20 64 (3.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 751 (40.38%) SQL
2 100 (5.38%) T-SQL
3 91 (4.89%) VBA
3 91 (4.89%) Java
4 78 (4.19%) PL/SQL
5 54 (2.90%) Python
6 53 (2.85%) C#
7 39 (2.10%) R
8 32 (1.72%) JavaScript
9 29 (1.56%) VB
10 26 (1.40%) C
11 20 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 19 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 19 (1.02%) C++
12 19 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 16 (0.86%) Perl
14 14 (0.75%) Ruby
15 12 (0.65%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.43%) Scala
16 8 (0.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 181 (9.73%) Degree
2 93 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 69 (3.71%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.40%) DV Cleared
5 17 (0.91%) ISEB
6 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.38%) PMP
8 7 (0.38%) PhD
8 7 (0.38%) MCITP
9 6 (0.32%) CISSP
9 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.32%) CISA
9 6 (0.32%) CISM
10 5 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.22%) QiCA
12 3 (0.16%) CIMA
12 3 (0.16%) MBA
12 3 (0.16%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.91%) Data Quality
2 90 (4.84%) QA
3 31 (1.67%) SLA
4 15 (0.81%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.48%) FATCA
5 9 (0.48%) COREP
6 5 (0.27%) FINREP
6 5 (0.27%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.27%) EMIR
7 4 (0.22%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.16%) Basel II
8 3 (0.16%) CDISC
8 3 (0.16%) Basel III
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.11%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.054%) GCP
10 1 (0.054%) UCITS
System Software
1 18 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.16%) Docker
4 2 (0.11%) HDFS
4 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.054%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.054%) vCloud
5 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (0.70%) OpenView
1 13 (0.70%) OVSD
2 12 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.16%) Control-M
5 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.11%) OPNET
5 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.11%) Puppet
5 2 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.11%) Salt
6 1 (0.054%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.054%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.054%) SCCM
6 1 (0.054%) Oozie
6 1 (0.054%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 306 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 232 (12.47%) Oracle
3 102 (5.48%) Business Objects
4 72 (3.87%) SAP
5 59 (3.17%) Tableau
6 56 (3.01%) Cognos
6 56 (3.01%) IBM
7 52 (2.80%) Informatica
8 32 (1.72%) Teradata
9 31 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (1.61%) HP
11 23 (1.24%) Netezza
12 22 (1.18%) Pega
13 20 (1.08%) Google
14 17 (0.91%) Sybase
15 16 (0.86%) GoldenSource
16 15 (0.81%) Actimize
16 15 (0.81%) Talend
17 14 (0.75%) Cisco
18 13 (0.70%) Mapinfo
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