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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 108 127 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 961 832 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.87% 1.73% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.32% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 529 712
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 30
Average hourly rate £21.62 £18.65 £16.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.92% +10.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.38 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £41.05 £50.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -2.85%
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
38289 35908 38956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24309 22565 22981
Average daily rate £413 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1022 1423
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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
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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 +24 521 £430 -4.44% 124
South East -12 131 £350 +7.69% 48
East of England +26 81 £400 -5.88% 15
South West +9 59 £365 +15.41% 26
North West +9 51 £388 +16.54% 17
Yorkshire +11 46 £375 +7.14% 25
West Midlands -9 41 £325 -13.33% 27
East Midlands +15 21 £375 +50.00% 9
North East -34 6 £265 -13.82% 6
Midlands -13 2 £205 -54.44%
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 740 (39.66%) SQL
2 562 (30.12%) Finance
3 322 (17.26%) MS Excel
3 322 (17.26%) Data Modelling
4 308 (16.51%) Banking
5 291 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
6 286 (15.33%) Oracle
7 255 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
8 250 (13.40%) Business Analysis
9 249 (13.34%) Migration
10 248 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
11 244 (13.08%) Microsoft
12 235 (12.59%) SQL Server
13 197 (10.56%) ETL
14 182 (9.75%) Project Management
15 181 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
16 171 (9.16%) Data Migration
16 171 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 171 (9.16%) Analytics
17 148 (7.93%) Degree
18 145 (7.77%) Investment Banking
19 144 (7.72%) Data Management
20 141 (7.56%) SAS
21 124 (6.65%) Data Mapping
22 119 (6.38%) MS Office
23 114 (6.11%) Management Information System
24 113 (6.06%) Marketing
25 112 (6.00%) Retail
26 110 (5.89%) MS PowerPoint
27 106 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 141 (7.56%) SAS
2 65 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 16 (0.86%) WebSphere
4 15 (0.80%) CMS
5 13 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (0.70%) MQSeries
6 12 (0.64%) ArcGIS
6 12 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 9 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.27%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle Spatial
8 5 (0.27%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.27%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.21%) IIS
9 4 (0.21%) CICS
10 3 (0.16%) Node.js
10 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 322 (17.26%) MS Excel
2 119 (6.38%) MS Office
3 110 (5.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 70 (3.75%) MS Visio
5 56 (3.00%) MS Project
6 48 (2.57%) SPSS
7 42 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.43%) FastStats
9 5 (0.27%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.27%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.11%) Gephi
11 1 (0.054%) Casewise Modeler
11 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.054%) Stata
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (1.13%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.64%) SiteCatalyst
5 10 (0.54%) SAP HR
6 8 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.38%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.32%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.32%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.27%) SAP GRC
9 5 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.21%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.70%) SaaS
2 9 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.48%) Force.com
3 3 (0.16%) PaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Heroku
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.11%) Office 365
5 1 (0.054%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.054%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.80%) Intranet
2 10 (0.54%) Firewall
2 10 (0.54%) HTTP
2 10 (0.54%) SSL
3 9 (0.48%) Internet
4 8 (0.43%) PBX
4 8 (0.43%) 3G
5 7 (0.38%) FTP
6 6 (0.32%) VPN
7 5 (0.27%) DNS
7 5 (0.27%) 2G
8 4 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.21%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.16%) MVNO
9 3 (0.16%) LTE
9 3 (0.16%) MPLS
9 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.16%) Broadband
9 3 (0.16%) IPsec
10 2 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
2 235 (12.59%) SQL Server
3 106 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (5.25%) Data Mining
6 97 (5.20%) Relational Database
7 96 (5.14%) Oracle Database
8 66 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 63 (3.38%) QlikView
10 62 (3.32%) MS Access
11 51 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 45 (2.41%) Big Data
13 42 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
14 35 (1.88%) Data Mart
15 29 (1.55%) Hadoop
16 28 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.13%) DB2
18 19 (1.02%) OLAP
19 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (1.13%) Toad
2 17 (0.91%) ERwin
3 12 (0.64%) JIRA
4 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (0.54%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 8 (0.43%) Subversion
8 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.21%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.11%) JUnit
12 2 (0.11%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (0.11%) LSMW
12 2 (0.11%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.054%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.054%) Grunt
13 1 (0.054%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 562 (30.12%) Finance
2 308 (16.51%) Banking
3 145 (7.77%) Investment Banking
4 113 (6.06%) Marketing
5 112 (6.00%) Retail
6 66 (3.54%) Telecoms
7 45 (2.41%) Front Office
8 44 (2.36%) Back Office
8 44 (2.36%) Legal
9 37 (1.98%) Financial Institution
10 31 (1.66%) Retail Banking
11 25 (1.34%) Manufacturing
12 21 (1.13%) Billing
13 20 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (1.07%) Publishing
14 14 (0.75%) Local Government
15 12 (0.64%) Law
15 12 (0.64%) Advertising
15 12 (0.64%) Private Banking
16 9 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1189 (63.72%) Analyst
2 503 (26.96%) Business Analyst
3 492 (26.37%) Data Analyst
4 214 (11.47%) Developer
5 87 (4.66%) Architect
6 80 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
7 69 (3.70%) Consultant
8 66 (3.54%) Project Manager
9 58 (3.11%) Systems Analyst
10 49 (2.63%) Business Data Analyst
11 46 (2.47%) MI Analyst
12 44 (2.36%) Technical Analyst
13 37 (1.98%) Technical Business Analyst
14 36 (1.93%) Senior Business Analyst
15 35 (1.88%) Data Architect
15 35 (1.88%) SQL Developer
16 30 (1.61%) Data Modeller
17 29 (1.55%) Information Analyst
18 28 (1.50%) Data Manager
18 28 (1.50%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (3.27%) XML
2 38 (2.04%) .NET
3 25 (1.34%) HTML
4 16 (0.86%) J2EE
5 15 (0.80%) MDX
5 15 (0.80%) XSD
6 14 (0.75%) FpML
7 12 (0.64%) Mason
8 11 (0.59%) Web Services
9 10 (0.54%) CSS
10 9 (0.48%) REST
10 9 (0.48%) Visualforce
10 9 (0.48%) jQuery
11 8 (0.43%) SOAP
11 8 (0.43%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.38%) XSLT
12 7 (0.38%) WSDL
12 7 (0.38%) JMS
13 5 (0.27%) ArcObjects
13 5 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 291 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 69 (3.70%) Statistics
4 67 (3.59%) Derivative
5 55 (2.95%) Data Integration
6 51 (2.73%) Visualisation
7 48 (2.57%) Fixed Income
8 44 (2.36%) NHS
9 41 (2.20%) Equities
10 39 (2.09%) Reference Data
11 38 (2.04%) Mathematics
12 34 (1.82%) User Experience
13 31 (1.66%) Credit Risk
14 30 (1.61%) Data Extraction
14 30 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 23 (1.23%) Computer Science
16 22 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
17 21 (1.13%) Market Risk
18 20 (1.07%) GIS
19 19 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (3.91%) UNIX
2 56 (3.00%) Windows
3 41 (2.20%) Linux
4 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.21%) SUSE
7 4 (0.21%) Solaris
7 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.11%) AIX
9 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.11%) CentOS
9 2 (0.11%) Android
9 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.054%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.054%) zOS
10 1 (0.054%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.054%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (17.26%) Data Modelling
2 250 (13.40%) Business Analysis
3 249 (13.34%) Migration
4 248 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
5 197 (10.56%) ETL
6 182 (9.75%) Project Management
7 181 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
8 171 (9.16%) Data Migration
8 171 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 171 (9.16%) Analytics
9 144 (7.72%) Data Management
10 124 (6.65%) Data Mapping
11 104 (5.57%) Data Cleansing
12 90 (4.82%) Validation
13 89 (4.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 78 (4.18%) CRM
15 76 (4.07%) Risk Management
16 60 (3.22%) PRINCE2
17 58 (3.11%) ITIL
17 58 (3.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 740 (39.66%) SQL
2 96 (5.14%) VBA
3 95 (5.09%) T-SQL
4 78 (4.18%) PL/SQL
5 64 (3.43%) Java
6 38 (2.04%) Python
7 32 (1.71%) C#
7 32 (1.71%) VB
8 30 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 23 (1.23%) JavaScript
10 21 (1.13%) C++
11 19 (1.02%) C
11 19 (1.02%) R
12 16 (0.86%) Perl
13 9 (0.48%) Apex Code
13 9 (0.48%) PHP
14 7 (0.38%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.32%) Scala
16 5 (0.27%) ABAP
16 5 (0.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 148 (7.93%) Degree
2 81 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 49 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.55%) ISEB
5 13 (0.70%) PhD
6 10 (0.54%) CISA
6 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (0.48%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.48%) CISSP
7 9 (0.48%) MCSE
8 8 (0.43%) CISM
8 8 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
9 7 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.38%) ACCA
10 6 (0.32%) QiCA
10 6 (0.32%) IIBA
10 6 (0.32%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.93%) QA
2 80 (4.29%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.70%) EMIR
3 13 (0.70%) SLA
4 8 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.32%) Basel II
7 5 (0.27%) Basel III
7 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.16%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.16%) COREP
8 3 (0.16%) COBIT
9 2 (0.11%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) FATCA
9 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.11%) UCITS
10 1 (0.054%) FINREP
10 1 (0.054%) DO-160
10 1 (0.054%) CDISC
System Software
1 12 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.32%) RACF
4 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.054%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.054%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
1 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
1 5 (0.27%) Control-M
2 4 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (0.16%) Puppet
3 3 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.11%) SCCM
4 2 (0.11%) SCOM
4 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.054%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.054%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 286 (15.33%) Oracle
2 244 (13.08%) Microsoft
3 97 (5.20%) SAP
4 79 (4.23%) Business Objects
5 60 (3.22%) Tableau
6 51 (2.73%) Teradata
7 43 (2.30%) Informatica
8 31 (1.66%) Cognos
9 29 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (1.23%) Google
11 22 (1.18%) IBM
12 16 (0.86%) Trillium
13 14 (0.75%) Adobe
14 13 (0.70%) Omniture
14 13 (0.70%) VMware
15 12 (0.64%) Casewise
16 11 (0.59%) GoldenSource
16 11 (0.59%) ESRI
16 11 (0.59%) Ab Initio
17 10 (0.54%) Splunk
Swindon, Wiltshire
Venturi
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £360.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum possibly more for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £340 - £375 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intapeople
Rate: £400
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Kyna Associates
Rate: £190 - £220 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £250 to £270
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago