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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 115 135 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 842 699 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.82% 1.57% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.10% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 443 515
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 33
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.58 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.60% -24.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.51 £12.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.60 £51.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -4.10%
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
34844 33254 29955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.43% 74.76% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22736 20646 18101
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1059 1253
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -12.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +48 440 £450 +2.85% 128
South East +8 141 £375 +9.09% 50
North West -5 57 £345 -29.25% 17
South West -22 55 £400 +28.00% 29
East of England +4 44 £275 -21.42% 18
East Midlands +39 41 £425 +254.16% 7
Yorkshire -9 30 £363 +45.00% 22
West Midlands -19 30 £338 +0.74% 15
North East -16 3 £399 +51.92% 2
Midlands +5 1 - -
Data Analysis
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Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 688 (38.85%) SQL
2 556 (31.39%) Finance
3 347 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
4 321 (18.13%) Data Modelling
5 306 (17.28%) Banking
6 296 (16.71%) MS Excel
7 278 (15.70%) Oracle
8 265 (14.96%) Microsoft
9 247 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
10 232 (13.10%) Business Analysis
11 227 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
12 219 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
12 219 (12.37%) Migration
13 217 (12.25%) SQL Server
14 174 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 172 (9.71%) Analytics
16 168 (9.49%) ETL
17 167 (9.43%) Data Migration
18 162 (9.15%) Data Management
19 153 (8.64%) Investment Banking
20 151 (8.53%) Degree
21 150 (8.47%) Project Management
22 134 (7.57%) Data Mapping
23 133 (7.51%) MS Office
24 118 (6.66%) SAS
25 114 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 110 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
27 102 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 100 (5.65%) Management Information System
28 100 (5.65%) Relational Database

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 118 (6.66%) SAS
2 56 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.07%) CMS
4 9 (0.51%) ArcGIS
5 8 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.45%) LiveCycle
6 7 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.23%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.17%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.17%) IIS
8 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.11%) Confluence
9 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.11%) Lync
9 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.11%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.11%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.11%) Apache
10 1 (0.056%) CICS
Applications
1 296 (16.71%) MS Excel
2 133 (7.51%) MS Office
3 110 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (3.27%) MS Visio
5 43 (2.43%) MS Project
6 35 (1.98%) SPSS
7 28 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.23%) FastStats
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.056%) InDesign
11 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.056%) Stata
11 1 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (0.96%) Markit EDM
2 16 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.40%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.34%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.28%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 3 (0.17%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
11 2 (0.11%) Salerio
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.11%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.40%) SaaS
2 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.28%) Force.com
4 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.11%) Office 365
6 1 (0.056%) IaaS
6 1 (0.056%) LucidChart
6 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.056%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.056%) PaaS
6 1 (0.056%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.79%) PBX
2 10 (0.56%) 3G
2 10 (0.56%) 2G
3 9 (0.51%) Intranet
3 9 (0.51%) Internet
4 6 (0.34%) 4G
5 5 (0.28%) Firewall
5 5 (0.28%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.23%) HTTP
6 4 (0.23%) WAN
6 4 (0.23%) LTE
7 3 (0.17%) IMAP
7 3 (0.17%) LAN
7 3 (0.17%) SMTP
7 3 (0.17%) VPN
7 3 (0.17%) SSL
7 3 (0.17%) LDAP
8 2 (0.11%) UMTS
8 2 (0.11%) VoIP
8 2 (0.11%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
2 217 (12.25%) SQL Server
3 114 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 100 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 79 (4.46%) Oracle Database
7 74 (4.18%) Data Mining
8 71 (4.01%) MS Access
9 69 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 59 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 56 (3.16%) QlikView
12 46 (2.60%) Big Data
13 42 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
14 34 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (1.30%) OLAP
18 22 (1.24%) RDBMS
19 18 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
19 18 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (1.30%) Toad
2 19 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.02%) JIRA
4 17 (0.96%) ERwin
5 15 (0.85%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 13 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (0.51%) Subversion
10 5 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.23%) JUnit
11 4 (0.23%) Mockito
12 3 (0.17%) Rational Rose
13 2 (0.11%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
13 2 (0.11%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.11%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.11%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.11%) Jenkins
General
1 556 (31.39%) Finance
2 306 (17.28%) Banking
3 153 (8.64%) Investment Banking
4 88 (4.97%) Marketing
5 83 (4.69%) Retail
6 72 (4.07%) Telecoms
7 61 (3.44%) Front Office
8 38 (2.15%) Publishing
9 35 (1.98%) Financial Institution
10 34 (1.92%) Legal
11 28 (1.58%) Back Office
12 22 (1.24%) Law
12 22 (1.24%) Retail Banking
13 17 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.79%) German Language
15 13 (0.73%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.56%) Billing
17 10 (0.56%) Local Government
18 8 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1110 (62.68%) Analyst
2 459 (25.92%) Data Analyst
3 450 (25.41%) Business Analyst
4 224 (12.65%) Developer
5 96 (5.42%) Architect
6 78 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
7 65 (3.67%) Data Architect
8 59 (3.33%) Business Data Analyst
9 57 (3.22%) Consultant
10 51 (2.88%) Project Manager
11 48 (2.71%) Technical Analyst
12 47 (2.65%) MI Analyst
13 38 (2.15%) Data Modeller
14 30 (1.69%) Oracle Developer
15 29 (1.64%) Senior Business Analyst
15 29 (1.64%) Insight Analyst
16 28 (1.58%) Administrator
16 28 (1.58%) Information Analyst
17 27 (1.52%) SQL Developer
18 26 (1.47%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (4.46%) XML
2 50 (2.82%) .NET
3 33 (1.86%) XSLT
4 29 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 27 (1.52%) HTML
6 18 (1.02%) Web Services
6 18 (1.02%) CSS
7 13 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (0.40%) Visualforce
9 7 (0.40%) jQuery
9 7 (0.40%) Mason
9 7 (0.40%) JMS
9 7 (0.40%) FpML
9 7 (0.40%) JSON
10 6 (0.34%) SOAP
10 6 (0.34%) J2EE
10 6 (0.34%) HTML5
10 6 (0.34%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 347 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 71 (4.01%) Data Structures
4 65 (3.67%) Data Integration
5 64 (3.61%) Statistics
6 63 (3.56%) Derivative
7 52 (2.94%) NHS
8 45 (2.54%) Equities
9 44 (2.48%) Visualisation
10 42 (2.37%) Reference Data
11 41 (2.32%) Computer Science
12 38 (2.15%) Fixed Income
13 35 (1.98%) Data Extraction
14 34 (1.92%) Mathematics
14 34 (1.92%) Credit Risk
15 28 (1.58%) Data Conversion
16 26 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 19 (1.07%) User Experience
18 17 (0.96%) Open Source
19 14 (0.79%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 61 (3.44%) UNIX
2 60 (3.39%) Windows
3 34 (1.92%) Linux
4 15 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.17%) Android
7 3 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.056%) HPUX
8 1 (0.056%) Solaris
8 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.056%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (18.13%) Data Modelling
2 247 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
3 232 (13.10%) Business Analysis
4 219 (12.37%) Migration
4 219 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
5 174 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 172 (9.71%) Analytics
7 168 (9.49%) ETL
8 167 (9.43%) Data Migration
9 162 (9.15%) Data Management
10 150 (8.47%) Project Management
11 134 (7.57%) Data Mapping
12 85 (4.80%) Validation
13 81 (4.57%) Data Cleansing
14 79 (4.46%) Data Architecture
15 73 (4.12%) Data Governance
16 72 (4.07%) CRM
17 69 (3.90%) Logical Data Model
18 67 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
19 58 (3.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 688 (38.85%) SQL
2 95 (5.36%) VBA
3 71 (4.01%) PL/SQL
4 66 (3.73%) T-SQL
4 66 (3.73%) Java
5 58 (3.27%) C#
6 39 (2.20%) Python
7 36 (2.03%) VB
8 32 (1.81%) C
9 24 (1.36%) C++
10 22 (1.24%) R
11 21 (1.19%) Perl
12 20 (1.13%) JavaScript
12 20 (1.13%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.51%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.40%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.40%) Apex Code
14 7 (0.40%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.34%) VB6
16 5 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 151 (8.53%) Degree
2 78 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.19%) ISEB
5 11 (0.62%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.51%) PMP
7 8 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.34%) ACCA
9 5 (0.28%) CIMA
9 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.23%) MCSE
11 3 (0.17%) MBA
11 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.11%) IIBA
12 2 (0.11%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.14%) Data Quality
2 90 (5.08%) QA
3 13 (0.73%) SLA
4 9 (0.51%) COREP
5 8 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.45%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.40%) Basel III
6 7 (0.40%) FATCA
7 6 (0.34%) EMIR
7 6 (0.34%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.28%) CDISC
9 3 (0.17%) FINREP
10 2 (0.11%) UCITS
10 2 (0.11%) Basel II
10 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.056%) COBIT
11 1 (0.056%) MiFID
11 1 (0.056%) DO-160
11 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (0.45%) Control-M
2 6 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
3 4 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.17%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.11%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.056%) WSUS
6 1 (0.056%) Nagios
Vendors
1 278 (15.70%) Oracle
2 265 (14.96%) Microsoft
3 82 (4.63%) Business Objects
4 77 (4.35%) SAP
5 52 (2.94%) Tableau
6 42 (2.37%) Teradata
7 39 (2.20%) Cognos
7 39 (2.20%) IBM
8 33 (1.86%) Informatica
9 31 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.07%) GoldenSource
11 18 (1.02%) Adobe
12 15 (0.85%) Google
13 14 (0.79%) Trillium
13 14 (0.79%) Verint
14 13 (0.73%) Sybase
14 13 (0.73%) HP
15 12 (0.68%) VMware
16 11 (0.62%) Actimize
16 11 (0.62%) Siebel
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