The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 147 158 152
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 682 595 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.33% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.44% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 365 366
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 28
Average hourly rate £18.38 £17.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £33.50 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £14.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +19.98%
Data Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42131 41322 38316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.67% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26842 25081 22205
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1651 1833 2326
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.09 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the England region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the England region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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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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 +43 331 £400 +0.62% 84
South East -25 118 £300 +9.09% 30
South West -3 53 £325 -3.70% 15
East of England -4 41 £328 -5.07% 7
East Midlands +34 39 £300 -31.42% 4
North West +6 39 £300 -3.22% 15
West Midlands -14 37 £313 -3.10% 8
Yorkshire -5 20 £238 -26.92% 16
North East -12 2 £388 +121.42% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 616 (44.22%) SQL
2 448 (32.16%) Data Analysis
3 420 (30.15%) Finance
4 292 (20.96%) MS Excel
5 288 (20.67%) Migration
6 272 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
7 241 (17.30%) Data Migration
8 224 (16.08%) Data Modelling
9 211 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 194 (13.93%) Banking
11 174 (12.49%) Business Intelligence
12 172 (12.35%) SQL Server
13 150 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
13 150 (10.77%) Analytics
14 141 (10.12%) ETL
15 134 (9.62%) Oracle
16 125 (8.97%) Data Management
16 125 (8.97%) Business Analysis
17 122 (8.76%) Data Quality
18 120 (8.61%) SAS
19 105 (7.54%) VBA
19 105 (7.54%) Data Mapping
20 104 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
21 97 (6.96%) Data Cleansing
22 96 (6.89%) SAP
23 91 (6.53%) MS PowerPoint
23 91 (6.53%) Marketing
24 90 (6.46%) Business Objects
25 88 (6.32%) Validation
26 86 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 120 (8.61%) SAS
2 46 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.14%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.14%) CMS
5 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.072%) WordPress
6 1 (0.072%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.072%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.072%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.072%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.072%) CICS
Applications
1 292 (20.96%) MS Excel
2 91 (6.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 77 (5.53%) MS Office
4 52 (3.73%) SPSS
5 47 (3.37%) MS Visio
6 28 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.50%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.50%) MS Project
8 4 (0.29%) FastStats
9 1 (0.072%) Weka
9 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.072%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (1.44%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.72%) Maximo
2 10 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.65%) SAP SD
4 8 (0.57%) SAP MM
4 8 (0.57%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.22%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.14%) Agresso
9 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.14%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.14%) Force.com
3 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.072%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.072%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.43%) LAN
1 6 (0.43%) Internet
2 5 (0.36%) Firewall
2 5 (0.36%) MPLS
2 5 (0.36%) WAN
3 4 (0.29%) Intranet
4 3 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (0.22%) Wireless
4 3 (0.22%) DSL
4 3 (0.22%) FTP
4 3 (0.22%) VPN
4 3 (0.22%) SNA
5 2 (0.14%) PSTN
5 2 (0.14%) UMTS
5 2 (0.14%) VoIP
5 2 (0.14%) ATM
5 2 (0.14%) GPRS
5 2 (0.14%) GSM
5 2 (0.14%) ISDN
5 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 150 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
3 86 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 86 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 76 (5.46%) MS Access
5 73 (5.24%) Relational Database
6 58 (4.16%) Data Mining
7 42 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (2.30%) QlikView
10 31 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
11 23 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (1.58%) Big Data
13 19 (1.36%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.36%) MySQL
14 15 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (0.86%) Toad
1 12 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (0.79%) LSMW
3 9 (0.65%) JIRA
4 6 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.14%) ERwin
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.072%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.072%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.072%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.072%) Selenium
6 1 (0.072%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 420 (30.15%) Finance
2 194 (13.93%) Banking
3 91 (6.53%) Marketing
4 82 (5.89%) Investment Banking
5 62 (4.45%) Retail
6 50 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.15%) Legal
8 21 (1.51%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.51%) Back Office
9 19 (1.36%) Billing
10 17 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.15%) Advertising
12 14 (1.01%) Front Office
13 11 (0.79%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.72%) Law
15 7 (0.50%) German Language
16 6 (0.43%) Publishing
17 5 (0.36%) Electronics
18 4 (0.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.29%) .NET
2 11 (0.79%) XML
3 9 (0.65%) HTML
4 4 (0.29%) FpML
5 3 (0.22%) Mason
5 3 (0.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.14%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.14%) Web Services
6 2 (0.14%) CSS
6 2 (0.14%) SAP MI
6 2 (0.14%) jQuery
6 2 (0.14%) MDX
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.14%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.072%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.072%) D3.js
7 1 (0.072%) Raphaël
7 1 (0.072%) SciPy
7 1 (0.072%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.072%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 272 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (6.10%) NHS
3 71 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.31%) Data Structures
5 45 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 45 (3.23%) Data Extraction
6 42 (3.02%) Statistics
7 37 (2.66%) Reference Data
8 36 (2.58%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.87%) Visualisation
10 22 (1.58%) FMCG
11 19 (1.36%) Derivative
12 18 (1.29%) Computer Science
12 18 (1.29%) Data Conversion
13 17 (1.22%) Fixed Income
14 12 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.79%) Credit Risk
16 10 (0.72%) Clustering
17 9 (0.65%) Economics
18 7 (0.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.44%) Windows
2 9 (0.65%) UNIX
3 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.22%) Linux
6 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (32.16%) Data Analysis
2 288 (20.67%) Migration
3 241 (17.30%) Data Migration
4 224 (16.08%) Data Modelling
5 174 (12.49%) Business Intelligence
6 150 (10.77%) Analytics
7 141 (10.12%) ETL
8 125 (8.97%) Data Management
8 125 (8.97%) Business Analysis
9 105 (7.54%) Data Mapping
10 104 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 97 (6.96%) Data Cleansing
12 88 (6.32%) Validation
13 79 (5.67%) Data Governance
14 75 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
15 66 (4.74%) Project Management
16 58 (4.16%) CRM
17 47 (3.37%) Data Transformation
18 43 (3.09%) Data Validation
19 42 (3.02%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 616 (44.22%) SQL
2 105 (7.54%) VBA
3 47 (3.37%) T-SQL
3 47 (3.37%) VB
4 36 (2.58%) PL/SQL
5 16 (1.15%) Java
6 12 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 11 (0.79%) C
8 10 (0.72%) R
9 9 (0.65%) VB.NET
10 8 (0.57%) Python
11 6 (0.43%) C#
12 5 (0.36%) Perl
13 4 (0.29%) PHP
14 3 (0.22%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.14%) COBOL
15 2 (0.14%) VBScript
15 2 (0.14%) JCL
15 2 (0.14%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 76 (5.46%) Degree
2 23 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 13 (0.93%) ISEB
4 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (0.43%) HND
5 5 (0.36%) MCP
6 4 (0.29%) ACCA
6 4 (0.29%) CIMA
6 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.22%) HNC
7 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.14%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (0.14%) MBA
8 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) IIBA
9 1 (0.072%) VCP4
9 1 (0.072%) CBAP
9 1 (0.072%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (8.76%) Data Quality
2 59 (4.24%) QA
3 15 (1.08%) SLA
4 12 (0.86%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.22%) FATCA
7 3 (0.22%) Basel II
8 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.072%) EMIR
9 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.65%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
3 4 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.072%) SCCM
5 1 (0.072%) Oozie
5 1 (0.072%) Control-M
Vendors
1 211 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 134 (9.62%) Oracle
3 96 (6.89%) SAP
4 90 (6.46%) Business Objects
5 63 (4.52%) Tableau
6 42 (3.02%) Cognos
7 25 (1.79%) Informatica
8 24 (1.72%) Google
9 21 (1.51%) Teradata
10 20 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.44%) IBM
11 18 (1.29%) Trillium
12 15 (1.08%) Adobe
13 14 (1.01%) HP
13 14 (1.01%) GoldenSource
14 12 (0.86%) Talend
15 11 (0.79%) Cisco
16 10 (0.72%) Siebel
17 8 (0.57%) DataFlux
18 7 (0.50%) Netezza
London
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Rate: £150 - £230 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £326 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Rate: £100 - £180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £401 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + neg
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £280 - £315 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £11 per hour +, temp role initially, possibility to become permanent
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Logix Resourcing (contract)
Posted: 6 days ago