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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 151 154 188
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 797 738 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.52% 1.47% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.59% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 441 334
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.82 £62.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
48505 46468 43912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.58% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31427 28658 26407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1807 1885 1992
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 5 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 -12 388 £425 +6.25% 72
South East +25 152 £365 +12.30% 23
North West -9 53 £325 - 14
East of England +23 52 £425 +21.42% 10
South West -7 47 £350 +7.69% 19
Yorkshire -22 39 £300 -18.64% 9
East Midlands +8 35 £160 -62.35% 7
West Midlands -17 28 £300 +20.00% 11
North East -17 3 £420 +55.55% 3
Midlands -2 1 - -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 756 (47.58%) SQL
2 537 (33.79%) Data Analysis
3 456 (28.70%) Finance
4 334 (21.02%) MS Excel
5 274 (17.24%) Migration
5 274 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 265 (16.68%) Banking
7 259 (16.30%) Microsoft
8 249 (15.67%) Data Modelling
9 220 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
10 214 (13.47%) Data Migration
11 206 (12.96%) SQL Server
12 197 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
13 192 (12.08%) ETL
14 184 (11.58%) Data Management
15 178 (11.20%) Analytics
16 146 (9.19%) Validation
17 143 (9.00%) Data Quality
18 135 (8.50%) Oracle
19 134 (8.43%) VBA
20 131 (8.24%) Business Analysis
21 129 (8.12%) Data Mapping
22 120 (7.55%) SAS
23 117 (7.36%) MS Office
24 111 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
25 105 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 105 (6.61%) SAP
26 103 (6.48%) T-SQL
27 98 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
28 94 (5.92%) Degree

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (7.55%) SAS
2 61 (3.84%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.44%) CMS
3 7 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.31%) Apache
5 5 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 5 (0.31%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.19%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.19%) IIS
7 2 (0.13%) LiveCycle
7 2 (0.13%) Confluence
7 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.063%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.063%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.063%) JBoss
8 1 (0.063%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.063%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.063%) WebSphere
Applications
1 334 (21.02%) MS Excel
2 117 (7.36%) MS Office
3 98 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (3.65%) MS Visio
5 37 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
6 28 (1.76%) SPSS
7 14 (0.88%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.69%) MS Project
9 6 (0.38%) FastStats
10 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.063%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.57%) SAP HCM
3 6 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
3 6 (0.38%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.31%) SAP MDM
4 5 (0.31%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.25%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.19%) Teamcenter
6 3 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.19%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.19%) SAP TEM
6 3 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 2 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.31%) SaaS
5 2 (0.13%) Office 365
5 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.063%) Force.com
6 1 (0.063%) PaaS
6 1 (0.063%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.063%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (0.57%) VoIP
2 9 (0.57%) ATM
2 9 (0.57%) Internet
3 8 (0.50%) LAN
3 8 (0.50%) VLAN
4 7 (0.44%) WAN
5 6 (0.38%) Firewall
6 5 (0.31%) Wireless
6 5 (0.31%) MPLS
6 5 (0.31%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (0.25%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.19%) DNS
8 3 (0.19%) SSL
8 3 (0.19%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.13%) LDAP
10 1 (0.063%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.063%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 197 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
3 105 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (5.41%) Data Mining
6 68 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
7 66 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 65 (4.09%) MS Access
9 53 (3.34%) QlikView
10 51 (3.21%) Big Data
11 50 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 43 (2.71%) Hadoop
13 28 (1.76%) Oracle Database
14 25 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (1.51%) RDBMS
16 22 (1.38%) Base SAS
17 20 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
19 12 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
19 12 (0.76%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 17 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 14 (0.88%) ERwin
4 9 (0.57%) Toad
4 9 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (0.38%) JIRA
6 5 (0.31%) PowerDesigner
6 5 (0.31%) LSMW
7 4 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.19%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.13%) Subversion
9 2 (0.13%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.13%) PVCS
10 1 (0.063%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.063%) Maven
10 1 (0.063%) Selenium
10 1 (0.063%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.063%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.063%) CA Gen
10 1 (0.063%) Kiln
General
1 456 (28.70%) Finance
2 265 (16.68%) Banking
3 89 (5.60%) Retail
4 84 (5.29%) Marketing
5 68 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 59 (3.71%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.39%) Legal
8 24 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 18 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.07%) Front Office
11 14 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.63%) Back Office
13 9 (0.57%) Publishing
14 8 (0.50%) Electronics
14 8 (0.50%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.44%) Automotive
15 7 (0.44%) Law
15 7 (0.44%) Games
16 6 (0.38%) Advertising
16 6 (0.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (2.58%) XML
2 17 (1.07%) .NET
3 11 (0.69%) HTML
3 11 (0.69%) Java EE
4 10 (0.63%) MDX
5 9 (0.57%) Web Services
6 8 (0.50%) FpML
7 7 (0.44%) CSS
8 6 (0.38%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.31%) REST
10 4 (0.25%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (0.25%) SOAP
10 4 (0.25%) XSLT
10 4 (0.25%) ODBC
10 4 (0.25%) Lucene
10 4 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (0.25%) JSON
11 3 (0.19%) RESTful
11 3 (0.19%) ADO.NET
11 3 (0.19%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 274 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 66 (4.15%) Data Structures
4 65 (4.09%) Statistics
5 55 (3.46%) Visualisation
6 52 (3.27%) Reference Data
7 51 (3.21%) Data Extraction
8 47 (2.96%) Data Integration
8 47 (2.96%) NHS
9 36 (2.27%) Fixed Income
10 32 (2.01%) Data Centre
11 27 (1.70%) Credit Risk
12 24 (1.51%) Mathematics
13 22 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 19 (1.20%) Learning Management System
15 17 (1.07%) FMCG
15 17 (1.07%) Equities
16 13 (0.82%) GIS
17 12 (0.76%) Derivative
18 10 (0.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (2.52%) Windows
2 20 (1.26%) UNIX
3 18 (1.13%) Windows 7
4 11 (0.69%) Linux
5 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
5 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.063%) SUSE
7 1 (0.063%) Android
7 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (33.79%) Data Analysis
2 274 (17.24%) Migration
3 249 (15.67%) Data Modelling
4 220 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
5 214 (13.47%) Data Migration
6 192 (12.08%) ETL
7 184 (11.58%) Data Management
8 178 (11.20%) Analytics
9 146 (9.19%) Validation
10 131 (8.24%) Business Analysis
11 129 (8.12%) Data Mapping
12 111 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 89 (5.60%) Data Cleansing
13 89 (5.60%) Data Governance
14 87 (5.48%) Data Validation
14 87 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (5.29%) CRM
16 73 (4.59%) Project Management
17 53 (3.34%) Asset Management
18 50 (3.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 756 (47.58%) SQL
2 134 (8.43%) VBA
3 103 (6.48%) T-SQL
4 35 (2.20%) R
5 34 (2.14%) Java
5 34 (2.14%) PL/SQL
6 33 (2.08%) VB
7 26 (1.64%) Python
8 13 (0.82%) C
9 11 (0.69%) C#
10 8 (0.50%) MATLAB
11 7 (0.44%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.44%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.38%) Perl
12 6 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.31%) C++
13 5 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.25%) XPath
14 4 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (5.92%) Degree
2 47 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.82%) CCNA
4 13 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (0.57%) ISEB
6 6 (0.38%) CCNP
7 5 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.31%) PhD
8 4 (0.25%) CISSP
8 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.19%) PMP
9 3 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.19%) CISMP
9 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.13%) ACCA
10 2 (0.13%) CIMA
10 2 (0.13%) CCDA
10 2 (0.13%) CCDP
10 2 (0.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (9.00%) Data Quality
2 43 (2.71%) QA
3 31 (1.95%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.25%) SLA
6 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.13%) Basel II
7 2 (0.13%) FATCA
7 2 (0.13%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.063%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.063%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.063%) EMIR
8 1 (0.063%) GAAP
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.063%) COBIT
8 1 (0.063%) MiFID
8 1 (0.063%) Basel III
System Software
1 20 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.063%) Docker
2 1 (0.063%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.25%) Jitterbit
4 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.063%) Oozie
5 1 (0.063%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.063%) Control-M
5 1 (0.063%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 259 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 135 (8.50%) Oracle
3 105 (6.61%) SAP
4 60 (3.78%) Informatica
5 54 (3.40%) Tableau
6 28 (1.76%) Cognos
7 26 (1.64%) Teradata
8 22 (1.38%) Cisco
9 19 (1.20%) Google
10 18 (1.13%) Trillium
10 18 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (1.07%) IBM
11 17 (1.07%) Talend
12 15 (0.94%) Bloomberg
13 14 (0.88%) GoldenSource
14 12 (0.76%) Alteryx
14 12 (0.76%) Adobe
15 11 (0.69%) Omniture
16 10 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (0.63%) Reuters
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
JM
Rate: v. competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Data Inc UK Ltd
Rate: Market Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Venturi
Rate: V.Good Day Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
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