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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 141 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 805 722 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.59% 1.46% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.57% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 456 434
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £193 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.69% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 37
Average hourly rate £18.74 £17.25 £16.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.60% +5.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £47.45 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -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
46777 45849 40413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.43% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28979 28587 23731
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1836 1861 2074
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -16 363 £425 +13.33% 80
South East +18 165 £375 +17.18% 22
Yorkshire +52 73 £325 -13.33% 12
North West +4 67 £350 +55.55% 11
West Midlands +8 41 £325 -3.70% 6
South West -5 41 £325 - 11
East of England -11 37 £400 +23.07% 8
East Midlands -9 17 £160 -46.66% 6
North East -3 3 £180 -28.00% 2
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 668 (44.12%) SQL
2 529 (34.94%) Data Analysis
3 440 (29.06%) Finance
4 298 (19.68%) Migration
5 284 (18.76%) MS Excel
6 282 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
7 248 (16.38%) Data Modelling
8 237 (15.65%) Data Migration
9 222 (14.66%) Microsoft
10 209 (13.80%) Banking
11 181 (11.96%) ETL
12 171 (11.29%) Data Management
13 168 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
14 165 (10.90%) Analytics
15 157 (10.37%) SQL Server
15 157 (10.37%) Business Analysis
16 149 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
17 143 (9.45%) Oracle
18 142 (9.38%) Data Quality
19 126 (8.32%) Validation
20 123 (8.12%) SAS
20 123 (8.12%) Data Mapping
21 113 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
22 112 (7.40%) VBA
23 106 (7.00%) SAP
24 103 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
25 102 (6.74%) MS Office
26 96 (6.34%) Data Governance
27 92 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
28 86 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 123 (8.12%) SAS
2 42 (2.77%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.26%) CMS
6 3 (0.20%) Confluence
6 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.13%) IIS
7 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.066%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.066%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 284 (18.76%) MS Excel
2 102 (6.74%) MS Office
3 92 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 68 (4.49%) MS Visio
5 34 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
5 34 (2.25%) SPSS
6 14 (0.92%) PowerPivot
7 9 (0.59%) MS Project
8 3 (0.20%) FastStats
9 1 (0.066%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.59%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.53%) SAP MM
3 8 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.40%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
5 5 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.33%) Maximo
5 5 (0.33%) Unica
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.26%) SAP MDM
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.20%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.20%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.13%) SAP APO
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.066%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.066%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.066%) SaaS
6 1 (0.066%) PaaS
6 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.066%) Force.com
6 1 (0.066%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.066%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.86%) LAN
2 11 (0.73%) Internet
3 10 (0.66%) WAN
3 10 (0.66%) VLAN
4 8 (0.53%) MPLS
5 7 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.40%) Firewall
6 6 (0.40%) Wireless
6 6 (0.40%) VoIP
7 5 (0.33%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (0.33%) ATM
8 4 (0.26%) Intranet
8 4 (0.26%) VPN
8 4 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.26%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.20%) FCoE
9 3 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.20%) SAN
9 3 (0.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 149 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
3 86 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 70 (4.62%) Data Mining
7 62 (4.10%) QlikView
8 54 (3.57%) MS Access
9 38 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (2.31%) Big Data
11 26 (1.72%) Hadoop
11 26 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (1.45%) Base SAS
14 21 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 21 (1.39%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 10 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (0.66%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (0.99%) Toad
3 11 (0.73%) LSMW
3 11 (0.73%) JIRA
4 6 (0.40%) ERwin
5 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.066%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.066%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.066%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.066%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.066%) Kiln
7 1 (0.066%) Maven
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.066%) Eclipse
General
1 440 (29.06%) Finance
2 209 (13.80%) Banking
3 77 (5.09%) Retail
4 73 (4.82%) Marketing
5 59 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 57 (3.76%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.05%) Legal
8 22 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.19%) Back Office
10 15 (0.99%) Front Office
11 14 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 12 (0.79%) Law
12 12 (0.79%) Billing
13 10 (0.66%) Advertising
13 10 (0.66%) German Language
14 9 (0.59%) Publishing
15 8 (0.53%) Electronics
15 8 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.53%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.05%) XML
2 16 (1.06%) .NET
2 16 (1.06%) Java EE
3 10 (0.66%) HTML
4 6 (0.40%) CSS
4 6 (0.40%) Web Services
5 5 (0.33%) ODBC
6 4 (0.26%) FpML
6 4 (0.26%) SOAP
6 4 (0.26%) JSON
6 4 (0.26%) MDX
6 4 (0.26%) REST
6 4 (0.26%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.20%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.13%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.13%) SciPy
8 2 (0.13%) HTML5
8 2 (0.13%) Mason
8 2 (0.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 282 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.89%) NHS
3 67 (4.43%) Data Structures
4 63 (4.16%) Management Information System
5 58 (3.83%) Data Integration
5 58 (3.83%) Data Extraction
5 58 (3.83%) Statistics
6 45 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 42 (2.77%) Reference Data
8 31 (2.05%) Mathematics
9 29 (1.92%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.59%) FMCG
11 21 (1.39%) Credit Risk
12 16 (1.06%) Data Conversion
13 15 (0.99%) Derivative
13 15 (0.99%) Computer Science
14 14 (0.92%) Equities
15 10 (0.66%) GIS
16 9 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (1.65%) Windows
2 16 (1.06%) UNIX
3 13 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.33%) Linux
5 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.066%) Android
7 1 (0.066%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (34.94%) Data Analysis
2 298 (19.68%) Migration
3 248 (16.38%) Data Modelling
4 237 (15.65%) Data Migration
5 181 (11.96%) ETL
6 171 (11.29%) Data Management
7 168 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
8 165 (10.90%) Analytics
9 157 (10.37%) Business Analysis
10 126 (8.32%) Validation
11 123 (8.12%) Data Mapping
12 113 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 103 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
14 96 (6.34%) Data Governance
15 80 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
15 80 (5.28%) Project Management
16 67 (4.43%) Data Validation
17 64 (4.23%) CRM
18 56 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
19 43 (2.84%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 668 (44.12%) SQL
2 112 (7.40%) VBA
3 79 (5.22%) T-SQL
4 44 (2.91%) PL/SQL
5 41 (2.71%) VB
6 38 (2.51%) Java
7 28 (1.85%) R
8 18 (1.19%) Python
9 14 (0.92%) C
10 12 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 10 (0.66%) C#
12 9 (0.59%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.46%) MATLAB
13 7 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.26%) VBScript
14 4 (0.26%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.20%) Scala
15 3 (0.20%) Perl
15 3 (0.20%) PHP
16 2 (0.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 80 (5.28%) Degree
2 33 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.92%) ISEB
5 10 (0.66%) CCNA
5 10 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.26%) CISSP
8 3 (0.20%) CISMP
8 3 (0.20%) HNC
8 3 (0.20%) HND
8 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.13%) ACCA
9 2 (0.13%) CIMA
9 2 (0.13%) MBA
9 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.13%) IIBA
10 1 (0.066%) VCP5
10 1 (0.066%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.066%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 43 (2.84%) QA
3 34 (2.25%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.46%) SLA
6 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.13%) GAAP
8 2 (0.13%) FATCA
9 1 (0.066%) EMIR
9 1 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.066%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.066%) MiFID
9 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.066%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.066%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (0.26%) Jitterbit
3 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.20%) Control-M
4 2 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.13%) Oozie
5 1 (0.066%) DBAmp
5 1 (0.066%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.066%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 222 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 143 (9.45%) Oracle
3 106 (7.00%) SAP
4 79 (5.22%) Business Objects
5 59 (3.90%) Tableau
6 42 (2.77%) Informatica
7 38 (2.51%) Cognos
8 24 (1.59%) Cisco
9 23 (1.52%) IBM
10 18 (1.19%) Teradata
11 16 (1.06%) Talend
11 16 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.06%) Google
11 16 (1.06%) GoldenSource
12 12 (0.79%) Trillium
13 11 (0.73%) WorldPay
14 10 (0.66%) Alteryx
15 9 (0.59%) HP
15 9 (0.59%) Bloomberg
16 7 (0.46%) DataFlux
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