The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 147 174 162
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 711 535 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.15% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.24% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 333 400
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £569 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 43
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.55 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £27.00 £29.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.88 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -6.61%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Data Analyst
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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 +41 384 £400 - 66
South East -6 105 £325 -7.14% 23
South West +4 46 £325 +25.60% 26
North West +25 43 £323 -0.76% 24
West Midlands +7 43 £275 -31.25% 15
Yorkshire +8 36 £375 +21.95% 8
East of England -19 32 £368 +17.60% 8
East Midlands +10 16 £425 +46.55% 3
North East -18 2 £270 -6.08% 2
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 649 (45.10%) SQL
2 482 (33.50%) Data Analysis
3 385 (26.75%) Finance
4 263 (18.28%) MS Excel
5 246 (17.10%) Migration
6 217 (15.08%) SQL Server
7 213 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
8 212 (14.73%) Data Modelling
9 208 (14.45%) Data Migration
10 196 (13.62%) Banking
11 181 (12.58%) Microsoft
12 169 (11.74%) ETL
13 167 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
13 167 (11.61%) Data Management
14 162 (11.26%) Oracle
15 153 (10.63%) Analytics
16 138 (9.59%) SAP
17 124 (8.62%) Data Quality
18 116 (8.06%) Business Analysis
19 111 (7.71%) Data Cleansing
20 109 (7.57%) VBA
20 109 (7.57%) Data Mining
21 105 (7.30%) SAS
22 102 (7.09%) Data Mapping
23 95 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 92 (6.39%) Marketing
24 92 (6.39%) Validation
25 90 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
26 87 (6.05%) MS Access
27 80 (5.56%) Business Objects

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 105 (7.30%) SAS
2 45 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 12 (0.83%) Apache Pig
4 8 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (0.49%) CMS
6 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.069%) WordPress
7 1 (0.069%) Confluence
7 1 (0.069%) IIS
7 1 (0.069%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.069%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.069%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 263 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 69 (4.79%) MS Office
3 47 (3.27%) Spreadsheet
4 45 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (2.92%) SPSS
6 34 (2.36%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.76%) PowerPivot
8 10 (0.69%) MS Project
9 3 (0.21%) FastStats
10 2 (0.14%) Gephi
10 2 (0.14%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.069%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (1.04%) SAP FI
1 15 (1.04%) Markit EDM
2 14 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (0.97%) SAP CO
3 13 (0.90%) SAP SD
4 12 (0.83%) RMDS
4 12 (0.83%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.56%) SAP HR
7 8 (0.56%) SAP SRM
7 8 (0.56%) Maximo
8 7 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.42%) SAP PP
10 4 (0.28%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.28%) SAP SCM
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.21%) SAP FSCM
11 3 (0.21%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.21%) Taleo
3 2 (0.14%) Heroku
3 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.32%) Firewall
2 11 (0.76%) Internet
3 7 (0.49%) LDAP
3 7 (0.49%) LAN
4 6 (0.42%) WAN
4 6 (0.42%) FTP
5 4 (0.28%) Intranet
6 3 (0.21%) DWDM
6 3 (0.21%) SDH
7 2 (0.14%) MPLS
7 2 (0.14%) VoIP
7 2 (0.14%) Extranet
7 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.14%) Nortel Meridian
7 2 (0.14%) VLAN
7 2 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.14%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.069%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.069%) FirePass
8 1 (0.069%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 213 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
3 109 (7.57%) Data Mining
4 95 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 87 (6.05%) MS Access
6 66 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 57 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (2.71%) Big Data
9 37 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 36 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (1.88%) QlikView
13 25 (1.74%) Hadoop
13 25 (1.74%) MySQL
14 21 (1.46%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.46%) Data Mart
15 18 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (1.18%) Apache Hive
17 16 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (0.83%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 19 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (0.63%) LSMW
3 7 (0.49%) JIRA
3 7 (0.49%) Toad
4 6 (0.42%) ERwin
5 4 (0.28%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.21%) Subversion
6 3 (0.21%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.14%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.069%) ProC
General
1 385 (26.75%) Finance
2 196 (13.62%) Banking
3 92 (6.39%) Marketing
4 73 (5.07%) Investment Banking
5 62 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 61 (4.24%) Retail
7 24 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.18%) Front Office
9 17 (1.18%) Back Office
9 17 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.04%) Local Government
11 12 (0.83%) Games
12 11 (0.76%) Advertising
13 9 (0.63%) Publishing
13 9 (0.63%) Legal
13 9 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.63%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.15%) XML
2 21 (1.46%) .NET
3 13 (0.90%) Middleware
4 11 (0.76%) MDX
5 10 (0.69%) MapReduce
6 8 (0.56%) HTML
6 8 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (0.56%) XSD
7 7 (0.49%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.28%) FpML
9 3 (0.21%) SOAP
9 3 (0.21%) Web Services
9 3 (0.21%) ADO
9 3 (0.21%) Mason
10 2 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.14%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.14%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.14%) REST
10 2 (0.14%) J2EE
10 2 (0.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.28%) NHS
2 73 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 63 (4.38%) Data Extraction
4 49 (3.41%) Statistics
5 48 (3.34%) Mathematics
6 47 (3.27%) Visualisation
7 34 (2.36%) Reference Data
8 28 (1.95%) Credit Risk
9 25 (1.74%) Data Integration
10 20 (1.39%) Economics
11 19 (1.32%) FMCG
12 18 (1.25%) Derivative
13 17 (1.18%) Computer Science
13 17 (1.18%) Fixed Income
14 16 (1.11%) CMDB
14 16 (1.11%) Market Risk
15 13 (0.90%) Equities
16 12 (0.83%) Data Conversion
17 10 (0.69%) CESG
18 9 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (2.15%) Windows
2 21 (1.46%) Linux
3 20 (1.39%) UNIX
4 2 (0.14%) Solaris
4 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.069%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.069%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (33.50%) Data Analysis
2 246 (17.10%) Migration
3 212 (14.73%) Data Modelling
4 208 (14.45%) Data Migration
5 169 (11.74%) ETL
6 167 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
6 167 (11.61%) Data Management
7 153 (10.63%) Analytics
8 116 (8.06%) Business Analysis
9 111 (7.71%) Data Cleansing
10 102 (7.09%) Data Mapping
11 92 (6.39%) Validation
12 90 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 62 (4.31%) Project Management
14 50 (3.47%) Asset Management
15 48 (3.34%) ITIL
16 46 (3.20%) User Acceptance Testing
17 44 (3.06%) Data Governance
18 43 (2.99%) CRM
19 39 (2.71%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 649 (45.10%) SQL
2 109 (7.57%) VBA
3 75 (5.21%) T-SQL
4 40 (2.78%) VB
5 33 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 29 (2.02%) R
7 19 (1.32%) Java
7 19 (1.32%) Python
8 12 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 12 (0.83%) Perl
9 11 (0.76%) C
10 10 (0.69%) C#
11 8 (0.56%) Ruby
12 7 (0.49%) VBScript
13 6 (0.42%) MATLAB
13 6 (0.42%) Scala
14 5 (0.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.28%) PHP
16 3 (0.21%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 76 (5.28%) Degree
2 51 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (0.76%) PhD
6 10 (0.69%) ISEB
7 8 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.42%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.35%) ACCA
9 5 (0.35%) CIMA
9 5 (0.35%) IIBA
9 5 (0.35%) CBAP
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.14%) CCNA
11 1 (0.069%) HND
11 1 (0.069%) PMP
11 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.069%) APMP
11 1 (0.069%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.069%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (8.62%) Data Quality
2 47 (3.27%) QA
3 9 (0.63%) SLA
4 6 (0.42%) EMIR
4 6 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.35%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.35%) Basel II
6 4 (0.28%) Basel III
6 4 (0.28%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.21%) COREP
7 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.14%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) FINREP
8 2 (0.14%) P3O
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.069%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.069%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.28%) SCCM
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 181 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 162 (11.26%) Oracle
3 138 (9.59%) SAP
4 80 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 52 (3.61%) Tableau
6 40 (2.78%) Teradata
7 32 (2.22%) Informatica
8 27 (1.88%) Cognos
9 25 (1.74%) Bloomberg
10 24 (1.67%) Trillium
11 19 (1.32%) Reuters
11 19 (1.32%) Talend
12 18 (1.25%) Ab Initio
13 17 (1.18%) Google
14 15 (1.04%) Remedy
15 14 (0.97%) IBM
16 11 (0.76%) Citrix
16 11 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.76%) Neolane
17 10 (0.69%) Netezza
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Salary negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mason Frank International
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: V.Good Day Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: Negotiable (depending on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ITF Solutions
Rate: £18 - £19 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £8 to £10 per hour 6 Month Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago