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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 158 171 150
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 713 601 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.41% 1.27% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.37% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 356 368
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£330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 30
Average hourly rate £17.60 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.30 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £33.20 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +22.03%
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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +39 362 £375 +1.69% 57
South East -14 136 £300 +0.16% 31
South West +5 61 £325 - 6
North West +10 46 £275 -11.29% 11
West Midlands -27 34 £300 -8.39% 5
East of England -15 33 £328 -6.42% 11
East Midlands +13 23 £275 -21.42% 9
Yorkshire -15 16 £275 -15.38% 2
Midlands - - - -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 671 (46.73%) SQL
2 468 (32.59%) Data Analysis
3 434 (30.22%) Finance
4 301 (20.96%) MS Excel
5 300 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
6 273 (19.01%) Migration
7 228 (15.88%) Data Modelling
8 223 (15.53%) Data Migration
9 222 (15.46%) Microsoft
10 198 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 195 (13.58%) Banking
12 194 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
13 179 (12.47%) Data Warehouse
14 162 (11.28%) Analytics
15 149 (10.38%) ETL
16 139 (9.68%) Data Management
17 136 (9.47%) SAS
18 131 (9.12%) Oracle
19 127 (8.84%) Business Analysis
20 116 (8.08%) VBA
21 114 (7.94%) Marketing
21 114 (7.94%) Data Quality
22 108 (7.52%) Data Cleansing
23 105 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
24 100 (6.96%) Data Mapping
25 99 (6.89%) SAP
26 96 (6.69%) Validation
27 93 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 87 (6.06%) Business Objects
29 86 (5.99%) MS Access

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 136 (9.47%) SAS
2 52 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.28%) Apache Pig
3 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.14%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.14%) CMS
5 2 (0.14%) Confluence
5 2 (0.14%) WordPress
6 1 (0.070%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.070%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.070%) CICS
6 1 (0.070%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.070%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 301 (20.96%) MS Excel
2 86 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 73 (5.08%) MS Office
4 53 (3.69%) SPSS
5 42 (2.92%) MS Visio
6 32 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.70%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.49%) FastStats
9 6 (0.42%) MS Project
10 1 (0.070%) Weka
10 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.070%) Stata
Business Applications
1 24 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 15 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.70%) Maximo
4 8 (0.56%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.49%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.28%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.28%) SAP PP
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.21%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.21%) RMDS
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.14%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.14%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.28%) SaaS
2 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.14%) Force.com
3 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.070%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.070%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.49%) WAN
1 7 (0.49%) LAN
1 7 (0.49%) MPLS
2 6 (0.42%) Internet
2 6 (0.42%) FTP
3 4 (0.28%) Firewall
3 4 (0.28%) VoIP
4 3 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (0.21%) DSL
4 3 (0.21%) Wireless
5 2 (0.14%) VLAN
5 2 (0.14%) 2G
5 2 (0.14%) 3G
5 2 (0.14%) Intranet
5 2 (0.14%) SNA
5 2 (0.14%) PSTN
5 2 (0.14%) UMTS
5 2 (0.14%) ATM
5 2 (0.14%) Broadband
5 2 (0.14%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 179 (12.47%) Data Warehouse
3 93 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (5.99%) MS Access
5 81 (5.64%) Relational Database
6 77 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 76 (5.29%) Data Mining
8 40 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (2.51%) Crystal Reports
10 34 (2.37%) QlikView
11 33 (2.30%) Big Data
12 29 (2.02%) MySQL
13 27 (1.88%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.60%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.53%) Oracle Database
16 20 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
18 15 (1.04%) Base SAS
19 14 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (0.63%) Toad
3 8 (0.56%) JIRA
4 5 (0.35%) LSMW
5 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.14%) ERwin
8 1 (0.070%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.070%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.070%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.070%) Selenium
General
1 434 (30.22%) Finance
2 195 (13.58%) Banking
3 114 (7.94%) Marketing
4 77 (5.36%) Investment Banking
5 66 (4.60%) Retail
6 61 (4.25%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.02%) Legal
8 28 (1.95%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.53%) Back Office
10 17 (1.18%) Billing
11 16 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.97%) Front Office
13 12 (0.84%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.84%) Advertising
14 7 (0.49%) German Language
15 6 (0.42%) Local Government
15 6 (0.42%) Electronics
15 6 (0.42%) Publishing
16 5 (0.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.39%) .NET
2 11 (0.77%) XML
3 10 (0.70%) HTML
4 7 (0.49%) FpML
5 6 (0.42%) Mason
6 4 (0.28%) MDX
7 2 (0.14%) SAP MI
7 2 (0.14%) Web Services
7 2 (0.14%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.14%) CSS
7 2 (0.14%) jQuery
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.14%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.070%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.070%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.070%) Google Maps API
8 1 (0.070%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.070%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.070%) REST
8 1 (0.070%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 300 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.08%) NHS
3 69 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 65 (4.53%) Data Structures
5 55 (3.83%) Statistics
6 52 (3.62%) Data Extraction
7 48 (3.34%) Data Integration
8 47 (3.27%) Mathematics
9 30 (2.09%) Visualisation
10 29 (2.02%) Reference Data
11 20 (1.39%) Data Conversion
12 19 (1.32%) Fixed Income
12 19 (1.32%) Computer Science
13 15 (1.04%) FMCG
13 15 (1.04%) Economics
14 14 (0.97%) Derivative
15 13 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.77%) Credit Risk
16 11 (0.77%) Equities
17 10 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (1.67%) Windows
2 8 (0.56%) UNIX
2 8 (0.56%) Linux
2 8 (0.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
3 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.070%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (32.59%) Data Analysis
2 273 (19.01%) Migration
3 228 (15.88%) Data Modelling
4 223 (15.53%) Data Migration
5 194 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 162 (11.28%) Analytics
7 149 (10.38%) ETL
8 139 (9.68%) Data Management
9 127 (8.84%) Business Analysis
10 108 (7.52%) Data Cleansing
11 105 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 100 (6.96%) Data Mapping
13 96 (6.69%) Validation
14 79 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
15 68 (4.74%) CRM
16 65 (4.53%) Data Governance
17 64 (4.46%) Project Management
18 47 (3.27%) Data Transformation
19 43 (2.99%) Data Validation
20 41 (2.86%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 671 (46.73%) SQL
2 116 (8.08%) VBA
3 57 (3.97%) T-SQL
4 47 (3.27%) VB
5 33 (2.30%) PL/SQL
6 16 (1.11%) Java
7 13 (0.91%) JavaScript
8 12 (0.84%) Python
8 12 (0.84%) R
9 11 (0.77%) C
10 8 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.49%) PHP
12 6 (0.42%) C#
12 6 (0.42%) Perl
13 3 (0.21%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.21%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.14%) Ruby
14 2 (0.14%) VBScript
14 2 (0.14%) ABAP
15 1 (0.070%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (5.57%) Degree
2 32 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (0.63%) ISEB
6 8 (0.56%) CIMA
6 8 (0.56%) ACCA
7 7 (0.49%) PhD
8 6 (0.42%) HND
9 5 (0.35%) MCP
9 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.28%) IIBA
10 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.21%) CBAP
11 3 (0.21%) HNC
12 2 (0.14%) Avaya Certification
12 2 (0.14%) CCNA
12 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.070%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.94%) Data Quality
2 61 (4.25%) QA
3 16 (1.11%) SLA
4 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.42%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.28%) Basel II
7 3 (0.21%) FATCA
7 3 (0.21%) EMIR
7 3 (0.21%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.070%) Basel III
9 1 (0.070%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (0.77%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
3 4 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.070%) SCCM
4 1 (0.070%) Oozie
Vendors
1 222 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 131 (9.12%) Oracle
3 99 (6.89%) SAP
4 87 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 75 (5.22%) Tableau
6 49 (3.41%) Cognos
7 28 (1.95%) Teradata
7 28 (1.95%) Google
8 25 (1.74%) Informatica
9 23 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.39%) IBM
11 18 (1.25%) Adobe
12 17 (1.18%) Trillium
13 16 (1.11%) Talend
14 14 (0.97%) HP
15 12 (0.84%) Neolane
16 11 (0.77%) GoldenSource
16 11 (0.77%) Ab Initio
17 10 (0.70%) Cisco
18 9 (0.63%) Siebel
Richmond, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £180 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480 - £535 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago