The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
UK / England
Rank 192 182 154
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 534 617 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.29% 1.35% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.42% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 404 442
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £184 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 41
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.20 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £23.90 £36.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.31 £17.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.91% +1.47%

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 311 £400 - 48
South East -1 81 £356 +4.01% 17
West Midlands -10 33 £225 -25.00% 13
East Midlands +14 27 £250 -9.09% 3
North West +7 26 £315 -7.35% 5
South West -9 18 £313 -21.87% 3
East of England -11 18 £279 -34.41% 11
Yorkshire -17 18 £350 +16.66% 4
North East -24 2 £438 -8.85% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 525 (46.63%) SQL
2 367 (32.59%) Data Analysis
3 317 (28.15%) Finance
4 236 (20.96%) Data Modelling
5 219 (19.45%) Migration
6 215 (19.09%) Data Quality
7 196 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
8 186 (16.52%) Business Intelligence
9 165 (14.65%) Data Migration
9 165 (14.65%) Analytics
10 155 (13.77%) Data Management
11 153 (13.59%) MS Excel
12 146 (12.97%) Oracle
13 145 (12.88%) ETL
14 141 (12.52%) Banking
15 140 (12.43%) Data Warehouse
16 130 (11.55%) Microsoft
17 122 (10.83%) SQL Server
18 110 (9.77%) Python
19 99 (8.79%) SAP
20 98 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
21 92 (8.17%) Degree
22 91 (8.08%) Data Cleansing
23 89 (7.90%) SAS
24 80 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
25 77 (6.84%) R
26 74 (6.57%) Data Analytics
27 73 (6.48%) Data Mapping
28 72 (6.39%) Retail
29 71 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 89 (7.90%) SAS
2 32 (2.84%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.80%) Confluence
5 7 (0.62%) Apache
6 3 (0.27%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.27%) ArcGIS
6 3 (0.27%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.27%) Smallworld
7 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.089%) Documentum
8 1 (0.089%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 153 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 69 (6.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 57 (5.06%) MS Office
4 55 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
5 24 (2.13%) SPSS
6 11 (0.98%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.62%) MS Project
8 5 (0.44%) Stata
9 1 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.089%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 27 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.98%) Maximo
3 11 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.80%) FastStats
5 7 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.53%) Eagle PACE
6 6 (0.53%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.53%) SAP PM
7 5 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.36%) ResourceLink
8 4 (0.36%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.36%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.36%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.36%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.24%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.44%) SaaS
4 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.36%) Office 365
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.089%) AdWords
7 1 (0.089%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.089%) Force.com
7 1 (0.089%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.089%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.089%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.089%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.98%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.62%) Firewall
2 7 (0.62%) LAN
2 7 (0.62%) WAN
2 7 (0.62%) Wireless
3 5 (0.44%) DHCP
3 5 (0.44%) MPLS
3 5 (0.44%) VLAN
4 4 (0.36%) Internet
5 2 (0.18%) Intranet
5 2 (0.18%) LDAP
5 2 (0.18%) SAN
6 1 (0.089%) NAS
6 1 (0.089%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.089%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (12.43%) Data Warehouse
2 122 (10.83%) SQL Server
3 71 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (6.04%) Big Data
5 61 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 56 (4.97%) Hadoop
7 53 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (3.82%) DB2
9 40 (3.55%) Data Mining
10 31 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
11 30 (2.66%) NoSQL
12 28 (2.49%) Power BI
13 27 (2.40%) Apache Hive
14 25 (2.22%) QlikView
15 23 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (1.60%) DataStage
16 18 (1.60%) MS Access
16 18 (1.60%) MySQL
17 17 (1.51%) Oracle Database
18 15 (1.33%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 25 (2.22%) ERwin
2 17 (1.51%) JIRA
3 16 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (0.53%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.27%) AccuRev
6 3 (0.27%) Selenium
7 2 (0.18%) git-flow
7 2 (0.18%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.18%) Toad
7 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.089%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.089%) LSMW
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle Forms
General
1 317 (28.15%) Finance
2 141 (12.52%) Banking
3 72 (6.39%) Retail
4 58 (5.15%) Marketing
5 53 (4.71%) Investment Banking
6 32 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.33%) Advertising
8 15 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.24%) Legal
10 12 (1.07%) Law
11 10 (0.89%) Back Office
11 10 (0.89%) General Ledger
12 9 (0.80%) Electronics
13 8 (0.71%) Front Office
13 8 (0.71%) Publishing
14 6 (0.53%) Billing
15 5 (0.44%) French Language
15 5 (0.44%) German Language
15 5 (0.44%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.66%) XML
2 14 (1.24%) HTML
3 9 (0.80%) JSON
3 9 (0.80%) Web Services
4 8 (0.71%) Kafka
4 8 (0.71%) Regular Expression
5 7 (0.62%) .NET
5 7 (0.62%) J2EE
5 7 (0.62%) XML Schema
6 6 (0.53%) ELK Stack
6 6 (0.53%) JDBC
6 6 (0.53%) RESTful
6 6 (0.53%) Servlets
6 6 (0.53%) XML Messaging
7 4 (0.36%) COM
7 4 (0.36%) CSS
7 4 (0.36%) Mason
7 4 (0.36%) MDX
7 4 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 196 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.22%) Statistics
3 67 (5.95%) Visualisation
4 49 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 46 (4.09%) Data Structures
6 36 (3.20%) Data Integration
7 33 (2.93%) Data Extraction
8 26 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (2.31%) Reference Data
9 24 (2.13%) Mathematics
10 21 (1.87%) NHS
11 18 (1.60%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.51%) Computer Science
12 17 (1.51%) Economics
12 17 (1.51%) FMCG
13 15 (1.33%) Equities
14 13 (1.15%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.98%) Data Conversion
16 8 (0.71%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.31%) Linux
1 26 (2.31%) Unix
2 22 (1.95%) Windows
3 4 (0.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.18%) Android
4 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.089%) Solaris
5 1 (0.089%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.089%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (32.59%) Data Analysis
2 236 (20.96%) Data Modelling
3 219 (19.45%) Migration
4 186 (16.52%) Business Intelligence
5 165 (14.65%) Analytics
5 165 (14.65%) Data Migration
6 155 (13.77%) Data Management
7 145 (12.88%) ETL
8 98 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (8.08%) Data Cleansing
10 80 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (6.57%) Data Analytics
12 73 (6.48%) Data Mapping
13 69 (6.13%) CRM
14 62 (5.51%) Business Analysis
15 60 (5.33%) ERP
16 57 (5.06%) Validation
17 53 (4.71%) Data Governance
18 44 (3.91%) Data Visualisation
19 43 (3.82%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 525 (46.63%) SQL
2 110 (9.77%) Python
3 77 (6.84%) R
4 65 (5.77%) VBA
5 34 (3.02%) T-SQL
6 25 (2.22%) C++
7 24 (2.13%) Java
8 20 (1.78%) PL/SQL
9 15 (1.33%) JavaScript
10 13 (1.15%) Perl
11 12 (1.07%) C#
12 10 (0.89%) C
12 10 (0.89%) MATLAB
13 7 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.62%) Scala
13 7 (0.62%) VB
14 5 (0.44%) PHP
14 5 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.27%) Go
15 3 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 92 (8.17%) Degree
2 36 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.80%) PhD
5 7 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (0.44%) ISEB
7 4 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.36%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.18%) CFA
8 2 (0.18%) CIMA
8 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) PMP
8 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.089%) ACCA
9 1 (0.089%) HND
9 1 (0.089%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.089%) MCP
9 1 (0.089%) MCSE
9 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (19.09%) Data Quality
2 22 (1.95%) QA
3 18 (1.60%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.62%) GDPR
4 7 (0.62%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.36%) SLA
7 3 (0.27%) MiFID
8 2 (0.18%) Basel II
8 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.089%) GAAP
9 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.089%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.62%) Apache Flume
3 6 (0.53%) HDFS
4 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.089%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.089%) Firmware
5 1 (0.089%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (0.71%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 6 (0.53%) Rsyslog
3 3 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.18%) Ansible
4 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.089%) Ambari
5 1 (0.089%) Oozie
5 1 (0.089%) SCCM
5 1 (0.089%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 146 (12.97%) Oracle
2 130 (11.55%) Microsoft
3 99 (8.79%) SAP
4 63 (5.60%) Tableau
5 43 (3.82%) Teradata
6 31 (2.75%) Sybase
7 30 (2.66%) Cognos
8 20 (1.78%) Google
8 20 (1.78%) Netezza
9 19 (1.69%) Bloomberg
9 19 (1.69%) Informatica
10 16 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.42%) Talend
11 14 (1.24%) Reuters
12 9 (0.80%) Adobe
12 9 (0.80%) Cisco
12 9 (0.80%) GoldenSource
13 8 (0.71%) Ab Initio
13 8 (0.71%) IBM
13 8 (0.71%) JD Edwards
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £20.97 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Webrecruit
Rate: Up to £24,240 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Rate: £17 - £20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 days ago