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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 200 157 155
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 654 782 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.31% 1.51% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.60% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 548 417
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 23 44
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £11.05 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £31.20 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.80 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +8.57%
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
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -36 294 £400 -5.88% 37
South East +8 150 £350 -6.66% 18
East of England +25 51 £400 -5.88% 11
North West -6 45 £350 +7.69% 18
West Midlands -22 41 £375 +20.00% 7
East Midlands -14 26 £350 +118.75% 1
Yorkshire -18 24 £400 +33.33% 5
South West -26 21 £325 -7.14% 4
North East -31 4 £325 -18.75%
Midlands -2 1 £275 -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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.

1 591 (44.40%) SQL
2 426 (32.01%) Finance
3 405 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 298 (22.39%) Migration
5 249 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
6 247 (18.56%) Data Quality
7 242 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 233 (17.51%) Data Migration
9 203 (15.25%) Oracle
10 194 (14.58%) MS Excel
11 178 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
12 173 (13.00%) Data Management
13 165 (12.40%) Banking
14 146 (10.97%) SQL Server
15 145 (10.89%) Data Warehouse
16 144 (10.82%) SAP
16 144 (10.82%) Analytics
17 142 (10.67%) ETL
18 135 (10.14%) Microsoft
19 116 (8.72%) SAS
20 108 (8.11%) Data Cleansing
21 106 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
22 104 (7.81%) Business Analysis
23 100 (7.51%) Data Mapping
24 98 (7.36%) Degree
25 91 (6.84%) Validation
26 85 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
27 84 (6.31%) Tableau
28 83 (6.24%) Data Governance
29 81 (6.09%) Marketing

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
1 116 (8.72%) SAS
2 25 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 12 (0.90%) Confluence
4 5 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.30%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.30%) CMS
6 2 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (0.15%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.075%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.075%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.075%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.075%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.075%) Moodle
7 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.075%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 194 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 76 (5.71%) MS Office
3 47 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (3.38%) Spreadsheet
5 23 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.73%) SPSS
6 7 (0.53%) MS Project
7 1 (0.075%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 28 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
6 9 (0.68%) SAP HR
7 8 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
7 8 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.45%) FastStats
9 6 (0.45%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
11 4 (0.30%) HFM
11 4 (0.30%) Maximo
11 4 (0.30%) Primavera
11 4 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
11 4 (0.30%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.58%) SuccessFactors
2 13 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.45%) SaaS
4 4 (0.30%) AdWords
4 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.30%) Office 365
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.15%) SmartFocus
6 2 (0.15%) Taleo
7 1 (0.075%) Force.com
7 1 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.075%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.075%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.60%) Internet
2 2 (0.15%) Firewall
2 2 (0.15%) Network Security
2 2 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.075%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.075%) DSL
3 1 (0.075%) LAN
3 1 (0.075%) Multicast
3 1 (0.075%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.075%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.075%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.075%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 145 (10.89%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
5 61 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 58 (4.36%) Data Mining
7 45 (3.38%) QlikView
8 39 (2.93%) Big Data
8 39 (2.93%) MS Access
9 38 (2.85%) MySQL
9 38 (2.85%) Oracle Database
10 30 (2.25%) Hadoop
11 28 (2.10%) IBM InfoSphere
12 22 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (1.50%) DB2
14 19 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (1.50%) JIRA
2 12 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (0.68%) ERwin
5 8 (0.60%) LSMW
6 3 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.075%) Ant
7 1 (0.075%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.075%) Toad
7 1 (0.075%) Visual Studio
General
1 426 (32.01%) Finance
2 165 (12.40%) Banking
3 81 (6.09%) Marketing
4 71 (5.33%) Retail
5 46 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 27 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 19 (1.43%) Back Office
9 18 (1.35%) Legal
10 17 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.28%) Front Office
11 16 (1.20%) Electronics
12 13 (0.98%) Publishing
13 9 (0.68%) Law
14 8 (0.60%) Billing
14 8 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.45%) Advertising
15 6 (0.45%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.45%) Local Government
15 6 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (3.08%) XML
2 23 (1.73%) .NET
3 8 (0.60%) XML Schema
4 7 (0.53%) FpML
5 6 (0.45%) HTML
6 5 (0.38%) D3.js
6 5 (0.38%) JSON
7 4 (0.30%) CSS
7 4 (0.30%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.30%) RESTful
8 3 (0.23%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.23%) SOAP
9 2 (0.15%) BAPI
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.15%) REST
9 2 (0.15%) XSLT
10 1 (0.075%) HTML5
10 1 (0.075%) Mason
10 1 (0.075%) PostGIS
10 1 (0.075%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 249 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (4.43%) Visualisation
3 54 (4.06%) Data Extraction
4 47 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 47 (3.53%) Statistics
5 46 (3.46%) Reference Data
6 42 (3.16%) Data Integration
6 42 (3.16%) Data Structures
7 38 (2.85%) Credit Risk
8 33 (2.48%) Mathematics
9 29 (2.18%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.80%) NHS
11 23 (1.73%) FMCG
12 18 (1.35%) Computer Science
13 14 (1.05%) Equities
14 10 (0.75%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.75%) Learning Management System
15 9 (0.68%) Data Conversion
15 9 (0.68%) Derivative
16 8 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.58%) Windows
2 15 (1.13%) Unix
3 8 (0.60%) Linux
4 3 (0.23%) AIX
5 2 (0.15%) Solaris
5 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.075%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.075%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 298 (22.39%) Migration
3 242 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 233 (17.51%) Data Migration
5 178 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
6 173 (13.00%) Data Management
7 144 (10.82%) Analytics
8 142 (10.67%) ETL
9 108 (8.11%) Data Cleansing
10 106 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 104 (7.81%) Business Analysis
12 100 (7.51%) Data Mapping
13 91 (6.84%) Validation
14 85 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
15 83 (6.24%) Data Governance
16 73 (5.48%) Data Transformation
17 63 (4.73%) CRM
18 51 (3.83%) Data Architecture
19 48 (3.61%) Master Data Management
20 45 (3.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 591 (44.40%) SQL
2 74 (5.56%) VBA
3 54 (4.06%) T-SQL
4 46 (3.46%) PL/SQL
5 29 (2.18%) R
6 25 (1.88%) Java
7 24 (1.80%) Python
8 15 (1.13%) C++
9 14 (1.05%) JavaScript
10 13 (0.98%) C#
11 11 (0.83%) VB
12 8 (0.60%) MATLAB
12 8 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.30%) C
13 4 (0.30%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.23%) Lua
14 3 (0.23%) VBScript
15 2 (0.15%) ABAP
15 2 (0.15%) Perl
15 2 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (7.36%) Degree
2 55 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.13%) CIMA
5 11 (0.83%) ISEB
6 9 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.45%) ACCA
8 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.23%) CCNA
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.15%) CBAP
10 2 (0.15%) HNC
10 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.075%) AAT
11 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.075%) HND
11 1 (0.075%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.075%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (18.56%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.03%) QA
3 12 (0.90%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.75%) ISO20022
5 7 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.38%) Basel II
6 5 (0.38%) MiFID
6 5 (0.38%) SLA
7 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.15%) EMIR
7 2 (0.15%) FATCA
7 2 (0.15%) FINREP
8 1 (0.075%) BS7666
8 1 (0.075%) COREP
8 1 (0.075%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.075%) GxP
8 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.075%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.075%) HDFS
3 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.075%) Samba
3 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (1.05%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.30%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.075%) DBAmp
4 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.075%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 203 (15.25%) Oracle
2 144 (10.82%) SAP
3 135 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 84 (6.31%) Tableau
5 61 (4.58%) Teradata
6 26 (1.95%) Cognos
6 26 (1.95%) IBM
6 26 (1.95%) Trillium
7 23 (1.73%) Bloomberg
8 20 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.20%) Informatica
10 14 (1.05%) Google
11 13 (0.98%) DataFlux
12 12 (0.90%) Alteryx
12 12 (0.90%) Sybase
12 12 (0.90%) Talend
13 10 (0.75%) JD Edwards
14 9 (0.68%) Hyperion
15 8 (0.60%) Netezza
15 8 (0.60%) Reuters
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Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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