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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 183 153 173
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 614 729 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.55% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.64% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 470 375
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 28
Average hourly rate £17.25 £18.69 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +5.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £37.20 £47.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.19 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-9.27% -3.00%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 300 £388 -4.02% 66
South East -11 105 £363 -3.33% 25
South West -9 39 £400 +23.07% 11
North West -13 39 £318 +5.83% 9
Yorkshire -11 38 £320 +34.73% 3
West Midlands -17 33 £300 -5.88% 6
East of England -10 31 £425 +13.33% 7
East Midlands -36 16 £275 -8.33% 1
North East -8 12 £478 +23.22% 1
Midlands - 2 £300 -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 610 (45.45%) SQL
2 422 (31.45%) Finance
3 417 (31.07%) Data Analysis
4 291 (21.68%) MS Excel
5 289 (21.54%) Data Quality
6 283 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
7 240 (17.88%) Migration
8 239 (17.81%) Data Modelling
9 231 (17.21%) Microsoft
10 204 (15.20%) SQL Server
11 203 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
12 189 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
13 188 (14.01%) Data Management
14 186 (13.86%) Banking
15 174 (12.97%) Oracle
16 160 (11.92%) Analytics
16 160 (11.92%) Data Migration
17 130 (9.69%) ETL
18 121 (9.02%) SAS
19 114 (8.49%) VBA
20 109 (8.12%) Data Cleansing
21 107 (7.97%) Validation
22 104 (7.75%) MS Office
23 102 (7.60%) Business Analysis
24 101 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
25 100 (7.45%) SAP
26 97 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
27 91 (6.78%) Data Mapping
28 90 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
29 87 (6.48%) Degree

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 121 (9.02%) SAS
2 33 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 9 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.60%) Confluence
5 7 (0.52%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.22%) FileNet
7 2 (0.15%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.15%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.075%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.075%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.075%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.075%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.075%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 291 (21.68%) MS Excel
2 104 (7.75%) MS Office
3 57 (4.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (3.50%) MS Visio
5 40 (2.98%) Spreadsheet
6 34 (2.53%) SPSS
7 15 (1.12%) MS Project
8 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.075%) Stata
9 1 (0.075%) Weka
Business Applications
1 18 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.67%) SAP CO
3 9 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 9 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.37%) HFM
5 5 (0.37%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.30%) Maximo
6 4 (0.30%) RMDS
6 4 (0.30%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.22%) FastStats
7 3 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.45%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.37%) SaaS
3 4 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.15%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.15%) Taleo
6 1 (0.075%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.075%) Office 365
6 1 (0.075%) Pure360
6 1 (0.075%) Responsys
6 1 (0.075%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.56%) ATM
2 4 (0.30%) DNS
3 3 (0.22%) Firewall
3 3 (0.22%) LAN
3 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.15%) Broadband
4 2 (0.15%) DHCP
4 2 (0.15%) WAN
5 1 (0.075%) DSL
5 1 (0.075%) Internet
5 1 (0.075%) Intranet
5 1 (0.075%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.075%) LDAP
5 1 (0.075%) MPLS
5 1 (0.075%) NAS
5 1 (0.075%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.075%) RIP
5 1 (0.075%) SAN
5 1 (0.075%) SSL
5 1 (0.075%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 189 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
3 97 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
4 84 (6.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (5.66%) MS Access
6 73 (5.44%) Relational Database
7 72 (5.37%) Data Mining
8 63 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 51 (3.80%) Big Data
10 50 (3.73%) Hadoop
11 37 (2.76%) QlikView
12 29 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 25 (1.86%) Oracle Database
14 22 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
16 17 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (1.19%) GIS
17 16 (1.19%) OLAP
18 15 (1.12%) RDBMS
19 14 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.19%) ERwin
4 15 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.97%) JIRA
6 10 (0.75%) Toad
7 5 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.30%) Subversion
9 3 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.15%) LSMW
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.075%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.075%) PVCS
11 1 (0.075%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.075%) SoapUI
General
1 422 (31.45%) Finance
2 186 (13.86%) Banking
3 79 (5.89%) Marketing
4 63 (4.69%) Retail
5 45 (3.35%) Investment Banking
6 26 (1.94%) Legal
7 22 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.56%) Front Office
9 20 (1.49%) Retail Banking
10 19 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.89%) Law
13 11 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.75%) Publishing
15 9 (0.67%) Advertising
16 8 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
16 8 (0.60%) French Language
17 7 (0.52%) Local Government
18 6 (0.45%) Billing
19 5 (0.37%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.64%) XML
2 16 (1.19%) .NET
3 8 (0.60%) XSD
4 7 (0.52%) SOAP
4 7 (0.52%) Web Services
5 5 (0.37%) REST
5 5 (0.37%) XML Schema
6 4 (0.30%) Apache Avro
6 4 (0.30%) HTML
7 3 (0.22%) JSON
8 2 (0.15%) FpML
8 2 (0.15%) MDX
8 2 (0.15%) RESTful
8 2 (0.15%) WinForms
9 1 (0.075%) HTML5
9 1 (0.075%) J2EE
9 1 (0.075%) jQuery
9 1 (0.075%) OLE
9 1 (0.075%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.075%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 283 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (5.51%) Statistics
3 65 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 62 (4.62%) Data Integration
5 58 (4.32%) Data Structures
5 58 (4.32%) Visualisation
6 54 (4.02%) Data Extraction
7 42 (3.13%) NHS
8 33 (2.46%) Reference Data
9 27 (2.01%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.94%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.64%) FMCG
12 21 (1.56%) Derivative
13 20 (1.49%) Credit Risk
14 18 (1.34%) Fixed Income
15 17 (1.27%) Computer Science
16 12 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 11 (0.82%) Equities
18 10 (0.75%) Economics
19 9 (0.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 53 (3.95%) Windows
2 23 (1.71%) Windows 7
3 14 (1.04%) Unix
4 11 (0.82%) Linux
5 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.15%) Android
9 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.075%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.075%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (31.07%) Data Analysis
2 240 (17.88%) Migration
3 239 (17.81%) Data Modelling
4 203 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
5 188 (14.01%) Data Management
6 160 (11.92%) Analytics
6 160 (11.92%) Data Migration
7 130 (9.69%) ETL
8 109 (8.12%) Data Cleansing
9 107 (7.97%) Validation
10 102 (7.60%) Business Analysis
11 101 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 91 (6.78%) Data Mapping
13 90 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
14 84 (6.26%) Data Governance
15 72 (5.37%) Project Management
16 70 (5.22%) CRM
17 63 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
18 49 (3.65%) Logical Data Model
19 48 (3.58%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 610 (45.45%) SQL
2 114 (8.49%) VBA
3 68 (5.07%) T-SQL
4 41 (3.06%) R
5 35 (2.61%) Python
6 20 (1.49%) Java
7 18 (1.34%) VB
8 17 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.60%) C#
11 6 (0.45%) C++
11 6 (0.45%) PHP
11 6 (0.45%) Scala
12 5 (0.37%) SAS Macro
13 4 (0.30%) Perl
13 4 (0.30%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.30%) VB6
13 4 (0.30%) VBScript
14 3 (0.22%) C
15 2 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (6.48%) Degree
2 62 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.60%) ISEB
5 8 (0.60%) PhD
6 7 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.15%) ACCA
10 2 (0.15%) CCNA
10 2 (0.15%) CIMA
10 2 (0.15%) MBA
10 2 (0.15%) MCSE
10 2 (0.15%) MCT
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (21.54%) Data Quality
2 40 (2.98%) QA
3 21 (1.56%) SLA
4 18 (1.34%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.30%) Basel II
5 4 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.22%) MiFID
6 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) FATCA
7 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.075%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.075%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.075%) EMIR
System Software
1 16 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.075%) GridGain
3 1 (0.075%) HDFS
3 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.075%) vSphere
3 1 (0.075%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.52%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.45%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.30%) Open DACS
6 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.22%) SCCM
7 2 (0.15%) DBAmp
7 2 (0.15%) Jitterbit
7 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.15%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 231 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 174 (12.97%) Oracle
3 100 (7.45%) SAP
4 57 (4.25%) Tableau
5 54 (4.02%) Teradata
6 39 (2.91%) Informatica
7 38 (2.83%) Cognos
8 24 (1.79%) IBM
8 24 (1.79%) Talend
9 17 (1.27%) Siebel
9 17 (1.27%) Trillium
10 14 (1.04%) Bloomberg
11 12 (0.89%) Alteryx
11 12 (0.89%) Reuters
12 11 (0.82%) HP
12 11 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.75%) Google
14 9 (0.67%) Adobe
15 8 (0.60%) Remedy
16 7 (0.52%) Ab Initio
South West London
Venn Group
Rate: £20 - £25 Per Hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £450 - £510 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Xcede
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 pro rata (9 Month
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 per day + day rate negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
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Newbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment
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Hampshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
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Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £220 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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City of London
Nigel Frank International
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North West England
Real Staffing
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Ealing
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