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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 205 153 162
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 623 785 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.57% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.65% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 543 415
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 45
Median hourly rate £16.09 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.86% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.60 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £26.00 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.47 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +15.43%
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
46884 47464 45584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30954 30430 28412
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1810 1872
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 -28 304 £400 -5.88% 32
South East -30 128 £350 -10.82% 21
North West -21 43 £338 +3.84% 14
West Midlands -32 35 £335 +3.07% 9
East of England -2 33 £425 +1.49% 12
South West -8 32 £350 +7.69% 7
Yorkshire -17 30 £400 +23.07% 13
East Midlands -25 12 £300 +66.66% 4
North East -55 5 £325 -18.75% 4
Midlands -5 1 £275 -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 567 (44.96%) SQL
2 381 (30.21%) Data Analysis
3 373 (29.58%) Finance
4 261 (20.70%) Data Quality
5 252 (19.98%) Migration
6 231 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
7 229 (18.16%) Data Modelling
8 208 (16.49%) MS Excel
9 185 (14.67%) Data Migration
10 173 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
11 167 (13.24%) Oracle
12 166 (13.16%) Data Management
13 147 (11.66%) Banking
13 147 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
14 138 (10.94%) Analytics
15 131 (10.39%) SQL Server
15 131 (10.39%) Microsoft
16 120 (9.52%) SAP
17 111 (8.80%) SAS
18 107 (8.49%) ETL
19 104 (8.25%) Data Cleansing
20 100 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
21 94 (7.45%) Degree
22 92 (7.30%) Business Analysis
23 91 (7.22%) Data Mapping
24 87 (6.90%) Validation
25 81 (6.42%) Data Governance
26 78 (6.19%) VBA
26 78 (6.19%) Marketing
27 77 (6.11%) Tableau

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
1 111 (8.80%) SAS
2 25 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 9 (0.71%) Confluence
4 6 (0.48%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.32%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.32%) CMS
6 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (0.16%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.16%) IIS
7 1 (0.079%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.079%) FileNet
7 1 (0.079%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.079%) Moodle
7 1 (0.079%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.079%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 208 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 73 (5.79%) MS Office
3 49 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
5 28 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.35%) SPSS
7 7 (0.56%) MS Project
8 1 (0.079%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.079%) Weka
Business Applications
1 24 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.48%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.40%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
9 4 (0.32%) FastStats
9 4 (0.32%) HFM
9 4 (0.32%) Maximo
9 4 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
9 4 (0.32%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.24%) Primavera
10 3 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 3 (0.24%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.24%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.40%) SaaS
4 4 (0.32%) AdWords
5 3 (0.24%) Office 365
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.16%) SmartFocus
6 2 (0.16%) Taleo
7 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.079%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.71%) Internet
2 2 (0.16%) Firewall
2 2 (0.16%) Network Security
2 2 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.079%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.079%) DSL
3 1 (0.079%) LAN
3 1 (0.079%) Multicast
3 1 (0.079%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.079%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.079%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
2 131 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 69 (5.47%) BusinessObjects
4 61 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 56 (4.44%) MS Access
7 47 (3.73%) Data Mining
8 40 (3.17%) QlikView
9 36 (2.85%) Big Data
10 35 (2.78%) MySQL
10 35 (2.78%) Oracle Database
11 26 (2.06%) IBM InfoSphere
12 22 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
12 22 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (1.59%) DB2
14 19 (1.51%) Hadoop
15 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (1.03%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (1.43%) JIRA
2 13 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (0.87%) ERwin
4 10 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (0.48%) LSMW
6 3 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.079%) Ant
8 1 (0.079%) Visual Studio
General
1 373 (29.58%) Finance
2 147 (11.66%) Banking
3 78 (6.19%) Marketing
4 57 (4.52%) Retail
5 42 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 19 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.43%) Legal
9 17 (1.35%) Front Office
10 16 (1.27%) Back Office
11 14 (1.11%) Electronics
12 12 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.95%) Publishing
13 11 (0.87%) Billing
14 8 (0.63%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.56%) Law
15 7 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.48%) Local Government
17 5 (0.40%) Advertising
18 4 (0.32%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.70%) XML
2 12 (0.95%) .NET
3 7 (0.56%) FpML
3 7 (0.56%) XML Schema
4 5 (0.40%) JSON
5 4 (0.32%) HTML
5 4 (0.32%) RESTful
6 3 (0.24%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.24%) SOAP
7 2 (0.16%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.16%) BAPI
7 2 (0.16%) COM
7 2 (0.16%) CSS
7 2 (0.16%) EDI
7 2 (0.16%) MDX
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.16%) REST
7 2 (0.16%) XSD
8 1 (0.079%) HTML5
8 1 (0.079%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 231 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.15%) Visualisation
3 52 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 45 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 42 (3.33%) Data Extraction
5 42 (3.33%) Reference Data
5 42 (3.33%) Statistics
6 36 (2.85%) Credit Risk
7 35 (2.78%) Data Integration
8 31 (2.46%) NHS
9 28 (2.22%) Mathematics
10 27 (2.14%) Fixed Income
11 25 (1.98%) FMCG
12 18 (1.43%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.27%) Learning Management System
14 14 (1.11%) Equities
15 12 (0.95%) Algorithms
16 9 (0.71%) Derivative
17 8 (0.63%) Data Conversion
18 7 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.51%) Windows
2 12 (0.95%) Unix
3 9 (0.71%) Linux
4 3 (0.24%) AIX
5 2 (0.16%) Solaris
6 1 (0.079%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.079%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.079%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.079%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (30.21%) Data Analysis
2 252 (19.98%) Migration
3 229 (18.16%) Data Modelling
4 185 (14.67%) Data Migration
5 173 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
6 166 (13.16%) Data Management
7 138 (10.94%) Analytics
8 107 (8.49%) ETL
9 104 (8.25%) Data Cleansing
10 100 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 92 (7.30%) Business Analysis
12 91 (7.22%) Data Mapping
13 87 (6.90%) Validation
14 81 (6.42%) Data Governance
15 72 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
15 72 (5.71%) CRM
16 68 (5.39%) Data Transformation
17 53 (4.20%) Asset Management
18 49 (3.89%) Project Management
19 47 (3.73%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 567 (44.96%) SQL
2 78 (6.19%) VBA
3 44 (3.49%) T-SQL
4 42 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 28 (2.22%) R
6 27 (2.14%) Python
7 20 (1.59%) Java
8 14 (1.11%) C++
8 14 (1.11%) VB
9 13 (1.03%) JavaScript
10 12 (0.95%) C#
11 8 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.56%) SAS Macro
13 5 (0.40%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.32%) C
15 3 (0.24%) Lua
15 3 (0.24%) VBScript
16 2 (0.16%) Perl
16 2 (0.16%) PHP
16 2 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 94 (7.45%) Degree
2 51 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.95%) CIMA
5 11 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.87%) ISEB
6 6 (0.48%) ACCA
7 5 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.24%) CCNA
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.16%) CBAP
10 2 (0.16%) HNC
10 2 (0.16%) HND
10 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.16%) PhD
10 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.079%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.079%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (20.70%) Data Quality
2 25 (1.98%) QA
3 10 (0.79%) ISO20022
3 10 (0.79%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.56%) SLA
5 5 (0.40%) Basel II
5 5 (0.40%) MiFID
6 4 (0.32%) FATCA
7 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.16%) EMIR
7 2 (0.16%) FINREP
8 1 (0.079%) BS7666
8 1 (0.079%) COREP
8 1 (0.079%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.079%) GxP
8 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.079%) GridGain
3 1 (0.079%) HDFS
3 1 (0.079%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (0.95%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.24%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.079%) DBAmp
4 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 167 (13.24%) Oracle
2 131 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 120 (9.52%) SAP
4 77 (6.11%) Tableau
5 46 (3.65%) Teradata
6 30 (2.38%) IBM
7 22 (1.74%) Bloomberg
8 19 (1.51%) Cognos
8 19 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.51%) Trillium
9 13 (1.03%) Talend
10 12 (0.95%) Informatica
11 11 (0.87%) Alteryx
11 11 (0.87%) Sybase
12 10 (0.79%) DataFlux
12 10 (0.79%) Google
12 10 (0.79%) Reuters
13 9 (0.71%) Hyperion
14 8 (0.63%) Netezza
15 7 (0.56%) i2
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