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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 181 152 154
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 672 765 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.55% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.63% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 529 427
Median daily rate £375 £389 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% +13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 40
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +11.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £12.20 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £32.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.93 £19.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +35.08%
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
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -26 305 £425 -0.23% 65
South East -36 130 £350 -6.66% 25
North West -30 49 £350 +6.06% 13
West Midlands -1 48 £286 -10.19% 8
East of England +9 37 £400 +6.66% 12
Yorkshire -11 37 £400 +23.07% 7
South West -21 29 £389 +19.61% 8
East Midlands +14 26 £350 +118.75% 4
North East -39 6 £325 +80.55%
Midlands -1 2 £275 -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 584 (44.79%) SQL
2 399 (30.60%) Data Analysis
3 374 (28.68%) Finance
4 293 (22.47%) Data Quality
5 260 (19.94%) Migration
6 253 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
7 244 (18.71%) Data Modelling
8 232 (17.79%) MS Excel
9 197 (15.11%) Data Migration
10 196 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
11 181 (13.88%) Data Management
12 166 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
13 161 (12.35%) Oracle
13 161 (12.35%) Microsoft
14 156 (11.96%) Banking
15 145 (11.12%) Analytics
16 143 (10.97%) SQL Server
17 126 (9.66%) ETL
18 120 (9.20%) Data Cleansing
19 108 (8.28%) SAP
20 102 (7.82%) Validation
20 102 (7.82%) Degree
21 101 (7.75%) Data Mapping
22 98 (7.52%) Business Analysis
22 98 (7.52%) SAS
23 91 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
24 90 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
25 83 (6.37%) Marketing
26 82 (6.29%) MS Office
26 82 (6.29%) CRM

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 98 (7.52%) SAS
2 31 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.61%) Confluence
4 5 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.31%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.31%) CMS
6 3 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.15%) FileNet
7 2 (0.15%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.15%) IIS
8 1 (0.077%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.077%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.077%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.077%) Moodle
8 1 (0.077%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.077%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 232 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 82 (6.29%) MS Office
3 49 (3.76%) Spreadsheet
4 42 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (2.15%) SPSS
6 25 (1.92%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.69%) MS Project
8 1 (0.077%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.077%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.077%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.077%) Stata
8 1 (0.077%) Weka
Business Applications
1 23 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
8 4 (0.31%) HFM
8 4 (0.31%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.31%) Maximo
8 4 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.31%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.23%) FastStats
9 3 (0.23%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 3 (0.23%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.15%) BPCS
10 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.23%) AdWords
4 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.23%) Office 365
4 3 (0.23%) SaaS
4 3 (0.23%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.15%) Taleo
6 1 (0.077%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.077%) Pure360
6 1 (0.077%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.54%) Internet
2 3 (0.23%) ATM
3 2 (0.15%) Firewall
3 2 (0.15%) Network Security
3 2 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.077%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.077%) DSL
4 1 (0.077%) LAN
4 1 (0.077%) Multicast
4 1 (0.077%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.077%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.077%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
2 143 (10.97%) SQL Server
3 73 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
4 70 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 61 (4.68%) MS Access
5 61 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (4.29%) Data Mining
7 54 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 48 (3.68%) Big Data
9 40 (3.07%) QlikView
10 35 (2.68%) MySQL
11 34 (2.61%) Oracle Database
12 28 (2.15%) IBM InfoSphere
13 20 (1.53%) DB2
14 19 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (1.46%) Hadoop
15 18 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (1.07%) NoSQL
18 13 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (1.38%) JIRA
2 16 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (1.07%) ERwin
4 10 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.38%) LSMW
5 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.23%) Toad
6 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.077%) Ant
8 1 (0.077%) PowerDesigner
General
1 374 (28.68%) Finance
2 156 (11.96%) Banking
3 83 (6.37%) Marketing
4 58 (4.45%) Retail
5 37 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 22 (1.69%) Front Office
7 22 (1.69%) Legal
7 22 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.00%) Back Office
9 12 (0.92%) Electronics
9 12 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.92%) Publishing
10 11 (0.84%) Billing
10 11 (0.84%) Local Government
10 11 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.38%) Advertising
13 4 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.31%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.61%) XML
2 10 (0.77%) .NET
3 8 (0.61%) XML Schema
4 7 (0.54%) FpML
4 7 (0.54%) JSON
4 7 (0.54%) SOAP
5 5 (0.38%) REST
5 5 (0.38%) RESTful
5 5 (0.38%) XSD
6 4 (0.31%) HTML
7 3 (0.23%) MDX
7 3 (0.23%) Web Services
8 2 (0.15%) BAPI
8 2 (0.15%) CSS
8 2 (0.15%) EDI
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.077%) D3.js
9 1 (0.077%) HTML5
9 1 (0.077%) PostGIS
9 1 (0.077%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 253 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.21%) Visualisation
3 53 (4.06%) Data Structures
3 53 (4.06%) Statistics
4 52 (3.99%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.91%) Reference Data
6 42 (3.22%) Data Extraction
7 40 (3.07%) Data Integration
8 31 (2.38%) Mathematics
9 30 (2.30%) Credit Risk
10 29 (2.22%) NHS
11 27 (2.07%) Fixed Income
12 26 (1.99%) FMCG
13 20 (1.53%) Computer Science
14 16 (1.23%) Equities
14 16 (1.23%) Learning Management System
15 13 (1.00%) Derivative
16 11 (0.84%) Algorithms
17 9 (0.69%) Pricing Data
18 8 (0.61%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 23 (1.76%) Windows
2 8 (0.61%) Linux
3 7 (0.54%) Unix
4 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.15%) AIX
5 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.15%) Solaris
5 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.077%) Android
6 1 (0.077%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.077%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (30.60%) Data Analysis
2 260 (19.94%) Migration
3 244 (18.71%) Data Modelling
4 197 (15.11%) Data Migration
5 196 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
6 181 (13.88%) Data Management
7 145 (11.12%) Analytics
8 126 (9.66%) ETL
9 120 (9.20%) Data Cleansing
10 102 (7.82%) Validation
11 101 (7.75%) Data Mapping
12 98 (7.52%) Business Analysis
13 91 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 90 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
15 82 (6.29%) CRM
15 82 (6.29%) Data Governance
16 59 (4.52%) Data Transformation
17 56 (4.29%) Asset Management
18 50 (3.83%) Data Analytics
18 50 (3.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 584 (44.79%) SQL
2 76 (5.83%) VBA
3 45 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 35 (2.68%) PL/SQL
5 31 (2.38%) R
6 29 (2.22%) Python
7 17 (1.30%) Java
8 14 (1.07%) JavaScript
9 12 (0.92%) C++
9 12 (0.92%) VB
10 9 (0.69%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.54%) C#
11 7 (0.54%) SAS Macro
12 3 (0.23%) C
12 3 (0.23%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.15%) Lua
13 2 (0.15%) PHP
13 2 (0.15%) VBScript
14 1 (0.077%) Groovy
14 1 (0.077%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 102 (7.82%) Degree
2 49 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.00%) ISEB
5 9 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.46%) ACCA
6 6 (0.46%) CIMA
6 6 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.31%) PhD
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%) HND
10 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.077%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (22.47%) Data Quality
2 24 (1.84%) QA
3 10 (0.77%) ISO20022
4 7 (0.54%) SLA
5 5 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.38%) MiFID
6 4 (0.31%) Basel II
6 4 (0.31%) FATCA
6 4 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.15%) EMIR
7 2 (0.15%) FINREP
8 1 (0.077%) COREP
8 1 (0.077%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.077%) GxP
8 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.15%) HDFS
3 1 (0.077%) GridGain
3 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (0.84%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.077%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.077%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 161 (12.35%) Microsoft
1 161 (12.35%) Oracle
2 108 (8.28%) SAP
3 72 (5.52%) Tableau
4 35 (2.68%) Teradata
5 34 (2.61%) IBM
6 24 (1.84%) Trillium
7 23 (1.76%) Bloomberg
8 21 (1.61%) Cognos
9 19 (1.46%) Informatica
10 16 (1.23%) Talend
11 13 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.84%) Alteryx
12 11 (0.84%) Google
12 11 (0.84%) Reuters
13 10 (0.77%) DataFlux
13 10 (0.77%) Sybase
14 9 (0.69%) Adobe
15 8 (0.61%) Hyperion
15 8 (0.61%) Netezza
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £130.00 - £140.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Venn Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £23400 - £31200 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive day rate 6 month initial contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £11.16 - £13.00 per hour + highly attractive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £375 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour + Please quote
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
North London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Oldham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £15.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT RATES
Posted: 11 days ago