The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 151 179 171
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 688 547 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.42% 1.18% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.27% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 341 386
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £207 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 43
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.40 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £27.20 £28.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.57
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.42%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Data Analyst
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
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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 +38 369 £400 -1.79% 78
South East -2 110 £310 -11.42% 21
South West +2 46 £318 +30.25% 28
North West +22 43 £320 -1.53% 19
West Midlands +8 41 £289 -20.89% 10
Yorkshire +1 30 £375 +21.95% 12
East of England -15 29 £368 +33.63% 4
East Midlands +8 15 £425 +54.54% 3
North East -21 4 £328 +13.91% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 648 (44.78%) SQL
2 461 (31.86%) Data Analysis
3 394 (27.23%) Finance
4 266 (18.38%) MS Excel
5 250 (17.28%) Migration
6 215 (14.86%) Data Modelling
7 214 (14.79%) SQL Server
8 207 (14.31%) Data Migration
9 200 (13.82%) Data Warehouse
10 198 (13.68%) Banking
11 180 (12.44%) Microsoft
12 172 (11.89%) ETL
13 170 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
14 166 (11.47%) Data Management
15 161 (11.13%) Oracle
16 159 (10.99%) Analytics
17 146 (10.09%) SAP
18 122 (8.43%) Data Quality
19 116 (8.02%) Data Cleansing
20 112 (7.74%) Business Analysis
21 111 (7.67%) Data Mining
22 108 (7.46%) Data Mapping
23 106 (7.33%) SAS
24 105 (7.26%) VBA
25 92 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 91 (6.29%) MS Access
27 89 (6.15%) Validation
28 88 (6.08%) Marketing
29 84 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
29 84 (5.81%) Business Objects

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 106 (7.33%) SAS
2 44 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 13 (0.90%) Apache Pig
4 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (0.48%) CMS
6 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.069%) Confluence
7 1 (0.069%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.069%) IIS
7 1 (0.069%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.069%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.069%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 266 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.70%) MS Office
3 52 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (3.04%) SPSS
5 43 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
6 34 (2.35%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.83%) MS Project
8 10 (0.69%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.14%) Gephi
9 2 (0.14%) FastStats
9 2 (0.14%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.069%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (1.04%) SAP FI
1 15 (1.04%) Markit EDM
2 14 (0.97%) SAP SD
2 14 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (0.97%) SAP CO
3 12 (0.83%) RMDS
3 12 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.55%) SAP HR
6 8 (0.55%) SAP SRM
6 8 (0.55%) Maximo
7 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.41%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.28%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.28%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.28%) SAP SCM
9 4 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.21%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.21%) Taleo
3 2 (0.14%) Heroku
3 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.31%) Firewall
2 11 (0.76%) Internet
3 8 (0.55%) LAN
4 7 (0.48%) LDAP
4 7 (0.48%) WAN
5 6 (0.41%) FTP
6 4 (0.28%) Intranet
7 3 (0.21%) DWDM
7 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.21%) SDH
8 2 (0.14%) MPLS
8 2 (0.14%) VoIP
8 2 (0.14%) Extranet
8 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.14%) Nortel Meridian
8 2 (0.14%) VLAN
8 2 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.14%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.14%) Multicast
9 1 (0.069%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 200 (13.82%) Data Warehouse
3 111 (7.67%) Data Mining
4 92 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 91 (6.29%) MS Access
6 61 (4.22%) Relational Database
7 56 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (2.76%) Big Data
9 37 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 35 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (2.00%) QlikView
13 27 (1.87%) Hadoop
14 21 (1.45%) Data Mart
15 20 (1.38%) MySQL
15 20 (1.38%) Apache Hive
16 19 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
17 18 (1.24%) RDBMS
18 14 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
19 13 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (0.62%) LSMW
3 8 (0.55%) Toad
4 7 (0.48%) JIRA
5 5 (0.35%) ERwin
6 4 (0.28%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.21%) Subversion
7 3 (0.21%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.14%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.069%) ProC
General
1 394 (27.23%) Finance
2 198 (13.68%) Banking
3 88 (6.08%) Marketing
4 77 (5.32%) Investment Banking
5 62 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 59 (4.08%) Retail
7 21 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.38%) Front Office
9 18 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.04%) Back Office
11 14 (0.97%) Games
12 13 (0.90%) Local Government
13 12 (0.83%) Advertising
13 12 (0.83%) Legal
14 10 (0.69%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.69%) Private Banking
15 9 (0.62%) Publishing
16 6 (0.41%) Billing
16 6 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.42%) XML
2 21 (1.45%) .NET
3 13 (0.90%) Middleware
4 11 (0.76%) MDX
5 10 (0.69%) MapReduce
5 10 (0.69%) XSD
6 8 (0.55%) HTML
6 8 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (0.48%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.28%) FpML
9 3 (0.21%) SOAP
9 3 (0.21%) Web Services
9 3 (0.21%) ADO
10 2 (0.14%) J2EE
10 2 (0.14%) ODBC
10 2 (0.14%) EDI
10 2 (0.14%) Rendezvous
10 2 (0.14%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.14%) Mason
10 2 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 80 (5.53%) NHS
2 71 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 63 (4.35%) Data Extraction
4 54 (3.73%) Visualisation
5 46 (3.18%) Mathematics
6 44 (3.04%) Statistics
7 33 (2.28%) Reference Data
7 33 (2.28%) Credit Risk
8 22 (1.52%) Data Integration
9 21 (1.45%) Derivative
10 20 (1.38%) FMCG
11 19 (1.31%) Economics
12 17 (1.17%) Market Risk
13 16 (1.11%) CMDB
13 16 (1.11%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.11%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.11%) Equities
14 14 (0.97%) Data Conversion
15 12 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (2.14%) Windows
2 22 (1.52%) UNIX
3 21 (1.45%) Linux
4 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.21%) Solaris
5 1 (0.069%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.069%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (31.86%) Data Analysis
2 250 (17.28%) Migration
3 215 (14.86%) Data Modelling
4 207 (14.31%) Data Migration
5 172 (11.89%) ETL
6 170 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
7 166 (11.47%) Data Management
8 159 (10.99%) Analytics
9 116 (8.02%) Data Cleansing
10 112 (7.74%) Business Analysis
11 108 (7.46%) Data Mapping
12 89 (6.15%) Validation
13 84 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 63 (4.35%) Project Management
15 49 (3.39%) Asset Management
16 46 (3.18%) ITIL
17 43 (2.97%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (2.90%) CRM
19 41 (2.83%) Data Governance
20 37 (2.56%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 648 (44.78%) SQL
2 105 (7.26%) VBA
3 69 (4.77%) T-SQL
4 41 (2.83%) VB
5 32 (2.21%) PL/SQL
6 28 (1.94%) R
7 19 (1.31%) Python
8 18 (1.24%) Java
9 13 (0.90%) Perl
10 12 (0.83%) JavaScript
11 11 (0.76%) C
12 9 (0.62%) C#
13 7 (0.48%) VBScript
13 7 (0.48%) Ruby
14 6 (0.41%) Scala
15 5 (0.35%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.14%) PHP
17 2 (0.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 76 (5.25%) Degree
2 48 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (0.69%) ISEB
6 9 (0.62%) PhD
7 8 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.35%) ACCA
8 5 (0.35%) CIMA
8 5 (0.35%) IIBA
8 5 (0.35%) CBAP
8 5 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) CCNA
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.069%) HND
10 1 (0.069%) PMP
10 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.069%) APMP
10 1 (0.069%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.069%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (8.43%) Data Quality
2 48 (3.32%) QA
3 10 (0.69%) SLA
4 9 (0.62%) Basel II
5 7 (0.48%) CRD IV
6 6 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.41%) EMIR
6 6 (0.41%) Basel III
6 6 (0.41%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.28%) COREP
8 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.14%) MiFID
9 2 (0.14%) FINREP
9 2 (0.14%) P3O
10 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.069%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.069%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.28%) SCCM
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 180 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 161 (11.13%) Oracle
3 146 (10.09%) SAP
4 84 (5.81%) Business Objects
5 51 (3.52%) Tableau
6 37 (2.56%) Teradata
7 31 (2.14%) Informatica
8 26 (1.80%) Bloomberg
9 25 (1.73%) Cognos
10 20 (1.38%) Trillium
10 20 (1.38%) Reuters
11 17 (1.17%) Ab Initio
11 17 (1.17%) Google
12 16 (1.11%) Talend
13 15 (1.04%) Remedy
14 12 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.76%) Citrix
15 11 (0.76%) IBM
16 10 (0.69%) Cisco
17 9 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
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