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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 149 157 175
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 799 664 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.39% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.50% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 408 364
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 35
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.10 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £62.25 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -4 376 £425 +6.25% 105
South East +21 152 £375 +33.92% 22
North West +2 57 £330 +25.71% 12
Yorkshire +9 49 £325 -7.14% 8
East of England +13 47 £419 +4.68% 16
South West -9 41 £338 +3.84% 19
West Midlands -2 39 £325 +11.11% 13
East Midlands +16 38 £160 -62.35% 4
North East -23 2 £400 +3.89% 1
Midlands -4 1 - -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 751 (46.50%) SQL
2 582 (36.04%) Data Analysis
3 466 (28.85%) Finance
4 323 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 295 (18.27%) Migration
6 284 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
7 279 (17.28%) Data Modelling
8 255 (15.79%) Banking
9 243 (15.05%) Microsoft
10 232 (14.37%) Data Migration
11 206 (12.76%) ETL
12 201 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
13 199 (12.32%) SQL Server
14 191 (11.83%) Data Management
15 190 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
16 175 (10.84%) Analytics
17 159 (9.85%) Business Analysis
18 155 (9.60%) Data Quality
19 150 (9.29%) Oracle
20 137 (8.48%) Validation
21 136 (8.42%) Data Mapping
22 126 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
23 123 (7.62%) VBA
24 116 (7.18%) SAS
25 110 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 105 (6.50%) MS Office
27 98 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 98 (6.07%) SAP
28 96 (5.94%) Data Governance
29 94 (5.82%) T-SQL

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 116 (7.18%) SAS
2 57 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.43%) CMS
4 6 (0.37%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.31%) Apache
5 5 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.19%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.19%) Confluence
7 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.19%) IIS
8 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.12%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.062%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.062%) JBoss
9 1 (0.062%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.062%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.062%) WebSphere
Applications
1 323 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 105 (6.50%) MS Office
3 92 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 68 (4.21%) MS Visio
5 38 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
6 28 (1.73%) SPSS
7 13 (0.80%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.74%) MS Project
9 4 (0.25%) FastStats
10 1 (0.062%) Weka
10 1 (0.062%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 24 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.56%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.50%) SAP HCM
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.37%) SimCorp Dimension
5 5 (0.31%) SAP MDM
5 5 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.25%) Teamcenter
6 4 (0.25%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.25%) SAP APO
7 3 (0.19%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.19%) SAP TEM
8 2 (0.12%) Unica
8 2 (0.12%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.68%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (0.31%) SaaS
6 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.062%) Force.com
7 1 (0.062%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.062%) PaaS
7 1 (0.062%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.062%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.062%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.062%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.062%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.74%) Internet
2 10 (0.62%) VLAN
2 10 (0.62%) LAN
3 9 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (0.43%) WAN
5 6 (0.37%) VoIP
5 6 (0.37%) Firewall
6 5 (0.31%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (0.31%) MPLS
6 5 (0.31%) Intranet
6 5 (0.31%) Wireless
7 4 (0.25%) ATM
7 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.25%) VPN
7 4 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.25%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.19%) FCoE
8 3 (0.19%) IPsec
8 3 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 190 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 110 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (5.63%) Data Mining
6 68 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 63 (3.90%) MS Access
8 56 (3.47%) QlikView
8 56 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (2.91%) Big Data
10 41 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 28 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (1.49%) Oracle Database
13 23 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.30%) Base SAS
14 21 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.74%) DataStage
16 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (0.80%) ERwin
3 11 (0.68%) Toad
4 10 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.62%) JIRA
4 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (0.43%) LSMW
6 4 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.19%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.12%) Subversion
8 2 (0.12%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.062%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.062%) Maven
9 1 (0.062%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.062%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.062%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.062%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.062%) Selenium
9 1 (0.062%) Kiln
General
1 466 (28.85%) Finance
2 255 (15.79%) Banking
3 79 (4.89%) Retail
3 79 (4.89%) Marketing
4 64 (3.96%) Investment Banking
5 56 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.11%) Legal
7 19 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 17 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 15 (0.93%) Front Office
10 13 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.74%) Law
12 11 (0.68%) Back Office
13 10 (0.62%) Advertising
13 10 (0.62%) Publishing
14 9 (0.56%) Games
14 9 (0.56%) Billing
15 8 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.37%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.66%) XML
2 19 (1.18%) Java EE
3 18 (1.11%) .NET
4 13 (0.80%) HTML
5 10 (0.62%) Web Services
6 9 (0.56%) MDX
7 8 (0.50%) FpML
8 7 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.43%) CSS
9 5 (0.31%) REST
10 4 (0.25%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (0.25%) SOAP
10 4 (0.25%) ADO.NET
10 4 (0.25%) XSLT
10 4 (0.25%) ODBC
10 4 (0.25%) Lucene
10 4 (0.25%) JSON
11 3 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.19%) RESTful
11 3 (0.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 284 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 78 (4.83%) Data Structures
4 62 (3.84%) Visualisation
5 61 (3.78%) Statistics
6 57 (3.53%) Data Integration
7 55 (3.41%) NHS
8 54 (3.34%) Data Extraction
9 52 (3.22%) Reference Data
10 32 (1.98%) Fixed Income
11 26 (1.61%) Credit Risk
12 25 (1.55%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.49%) Mathematics
14 19 (1.18%) Learning Management System
15 17 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (0.93%) Equities
17 14 (0.87%) Computer Science
17 14 (0.87%) FMCG
18 13 (0.80%) GIS
19 9 (0.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (1.92%) Windows
2 21 (1.30%) UNIX
3 12 (0.74%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.31%) Linux
5 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.062%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.062%) AIX
7 1 (0.062%) SUSE
7 1 (0.062%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (36.04%) Data Analysis
2 295 (18.27%) Migration
3 279 (17.28%) Data Modelling
4 232 (14.37%) Data Migration
5 206 (12.76%) ETL
6 201 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
7 191 (11.83%) Data Management
8 175 (10.84%) Analytics
9 159 (9.85%) Business Analysis
10 137 (8.48%) Validation
11 136 (8.42%) Data Mapping
12 126 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 96 (5.94%) Data Governance
14 89 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
15 86 (5.33%) Data Cleansing
16 81 (5.02%) Project Management
17 80 (4.95%) Data Validation
18 77 (4.77%) CRM
19 61 (3.78%) Logical Data Model
20 53 (3.28%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 751 (46.50%) SQL
2 123 (7.62%) VBA
3 94 (5.82%) T-SQL
4 46 (2.85%) PL/SQL
5 45 (2.79%) Java
6 33 (2.04%) VB
7 28 (1.73%) R
8 22 (1.36%) Python
9 13 (0.80%) C
10 12 (0.74%) C#
11 9 (0.56%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.50%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.43%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.25%) XPath
14 4 (0.25%) VB6
14 4 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.25%) XQuery
14 4 (0.25%) C++
15 3 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 92 (5.70%) Degree
2 48 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.93%) ISEB
5 12 (0.74%) CCNA
5 12 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.25%) CISSP
7 4 (0.25%) PhD
8 3 (0.19%) ACCA
8 3 (0.19%) CIMA
8 3 (0.19%) CISMP
8 3 (0.19%) CCNP
9 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.12%) MBA
9 2 (0.12%) CCIE
9 2 (0.12%) CCDA
9 2 (0.12%) CCDP
10 1 (0.062%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (9.60%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.28%) QA
3 36 (2.23%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.37%) SLA
5 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) GAAP
7 2 (0.12%) FATCA
8 1 (0.062%) EMIR
8 1 (0.062%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.062%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.062%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.062%) Basel II
8 1 (0.062%) COBIT
8 1 (0.062%) MiFID
8 1 (0.062%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.062%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.062%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.25%) Jitterbit
4 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.19%) Control-M
4 3 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.062%) Oozie
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.062%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 243 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 150 (9.29%) Oracle
3 98 (6.07%) SAP
4 75 (4.64%) Business Objects
5 62 (3.84%) Informatica
6 55 (3.41%) Tableau
7 29 (1.80%) Cognos
8 23 (1.42%) Cisco
9 21 (1.30%) Teradata
10 20 (1.24%) Trillium
11 19 (1.18%) IBM
12 18 (1.11%) Google
13 17 (1.05%) Talend
14 16 (0.99%) GoldenSource
14 16 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.68%) Adobe
15 11 (0.68%) Bloomberg
16 10 (0.62%) Remedy
16 10 (0.62%) Alteryx
17 8 (0.50%) Omniture
London
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Rate: £500 - £575 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £230 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £475.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Romford, Essex
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £25.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £600 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago