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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
UK / England
Rank 192 184 157
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 516 634 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.23% 1.33% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.40% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 448 478
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.32 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £20.60 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.50%

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
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +3 296 £375 -6.25% 44
South East 0 97 £363 -3.33% 18
North West +25 34 £325 +2.36% 15
West Midlands -1 26 £225 -23.40% 7
East of England -12 21 £314 -21.56% 12
South West -12 17 £338 -17.68% 4
East Midlands 0 12 £310 +12.72% 2
Yorkshire -12 11 £369 +15.23% 10
North East -24 2 £453 -5.13% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 518 (45.84%) SQL
2 353 (31.24%) Data Analysis
3 316 (27.96%) Finance
4 241 (21.33%) Data Modelling
5 209 (18.50%) Data Quality
6 203 (17.96%) Migration
7 199 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
8 178 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
9 174 (15.40%) Analytics
10 170 (15.04%) MS Excel
11 164 (14.51%) Data Management
12 160 (14.16%) Data Migration
13 145 (12.83%) ETL
14 141 (12.48%) SQL Server
15 139 (12.30%) Microsoft
16 138 (12.21%) Oracle
17 136 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
18 131 (11.59%) Banking
19 108 (9.56%) Python
20 99 (8.76%) SAP
21 95 (8.41%) Data Cleansing
22 94 (8.32%) Agile Software Development
23 90 (7.96%) Degree
24 83 (7.35%) SAS
25 82 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
26 81 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 80 (7.08%) Big Data
28 78 (6.90%) CRM
29 76 (6.73%) Data Analytics
30 71 (6.28%) R

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 83 (7.35%) SAS
2 33 (2.92%) Apache Spark
3 20 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.80%) Confluence
5 4 (0.35%) Apache
5 4 (0.35%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.35%) Smallworld
6 3 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.18%) CMS
8 1 (0.088%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.088%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.088%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.088%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 170 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 61 (5.40%) MS Office
4 55 (4.87%) Spreadsheet
5 21 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 20 (1.77%) SPSS
7 12 (1.06%) MS Project
8 3 (0.27%) Stata
9 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 33 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.97%) Maximo
3 10 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.71%) FastStats
6 7 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.62%) thinkFolio
7 6 (0.53%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.53%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.44%) SAP PM
9 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.35%) Relativity
9 4 (0.35%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.77%) Google Analytics
2 8 (0.71%) SaaS
3 6 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.35%) Office 365
5 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.18%) AdWords
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.088%) AdSense
7 1 (0.088%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.088%) Force.com
7 1 (0.088%) G Suite
7 1 (0.088%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.62%) Firewall
2 7 (0.62%) LAN
2 7 (0.62%) WAN
3 6 (0.53%) Wireless
4 5 (0.44%) DHCP
4 5 (0.44%) MPLS
4 5 (0.44%) VLAN
5 4 (0.35%) Internet
5 4 (0.35%) LDAP
6 3 (0.27%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.18%) Intranet
7 2 (0.18%) SAN
7 2 (0.18%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.088%) Broadband
8 1 (0.088%) NAS
8 1 (0.088%) Network Security
8 1 (0.088%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.088%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 136 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
3 81 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (7.08%) Big Data
5 67 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (5.40%) Hadoop
7 59 (5.22%) Relational Database
8 41 (3.63%) DB2
9 39 (3.45%) Data Mining
10 38 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
11 32 (2.83%) Power BI
12 28 (2.48%) MS Access
12 28 (2.48%) QlikView
13 25 (2.21%) Apache Hive
14 24 (2.12%) NoSQL
14 24 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (1.68%) DataStage
16 18 (1.59%) GIS
17 17 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (2.12%) ERwin
2 23 (2.04%) JIRA
3 19 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (0.62%) PowerDesigner
5 6 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.35%) Toad
8 3 (0.27%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.27%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.27%) Selenium
9 2 (0.18%) git-flow
9 2 (0.18%) LSMW
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.18%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 316 (27.96%) Finance
2 131 (11.59%) Banking
3 62 (5.49%) Retail
4 53 (4.69%) Marketing
5 50 (4.42%) Investment Banking
6 36 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.24%) Advertising
10 11 (0.97%) Back Office
11 10 (0.88%) General Ledger
12 9 (0.80%) Legal
13 8 (0.71%) Front Office
13 8 (0.71%) Law
14 7 (0.62%) Billing
15 6 (0.53%) Electronics
15 6 (0.53%) French Language
15 6 (0.53%) German Language
15 6 (0.53%) Publishing
16 5 (0.44%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.10%) XML
2 13 (1.15%) HTML
3 10 (0.88%) Web Services
4 9 (0.80%) JSON
5 8 (0.71%) Kafka
5 8 (0.71%) Regular Expression
5 8 (0.71%) XML Schema
6 7 (0.62%) J2EE
6 7 (0.62%) XML Messaging
7 6 (0.53%) .NET
7 6 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (0.53%) JDBC
7 6 (0.53%) RESTful
7 6 (0.53%) Servlets
8 5 (0.44%) Mason
8 5 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.35%) Apache Tez
9 4 (0.35%) COM
9 4 (0.35%) MDX
9 4 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 199 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.42%) Data Structures
4 32 (2.83%) Reference Data
5 22 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 22 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.68%) FMCG
7 19 (1.68%) NHS
8 16 (1.42%) Credit Risk
9 13 (1.15%) Equities
10 8 (0.71%) Fixed Income
10 8 (0.71%) Hedge funds
10 8 (0.71%) SWIFT
10 8 (0.71%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.62%) User Experience
12 6 (0.53%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.53%) Derivative
13 4 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (2.48%) Linux
2 27 (2.39%) Unix
3 22 (1.95%) Windows
4 2 (0.18%) Android
4 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.088%) Solaris
5 1 (0.088%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.088%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (31.24%) Data Analysis
2 241 (21.33%) Data Modelling
3 203 (17.96%) Migration
4 178 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
5 174 (15.40%) Analytics
6 164 (14.51%) Data Management
7 160 (14.16%) Data Migration
8 145 (12.83%) ETL
9 95 (8.41%) Data Cleansing
10 94 (8.32%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 78 (6.90%) CRM
13 76 (6.73%) Data Analytics
14 67 (5.93%) Visualisation
15 64 (5.66%) Data Mapping
16 63 (5.58%) ERP
17 62 (5.49%) Statistics
18 58 (5.13%) Data Governance
19 57 (5.04%) Business Analysis
20 50 (4.42%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 518 (45.84%) SQL
2 108 (9.56%) Python
3 71 (6.28%) R
4 70 (6.19%) VBA
5 43 (3.81%) T-SQL
6 22 (1.95%) C++
6 22 (1.95%) Java
7 17 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 15 (1.33%) JavaScript
9 13 (1.15%) Perl
10 11 (0.97%) C
11 10 (0.88%) C#
12 9 (0.80%) MATLAB
13 7 (0.62%) Scala
14 6 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.53%) PHP
14 6 (0.53%) VB
15 5 (0.44%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.18%) F#
16 2 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 90 (7.96%) Degree
2 35 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.88%) PhD
5 7 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (0.53%) ISEB
6 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.27%) ACCA
7 3 (0.27%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.18%) CBAP
8 2 (0.18%) CIMA
8 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.18%) GISP
8 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.088%) CFA
9 1 (0.088%) IIBA
9 1 (0.088%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.088%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (18.50%) Data Quality
2 22 (1.95%) QA
3 16 (1.42%) IFRS
4 15 (1.33%) Solvency II
5 12 (1.06%) IFRS 9
6 8 (0.71%) GDPR
6 8 (0.71%) ISO20022
7 4 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.088%) Basel II
10 1 (0.088%) GAAP
10 1 (0.088%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.088%) MiFID
10 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.088%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.62%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.44%) HDFS
4 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.088%) Firmware
5 1 (0.088%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.088%) vSphere
5 1 (0.088%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (0.62%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 6 (0.53%) Rsyslog
3 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.18%) Ansible
4 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.088%) Ambari
5 1 (0.088%) Oozie
5 1 (0.088%) SCCM
5 1 (0.088%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 139 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 138 (12.21%) Oracle
3 99 (8.76%) SAP
4 65 (5.75%) Tableau
5 41 (3.63%) Teradata
6 29 (2.57%) Sybase
7 26 (2.30%) Cognos
8 23 (2.04%) Google
8 23 (2.04%) Informatica
9 20 (1.77%) Netezza
9 20 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.68%) Talend
11 17 (1.50%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.24%) IBM
13 13 (1.15%) Reuters
14 9 (0.80%) Ab Initio
14 9 (0.80%) Adobe
14 9 (0.80%) Cisco
14 9 (0.80%) Splunk
15 7 (0.62%) GoldenSource
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