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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 135 147 151
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 777 688 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.44% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.56% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 434 394
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 34
Average hourly rate £18.38 £15.00 £15.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.25 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.85 £40.40 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -2.47%
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
45333 44161 38662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27997 26983 22727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1804 1877 2051
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -1 350 £400 +6.66% 77
South East +18 176 £375 +19.42% 24
North West -5 54 £325 +30.00% 14
Yorkshire +24 46 £275 -26.66% 9
East of England -2 43 £400 +23.07% 3
South West -7 42 £325 +4.83% 21
West Midlands +7 35 £325 +18.18% 3
East Midlands -8 27 £300 -29.41% 2
North East +3 3 £180 -28.00% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 652 (43.91%) SQL
2 488 (32.86%) Data Analysis
3 431 (29.02%) Finance
4 286 (19.26%) MS Excel
5 281 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
6 279 (18.79%) Migration
7 244 (16.43%) Data Modelling
8 224 (15.08%) Data Migration
9 217 (14.61%) Microsoft
10 194 (13.06%) Banking
11 178 (11.99%) Business Intelligence
12 171 (11.52%) Analytics
13 167 (11.25%) ETL
14 162 (10.91%) Data Management
15 160 (10.77%) Business Analysis
16 158 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
17 152 (10.24%) SQL Server
18 139 (9.36%) Oracle
19 129 (8.69%) Data Quality
20 125 (8.42%) SAS
21 110 (7.41%) VBA
21 110 (7.41%) Validation
22 105 (7.07%) Data Mapping
23 104 (7.00%) Data Governance
24 103 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
25 102 (6.87%) SAP
26 97 (6.53%) MS Office
26 97 (6.53%) Data Cleansing
27 95 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
28 94 (6.33%) Marketing

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 125 (8.42%) SAS
2 39 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.20%) CMS
6 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.20%) Confluence
7 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.13%) IIS
8 1 (0.067%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.067%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.067%) WordPress
8 1 (0.067%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.067%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.067%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 286 (19.26%) MS Excel
2 97 (6.53%) MS Office
3 95 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (3.91%) MS Visio
5 41 (2.76%) SPSS
6 33 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.74%) MS Project
7 11 (0.74%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.27%) FastStats
9 2 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.74%) Maximo
3 8 (0.54%) SAP MM
3 8 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.47%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.47%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.20%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.13%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.20%) SaaS
1 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.13%) Force.com
3 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.067%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.067%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.067%) PaaS
3 1 (0.067%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.067%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.88%) LAN
2 12 (0.81%) Internet
3 10 (0.67%) WAN
3 10 (0.67%) VLAN
4 9 (0.61%) MPLS
5 6 (0.40%) Firewall
5 6 (0.40%) VoIP
5 6 (0.40%) ATM
6 5 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.34%) Wireless
6 5 (0.34%) Intranet
6 5 (0.34%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (0.27%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.27%) SAN
7 4 (0.27%) FTP
7 4 (0.27%) VPN
8 3 (0.20%) SNA
8 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
2 152 (10.24%) SQL Server
3 86 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 73 (4.92%) Data Mining
7 51 (3.43%) MS Access
8 49 (3.30%) QlikView
9 37 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (2.36%) Big Data
11 31 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
13 28 (1.89%) Hadoop
14 24 (1.62%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.62%) Base SAS
15 20 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.28%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
18 13 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 12 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (1.01%) Toad
3 11 (0.74%) LSMW
3 11 (0.74%) JIRA
4 6 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.34%) ERwin
5 5 (0.34%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.27%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.067%) Kiln
8 1 (0.067%) Maven
8 1 (0.067%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.067%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.067%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.067%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.067%) Selenium
8 1 (0.067%) Git (software)
General
1 431 (29.02%) Finance
2 194 (13.06%) Banking
3 94 (6.33%) Marketing
4 73 (4.92%) Retail
5 56 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 52 (3.50%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.22%) Legal
8 19 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.14%) Back Office
9 17 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.08%) Billing
11 15 (1.01%) Front Office
12 14 (0.94%) Advertising
12 14 (0.94%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.67%) German Language
14 9 (0.61%) Law
15 8 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.54%) Electronics
16 7 (0.47%) Publishing
16 7 (0.47%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.41%) XML
2 17 (1.14%) .NET
3 16 (1.08%) Java EE
4 13 (0.88%) HTML
5 5 (0.34%) CSS
5 5 (0.34%) Web Services
6 4 (0.27%) SOAP
6 4 (0.27%) JSON
6 4 (0.27%) REST
6 4 (0.27%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (0.20%) Mason
7 3 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.13%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.13%) ODBC
8 2 (0.13%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.13%) Visualforce
8 2 (0.13%) HTML5
8 2 (0.13%) SciPy
8 2 (0.13%) CSS3
8 2 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 281 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (5.12%) NHS
3 66 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 62 (4.18%) Management Information System
5 56 (3.77%) Data Extraction
6 55 (3.70%) Statistics
7 54 (3.64%) Data Integration
8 45 (3.03%) Visualisation
9 39 (2.63%) Reference Data
10 33 (2.22%) Mathematics
11 24 (1.62%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.55%) FMCG
13 21 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 17 (1.14%) Credit Risk
15 15 (1.01%) Computer Science
15 15 (1.01%) Data Conversion
16 14 (0.94%) Derivative
17 11 (0.74%) Equities
18 9 (0.61%) Economics
18 9 (0.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (1.82%) Windows
2 15 (1.01%) UNIX
3 10 (0.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (0.40%) Linux
5 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.067%) SUSE
7 1 (0.067%) Android
7 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (32.86%) Data Analysis
2 279 (18.79%) Migration
3 244 (16.43%) Data Modelling
4 224 (15.08%) Data Migration
5 178 (11.99%) Business Intelligence
6 171 (11.52%) Analytics
7 167 (11.25%) ETL
8 162 (10.91%) Data Management
9 160 (10.77%) Business Analysis
10 110 (7.41%) Validation
11 105 (7.07%) Data Mapping
12 104 (7.00%) Data Governance
13 103 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 97 (6.53%) Data Cleansing
15 86 (5.79%) Project Management
16 69 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
17 60 (4.04%) Data Validation
17 60 (4.04%) Logical Data Model
18 57 (3.84%) CRM
19 46 (3.10%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 652 (43.91%) SQL
2 110 (7.41%) VBA
3 53 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 52 (3.50%) PL/SQL
5 43 (2.90%) Java
6 41 (2.76%) VB
7 27 (1.82%) R
8 17 (1.14%) Python
9 14 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 14 (0.94%) C
10 11 (0.74%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.54%) C#
12 6 (0.40%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.34%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.27%) SAS Macro
14 4 (0.27%) Perl
14 4 (0.27%) VBScript
15 3 (0.20%) PHP
15 3 (0.20%) Scala
15 3 (0.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 88 (5.93%) Degree
2 31 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.94%) ISEB
5 10 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (0.67%) CCNA
6 7 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.34%) HND
8 4 (0.27%) MCP
8 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.20%) CISSP
9 3 (0.20%) ACCA
9 3 (0.20%) CIMA
10 2 (0.13%) MBA
10 2 (0.13%) HNC
10 2 (0.13%) CISMP
10 2 (0.13%) IIBA
11 1 (0.067%) VCP5
11 1 (0.067%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.69%) Data Quality
2 49 (3.30%) QA
3 34 (2.29%) Solvency II
4 13 (0.88%) SLA
5 11 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.20%) FATCA
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.13%) GAAP
7 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.067%) MiFID
8 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.067%) EMIR
8 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.067%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.067%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.067%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.067%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.20%) Control-M
3 3 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Oozie
5 1 (0.067%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.067%) SCCM
Vendors
1 217 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 139 (9.36%) Oracle
3 102 (6.87%) SAP
4 86 (5.79%) Business Objects
5 64 (4.31%) Tableau
6 39 (2.63%) Cognos
7 27 (1.82%) Informatica
8 25 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (1.62%) Cisco
10 23 (1.55%) Google
11 22 (1.48%) IBM
12 20 (1.35%) Talend
13 15 (1.01%) Teradata
14 13 (0.88%) GoldenSource
14 13 (0.88%) HP
15 12 (0.81%) Trillium
16 10 (0.67%) Adobe
16 10 (0.67%) Bloomberg
16 10 (0.67%) Alteryx
17 9 (0.61%) Siebel
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Rate: £380 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Aquent
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vadis People
Rate: circ £480 - £500
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago