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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 138 161 146
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 747 608 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.31% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.42% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 374 398
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£375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £187 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 30
Average hourly rate £18.19 £15.00 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -2.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.40 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £44.56 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.94 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -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
43265 42840 38456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.50% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27090 25773 22427
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1673 1859 2173
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +37 361 £400 +6.66% 61
South East 0 139 £375 +26.05% 44
East of England +4 51 £388 +19.23% 3
South West +4 48 £330 -5.71% 23
East Midlands +24 39 £313 -30.55% 3
Yorkshire +15 35 £240 -31.42% 14
West Midlands -8 35 £325 -2.98% 10
North West -13 35 £288 -7.25% 12
North East +5 3 £350 +100.00% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 648 (44.69%) SQL
2 467 (32.21%) Data Analysis
3 428 (29.52%) Finance
4 295 (20.34%) MS Excel
5 276 (19.03%) Migration
6 273 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
7 240 (16.55%) Data Modelling
8 224 (15.45%) Data Migration
9 207 (14.28%) Microsoft
10 184 (12.69%) Banking
11 180 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
12 171 (11.79%) Analytics
13 163 (11.24%) SQL Server
14 151 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
14 151 (10.41%) ETL
15 144 (9.93%) Data Management
16 142 (9.79%) Business Analysis
17 132 (9.10%) Oracle
18 118 (8.14%) Data Quality
19 108 (7.45%) SAS
20 104 (7.17%) VBA
21 101 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
22 99 (6.83%) Data Mapping
23 98 (6.76%) Marketing
24 96 (6.62%) Data Cleansing
25 94 (6.48%) MS Office
26 93 (6.41%) Validation
26 93 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
27 92 (6.34%) SAP
28 91 (6.28%) Business Objects

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 108 (7.45%) SAS
2 47 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.14%) CMS
6 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.14%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.069%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.069%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.069%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.069%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.069%) WordPress
7 1 (0.069%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 295 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 94 (6.48%) MS Office
3 93 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 40 (2.76%) SPSS
6 29 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.55%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.48%) MS Project
9 4 (0.28%) FastStats
10 2 (0.14%) Weka
11 1 (0.069%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.069%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.76%) Maximo
3 8 (0.55%) SAP MM
3 8 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.48%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.48%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.21%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.14%) Agresso
9 2 (0.14%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.14%) arcHouse
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.14%) Teamcenter
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
9 2 (0.14%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.21%) SaaS
2 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.14%) Force.com
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.069%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.069%) PaaS
3 1 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.83%) LAN
1 12 (0.83%) Internet
2 9 (0.62%) MPLS
2 9 (0.62%) WAN
3 8 (0.55%) VLAN
4 5 (0.34%) VoIP
4 5 (0.34%) Intranet
5 4 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (0.28%) ATM
5 4 (0.28%) Firewall
6 3 (0.21%) FTP
6 3 (0.21%) VPN
6 3 (0.21%) SNA
6 3 (0.21%) SAN
6 3 (0.21%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.14%) FCoE
7 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 151 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
3 88 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 88 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 69 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 62 (4.28%) MS Access
6 43 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 42 (2.90%) QlikView
8 38 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
10 31 (2.14%) Hadoop
11 30 (2.07%) Big Data
12 29 (2.00%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.24%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (0.97%) Base SAS
16 13 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 13 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 14 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (0.62%) Toad
2 9 (0.62%) LSMW
2 9 (0.62%) JIRA
3 6 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.069%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.069%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.069%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.069%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.069%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.069%) Selenium
5 1 (0.069%) Maven
5 1 (0.069%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.069%) ERwin
5 1 (0.069%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.069%) Eclipse
General
1 428 (29.52%) Finance
2 184 (12.69%) Banking
3 98 (6.76%) Marketing
4 74 (5.10%) Investment Banking
5 68 (4.69%) Retail
6 52 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.34%) Legal
8 20 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.31%) Billing
10 16 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.10%) Advertising
11 15 (1.03%) Front Office
11 15 (1.03%) Back Office
12 10 (0.69%) German Language
13 9 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.62%) Law
14 8 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.48%) Publishing
15 7 (0.48%) French Language
16 5 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.17%) .NET
1 17 (1.17%) XML
2 14 (0.97%) Java EE
3 10 (0.69%) HTML
4 4 (0.28%) Web Services
4 4 (0.28%) REST
4 4 (0.28%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (0.28%) JSON
5 3 (0.21%) MDX
5 3 (0.21%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.21%) SOAP
5 3 (0.21%) Mason
6 2 (0.14%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.14%) jQuery
6 2 (0.14%) SciPy
6 2 (0.14%) Pandas
6 2 (0.14%) CSS
6 2 (0.14%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.14%) FpML
6 2 (0.14%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 273 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (5.66%) NHS
3 67 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 66 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 56 (3.86%) Statistics
6 51 (3.52%) Data Integration
7 47 (3.24%) Data Extraction
8 38 (2.62%) Mathematics
9 37 (2.55%) Visualisation
10 33 (2.28%) Reference Data
11 23 (1.59%) FMCG
12 20 (1.38%) Fixed Income
12 20 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.17%) Derivative
14 16 (1.10%) Computer Science
14 16 (1.10%) Data Conversion
15 12 (0.83%) Credit Risk
15 12 (0.83%) Economics
16 10 (0.69%) Clustering
16 10 (0.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 23 (1.59%) Windows
2 15 (1.03%) UNIX
3 9 (0.62%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.28%) Linux
5 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.069%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (32.21%) Data Analysis
2 276 (19.03%) Migration
3 240 (16.55%) Data Modelling
4 224 (15.45%) Data Migration
5 180 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
6 171 (11.79%) Analytics
7 151 (10.41%) ETL
8 144 (9.93%) Data Management
9 142 (9.79%) Business Analysis
10 101 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 99 (6.83%) Data Mapping
12 96 (6.62%) Data Cleansing
13 93 (6.41%) Validation
14 87 (6.00%) Data Governance
15 83 (5.72%) Project Management
16 73 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
17 67 (4.62%) CRM
18 52 (3.59%) Logical Data Model
19 46 (3.17%) Data Transformation
19 46 (3.17%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 648 (44.69%) SQL
2 104 (7.17%) VBA
3 49 (3.38%) T-SQL
3 49 (3.38%) PL/SQL
4 46 (3.17%) VB
5 35 (2.41%) Java
6 21 (1.45%) R
7 17 (1.17%) Python
8 13 (0.90%) JavaScript
9 12 (0.83%) C
10 11 (0.76%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.41%) Perl
11 6 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.34%) MATLAB
12 5 (0.34%) C#
13 4 (0.28%) PHP
14 3 (0.21%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.14%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.14%) JCL
15 2 (0.14%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 81 (5.59%) Degree
2 22 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.90%) ISEB
4 12 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.55%) CCNA
5 8 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.41%) HND
8 5 (0.34%) MCP
8 5 (0.34%) VCP4
9 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.21%) ACCA
9 3 (0.21%) CIMA
10 2 (0.14%) MBA
10 2 (0.14%) HNC
10 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.069%) CISSP
11 1 (0.069%) PhD
11 1 (0.069%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.14%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.66%) QA
3 17 (1.17%) Solvency II
4 14 (0.97%) SLA
5 11 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.28%) FATCA
7 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.14%) Basel II
7 2 (0.14%) GAAP
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.069%) MiFID
8 1 (0.069%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.069%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.069%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.069%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.21%) Control-M
3 2 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.069%) SCCM
4 1 (0.069%) Oozie
Vendors
1 207 (14.28%) Microsoft
2 132 (9.10%) Oracle
3 92 (6.34%) SAP
4 91 (6.28%) Business Objects
5 68 (4.69%) Tableau
6 42 (2.90%) Cognos
7 31 (2.14%) Informatica
8 25 (1.72%) Google
9 24 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.38%) IBM
10 20 (1.38%) Teradata
11 18 (1.24%) Cisco
12 14 (0.97%) Trillium
12 14 (0.97%) Talend
13 12 (0.83%) HP
13 12 (0.83%) Adobe
14 10 (0.69%) Siebel
14 10 (0.69%) GoldenSource
15 9 (0.62%) Remedy
16 8 (0.55%) Omniture
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