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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 181 147 154
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 680 796 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.57% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.66% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 534 458
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 41
Average hourly rate £14.25 £18.74 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.93% +7.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £32.54 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
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
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
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 £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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
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 29 April 2016. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -29 311 £425 +3.03% 65
South East -44 132 £363 -9.37% 18
West Midlands +1 51 £250 -25.92% 11
North West -34 41 £325 -10.34% 7
South West -3 38 £374 +15.00% 11
Yorkshire -32 36 £375 +15.38% 7
East of England +9 34 £345 -13.80% 3
East Midlands +18 28 £350 +118.75% 4
North East -28 4 £400 +122.22%
Midlands - 1 - -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 590 (45.38%) SQL
2 397 (30.54%) Data Analysis
3 364 (28.00%) Finance
4 308 (23.69%) Data Quality
5 252 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
6 247 (19.00%) MS Excel
7 246 (18.92%) Data Modelling
8 245 (18.85%) Migration
9 204 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
10 181 (13.92%) Data Management
11 178 (13.69%) Oracle
12 176 (13.54%) Data Migration
13 174 (13.38%) Data Warehouse
14 171 (13.15%) Microsoft
15 163 (12.54%) Banking
16 155 (11.92%) SQL Server
17 153 (11.77%) Analytics
18 124 (9.54%) ETL
19 114 (8.77%) Data Cleansing
20 108 (8.31%) Validation
21 104 (8.00%) SAS
22 97 (7.46%) Degree
23 96 (7.38%) SAP
24 94 (7.23%) Business Analysis
25 92 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
25 92 (7.08%) VBA
26 87 (6.69%) MS Office
27 86 (6.62%) Data Mapping
28 84 (6.46%) Marketing
29 83 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 104 (8.00%) SAS
2 26 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.62%) Confluence
4 5 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.31%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.15%) CMS
6 2 (0.15%) FileNet
7 1 (0.077%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.077%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.077%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.077%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.077%) IIS
7 1 (0.077%) Moodle
7 1 (0.077%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 247 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 87 (6.69%) MS Office
3 43 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (3.00%) Spreadsheet
5 28 (2.15%) SPSS
6 20 (1.54%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.77%) MS Project
8 1 (0.077%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.077%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.077%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.077%) Stata
8 1 (0.077%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
4 10 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.38%) HFM
6 5 (0.38%) Maximo
7 4 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.23%) FastStats
8 3 (0.23%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.23%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.15%) BPCS
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.15%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.31%) SaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.15%) AdWords
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.15%) Office 365
4 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.15%) Taleo
5 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.077%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.077%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.077%) Pure360
5 1 (0.077%) Responsys
5 1 (0.077%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.077%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.38%) ATM
2 3 (0.23%) Firewall
3 2 (0.15%) Internet
3 2 (0.15%) Network Security
3 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.077%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.077%) DSL
4 1 (0.077%) LAN
4 1 (0.077%) MPLS
4 1 (0.077%) Multicast
4 1 (0.077%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.077%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.077%) VPN
4 1 (0.077%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (13.38%) Data Warehouse
2 155 (11.92%) SQL Server
3 73 (5.62%) MS Access
4 71 (5.46%) Relational Database
5 66 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
6 63 (4.85%) Data Mining
7 54 (4.15%) Big Data
7 54 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.92%) QlikView
10 33 (2.54%) MySQL
11 31 (2.38%) Oracle Database
12 29 (2.23%) Hadoop
13 23 (1.77%) IBM InfoSphere
14 21 (1.62%) DB2
15 18 (1.38%) NoSQL
16 17 (1.31%) GIS
17 16 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (1.54%) ERwin
1 20 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (1.15%) JIRA
3 10 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.38%) Toad
5 4 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.31%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.23%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.23%) Subversion
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.077%) Ant
8 1 (0.077%) LSMW
General
1 364 (28.00%) Finance
2 163 (12.54%) Banking
3 84 (6.46%) Marketing
4 61 (4.69%) Retail
5 38 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.62%) Front Office
9 19 (1.46%) Legal
10 16 (1.23%) Retail Banking
11 13 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.92%) Back Office
12 12 (0.92%) Electronics
13 11 (0.85%) Publishing
14 10 (0.77%) Local Government
15 9 (0.69%) Billing
16 8 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.31%) French Language
18 4 (0.31%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.15%) XML
2 17 (1.31%) .NET
3 9 (0.69%) XML Schema
4 7 (0.54%) XSD
5 6 (0.46%) SOAP
6 5 (0.38%) JSON
6 5 (0.38%) RESTful
6 5 (0.38%) Web Services
7 3 (0.23%) Apache Avro
7 3 (0.23%) FpML
7 3 (0.23%) HTML
7 3 (0.23%) REST
8 2 (0.15%) CSS
8 2 (0.15%) EDI
8 2 (0.15%) MDX
9 1 (0.077%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.077%) DAO
9 1 (0.077%) jQuery
9 1 (0.077%) ODBC
9 1 (0.077%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 252 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.46%) Visualisation
3 63 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 58 (4.46%) Statistics
5 54 (4.15%) Data Structures
6 50 (3.85%) Data Integration
7 47 (3.62%) Reference Data
8 44 (3.38%) Data Extraction
9 31 (2.38%) NHS
10 29 (2.23%) Mathematics
11 26 (2.00%) Credit Risk
12 25 (1.92%) Fixed Income
13 23 (1.77%) FMCG
14 16 (1.23%) Learning Management System
15 15 (1.15%) Computer Science
16 13 (1.00%) Algorithms
17 12 (0.92%) Derivative
17 12 (0.92%) Equities
18 9 (0.69%) Data Centre
18 9 (0.69%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (2.15%) Windows
2 12 (0.92%) Linux
3 6 (0.46%) Unix
3 6 (0.46%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.15%) Android
5 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.077%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (30.54%) Data Analysis
2 246 (18.92%) Data Modelling
3 245 (18.85%) Migration
4 204 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
5 181 (13.92%) Data Management
6 176 (13.54%) Data Migration
7 153 (11.77%) Analytics
8 124 (9.54%) ETL
9 114 (8.77%) Data Cleansing
10 108 (8.31%) Validation
11 94 (7.23%) Business Analysis
12 92 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
13 86 (6.62%) Data Mapping
14 83 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 78 (6.00%) CRM
16 77 (5.92%) Data Governance
17 61 (4.69%) Asset Management
18 58 (4.46%) Project Management
19 52 (4.00%) Data Transformation
20 51 (3.92%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 590 (45.38%) SQL
2 92 (7.08%) VBA
3 40 (3.08%) T-SQL
4 37 (2.85%) R
5 36 (2.77%) Python
6 27 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 22 (1.69%) Java
8 16 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.23%) VB
9 11 (0.85%) C#
9 11 (0.85%) C++
10 10 (0.77%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.54%) SAS Macro
12 6 (0.46%) PHP
13 4 (0.31%) VB6
14 3 (0.23%) Scala
15 2 (0.15%) C
15 2 (0.15%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.15%) VBScript
16 1 (0.077%) VC++
Qualifications
1 97 (7.46%) Degree
2 47 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 9 (0.69%) ISEB
6 8 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.46%) ACCA
8 6 (0.46%) CIMA
8 6 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.31%) PhD
10 3 (0.23%) CCNA
10 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.15%) CBAP
11 2 (0.15%) HNC
11 2 (0.15%) HND
11 2 (0.15%) MBA
12 1 (0.077%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.077%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (23.69%) Data Quality
2 33 (2.54%) QA
3 11 (0.85%) SLA
4 8 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.62%) ISO20022
5 7 (0.54%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.38%) Basel II
7 4 (0.31%) MiFID
8 3 (0.23%) FATCA
9 2 (0.15%) FINREP
10 1 (0.077%) COREP
10 1 (0.077%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.077%) EMIR
10 1 (0.077%) GxP
10 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.15%) HDFS
2 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.077%) GridGain
3 1 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.077%) vSphere
3 1 (0.077%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (0.54%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.077%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.077%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.077%) SCCM
3 1 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.077%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 178 (13.69%) Oracle
2 171 (13.15%) Microsoft
3 96 (7.38%) SAP
4 82 (6.31%) Tableau
5 41 (3.15%) Teradata
6 30 (2.31%) Cognos
6 30 (2.31%) IBM
7 25 (1.92%) Informatica
8 24 (1.85%) Trillium
9 20 (1.54%) Talend
10 17 (1.31%) Bloomberg
11 15 (1.15%) Alteryx
12 12 (0.92%) Google
13 11 (0.85%) Siebel
14 10 (0.77%) DataFlux
15 9 (0.69%) Hyperion
16 8 (0.62%) Adobe
16 8 (0.62%) Sybase
17 7 (0.54%) i2
17 7 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
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