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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 158 159 177
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 778 735 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.44% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.56% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 459 372
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £112.50 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
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
49196 47158 45233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.18% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 29170 27517
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1828 1869 1981
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 0 385 £421 +0.29% 65
South East +28 147 £311 +31.05% 17
North West -19 54 £343 +10.48% 16
Yorkshire -25 53 £328 -12.66% 7
South West -18 43 £363 +3.57% 26
East of England +11 36 £425 +21.42% 7
West Midlands -8 34 £306 +33.15% 14
East Midlands -9 21 £185 -56.47% 6
North East -23 4 £438 +62.03% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 741 (47.29%) SQL
2 533 (34.01%) Data Analysis
3 471 (30.06%) Finance
4 351 (22.40%) MS Excel
5 289 (18.44%) Migration
6 286 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
7 275 (17.55%) Microsoft
8 266 (16.98%) Banking
9 249 (15.89%) Data Modelling
10 231 (14.74%) SQL Server
11 229 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
12 218 (13.91%) Data Migration
13 193 (12.32%) ETL
14 191 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
15 187 (11.93%) Data Management
16 172 (10.98%) Analytics
17 144 (9.19%) Validation
18 141 (9.00%) Data Quality
19 140 (8.93%) Oracle
20 131 (8.36%) SAS
21 125 (7.98%) VBA
22 124 (7.91%) Business Analysis
22 124 (7.91%) Data Mapping
23 117 (7.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 114 (7.28%) T-SQL
25 113 (7.21%) MS Office
25 113 (7.21%) SAP
26 112 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
27 97 (6.19%) Degree
28 94 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 131 (8.36%) SAS
2 59 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.45%) CMS
3 7 (0.45%) Apache Solr
3 7 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (0.45%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.32%) Apache Pig
4 5 (0.32%) Apache
5 3 (0.19%) IIS
6 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.13%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.064%) Confluence
7 1 (0.064%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.064%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.064%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.064%) JBoss
7 1 (0.064%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.064%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 351 (22.40%) MS Excel
2 113 (7.21%) MS Office
3 94 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 66 (4.21%) MS Visio
5 41 (2.62%) Spreadsheet
6 30 (1.91%) SPSS
7 13 (0.83%) MS Project
8 12 (0.77%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.38%) FastStats
10 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.57%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.45%) SAP HCM
4 6 (0.38%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.38%) SAP MDM
4 6 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (0.38%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.26%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.26%) SAP APO
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.19%) Agresso
7 3 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.19%) SAP PM
7 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.19%) SAP TEM
8 2 (0.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (0.32%) SaaS
6 2 (0.13%) Office 365
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.064%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.064%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.064%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.70%) ATM
2 9 (0.57%) Firewall
2 9 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (0.38%) DNS
4 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.26%) LAN
5 4 (0.26%) VoIP
5 4 (0.26%) WAN
5 4 (0.26%) DHCP
5 4 (0.26%) Internet
5 4 (0.26%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.19%) Wireless
6 3 (0.19%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.19%) SSL
7 2 (0.13%) SNMP
7 2 (0.13%) LDAP
8 1 (0.064%) WebEx
8 1 (0.064%) DSL
8 1 (0.064%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 191 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
3 117 (7.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (5.68%) BusinessObjects
6 84 (5.36%) Data Mining
7 74 (4.72%) MS Access
8 66 (4.21%) Relational Database
9 56 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 49 (3.13%) Big Data
11 48 (3.06%) QlikView
12 38 (2.43%) Hadoop
13 35 (2.23%) Oracle Database
14 29 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (1.21%) RDBMS
18 17 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
19 15 (0.96%) Base SAS
20 14 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (1.21%) Visual Studio
2 17 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (0.89%) ERwin
4 9 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (0.38%) LSMW
5 6 (0.38%) Toad
6 4 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.26%) Subversion
6 4 (0.26%) JIRA
7 3 (0.19%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.13%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.13%) PVCS
8 2 (0.13%) Selenium
9 1 (0.064%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.064%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.064%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.064%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.064%) Kiln
General
1 471 (30.06%) Finance
2 266 (16.98%) Banking
3 84 (5.36%) Retail
4 76 (4.85%) Marketing
5 64 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 52 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.30%) Legal
8 25 (1.60%) Retail Banking
9 19 (1.21%) Law
10 17 (1.08%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.96%) Front Office
12 11 (0.70%) Publishing
13 10 (0.64%) Back Office
13 10 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.45%) Electronics
14 7 (0.45%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.38%) Billing
16 5 (0.32%) Games
16 5 (0.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.23%) XML
2 15 (0.96%) .NET
3 9 (0.57%) HTML
3 9 (0.57%) Web Services
4 8 (0.51%) MDX
5 7 (0.45%) FpML
6 6 (0.38%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.32%) CSS
8 4 (0.26%) XSLT
8 4 (0.26%) ODBC
8 4 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.26%) Lucene
9 3 (0.19%) Java EE
9 3 (0.19%) RESTful
9 3 (0.19%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.13%) COM
10 2 (0.13%) SOAP
10 2 (0.13%) XSD
10 2 (0.13%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 286 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 66 (4.21%) Data Structures
4 61 (3.89%) Statistics
5 59 (3.77%) Data Extraction
6 51 (3.25%) Data Integration
6 51 (3.25%) Reference Data
7 50 (3.19%) NHS
8 44 (2.81%) Visualisation
9 42 (2.68%) Data Centre
10 27 (1.72%) Mathematics
11 25 (1.60%) Credit Risk
12 24 (1.53%) Fixed Income
13 23 (1.47%) FMCG
14 19 (1.21%) Learning Management System
15 15 (0.96%) Derivative
16 14 (0.89%) Equities
17 13 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 12 (0.77%) Computer Science
19 11 (0.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 51 (3.25%) Windows
2 23 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 18 (1.15%) UNIX
4 13 (0.83%) Linux
5 6 (0.38%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.13%) AIX
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.064%) SUSE
9 1 (0.064%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (34.01%) Data Analysis
2 289 (18.44%) Migration
3 249 (15.89%) Data Modelling
4 229 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
5 218 (13.91%) Data Migration
6 193 (12.32%) ETL
7 187 (11.93%) Data Management
8 172 (10.98%) Analytics
9 144 (9.19%) Validation
10 124 (7.91%) Business Analysis
10 124 (7.91%) Data Mapping
11 112 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 94 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
13 91 (5.81%) Data Governance
14 90 (5.74%) Data Cleansing
15 86 (5.49%) CRM
16 85 (5.42%) Data Validation
17 75 (4.79%) Project Management
18 50 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
19 47 (3.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 741 (47.29%) SQL
2 125 (7.98%) VBA
3 114 (7.28%) T-SQL
4 37 (2.36%) VB
5 29 (1.85%) R
6 21 (1.34%) PL/SQL
7 18 (1.15%) Python
8 17 (1.08%) Java
9 12 (0.77%) C
10 8 (0.51%) C#
11 7 (0.45%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.45%) Perl
12 6 (0.38%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.38%) VBScript
13 4 (0.26%) C++
13 4 (0.26%) XQuery
13 4 (0.26%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.26%) XPath
13 4 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (6.19%) Degree
2 55 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.70%) ISEB
5 7 (0.45%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.45%) CCNA
5 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.38%) PhD
6 6 (0.38%) CCNP
6 6 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.19%) CISSP
7 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.19%) PMP
7 3 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.13%) CCIE
8 2 (0.13%) CCDA
8 2 (0.13%) CCDP
8 2 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (9.00%) Data Quality
2 38 (2.43%) QA
3 27 (1.72%) Solvency II
4 8 (0.51%) SLA
5 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) Basel II
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.13%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.064%) EMIR
9 1 (0.064%) COBIT
9 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.064%) Basel III
System Software
1 27 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.064%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (0.19%) SCCM
3 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.13%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.13%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.064%) Oozie
5 1 (0.064%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.064%) Jitterbit
5 1 (0.064%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 275 (17.55%) Microsoft
2 140 (8.93%) Oracle
3 113 (7.21%) SAP
4 57 (3.64%) Informatica
5 49 (3.13%) Tableau
6 36 (2.30%) Teradata
7 27 (1.72%) Cognos
8 19 (1.21%) Google
9 18 (1.15%) Trillium
9 18 (1.15%) IBM
10 17 (1.08%) Talend
11 15 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (0.89%) GoldenSource
13 13 (0.83%) Bloomberg
13 13 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
13 13 (0.83%) Cisco
14 12 (0.77%) Adobe
15 11 (0.70%) HP
16 10 (0.64%) Omniture
17 9 (0.57%) Ab Initio
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