The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 141 138 154
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 776 617 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.43% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.54% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 429 463
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £178 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 35 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.58 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.47 £78.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.06%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Data Analyst
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -8 421 £375 -11.76% 65
South East +6 136 £320 -8.57% 20
East of England +29 61 £325 +41.30% 8
South West +11 51 £325 +6.55% 18
North West -6 39 £225 +11.80% 11
East Midlands +14 29 £360 +2.85% 2
West Midlands -11 21 £300 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire -26 14 £375 +11.11% 5
Midlands -1 2 £400 +33.33% 1
North East -26 2 £250 - 2
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 555 (42.01%) SQL
2 381 (28.84%) Data Analysis
3 345 (26.12%) Finance
4 265 (20.06%) MS Excel
5 256 (19.38%) Migration
6 205 (15.52%) Data Migration
7 198 (14.99%) Data Modelling
8 178 (13.47%) Microsoft
9 175 (13.25%) Oracle
9 175 (13.25%) SQL Server
10 173 (13.10%) Banking
11 172 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
12 160 (12.11%) ETL
13 148 (11.20%) Data Management
14 142 (10.75%) SAP
15 138 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
16 119 (9.01%) Data Quality
17 114 (8.63%) Data Cleansing
18 112 (8.48%) Analytics
19 101 (7.65%) Data Mapping
20 89 (6.74%) VBA
21 87 (6.59%) Marketing
22 86 (6.51%) MS Access
23 85 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
24 82 (6.21%) Validation
25 79 (5.98%) Degree
25 79 (5.98%) Data Mining
26 78 (5.90%) SAS
27 74 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 71 (5.37%) Business Analysis

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 78 (5.90%) SAS
2 32 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.38%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.30%) FileNet
7 3 (0.23%) IIS
8 2 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.076%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.076%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.076%) Apache
9 1 (0.076%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.076%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.076%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.076%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.076%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 265 (20.06%) MS Excel
2 65 (4.92%) MS Office
3 59 (4.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
5 35 (2.65%) MS Visio
6 33 (2.50%) SPSS
7 13 (0.98%) MS Project
8 9 (0.68%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.076%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.076%) GIMP
9 1 (0.076%) Inkscape
9 1 (0.076%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 21 (1.59%) SAP HR
2 20 (1.51%) SAP FI
3 19 (1.44%) SAP CO
4 18 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (1.21%) SAP SRM
6 12 (0.91%) SAP SD
7 10 (0.76%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.68%) SAP CRM
9 8 (0.61%) RMDS
9 8 (0.61%) SAP MM
10 7 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.53%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.53%) Maximo
11 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
1 8 (0.61%) SaaS
2 5 (0.38%) Taleo
3 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.14%) Firewall
2 14 (1.06%) Internet
3 7 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.53%) LDAP
4 6 (0.45%) LAN
5 5 (0.38%) WAN
6 4 (0.30%) Multicast
7 3 (0.23%) SDH
7 3 (0.23%) DWDM
8 2 (0.15%) Network Security
8 2 (0.15%) Intranet
8 2 (0.15%) MPLS
8 2 (0.15%) Broadband
8 2 (0.15%) FTP
8 2 (0.15%) DNS
9 1 (0.076%) HTTP
9 1 (0.076%) VPN
9 1 (0.076%) SMS
9 1 (0.076%) ISUP
9 1 (0.076%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 172 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
3 86 (6.51%) MS Access
4 79 (5.98%) Data Mining
5 74 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (4.16%) Relational Database
7 54 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (3.94%) Oracle Database
9 32 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (2.04%) QlikView
11 26 (1.97%) Big Data
12 16 (1.21%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.21%) Data Mart
12 16 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (1.06%) MySQL
14 13 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.98%) Base SAS
15 12 (0.91%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (1.36%) ERwin
2 15 (1.14%) LSMW
3 9 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
3 9 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (0.53%) Toad
5 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.23%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.15%) JIRA
7 1 (0.076%) ProC
General
1 345 (26.12%) Finance
2 173 (13.10%) Banking
3 87 (6.59%) Marketing
4 66 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 56 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.18%) Retail
7 22 (1.67%) Front Office
8 19 (1.44%) Games
9 18 (1.36%) Legal
10 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (1.06%) Retail Banking
12 14 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.91%) Advertising
14 10 (0.76%) Billing
14 10 (0.76%) Back Office
15 8 (0.61%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.45%) Publishing
17 5 (0.38%) Automotive
18 4 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.57%) XML
2 20 (1.51%) XSD
3 18 (1.36%) .NET
4 14 (1.06%) Middleware
5 8 (0.61%) MDX
5 8 (0.61%) XML Schema
6 6 (0.45%) J2EE
7 5 (0.38%) HTML
8 4 (0.30%) Rendezvous
9 3 (0.23%) ADO
9 3 (0.23%) Ajax
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.15%) Apache Avro
10 2 (0.15%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.15%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.15%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.15%) Web Services
10 2 (0.15%) ODBC
11 1 (0.076%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (5.30%) NHS
2 56 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 53 (4.01%) Data Extraction
4 41 (3.10%) Statistics
5 34 (2.57%) Reference Data
6 33 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 31 (2.35%) Credit Risk
8 26 (1.97%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.82%) FMCG
10 20 (1.51%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.29%) Derivative
12 16 (1.21%) Data Conversion
13 14 (1.06%) Fixed Income
14 12 (0.91%) Economics
15 11 (0.83%) Computer Science
15 11 (0.83%) Market Risk
16 10 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (0.68%) Equities
18 8 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
18 8 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.27%) Windows
2 22 (1.67%) Linux
3 19 (1.44%) UNIX
4 6 (0.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (0.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.38%) Solaris
6 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.076%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (28.84%) Data Analysis
2 256 (19.38%) Migration
3 205 (15.52%) Data Migration
4 198 (14.99%) Data Modelling
5 160 (12.11%) ETL
6 148 (11.20%) Data Management
7 138 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
8 114 (8.63%) Data Cleansing
9 112 (8.48%) Analytics
10 101 (7.65%) Data Mapping
11 85 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 82 (6.21%) Validation
13 71 (5.37%) Business Analysis
14 70 (5.30%) CRM
15 52 (3.94%) Asset Management
16 47 (3.56%) Project Management
16 47 (3.56%) UML
17 39 (2.95%) Data Architecture
18 37 (2.80%) User Acceptance Testing
19 36 (2.73%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 555 (42.01%) SQL
2 89 (6.74%) VBA
3 67 (5.07%) T-SQL
4 36 (2.73%) VB
5 26 (1.97%) PL/SQL
6 19 (1.44%) R
7 11 (0.83%) C#
7 11 (0.83%) Perl
8 10 (0.76%) Java
9 9 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 9 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.45%) VBScript
11 5 (0.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (0.38%) C
11 5 (0.38%) Python
12 4 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.23%) C++
13 3 (0.23%) Ruby
13 3 (0.23%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 79 (5.98%) Degree
2 48 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.57%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.45%) ISEB
6 4 (0.30%) ACCA
6 4 (0.30%) CIMA
6 4 (0.30%) PhD
6 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.30%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.15%) IIBA
7 2 (0.15%) CBAP
7 2 (0.15%) CHFI
7 2 (0.15%) ICAEW
7 2 (0.15%) HND
7 2 (0.15%) CCNP
7 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.076%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.076%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (9.01%) Data Quality
2 43 (3.26%) QA
3 12 (0.91%) SLA
4 10 (0.76%) Basel II
5 6 (0.45%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.45%) Basel III
6 5 (0.38%) EMIR
7 4 (0.30%) COREP
8 3 (0.23%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.23%) P3O
9 2 (0.15%) FINREP
9 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.15%) HL7
10 1 (0.076%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.076%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (0.91%) Tivoli
2 9 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.30%) SCCM
5 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.23%) OVSD
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.076%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.076%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.076%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 178 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 175 (13.25%) Oracle
3 142 (10.75%) SAP
4 65 (4.92%) Business Objects
5 40 (3.03%) Teradata
6 35 (2.65%) Tableau
7 31 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (2.27%) Informatica
9 22 (1.67%) Bloomberg
10 16 (1.21%) Reuters
11 13 (0.98%) HP
11 13 (0.98%) Google
11 13 (0.98%) DataFlux
12 11 (0.83%) Cognos
12 11 (0.83%) IBM
12 11 (0.83%) Omniture
13 10 (0.76%) Citrix
13 10 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (0.76%) Trillium
14 9 (0.68%) Alterian
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