The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 26 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.65% 2.04% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.19% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.75 £14.59
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +21.70%
Data Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 137 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 91.50% 93.20% 90.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 103 79
Average daily rate £400 £330 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the Halifax region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Tableau
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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