The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 30 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.47% 1.82% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.91% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £148 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+137.28% -53.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £135.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Data Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 367 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.49% 95.32% 91.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 171 123
Median daily rate £388 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% -0.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.40 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Merseyside region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the Merseyside region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 3 £375 +154.23% 1
Wirral - 1 £175 -
Data Analyst
North West

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
6 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
3 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Ariba