The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 89 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.35% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £180 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.47 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1059 708 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.93% 95.29% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 406 370
Average daily rate £340 £344 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.08% +20.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 56 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £10.31 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.47 £17.50
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 the North East

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £400 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 6 (33.33%) Big Data
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (27.78%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Rally
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (16.67%) MS Access
6 3 (16.67%) VBA
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 3 (16.67%) GIS
6 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
6 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 3 (16.67%) GIS
2 3 (16.67%) MS Access
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
1 7 (38.89%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (27.78%) Inmon Methodology
3 5 (27.78%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Insight
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Rally
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft