The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 22 July 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 North West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 92 109 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 42 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 0.65% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.70% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 14
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £223 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £368 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £12.00 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.57
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -0.42%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2776 2429 2998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.66% 92.50% 91.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1147 1531
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 183 224
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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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
Cheshire +7 14 £335 +11.66% 4
Manchester +7 12 £218 -38.94% 8
Lancashire - 7 - - 2
Merseyside +2 3 £320 -11.72% 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 30 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
4 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
5 19 (23.75%) Migration
6 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.25%) Oracle
7 16 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 15 (18.75%) Finance
9 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
10 12 (15.00%) ETL
11 11 (13.75%) SAP
12 10 (12.50%) Validation
12 10 (12.50%) Asset Management
13 9 (11.25%) Data Management
13 9 (11.25%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (11.25%) NHS
14 8 (10.00%) ITIL
14 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (10.00%) Maximo
14 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 7 (8.75%) Degree
15 7 (8.75%) Data Mapping
16 6 (7.50%) PL/SQL
16 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
16 6 (7.50%) Metadata Management
17 5 (6.25%) Talend
17 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (6.25%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
2 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Maximo
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.00%) MS Access
6 3 (3.75%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.50%) OLAP
7 2 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) NHS
2 4 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.75%) CMDB
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) Statistics
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 19 (23.75%) Migration
3 16 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
5 12 (15.00%) ETL
6 10 (12.50%) Validation
6 10 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 9 (11.25%) Data Management
7 9 (11.25%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (10.00%) ITIL
9 7 (8.75%) Data Mapping
10 6 (7.50%) Metadata Management
11 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.75%) Business Process Mapping
12 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
12 3 (3.75%) UML
12 3 (3.75%) Workflow
12 3 (3.75%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.75%) Data Entry
13 2 (2.50%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) IIBA
6 1 (1.25%) CBAP
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
1 17 (21.25%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) SAP
3 5 (6.25%) Talend
4 3 (3.75%) Capita
5 2 (2.50%) Greenplum
5 2 (2.50%) Trillium
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos
6 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) Northgate
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Consult Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £18 - £20 per day
Posted: 7 days ago