The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 94 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 42 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 0.41% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.45% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 6
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£295 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.38% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £178 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
- -2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £46.00 £16.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.78% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £12.90 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £20.10 £17.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.17 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -6.06%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2890 2673 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.43% 91.79% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1654 1326 1556
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 202 212
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +25 21 £310 +3.33% 7
Lancashire -12 7 £300 - 2
Manchester -6 6 £210 +40.00% 6
Merseyside +2 3 £320 +42.22%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (42.17%) SQL
2 30 (36.14%) Data Analysis
3 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
4 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
5 20 (24.10%) Oracle
5 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
5 20 (24.10%) Migration
5 20 (24.10%) Data Migration
5 20 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (21.69%) Data Modelling
7 16 (19.28%) Finance
8 15 (18.07%) Validation
9 14 (16.87%) ETL
10 12 (14.46%) NHS
11 11 (13.25%) ITIL
11 11 (13.25%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (12.05%) Data Mapping
12 10 (12.05%) Degree
12 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
12 10 (12.05%) SAP
13 9 (10.84%) RDBMS
13 9 (10.84%) Asset Management
13 9 (10.84%) Metadata Management
13 9 (10.84%) Data Management
13 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (9.64%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
15 7 (8.43%) Talend Open Studio

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.61%) MS Project
3 3 (3.61%) MS Office
4 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Maximo
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.20%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (10.84%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.61%) MS Access
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.41%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.20%) Big Data
8 1 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.20%) LSMW
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.20%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) NHS
3 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.61%) CMDB
4 2 (2.41%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Data Analysis
2 20 (24.10%) Migration
2 20 (24.10%) Data Migration
3 18 (21.69%) Data Modelling
4 15 (18.07%) Validation
5 14 (16.87%) ETL
6 11 (13.25%) ITIL
6 11 (13.25%) Data Cleansing
7 10 (12.05%) Data Mapping
8 9 (10.84%) Metadata Management
8 9 (10.84%) Asset Management
8 9 (10.84%) Data Management
9 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.82%) Data Validation
10 3 (3.61%) Line Management
10 3 (3.61%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.61%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.20%) C
4 1 (1.20%) VB
4 1 (1.20%) ABAP
4 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) ISEB
5 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.61%) IIBA
5 3 (3.61%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Oracle
1 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) SAP
3 7 (8.43%) Talend
4 2 (2.41%) Trillium
4 2 (2.41%) Capita
4 2 (2.41%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos
5 1 (1.20%) Teradata
5 1 (1.20%) Northgate
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