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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 103 116 116
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 37 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.15% 0.49% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.53% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£285 £413 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +98.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £250 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £420 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £38.50 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £21.00 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £21.00 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.69 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +12.90%
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
2938 2625 2946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.07% 91.94% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1296 1481
Average daily rate £363 £333 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 206 190
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £37.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(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
Cheshire +19 18 £310 -26.19% 4
Lancashire -13 7 £300 -14.28% 3
Manchester -5 6 £210 +40.00% 6
Merseyside -5 1 - - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 27 (34.62%) Data Analysis
3 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
5 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 19 (24.36%) Oracle
6 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (23.08%) Finance
7 18 (23.08%) Migration
7 18 (23.08%) Data Migration
8 17 (21.79%) Data Modelling
9 15 (19.23%) Validation
10 12 (15.38%) ETL
11 11 (14.10%) ITIL
11 11 (14.10%) NHS
12 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (11.54%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (11.54%) Degree
13 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (10.26%) Data Management
13 8 (10.26%) Data Mapping
13 8 (10.26%) Metadata Management
13 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
13 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
13 8 (10.26%) SAP
13 8 (10.26%) Data Structures
14 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
14 7 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (7.69%) MS Office
4 3 (3.85%) MS Project
5 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Maximo
2 2 (2.56%) Academy Housing
2 2 (2.56%) arcHouse
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.28%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.69%) MS Access
5 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) QlikView
7 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.28%) LSMW
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.28%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.10%) NHS
3 8 (10.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.85%) CMDB
4 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Statistics
6 1 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Data Analysis
2 18 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 18 (23.08%) Migration
3 17 (21.79%) Data Modelling
4 15 (19.23%) Validation
5 12 (15.38%) ETL
6 11 (14.10%) ITIL
7 9 (11.54%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (10.26%) Metadata Management
8 8 (10.26%) Data Mapping
8 8 (10.26%) Data Management
9 7 (8.97%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.41%) Data Validation
11 4 (5.13%) EAM
12 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
12 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (3.85%) Business Process Mapping
12 3 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.13%) VB
4 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) IIBA
5 2 (2.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) SAP
4 6 (7.69%) Talend
5 3 (3.85%) Capita
5 3 (3.85%) Northgate
6 2 (2.56%) Civica
6 2 (2.56%) Comino
6 2 (2.56%) Anite
6 2 (2.56%) Orchard
6 2 (2.56%) Greenplum
6 2 (2.56%) Trillium
7 1 (1.28%) Teradata
7 1 (1.28%) Cognos
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £20 - £21 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 21 days ago