The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / North West
Rank 97 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 34 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 0.94% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.99% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 18
Median daily rate £325 £318 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £225 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -16.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £13.35 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.03 £16.15 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.50%

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
2508 3625 3153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 94.92% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 2158 1727
Median daily rate £380 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 199 199
Median hourly rate £18.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.20% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.55 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +8 14 £325 +5.69% 3
Cheshire +32 10 £381 +20.07% 10
Cumbria - 3 £155 -
Merseyside - 2 £100 - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 North West region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (33.93%) Finance
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
5 8 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 7 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 7 (12.50%) SAP
7 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.71%) Statistics
8 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.93%) Data Mining
8 5 (8.93%) Oracle
9 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
9 4 (7.14%) VB
9 4 (7.14%) Migration
9 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 4 (7.14%) NHS
9 4 (7.14%) Degree
9 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) Retail
9 4 (7.14%) Information Management
9 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
10 3 (5.36%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (5.36%) EXASOL
10 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.79%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.79%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) LAN
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
1 2 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Data Mining
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.36%) MS Access
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.79%) GIS
5 1 (1.79%) KNIME
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Learning Management System
3 2 (3.57%) RIA
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
1 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
3 8 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 7 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 6 (10.71%) Statistics
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Information Management
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (5.36%) Data Extraction
8 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
8 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.36%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.36%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.36%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) VB
3 3 (5.36%) VBA
4 2 (3.57%) R
4 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) SAP
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) EXASOL
4 3 (5.36%) NetApp
4 3 (5.36%) Talend
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Civica
6 1 (1.79%) CommVault
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.79%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.79%) Sage
6 1 (1.79%) Tableau
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