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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 99 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 37 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 0.91% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.98% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 22
Average daily rate £225 £120 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -67.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £100 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £47.33 £23.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.40% +74.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.99 £17.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.07 £84.70 £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.47%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2818 2256 2857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.73% 93.34% 91.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1505 1067 1396
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 181 178
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.66 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.23 £55.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 22 £225 -55.00% 3
Cheshire -6 7 £348 +32.38%
Lancashire - 3 - -
Merseyside +2 2 £255 +131.81%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 22 (31.88%) Data Analysis
3 20 (28.99%) Finance
4 17 (24.64%) Migration
4 17 (24.64%) MS Excel
5 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 11 (15.94%) Oracle
6 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.49%) Data Migration
8 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.59%) MS Office
9 8 (11.59%) SAP
9 8 (11.59%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (10.14%) ETL
10 7 (10.14%) Maximo
11 6 (8.70%) Data Management
11 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.70%) Data Mapping
12 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
12 5 (7.25%) NHS
12 5 (7.25%) Banking
12 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (7.25%) Degree
13 4 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (5.80%) ISEB
13 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.80%) VBA
13 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
13 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (2.90%) SAS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (24.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Maximo
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.90%) MPLS
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) VPN
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) MS Access
5 2 (2.90%) OLAP
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Billing
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) NHS
2 4 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) Economics
5 1 (1.45%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Data Analysis
2 17 (24.64%) Migration
3 10 (14.49%) Data Migration
4 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 8 (11.59%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (10.14%) ETL
7 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.70%) Data Management
7 6 (8.70%) Data Mapping
8 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.35%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) ITIL
9 3 (4.35%) Workflow
9 3 (4.35%) Validation
9 3 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.35%) Data Entry
10 2 (2.90%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.80%) VBA
3 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) IIBA
4 1 (1.45%) CBAP
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.90%) Capita
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) Juniper
4 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.45%) F5
4 1 (1.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Talend
4 1 (1.45%) Trillium
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