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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 81 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 67 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.83% 1.16% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 1.26% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 13
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£350 £225 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +60.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £173 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £351 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £31.58 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.24% -68.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -9.77%
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
3418 2788 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.13% 92.20% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1934 1515 1046
Average daily rate £388 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 176 174
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.61 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
Manchester -2 22 £325 +54.76% 7
Lancashire +21 18 £435 -
Cheshire -8 12 £336 -0.37% 1
Merseyside -11 3 £150 -41.17% 2
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 57 (55.34%) SQL
2 41 (39.81%) Data Analysis
3 27 (26.21%) Finance
3 27 (26.21%) Oracle
4 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (20.39%) Data Mapping
5 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
5 21 (20.39%) ETL
6 19 (18.45%) Migration
7 18 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
8 15 (14.56%) Data Migration
9 13 (12.62%) SAP
9 13 (12.62%) VBA
9 13 (12.62%) Validation
10 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
11 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
11 10 (9.71%) Analytics
12 9 (8.74%) Data Validation
12 9 (8.74%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (7.77%) Data Management
13 8 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
14 7 (6.80%) MS Office
14 7 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
14 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (6.80%) Talend Open Studio

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (3.88%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.74%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (6.80%) MS Office
4 6 (5.83%) PowerPivot
5 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.97%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP MDM
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.97%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.97%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.97%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Power View
5 6 (5.83%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.85%) QlikView
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.94%) Big Data
9 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.94%) MS Access
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.97%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (26.21%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.91%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.94%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) XML
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.88%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.88%) NHS
4 3 (2.91%) Statistics
5 2 (1.94%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
1 4 (3.88%) Windows
2 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.81%) Data Analysis
2 21 (20.39%) Data Mapping
2 21 (20.39%) ETL
3 19 (18.45%) Migration
4 18 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (14.56%) Data Migration
6 13 (12.62%) Validation
7 10 (9.71%) Analytics
8 9 (8.74%) Data Validation
9 8 (7.77%) Data Management
10 7 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.80%) Data Reconciliation
11 6 (5.83%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (5.83%) E-business
11 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.83%) CRM
12 5 (4.85%) ERP
13 4 (3.88%) Data Protection
13 4 (3.88%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) SQL
2 13 (12.62%) VBA
3 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.94%) VBScript
5 2 (1.94%) VB
6 1 (0.97%) Java
6 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.97%) CISSP
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.97%) CCNP
3 1 (0.97%) CCNA
3 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) SAP
3 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.80%) Talend
5 4 (3.88%) Cognos
5 4 (3.88%) Baan
6 3 (2.91%) Informatica
6 3 (2.91%) Northgate
7 2 (1.94%) Google
7 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.97%) Siebel
8 1 (0.97%) Remedy
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) Trillium
8 1 (0.97%) Teradata
8 1 (0.97%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.97%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.97%) Tableau
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