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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 121 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 39 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 1.12% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.19% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 18
Average daily rate £318 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £130 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.75 £33.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% -46.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.70 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £22.50 £136.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.19 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-9.27% -3.00%
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
3573 3030 2567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.13% 94.25% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2147 1704 1303
Average daily rate £380 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 183 191
Average hourly rate £23.83 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.22 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.50 £42.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
Manchester -17 25 £290 -3.33% 8
Cheshire +1 10 £319 +10.86% 1
Lancashire -3 1 - - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 50 (46.73%) SQL
2 30 (28.04%) Migration
3 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
4 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
4 27 (25.23%) Finance
5 25 (23.36%) ETL
6 24 (22.43%) Data Migration
7 19 (17.76%) Oracle
8 18 (16.82%) Data Quality
9 17 (15.89%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
12 14 (13.08%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (12.15%) Data Modelling
14 12 (11.21%) SAS
14 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (11.21%) Data Analysis
15 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (10.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (10.28%) Data Cleansing
16 10 (9.35%) QA
16 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (9.35%) Validation
17 9 (8.41%) Retail
17 9 (8.41%) Dynamics AX
18 8 (7.48%) Data Management
18 8 (7.48%) Banking
18 8 (7.48%) Talend Open Studio
18 8 (7.48%) Data Reconciliation

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (11.21%) SAS
2 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.93%) LiveLink
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.74%) MS Office
5 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.87%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.93%) Maximo
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.93%) Unica
3 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) MPLS
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.54%) MS Access
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.67%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.74%) OLAP
6 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.80%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.87%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.87%) BODI
8 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.87%) QlikView
8 2 (1.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.93%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (5.61%) Toad
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (25.23%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.41%) Retail
4 8 (7.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.87%) Law
5 2 (1.87%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 4 (3.74%) XML
3 2 (1.87%) SOAP
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) JSON
4 1 (0.93%) RESTful
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) NHS
3 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.67%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.67%) Statistics
4 4 (3.74%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.87%) Life Science
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.87%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Google Search Appliance
6 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Migration
2 25 (23.36%) ETL
3 24 (22.43%) Data Migration
4 17 (15.89%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (12.15%) Data Modelling
6 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.21%) Data Analysis
7 11 (10.28%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (9.35%) Validation
9 8 (7.48%) Data Management
9 8 (7.48%) Data Reconciliation
10 7 (6.54%) SOA
10 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.61%) ERP
11 6 (5.61%) Project Management
11 6 (5.61%) Software Testing
12 5 (4.67%) Waterfall
13 4 (3.74%) Business Analysis
13 4 (3.74%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (46.73%) SQL
2 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.87%) VBA
4 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) CCNP
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.82%) Data Quality
2 10 (9.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (17.76%) Oracle
2 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.48%) Talend
4 6 (5.61%) SAP
5 5 (4.67%) Tableau
6 2 (1.87%) BMC
6 2 (1.87%) hybris
6 2 (1.87%) Remedy
7 1 (0.93%) Ariba
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Informatica
7 1 (0.93%) MEDITECH
7 1 (0.93%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.93%) Siebel
7 1 (0.93%) Software AG
7 1 (0.93%) Teradata
7 1 (0.93%) Vertica
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £120 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £13.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago