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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 112 93 122
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 57 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 1.39% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.51% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 7
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£340 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £203 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £406 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £36.15 £46.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.41% +283.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
4042 2843 2649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.46% 92.16% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 1582 1315
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 179 203
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 23 £328 +55.95% 11
Cheshire -16 13 £343 +5.38% 1
Merseyside -5 7 £148 -53.90% 1
Lancashire -11 7 £600 +100.00%
Cumbria -16 2 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (48.36%) SQL
2 43 (35.25%) Data Analysis
3 31 (25.41%) Finance
4 29 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (23.77%) ETL
5 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
5 27 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (19.67%) Data Mapping
6 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
7 23 (18.85%) Migration
8 20 (16.39%) Oracle
8 20 (16.39%) SAP
9 18 (14.75%) T-SQL
10 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
12 12 (9.84%) Data Management
12 12 (9.84%) Validation
12 12 (9.84%) Banking
12 12 (9.84%) Data Migration
13 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (8.20%) VBA
14 10 (8.20%) Data Modelling
15 9 (7.38%) QlikView
15 9 (7.38%) Talend Open Studio
15 9 (7.38%) Talend
15 9 (7.38%) Windows
15 9 (7.38%) SAS
15 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
16 8 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (7.38%) SAS
2 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) CMS
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.56%) MS Office
2 8 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (4.92%) PowerPivot
4 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.46%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.64%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.64%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.82%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.38%) QlikView
3 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.56%) MS Access
4 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.74%) Data Mining
6 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Power View
7 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.46%) Base SAS
9 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.64%) DataStage
11 1 (0.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
3 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (25.41%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Banking
3 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) Marketing
4 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.64%) Law
5 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.64%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) XML
2 1 (0.82%) HTML
2 1 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.10%) NHS
4 4 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.46%) Statistics
5 3 (2.46%) User Experience
5 3 (2.46%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.64%) DTV
6 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.64%) Google Search Appliance
6 2 (1.64%) Informatics
7 1 (0.82%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.38%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.46%) UNIX
3 3 (2.46%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.64%) AIX
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.25%) Data Analysis
2 29 (23.77%) ETL
2 29 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (19.67%) Data Mapping
4 23 (18.85%) Migration
5 12 (9.84%) Validation
5 12 (9.84%) Data Management
5 12 (9.84%) Data Migration
6 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.20%) Data Modelling
8 8 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.56%) Data Validation
8 8 (6.56%) Data Transformation
9 6 (4.92%) ERP
10 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.10%) Data Reconciliation
10 5 (4.10%) ETL Development
10 5 (4.10%) Analytics
11 4 (3.28%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.28%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) SQL
2 18 (14.75%) T-SQL
3 10 (8.20%) VBA
4 6 (4.92%) VB
5 3 (2.46%) VBScript
6 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.28%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) CCNP
3 1 (0.82%) CCNA
3 1 (0.82%) CISSP
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Oracle
1 20 (16.39%) SAP
2 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) Talend
4 6 (4.92%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (4.10%) Informatica
5 5 (4.10%) Baan
5 5 (4.10%) Tableau
6 3 (2.46%) Cognos
7 2 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (0.82%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.82%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.82%) HP
8 1 (0.82%) Vertica
8 1 (0.82%) IBM
8 1 (0.82%) Remedy
8 1 (0.82%) Teradata
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £325 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £141 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago