The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 73 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.60% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.64% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £300 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £428 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.66%
Data Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
944 936 960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.73% 94.26% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 498 483
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 30
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the Reading region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the Reading region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Reading region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (18.75%) Data Mapping
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (12.50%) Power BI
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Legal
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Social Media

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) MS Access
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (12.50%) Power BI
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (18.75%) Data Mapping
4 3 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) R
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) GoldenSource
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.25%) SAP