The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 146 109 129
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 125 160 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 1.71% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.81% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 105 67
Median daily rate £350 £393 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +22.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £206 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 14
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £24.58 £28.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £19.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +28.33%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8732 8833 8410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.12% 94.63% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5259 4904 4621
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 440 464
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 29 £350 +29.62% 8
Oxfordshire +14 26 £275 -35.29% 4
Surrey -12 23 £500 +11.11% 4
Hampshire -14 16 £300 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £373 +6.42% 5
East Sussex -6 8 £388 -8.82%
Middlesex -4 3 £410 +92.94%
West Sussex -26 3 £275 -50.00% 1
Sussex +3 2 - -
Kent -13 2 £200 -42.85%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 110 (44.53%) SQL
2 62 (25.10%) Data Analysis
3 61 (24.70%) Finance
4 58 (23.48%) MS Excel
5 48 (19.43%) Migration
6 42 (17.00%) Data Quality
6 42 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 35 (14.17%) Data Management
9 34 (13.77%) SQL Server
10 33 (13.36%) SAP
10 33 (13.36%) Oracle
10 33 (13.36%) Data Modelling
11 31 (12.55%) Microsoft
12 30 (12.15%) Tableau
13 27 (10.93%) MS Office
13 27 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (10.93%) Data Cleansing
14 26 (10.53%) Data Mapping
14 26 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 25 (10.12%) Analytics
16 21 (8.50%) VBA
17 20 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (7.69%) CRM
18 19 (7.69%) Validation
18 19 (7.69%) Degree
19 18 (7.29%) Marketing
19 18 (7.29%) SAS
19 18 (7.29%) BusinessObjects

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (7.29%) SAS
2 10 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.43%) Confluence
4 2 (0.81%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 58 (23.48%) MS Excel
2 27 (10.93%) MS Office
3 7 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.62%) SPSS
6 3 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.40%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.62%) Cognos Planning
2 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.62%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (1.62%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.21%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.81%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.40%) Primavera
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) ATM
1 3 (1.21%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (7.29%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.26%) QlikView
7 12 (4.86%) MS Access
8 11 (4.45%) Oracle Database
9 9 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (3.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (2.83%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.02%) MySQL
12 5 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.62%) Spotfire
14 3 (1.21%) OLAP
14 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.81%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 7 (2.83%) JIRA
2 3 (1.21%) LSMW
2 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.81%) ERwin
3 2 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Ant
General
1 61 (24.70%) Finance
2 18 (7.29%) Marketing
3 13 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.86%) Banking
5 10 (4.05%) Retail
6 7 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.43%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.02%) Front Office
9 4 (1.62%) Back Office
10 3 (1.21%) French Language
10 3 (1.21%) German Language
10 3 (1.21%) Legal
11 2 (0.81%) Billing
11 2 (0.81%) Electronics
12 1 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) Automotive
12 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.05%) XML
2 4 (1.62%) FpML
3 3 (1.21%) .NET
4 2 (0.81%) RESTful
4 2 (0.81%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.40%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.29%) Visualisation
3 17 (6.88%) Statistics
4 13 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 11 (4.45%) Data Integration
6 9 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.64%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.43%) Learning Management System
8 5 (2.02%) Data Extraction
8 5 (2.02%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.21%) FMCG
9 3 (1.21%) Physics
9 3 (1.21%) Pricing Data
9 3 (1.21%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.81%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.81%) Life Science
10 2 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.43%) Windows
2 4 (1.62%) Linux
2 4 (1.62%) Unix
2 4 (1.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.10%) Data Analysis
2 48 (19.43%) Migration
3 39 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 35 (14.17%) Data Management
5 33 (13.36%) Data Modelling
6 27 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (10.93%) Data Cleansing
7 26 (10.53%) Data Mapping
8 25 (10.12%) Analytics
9 20 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (7.69%) CRM
10 19 (7.69%) Validation
11 17 (6.88%) Data Governance
12 16 (6.48%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.07%) ETL
14 14 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (4.86%) PRINCE2
16 11 (4.45%) Project Management
17 10 (4.05%) Asset Management
18 9 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 110 (44.53%) SQL
2 21 (8.50%) VBA
3 11 (4.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.02%) VB
5 4 (1.62%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.81%) R
6 2 (0.81%) VBScript
7 1 (0.40%) C
7 1 (0.40%) C#
7 1 (0.40%) Java
7 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (7.69%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.02%) ISEB
5 4 (1.62%) ACCA
5 4 (1.62%) CIMA
6 3 (1.21%) PhD
7 2 (0.81%) CBAP
7 2 (0.81%) CCNA
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) HND
8 1 (0.40%) HNC
8 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (17.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) GxP
2 1 (0.40%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) GridGain
Vendors
1 33 (13.36%) Oracle
1 33 (13.36%) SAP
2 31 (12.55%) Microsoft
3 30 (12.15%) Tableau
4 7 (2.83%) Informatica
5 5 (2.02%) Cognos
6 4 (1.62%) Anaplan
6 4 (1.62%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.62%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.62%) Reuters
7 3 (1.21%) hybris
7 3 (1.21%) Trillium
8 2 (0.81%) Siebel
8 2 (0.81%) Symantec
8 2 (0.81%) Talend
9 1 (0.40%) BT
9 1 (0.40%) ESRI
9 1 (0.40%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.40%) SIMUL8
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata
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