The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 137 111 124
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 120 129 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.54% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.68% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 68 59
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£300 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £149 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £357 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.84
% change year-on-year
- +17.96%
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
8480 7678 7048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.45% 91.42% 91.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4587 4007 3392
Average daily rate £375 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 456 611
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Berkshire -22 26 £230 -8.00% 5
Hampshire -3 24 £300 +86.04% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 22 £215 -21.81% 4
Surrey -5 20 £488 +77.27% 15
Oxfordshire - 15 £188 - 3
East Sussex 0 9 £400 +45.45% 2
Kent -8 3 £300 - 1
West Sussex -25 2 £455 +51.66%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 97 (42.36%) SQL
2 78 (34.06%) MS Excel
3 64 (27.95%) Data Analysis
4 57 (24.89%) Finance
5 54 (23.58%) Microsoft
6 51 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (16.16%) Telecoms
8 31 (13.54%) Migration
9 28 (12.23%) SAS
9 28 (12.23%) MS Access
10 27 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (10.92%) Data Modelling
11 25 (10.92%) MS PowerPoint
11 25 (10.92%) Marketing
12 24 (10.48%) Business Analysis
13 22 (9.61%) Data Migration
13 22 (9.61%) VBA
14 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
14 21 (9.17%) Data Management
15 20 (8.73%) VB
15 20 (8.73%) MS Office
16 19 (8.30%) Project Management
17 18 (7.86%) Analytics
18 17 (7.42%) Data Quality
18 17 (7.42%) Oracle
18 17 (7.42%) ETL
18 17 (7.42%) Banking
19 16 (6.99%) Degree
19 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
20 14 (6.11%) Data Mining

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (12.23%) SAS
2 8 (3.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 78 (34.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (8.73%) MS Office
4 14 (6.11%) MS Visio
5 13 (5.68%) SPSS
6 5 (2.18%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.31%) MS Project
8 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Agresso
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Force.com
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.18%) MPLS
1 5 (2.18%) LAN
1 5 (2.18%) WAN
2 4 (1.75%) Intranet
3 3 (1.31%) Wireless
3 3 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.87%) LTE
4 2 (0.87%) ATM
4 2 (0.87%) PSTN
4 2 (0.87%) UMTS
4 2 (0.87%) VoIP
4 2 (0.87%) GPRS
4 2 (0.87%) GSM
4 2 (0.87%) ISDN
4 2 (0.87%) Firewall
4 2 (0.87%) 2G
4 2 (0.87%) 3G
5 1 (0.44%) SAN
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.23%) MS Access
2 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.11%) Data Mining
4 12 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.80%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.18%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.87%) OLAP
13 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.87%) ERwin
General
1 57 (24.89%) Finance
2 37 (16.16%) Telecoms
3 25 (10.92%) Marketing
4 17 (7.42%) Banking
5 7 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.06%) Billing
6 5 (2.18%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.31%) Electronics
8 3 (1.31%) Legal
8 3 (1.31%) Publishing
8 3 (1.31%) German Language
9 2 (0.87%) Automotive
10 1 (0.44%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.87%) Mason
1 2 (0.87%) MDX
1 2 (0.87%) HTML
2 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.44%) CSS
2 1 (0.44%) JSP
2 1 (0.44%) XML
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) jQuery
2 1 (0.44%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.44%) Raphaël
2 1 (0.44%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.18%) NHS
3 5 (2.18%) Statistics
3 5 (2.18%) Reference Data
3 5 (2.18%) Data Extraction
3 5 (2.18%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.75%) Social Media
4 4 (1.75%) Data Conversion
4 4 (1.75%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.31%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.31%) DTV
5 3 (1.31%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.31%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) Economics
7 1 (0.44%) VSAM
7 1 (0.44%) Wiki
7 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.06%) Windows
2 5 (2.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (27.95%) Data Analysis
2 31 (13.54%) Migration
3 27 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (10.92%) Data Modelling
5 24 (10.48%) Business Analysis
6 22 (9.61%) Data Migration
7 21 (9.17%) Data Management
8 19 (8.30%) Project Management
9 18 (7.86%) Analytics
10 17 (7.42%) ETL
11 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (5.68%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (4.80%) CRM
13 11 (4.80%) Data Governance
14 10 (4.37%) Customer Insight
14 10 (4.37%) Data Mapping
14 10 (4.37%) Validation
15 9 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (3.93%) Waterfall
16 8 (3.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (42.36%) SQL
2 22 (9.61%) VBA
3 20 (8.73%) VB
4 8 (3.49%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.49%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.87%) C#
6 2 (0.87%) Java
7 1 (0.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.44%) VB6
7 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (6.99%) Degree
2 10 (4.37%) ISEB
3 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.18%) MCP
3 5 (2.18%) HND
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.87%) HNC
4 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.87%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) IIBA
5 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.42%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.80%) QA
3 7 (3.06%) SLA
4 2 (0.87%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 54 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.42%) Oracle
3 11 (4.80%) Business Objects
4 10 (4.37%) Adobe
5 9 (3.93%) IBM
6 8 (3.49%) Google
6 8 (3.49%) SAP
7 6 (2.62%) Cisco
7 6 (2.62%) Avaya
8 5 (2.18%) Primavera
8 5 (2.18%) Informatica
8 5 (2.18%) Siebel
9 4 (1.75%) Unica
9 4 (1.75%) Omniture
10 3 (1.31%) Cognos
10 3 (1.31%) DoubleClick
10 3 (1.31%) Maxymiser
10 3 (1.31%) ClickTale
10 3 (1.31%) Talend
11 2 (0.87%) Tableau
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