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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / South East
Rank 154 153 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 84 100 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.16% 1.21% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.28% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 58 59
Median daily rate £375 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £184 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £453 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 14
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.38% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £18.45 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.46%

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
6771 7819 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.29% 94.24% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3909 4585 4713
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +23 45 £380 +46.15% 4
Buckinghamshire -13 8 £200 -41.60% 2
Surrey +12 6 £300 -20.00% 2
Hampshire +2 5 £190 -55.29% 1
Oxfordshire -2 5 £356 +67.64% 3
West Sussex -2 5 £425 +13.33% 1
East Sussex - 3 £400 -
Kent +1 2 £225 +20.00%
M4 Corridor - 2 £325 -
Middlesex +3 1 £500 -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 72 (39.13%) SQL
2 66 (35.87%) Data Analysis
3 48 (26.09%) Finance
4 47 (25.54%) Migration
5 39 (21.20%) Data Quality
6 35 (19.02%) Data Migration
7 33 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (16.30%) Data Management
10 27 (14.67%) Data Modelling
11 26 (14.13%) SAP
12 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
13 23 (12.50%) Oracle
13 23 (12.50%) ERP
14 22 (11.96%) ETL
14 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
15 21 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
17 19 (10.33%) SAS
17 19 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (9.78%) Analytics
19 17 (9.24%) Data Cleansing
20 16 (8.70%) CRM
21 15 (8.15%) Retail
21 15 (8.15%) Data Mapping
21 15 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 14 (7.61%) MS PowerPoint
22 14 (7.61%) Security Cleared
23 13 (7.07%) MS Office
24 11 (5.98%) Power BI

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 19 (10.33%) SAS
2 4 (2.17%) Apache
2 4 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.63%) ArcGIS
3 3 (1.63%) Smallworld
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.54%) Documentum
5 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (7.07%) MS Office
4 5 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (2.72%) Stata
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Maximo
2 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (2.17%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.54%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.54%) Lorenzo
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.54%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.54%) CallidusCloud
1 1 (0.54%) Google Drive
1 1 (0.54%) Office 365
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
1 1 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.98%) GIS
4 11 (5.98%) Power BI
5 9 (4.89%) Big Data
5 9 (4.89%) DB2
6 7 (3.80%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.26%) MySQL
7 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.17%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.17%) MS Access
9 4 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (2.17%) QlikView
9 4 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (2.17%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) ERwin
2 2 (1.09%) Toad
2 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (26.09%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Retail
3 11 (5.98%) Banking
3 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.43%) Publishing
5 9 (4.89%) Marketing
6 3 (1.63%) Billing
6 3 (1.63%) French Language
6 3 (1.63%) German Language
6 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.09%) Advertising
7 2 (1.09%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.72%) XML
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
2 2 (1.09%) Velocity
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Tez
3 1 (0.54%) Kafka
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.98%) Data Extraction
2 11 (5.98%) Data Integration
3 9 (4.89%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.35%) Statistics
5 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.09%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.09%) Economics
7 2 (1.09%) Mashup
7 2 (1.09%) NHS
7 2 (1.09%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (1.09%) Robotics
8 1 (0.54%) Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) FMCG
8 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.54%) Informatics
8 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.09%) Windows
1 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.87%) Data Analysis
2 47 (25.54%) Migration
3 35 (19.02%) Data Migration
4 32 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (16.30%) Data Management
6 27 (14.67%) Data Modelling
7 23 (12.50%) ERP
8 22 (11.96%) ETL
9 19 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (9.78%) Analytics
11 17 (9.24%) Data Cleansing
12 16 (8.70%) CRM
13 15 (8.15%) Data Mapping
14 11 (5.98%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.98%) Validation
15 10 (5.43%) Data Analytics
16 9 (4.89%) Business Analysis
16 9 (4.89%) GAP Analysis
17 8 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
17 8 (4.35%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (3.80%) Python
3 5 (2.72%) Java
3 5 (2.72%) R
3 5 (2.72%) VBA
4 4 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.63%) C
5 3 (1.63%) C#
6 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.54%) ABAP
7 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.35%) Degree
4 4 (2.17%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) CIMA
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (21.20%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.72%) GDPR
2 5 (2.72%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Ambari
1 1 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.54%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (14.13%) SAP
2 23 (12.50%) Oracle
3 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.80%) Cognos
6 6 (3.26%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.72%) GoldenSource
8 4 (2.17%) Tableau
8 4 (2.17%) Teradata
9 2 (1.09%) Callidus
9 2 (1.09%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.54%) Adobe
10 1 (0.54%) Ariba
10 1 (0.54%) Cerner
10 1 (0.54%) Confirmit
10 1 (0.54%) Google
10 1 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.54%) Infoflex
10 1 (0.54%) Informatica
10 1 (0.54%) Netezza