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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 163 127 147
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 86 119 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 1.37% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.47% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 72 59
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£250 £350 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +13.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £439 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.75 £15.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.66 £31.20 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.17 £15.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -3.78%
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
8509 8083 9242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.02% 92.89% 91.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4734 4294 4302
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 507 606
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £39.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Hampshire -10 19 £238 -20.83% 3
East Sussex +2 16 £325 -10.34% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £275 -36.78% 4
Berkshire -7 11 £210 -35.38% 4
Surrey -6 7 £255 -36.25% 5
West Sussex -1 4 £200 -27.27% 3
Kent -9 3 £115 -62.90% 1
Oxfordshire -25 2 £375 +7.14% 2
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 81 (39.32%) SQL
2 65 (31.55%) MS Excel
3 60 (29.13%) Data Analysis
4 49 (23.79%) Finance
5 47 (22.82%) Microsoft
6 38 (18.45%) Telecoms
7 37 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (16.02%) Data Management
10 29 (14.08%) Migration
11 26 (12.62%) Data Migration
12 24 (11.65%) Business Objects
13 23 (11.17%) MS Access
14 22 (10.68%) Data Mining
15 21 (10.19%) SAS
15 21 (10.19%) Oracle
16 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
17 19 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (8.74%) SharePoint
19 17 (8.25%) SAP
19 17 (8.25%) Marketing
20 16 (7.77%) Data Modelling
20 16 (7.77%) Management Information System
21 15 (7.28%) VBA
22 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 14 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
22 14 (6.80%) Business Analysis
22 14 (6.80%) Analytics
23 13 (6.31%) MS Office
24 12 (5.83%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 21 (10.19%) SAS
2 18 (8.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 65 (31.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) MS Office
3 8 (3.88%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.91%) SPSS
4 6 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.49%) MS Project
6 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.97%) Staffware
2 2 (0.97%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.97%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.97%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.97%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) MoSes
3 1 (0.49%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) GPRS
1 2 (0.97%) GSM
1 2 (0.97%) ISDN
1 2 (0.97%) UMTS
1 2 (0.97%) VoIP
1 2 (0.97%) Intranet
1 2 (0.97%) Internet
1 2 (0.97%) 3G
1 2 (0.97%) Firewall
1 2 (0.97%) Wireless
1 2 (0.97%) 2G
1 2 (0.97%) PSTN
1 2 (0.97%) LTE
1 2 (0.97%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.49%) SMS
2 1 (0.49%) LDAP
2 1 (0.49%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.49%) MPLS
2 1 (0.49%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.17%) MS Access
2 22 (10.68%) Data Mining
3 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.83%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.40%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.46%) Big Data
10 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.97%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.97%) OLAP
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.97%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.49%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Toad
2 1 (0.49%) ERwin
2 1 (0.49%) LSMW
2 1 (0.49%) Subversion
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (23.79%) Finance
2 38 (18.45%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.25%) Marketing
4 8 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.91%) Banking
6 4 (1.94%) Retail
7 3 (1.46%) Billing
7 3 (1.46%) Military
8 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.97%) Automotive
8 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.40%) HTML
2 5 (2.43%) .NET
3 4 (1.94%) Middleware
3 4 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.97%) MDX
4 2 (0.97%) XML
5 1 (0.49%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
5 1 (0.49%) Mason
5 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.77%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.88%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.40%) Data Extraction
5 6 (2.91%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.94%) NHS
6 4 (1.94%) Statistics
6 4 (1.94%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.46%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.46%) CMDB
8 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.97%) EPoS
8 2 (0.97%) PKI
8 2 (0.97%) Firmware
9 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) IVR
9 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.49%) Life Science
9 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.94%) UNIX
2 1 (0.49%) Solaris
2 1 (0.49%) Linux
2 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.13%) Data Analysis
2 34 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (16.02%) Data Management
4 29 (14.08%) Migration
5 26 (12.62%) Data Migration
6 16 (7.77%) Data Modelling
7 14 (6.80%) Business Analysis
7 14 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
7 14 (6.80%) Analytics
8 11 (5.34%) Project Management
9 10 (4.85%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (4.37%) ETL
10 9 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.88%) PRINCE2
11 8 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.40%) CRM
12 7 (3.40%) ITIL
12 7 (3.40%) Validation
12 7 (3.40%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.32%) SQL
2 15 (7.28%) VBA
3 8 (3.88%) VB
4 7 (3.40%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.43%) Perl
6 5 (2.43%) C#
7 4 (1.94%) R
8 1 (0.49%) Java
8 1 (0.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (3.88%) Degree
2 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.43%) ISEB
4 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.97%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.97%) IIBA
6 2 (0.97%) CBAP
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.49%) HNC
7 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) QA
2 5 (2.43%) SLA
3 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (22.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.65%) Business Objects
3 21 (10.19%) Oracle
4 17 (8.25%) SAP
5 7 (3.40%) Neolane
6 6 (2.91%) Cisco
7 5 (2.43%) Informatica
7 5 (2.43%) Remedy
8 4 (1.94%) Adobe
8 4 (1.94%) ComArch
9 3 (1.46%) Hummingbird
10 2 (0.97%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (0.97%) Progress
10 2 (0.97%) BT
10 2 (0.97%) Avaya
10 2 (0.97%) Symantec
11 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.49%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
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