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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 127 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 136 132 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.68% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 63 60
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£300 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% +17.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £376 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 10
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +26.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £31.35 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +22.03%
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
9046 7839 7738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.24% 91.96% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4999 4158 3740
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 449 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 37 £300 -11.11% 5
Berkshire -13 26 £190 -27.44% 5
Buckinghamshire -11 22 £275 - 6
East Sussex +11 15 £219 -20.45% 6
Surrey -10 15 £220 -7.36% 4
Oxfordshire -20 12 £463 +37.03% 1
Kent -2 5 £300 - 2
West Sussex -16 3 £455 +51.66% 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 93 (41.89%) SQL
2 75 (33.78%) MS Excel
3 55 (24.77%) Data Analysis
4 53 (23.87%) Microsoft
5 51 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (19.37%) Finance
7 38 (17.12%) Telecoms
8 37 (16.67%) Migration
9 32 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (13.06%) MS Access
11 28 (12.61%) SAS
12 27 (12.16%) Marketing
12 27 (12.16%) Data Migration
13 22 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
14 21 (9.46%) Data Management
15 20 (9.01%) Data Modelling
15 20 (9.01%) VB
15 20 (9.01%) VBA
16 19 (8.56%) Oracle
17 18 (8.11%) SQL Server
17 18 (8.11%) Analytics
18 17 (7.66%) Degree
19 16 (7.21%) Data Cleansing
19 16 (7.21%) MS Office
20 15 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
20 15 (6.76%) Project Management
21 14 (6.31%) CRM
22 13 (5.86%) Data Mining
22 13 (5.86%) SPSS
22 13 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (12.61%) SAS
2 12 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 75 (33.78%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (7.21%) MS Office
4 13 (5.86%) SPSS
5 9 (4.05%) MS Visio
6 8 (3.60%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.35%) MS Project
8 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Agresso
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Force.com
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.25%) LAN
1 5 (2.25%) WAN
1 5 (2.25%) MPLS
2 3 (1.35%) Wireless
2 3 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.90%) LTE
3 2 (0.90%) Intranet
3 2 (0.90%) 3G
3 2 (0.90%) 2G
3 2 (0.90%) Firewall
3 2 (0.90%) GPRS
3 2 (0.90%) GSM
3 2 (0.90%) ISDN
3 2 (0.90%) ATM
3 2 (0.90%) PSTN
3 2 (0.90%) UMTS
3 2 (0.90%) VoIP
4 1 (0.45%) WLAN
4 1 (0.45%) FTP
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.06%) MS Access
2 18 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.86%) Data Mining
4 13 (5.86%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.25%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.90%) OLAP
11 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.45%) ERwin
General
1 43 (19.37%) Finance
2 38 (17.12%) Telecoms
3 27 (12.16%) Marketing
4 10 (4.50%) Banking
5 7 (3.15%) Billing
6 6 (2.70%) Retail
6 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.35%) Military
8 3 (1.35%) Electronics
8 3 (1.35%) Legal
8 3 (1.35%) Publishing
8 3 (1.35%) German Language
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 2 (0.90%) Automotive
10 1 (0.45%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.25%) HTML
2 2 (0.90%) MDX
2 2 (0.90%) Mason
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) JSP
3 1 (0.45%) XML
3 1 (0.45%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) jQuery
3 1 (0.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.15%) NHS
4 6 (2.70%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.25%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.25%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.80%) Social Media
6 4 (1.80%) Statistics
6 4 (1.80%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.35%) DTV
7 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.35%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.35%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.35%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Wiki
8 1 (0.45%) Economics
8 1 (0.45%) VSAM
8 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.15%) Windows
2 5 (2.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.77%) Data Analysis
2 37 (16.67%) Migration
3 32 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (12.16%) Data Migration
5 21 (9.46%) Data Management
6 20 (9.01%) Data Modelling
7 18 (8.11%) Analytics
8 16 (7.21%) Data Cleansing
9 15 (6.76%) Project Management
10 14 (6.31%) CRM
11 13 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.41%) Campaign Management
13 11 (4.95%) ETL
13 11 (4.95%) Business Analysis
14 10 (4.50%) Validation
14 10 (4.50%) Data Mapping
15 9 (4.05%) Customer Insight
16 7 (3.15%) Data Entry
16 7 (3.15%) Database Marketing
16 7 (3.15%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 93 (41.89%) SQL
2 20 (9.01%) VB
2 20 (9.01%) VBA
3 10 (4.50%) PL/SQL
4 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.45%) C#
6 1 (0.45%) Java
6 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (7.66%) Degree
2 5 (2.25%) ISEB
2 5 (2.25%) MCP
2 5 (2.25%) HND
2 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) IIBA
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.90%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (0.90%) HNC
5 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) CBAP
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) QA
1 13 (5.86%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 53 (23.87%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.56%) Oracle
3 12 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 10 (4.50%) Adobe
5 8 (3.60%) Neolane
5 8 (3.60%) SAP
6 7 (3.15%) IBM
6 7 (3.15%) Google
7 6 (2.70%) Avaya
7 6 (2.70%) Cisco
8 5 (2.25%) Siebel
8 5 (2.25%) Primavera
9 4 (1.80%) Omniture
9 4 (1.80%) Unica
10 3 (1.35%) Cognos
10 3 (1.35%) Informatica
10 3 (1.35%) DoubleClick
10 3 (1.35%) Maxymiser
10 3 (1.35%) ClickTale
10 3 (1.35%) Talend
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