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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 154 105 135
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 132 178 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.79% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.90% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 108 64
Average daily rate £363 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £24.44 £28.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
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
9192 9389 8785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.43% 94.30% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5590 5141 4824
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 455 482
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.33 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
Berkshire +5 27 £288 -8.00% 7
Hampshire -10 23 £400 +60.00% 2
Oxfordshire 0 22 £413 -8.33% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 19 £370 +3.49% 1
Surrey -25 16 £475 +5.55% 5
Kent -22 8 £200 -42.85%
East Sussex -4 7 £275 -31.25% 2
Middlesex -2 5 £405 +15.71%
Sussex +4 2 - -
West Sussex -19 2 £275 -26.66%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 99 (42.13%) SQL
2 67 (28.51%) Data Analysis
3 60 (25.53%) MS Excel
4 54 (22.98%) Finance
5 45 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (17.45%) Oracle
7 39 (16.60%) Data Quality
8 36 (15.32%) Migration
9 32 (13.62%) Data Modelling
9 32 (13.62%) Data Management
10 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
11 30 (12.77%) SQL Server
11 30 (12.77%) Tableau
12 28 (11.91%) MS Office
13 27 (11.49%) Data Migration
13 27 (11.49%) Analytics
14 24 (10.21%) SAS
14 24 (10.21%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (9.79%) Data Integration
16 22 (9.36%) Data Cleansing
16 22 (9.36%) Marketing
17 21 (8.94%) SAP
18 20 (8.51%) CRM
18 20 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
18 20 (8.51%) Validation
18 20 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (8.51%) Data Mapping
19 19 (8.09%) Statistics
19 19 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (8.09%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (10.21%) SAS
2 9 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.85%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 60 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.91%) MS Office
3 8 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.55%) SPSS
5 3 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) Weka
Business Applications
1 12 (5.11%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.70%) Cognos Planning
2 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.70%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (1.70%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.43%) Data Workbench
4 1 (0.43%) HFM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Primavera
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.13%) ATM
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.21%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.53%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.11%) MS Access
7 11 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (3.83%) QlikView
9 9 (3.83%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.98%) Data Mining
10 7 (2.98%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.13%) MySQL
13 4 (1.70%) OLAP
13 4 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.70%) Spotfire
14 3 (1.28%) Base SAS
14 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.28%) JIRA
1 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.85%) ERwin
2 2 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Ant
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (22.98%) Finance
2 22 (9.36%) Marketing
3 15 (6.38%) Banking
4 12 (5.11%) Retail
4 12 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.98%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.13%) Front Office
7 3 (1.28%) Automotive
7 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 3 (1.28%) French Language
7 3 (1.28%) German Language
7 3 (1.28%) Legal
8 2 (0.85%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.70%) .NET
2 3 (1.28%) XML
3 2 (0.85%) RESTful
3 2 (0.85%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.43%) EDI
4 1 (0.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.79%) Data Integration
3 19 (8.09%) Statistics
4 17 (7.23%) Visualisation
5 13 (5.53%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.83%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.98%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.55%) Learning Management System
9 5 (2.13%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.70%) FMCG
11 3 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.28%) Data Conversion
11 3 (1.28%) Physics
11 3 (1.28%) Pricing Data
11 3 (1.28%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.85%) Life Science
12 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.40%) Windows
2 6 (2.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.13%) Linux
3 5 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.51%) Data Analysis
2 36 (15.32%) Migration
3 32 (13.62%) Data Management
3 32 (13.62%) Data Modelling
4 27 (11.49%) Analytics
4 27 (11.49%) Data Migration
5 22 (9.36%) Data Cleansing
6 20 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (8.51%) CRM
6 20 (8.51%) Data Mapping
6 20 (8.51%) Validation
7 19 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.23%) ETL
9 16 (6.81%) Business Analysis
9 16 (6.81%) Data Governance
10 14 (5.96%) PRINCE2
11 13 (5.53%) Project Management
12 11 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.40%) Data Transformation
14 7 (2.98%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 99 (42.13%) SQL
2 19 (8.09%) VBA
3 5 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.70%) VB
5 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.28%) R
6 1 (0.43%) C#
6 1 (0.43%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.66%) Degree
2 9 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.70%) ACCA
4 4 (1.70%) CIMA
5 3 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.28%) PhD
6 2 (0.85%) CBAP
6 2 (0.85%) CCNA
6 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.85%) HND
7 1 (0.43%) HNC
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.60%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.28%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) GxP
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (17.45%) Oracle
2 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 30 (12.77%) Tableau
4 21 (8.94%) SAP
5 12 (5.11%) Cognos
6 8 (3.40%) Informatica
7 7 (2.98%) Teradata
8 5 (2.13%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.70%) Anaplan
9 4 (1.70%) Trillium
10 2 (0.85%) Adobe
10 2 (0.85%) hybris
10 2 (0.85%) Siebel
10 2 (0.85%) Symantec
10 2 (0.85%) Talend
11 1 (0.43%) BT
11 1 (0.43%) ESRI
11 1 (0.43%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.43%) Remedy
11 1 (0.43%) SIMUL8
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