The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 85 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 61 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.85% 1.40% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.52% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 27
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£325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3097 2165 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.05% 91.66% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2006 1353 1425
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 185 194
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.48 £34.30 £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 West

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the South West region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the South West region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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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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
Bristol -16 16 £350 +7.69% 3
Wiltshire -3 15 £220 -21.42% 2
Devon -1 8 £175 -
Somerset -3 6 £325 - 1
Gloucestershire -13 6 £405 -
Dorset - - - - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 53 (44.54%) SQL
2 44 (36.97%) Migration
3 38 (31.93%) Data Migration
4 36 (30.25%) Finance
5 31 (26.05%) Data Analysis
6 20 (16.81%) Business Objects
7 17 (14.29%) SAS
8 16 (13.45%) ETL
8 16 (13.45%) Banking
9 15 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (11.76%) Data Management
10 14 (11.76%) Data Extraction
11 13 (10.92%) Data Quality
12 12 (10.08%) Data Modelling
12 12 (10.08%) Business Analysis
12 12 (10.08%) Marketing
13 11 (9.24%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (9.24%) SAP
13 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
13 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
13 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (9.24%) Data Structures
14 10 (8.40%) Data Mapping
15 9 (7.56%) Data Architecture
15 9 (7.56%) Analytics
16 7 (5.88%) MS Access
16 7 (5.88%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.04%) SPSS
3 5 (4.20%) MS Office
4 4 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.68%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Summit
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.88%) MS Access
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (4.20%) MySQL
4 5 (4.20%) Base SAS
4 5 (4.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (4.20%) QlikView
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.68%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.68%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 36 (30.25%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Banking
3 12 (10.08%) Marketing
4 4 (3.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Legal
5 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.24%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.20%) GIS
4 3 (2.52%) NHS
5 2 (1.68%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.68%) DTV
5 2 (1.68%) FMCG
5 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) Replication
6 1 (0.84%) Clustering
6 1 (0.84%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Migration
2 38 (31.93%) Data Migration
3 31 (26.05%) Data Analysis
4 16 (13.45%) ETL
5 15 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (11.76%) Data Management
7 12 (10.08%) Data Modelling
7 12 (10.08%) Business Analysis
8 11 (9.24%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (8.40%) Data Mapping
10 9 (7.56%) Data Architecture
10 9 (7.56%) Analytics
11 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.04%) ITIL
11 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.04%) Quantitative Risk Management
12 5 (4.20%) Change Control
13 4 (3.36%) Test Scripting
13 4 (3.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.54%) SQL
2 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.68%) VBA
4 1 (0.84%) R
4 1 (0.84%) Python
4 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.20%) ACCA
1 5 (4.20%) CIMA
2 2 (1.68%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.84%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.84%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (16.81%) Business Objects
2 11 (9.24%) SAP
3 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.88%) Teradata
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle
5 2 (1.68%) Alterian
5 2 (1.68%) Siebel
6 1 (0.84%) Informatica
6 1 (0.84%) ESRI
6 1 (0.84%) Capita
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