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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 105 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 43 54 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 1.66% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.78% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 14
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£363 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 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
3119 3033 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.72% 93.41% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 1955 1274
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.88% +4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 172 167
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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
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 4 September 2015. 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 -14 20 £363 +3.57% 15
Wiltshire +6 13 £405 +1.25% 4
Gloucestershire -6 7 £350 -6.66% 5
Somerset +3 2 - -
Dorset -1 1 £263 -47.50% 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 46 (56.10%) SQL
2 40 (48.78%) Finance
3 28 (34.15%) Data Analysis
4 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (23.17%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (18.29%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (17.07%) Banking
9 12 (14.63%) Migration
9 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
10 11 (13.41%) SAP
10 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
10 11 (13.41%) Data Migration
11 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.20%) Teradata
12 9 (10.98%) VBA
12 9 (10.98%) Data Quality
13 8 (9.76%) Analytics
13 8 (9.76%) Marketing
14 7 (8.54%) Degree
14 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
14 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (7.32%) ETL
15 6 (7.32%) Retail
16 5 (6.10%) Data Management
16 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (6.10%) Data Extraction
16 5 (6.10%) Data Mapping
16 5 (6.10%) MS Access
16 5 (6.10%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (3.66%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.88%) MS Office
4 2 (2.44%) SPSS
5 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (18.29%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.10%) MS Access
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.66%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.44%) QlikView
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.22%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.22%) Essbase
7 1 (1.22%) DTS
7 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Toad
1 1 (1.22%) ERwin
General
1 40 (48.78%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
3 8 (9.76%) Marketing
4 6 (7.32%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) .NET
1 1 (1.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Data Extraction
3 4 (4.88%) NHS
3 4 (4.88%) Statistics
4 3 (3.66%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) GIS
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Data Analysis
2 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (14.63%) Migration
4 11 (13.41%) Data Migration
5 8 (9.76%) Analytics
6 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.32%) ETL
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
8 5 (6.10%) Data Management
8 5 (6.10%) Data Mapping
8 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Data Governance
9 4 (4.88%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.88%) CRM
10 3 (3.66%) Information Management
10 3 (3.66%) SAP Implementation
11 2 (2.44%) Customer Insight
11 2 (2.44%) Logical Data Model
11 2 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) VBA
3 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) R
4 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) HNC
4 1 (1.22%) HND
4 1 (1.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) SAP
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Teradata
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Informatica
4 2 (2.44%) Cerner
4 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (1.22%) Google
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