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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 93 96 108
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 41 49 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.35% 1.54% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.66% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £191 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.88 £10.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.75% -77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -7.69%
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
2835 2944 2057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.69% 92.40% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1824 1231
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 181 150
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 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
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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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 -4 19 £320 -8.57% 6
Gloucestershire -7 6 £325 -
Wiltshire +14 4 £435 +148.57% 2
Devon - 4 £260 -
Dorset +3 2 - -
Somerset 0 2 £332 +41.06% 2
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 40 (43.96%) SQL
2 27 (29.67%) Finance
3 25 (27.47%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (21.98%) Data Analysis
5 19 (20.88%) SAS
6 18 (19.78%) Business Objects
7 14 (15.38%) Migration
7 14 (15.38%) Data Migration
8 13 (14.29%) Marketing
9 12 (13.19%) Data Quality
10 10 (10.99%) SAP
10 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
11 9 (9.89%) SPSS
11 9 (9.89%) Analytics
11 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
12 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.69%) ETL
13 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.69%) QlikView
13 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
13 7 (7.69%) Data Management
14 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
14 6 (6.59%) Oracle
14 6 (6.59%) VBA
15 5 (5.49%) MS Office
15 5 (5.49%) NHS
15 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (5.49%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 19 (20.88%) SAS
2 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.89%) SPSS
3 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.49%) MS Office
4 3 (3.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.10%) Summit
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.69%) QlikView
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (3.30%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.10%) MS Access
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.10%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.10%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Toad
General
1 27 (29.67%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Law
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) NHS
2 5 (5.49%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) DTV
5 1 (1.10%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) Data Analysis
2 14 (15.38%) Data Migration
2 14 (15.38%) Migration
3 9 (9.89%) Analytics
4 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
5 7 (7.69%) ETL
5 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.69%) Data Management
5 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.49%) Direct Marketing
6 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.49%) Data Mapping
6 5 (5.49%) Data Governance
7 4 (4.40%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 4 (4.40%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.40%) CRM
7 4 (4.40%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (3.30%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.30%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) VBA
3 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.10%) Python
4 1 (1.10%) R
4 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) HNC
4 1 (1.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Business Objects
2 10 (10.99%) SAP
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) Teradata
5 3 (3.30%) Informatica
5 3 (3.30%) Tableau
6 2 (2.20%) Alterian
6 2 (2.20%) Cerner
7 1 (1.10%) IBM
7 1 (1.10%) Google
7 1 (1.10%) ESRI
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
Posted: 6 days ago