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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 88 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 55 21 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.70% 0.95% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.02% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 42
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£350 £288 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -24.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.64
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.85%
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
3011 2055 2945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.31% 92.86% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1262 1730
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 163 235
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 29 August 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
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 29 August 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 0 30 £340 +28.30% 14
Wiltshire -8 11 £400 +82.85% 1
Somerset -8 6 £325 -
Gloucestershire -18 4 £375 -6.25% 2
Dorset - 1 £500 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (49.50%) SQL
2 40 (39.60%) Finance
3 33 (32.67%) Data Analysis
4 27 (26.73%) Migration
5 25 (24.75%) Data Migration
6 19 (18.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (17.82%) Banking
8 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
8 15 (14.85%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (13.86%) Business Objects
10 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
10 12 (11.88%) Business Analysis
11 11 (10.89%) Data Management
11 11 (10.89%) ETL
12 10 (9.90%) Teradata
12 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (8.91%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (8.91%) SAS
13 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
13 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
13 9 (8.91%) Data Quality
14 8 (7.92%) MS Access
14 8 (7.92%) SAP
14 8 (7.92%) Data Extraction
15 7 (6.93%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (6.93%) VBA
15 7 (6.93%) Analytics
16 6 (5.94%) Quantitative Risk Management
16 6 (5.94%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (8.91%) SAS
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.95%) SPSS
4 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.99%) MS Office
6 1 (0.99%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.99%) Eagle PACE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) MS Access
5 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.97%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.98%) MySQL
9 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.99%) DataStage
10 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 18 (17.82%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
3 5 (4.95%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) XML
2 1 (0.99%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Data Extraction
2 4 (3.96%) NHS
3 2 (1.98%) GIS
4 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) Replication
4 1 (0.99%) Statistics
4 1 (0.99%) Informatics
4 1 (0.99%) DTV
4 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Windows
1 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Data Analysis
2 27 (26.73%) Migration
3 25 (24.75%) Data Migration
4 19 (18.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (11.88%) Business Analysis
6 11 (10.89%) Data Management
6 11 (10.89%) ETL
7 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.91%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (6.93%) Analytics
9 6 (5.94%) Quantitative Risk Management
9 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.95%) Data Mapping
11 4 (3.96%) Data Architecture
11 4 (3.96%) Cluster Analysis
12 3 (2.97%) ITIL
12 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2
12 3 (2.97%) CHAID
12 3 (2.97%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.50%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) VBA
3 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.98%) C#
5 1 (0.99%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.99%) VB
5 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) ACCA
1 5 (4.95%) CIMA
2 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Business Objects
2 10 (9.90%) Teradata
3 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.92%) SAP
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle
6 1 (0.99%) Civica
6 1 (0.99%) FactSet
6 1 (0.99%) Trillium
6 1 (0.99%) Reuters
6 1 (0.99%) Bloomberg
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