The table below looks at the statistics for the NHS Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NHS Data Analyst
Rank 588 567 581
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Data Analyst 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £296 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £225 £213
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51265 49491 54504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31026 29372 30573
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2145 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

NHS Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NHS Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS Data Analyst within the UK.

NHS Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

NHS Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS Data Analyst within the UK.

NHS Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited NHS 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 NHS Data Analyst in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) NHS
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Data Quality
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
5 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle
6 8 (21.05%) Migration
6 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) Information Governance
7 6 (15.79%) Business Objects
7 6 (15.79%) VB
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (10.53%) Validation
9 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
9 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.26%) ETL
10 2 (5.26%) VBA
10 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.26%) MS Office
10 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.26%) Finance
10 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
10 2 (5.26%) Data Cleansing

NHS Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited NHS 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 NHS Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
1 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
2 6 (15.79%) Information Governance
3 4 (10.53%) Validation
4 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (5.26%) Data Validation
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) DNA
6 1 (2.63%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) VB
3 2 (5.26%) VBA
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau