The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Data Analyst
Rank 548 545 514
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 28 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.042% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.045% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 18
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£425 £370 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -13.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 - -

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Senior Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -11 27 £413 +3.12% 13
London -12 11 £525 +23.52% 5
City of London +22 9 £525 +23.52%
South West -16 5 £470 -1.05% 1
West Midlands - 3 £400 -
Swindon - 3 £650 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £650 - 1
East of England +6 2 £225 -33.82%
Bristol - 2 £363 -
Scotland -4 1 £500 +66.66%
Solihull - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £225 -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Ealing - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Senior Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in their job title.

1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 27 (42.19%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 19 (29.69%) Banking
5 16 (25.00%) Analytics
6 15 (23.44%) Data Modelling
7 13 (20.31%) Migration
8 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (18.75%) Investment Banking
9 9 (14.06%) SAS
9 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.50%) ETL
10 8 (12.50%) QA
10 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
11 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
11 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
11 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
12 6 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (9.38%) Data Integration
12 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
13 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (7.81%) Statistics
13 5 (7.81%) CRM
13 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
13 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
14 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
14 4 (6.25%) SPSS

Senior Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.06%) SAS
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.25%) SPSS
4 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) Weka
5 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.56%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.56%) SAP MDM
1 1 (1.56%) Maximo
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) LAN
1 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.25%) Big Data
5 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.13%) Mahout
6 2 (3.13%) Spotfire
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.13%) Impala
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.56%) ProClarity
7 1 (1.56%) OLAP
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.56%) MS Access
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) QlikView
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 19 (29.69%) Banking
3 12 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Legal
5 3 (4.69%) Law
6 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) SciPy
1 2 (3.13%) Pandas
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (1.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.38%) Data Integration
4 5 (7.81%) Statistics
5 4 (6.25%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.13%) Economics
7 2 (3.13%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.56%) FMCG
8 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.56%) NHS
8 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 16 (25.00%) Analytics
3 15 (23.44%) Data Modelling
4 13 (20.31%) Migration
5 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.50%) ETL
8 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (7.81%) CRM
11 4 (6.25%) Data Management
11 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.25%) Data Governance
11 4 (6.25%) Data Transformation
12 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.69%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (4.69%) Validation
13 2 (3.13%) Information Management
13 2 (3.13%) UML
13 2 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) Python
2 3 (4.69%) R
3 2 (3.13%) VBA
3 2 (3.13%) C
3 2 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) VCP4
2 1 (1.56%) CCNA
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
2 3 (4.69%) SAP
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Talend
3 2 (3.13%) Teradata
3 2 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Sage
4 1 (1.56%) Remedy
4 1 (1.56%) Mantas
4 1 (1.56%) Actimize
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Norkom
4 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.56%) F5
4 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.56%) MapR
4 1 (1.56%) Sybase
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Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Staffworx Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 25 days ago