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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Data Analyst
Rank 558 537 506
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 19 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.049% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.053% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 15
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£493 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.60% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £485 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £313 £235
% change year-on-year
+41.60% +32.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 30 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 26 January 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 -30 19 £493 +45.92% 11
London +1 9 £513 +30.15% 3
City of London +15 7 £525 +23.52% 3
South West -25 2 £650 +108.00% 1
West Midlands - 2 £400 - 2
East of England - 2 £225 -
Swindon - 2 £650 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £225 -
Wiltshire - 2 £650 - 1
South East -28 1 £485 +76.36% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Warwick - - - - 2
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Isle of Man - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Senior Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 30 (48.39%) SQL
3 20 (32.26%) Data Analysis
4 18 (29.03%) Analytics
5 16 (25.81%) Banking
6 12 (19.35%) Migration
6 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 11 (17.74%) SAS
7 11 (17.74%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (17.74%) QA
8 10 (16.13%) Investment Banking
8 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
8 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.90%) Data Cleansing
10 8 (12.90%) ETL
10 8 (12.90%) SPSS
11 7 (11.29%) CRM
11 7 (11.29%) Data Migration
11 7 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.68%) Marketing
12 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
12 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
12 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
13 5 (8.06%) Degree
14 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
14 4 (6.45%) Legal
14 4 (6.45%) VBA
14 4 (6.45%) Data Mining

Senior Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (17.74%) SAS
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.90%) SPSS
3 7 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.61%) MS Office
5 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.61%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.61%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP MDM
1 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) LucidChart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.84%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) OLAP
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.61%) ProClarity
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.61%) QlikView
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.61%) Mahout
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Banking
3 10 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Marketing
5 4 (6.45%) Legal
6 3 (4.84%) Law
6 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.23%) Retail
8 1 (1.61%) Billing
8 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) WinForms
1 1 (1.61%) SciPy
1 1 (1.61%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
3 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) Economics
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Data Analysis
2 18 (29.03%) Analytics
3 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
3 12 (19.35%) Migration
4 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.90%) ETL
6 8 (12.90%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (11.29%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.29%) CRM
8 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) Data Governance
8 4 (6.45%) Customer Segmentation
9 3 (4.84%) Validation
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.84%) Data Management
10 2 (3.23%) Information Management
10 2 (3.23%) Change Management
10 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) VBA
3 3 (4.84%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) C
4 2 (3.23%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) R
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle
1 3 (4.84%) Business Objects
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
2 2 (3.23%) Cognos
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Talend
3 1 (1.61%) Sage
3 1 (1.61%) Teradata
3 1 (1.61%) Mantas
3 1 (1.61%) Actimize
3 1 (1.61%) Google
3 1 (1.61%) Norkom
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: Very Competitive daily rates
Posted: 6 days ago