The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 77 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 41 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.75% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 0.96% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 8
Average daily rate
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£289 £365 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.89% +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £269 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £409 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.57
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -0.42%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2124 1765 2122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.69% 91.36% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 840 1010
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 132 146
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Warwickshire +12 15 £300 -9.09% 4
Birmingham +3 13 £240 -40.00% 1
Solihull - 3 £375 - 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £293 +14.70%
Shropshire -1 1 - -
Coventry -15 1 £300 - 1
Walsall - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.00%) Finance
5 10 (16.67%) MS Office
6 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.00%) Migration
6 9 (15.00%) Data Migration
7 8 (13.33%) ITIL
7 8 (13.33%) VBA
7 8 (13.33%) Analytics
8 7 (11.67%) MS Access
8 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (10.00%) CRM
10 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (8.33%) Banking
10 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 5 (8.33%) Data Entry
11 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow
11 4 (6.67%) Degree
11 4 (6.67%) Statistics
11 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (6.67%) Requirements Management
11 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) LAN
1 4 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.33%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Broadband
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) 3G
3 1 (1.67%) FirePass
3 1 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MS Access
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.67%) OLAP
6 1 (1.67%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) QlikView
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Automotive
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Mason
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) BAPI
2 1 (1.67%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.67%) Statistics
3 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.00%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.33%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.00%) Migration
2 9 (15.00%) Data Migration
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
3 8 (13.33%) Analytics
4 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.00%) CRM
6 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.33%) Data Entry
7 4 (6.67%) Requirements Management
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) ITSM
7 4 (6.67%) Service Management
7 4 (6.67%) ERP
7 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.00%) Workflow
8 3 (5.00%) E-Discovery
9 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) VBA
3 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) HND
5 1 (1.67%) CIMA
5 1 (1.67%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco
2 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Avaya
4 2 (3.33%) Tableau
4 2 (3.33%) Verint
4 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.33%) Nortel
4 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.33%) BT
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Trillium
5 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) Remedy
5 1 (1.67%) Websense
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Northgate
5 1 (1.67%) Google
Warwickshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Rate: £190 - £250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago