The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 87 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 33 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 1.39% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.47% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 22
Median daily rate £225 £300 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £240 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £18.39 - £15.73
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 - £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.37 - £17.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2216 2306 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.94% 94.51% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1257 1133
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 98 166
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% +13.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.40 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -2 13 £225 -35.71% 1
Birmingham +2 7 £315 +125.00% 3
Coventry -17 4 £345 +31.23% 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
West Bromwich -3 1 - - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (32.05%) SQL
2 22 (28.21%) Migration
3 20 (25.64%) Data Quality
4 19 (24.36%) Data Analysis
5 17 (21.79%) Data Migration
6 16 (20.51%) Data Modelling
6 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 11 (14.10%) Data Management
9 10 (12.82%) Information Management
9 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
10 9 (11.54%) Oracle
10 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 9 (11.54%) CRM
11 8 (10.26%) ETL
11 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
12 7 (8.97%) Finance
13 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
13 6 (7.69%) SPSS
13 6 (7.69%) SAS
13 6 (7.69%) Cognos
13 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
13 6 (7.69%) Degree
13 6 (7.69%) Data Mapping
13 6 (7.69%) Data Governance
14 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) SPSS
3 5 (6.41%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.28%) MS Office
5 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) FastStats
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.28%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Firewall
1 1 (1.28%) NAS
1 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) GIS
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.85%) Big Data
6 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.85%) MS Access
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.85%) Power BI
7 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.56%) DB2
7 2 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.56%) QlikView
7 2 (2.56%) Spatial Data
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Banking
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.41%) Statistics
4 4 (5.13%) NHS
5 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.56%) FMCG
6 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.28%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.28%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Migration
2 19 (24.36%) Data Analysis
3 17 (21.79%) Data Migration
4 16 (20.51%) Data Modelling
5 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (14.10%) Data Management
7 10 (12.82%) Information Management
8 9 (11.54%) CRM
9 8 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (10.26%) ETL
9 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.69%) Data Governance
10 6 (7.69%) Data Mapping
11 5 (6.41%) Data Architecture
11 5 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.41%) Validation
12 4 (5.13%) Data Analytics
12 4 (5.13%) Project Management
12 4 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.56%) C
5 1 (1.28%) VB
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.56%) Basel II
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) GDPR
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Cognos
4 5 (6.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.13%) Tableau
6 2 (2.56%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.56%) Informatica
6 2 (2.56%) Trillium
7 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.28%) Lotus
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