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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 97 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 46 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 1.34% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.41% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 27
Median daily rate £338 £300 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £154 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.63% +20.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Data Analyst
England

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
3137 2338 2412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.61% 95.12% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 1380 1221
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 146 186
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -4 14 £363 -14.70% 1
Warwickshire -1 12 £375 - 1
Coventry -15 10 £305 +1.66% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £208 - 1
Worcestershire -1 2 £320 +82.85%
Solihull -10 2 £345 -8.00%
Wolverhampton - 1 £175 -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 26 (28.26%) SQL
1 26 (28.26%) Data Analysis
2 16 (17.39%) Migration
2 16 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (16.30%) Oracle
4 14 (15.22%) Finance
5 13 (14.13%) Data Migration
6 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.96%) ETL
7 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.87%) SAP
9 9 (9.78%) Trillium
9 9 (9.78%) Informatica
10 8 (8.70%) Data Governance
10 8 (8.70%) SAS
10 8 (8.70%) Data Mapping
10 8 (8.70%) Data Management
10 8 (8.70%) DataFlux
11 7 (7.61%) SPSS
11 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
12 6 (6.52%) IBM InfoSphere
12 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.52%) XML
12 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
12 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
12 6 (6.52%) Degree
12 6 (6.52%) Statistics

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 8 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) SPSS
3 5 (5.43%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (4.35%) MS Office
4 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) FastStats
1 3 (3.26%) Primavera
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Maximo
2 1 (1.09%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.52%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.35%) QlikView
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.17%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) GIS
7 1 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Local Government
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) XML
2 5 (5.43%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) XML Schema
3 2 (2.17%) XSLT
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Statistics
3 4 (4.35%) NHS
4 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.17%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.17%) Informatics
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.17%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.09%) FMCG
5 1 (1.09%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.09%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Data Analysis
2 16 (17.39%) Migration
3 13 (14.13%) Data Migration
4 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
4 11 (11.96%) ETL
5 8 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 8 (8.70%) Data Management
5 8 (8.70%) Data Mapping
6 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.43%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.43%) Change Management
9 4 (4.35%) Analytics
9 4 (4.35%) CRM
9 4 (4.35%) Data Architecture
9 4 (4.35%) Master Data Management
10 3 (3.26%) Change Control
10 3 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.26%) ERD
10 3 (3.26%) Information Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.17%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.87%) SAP
4 9 (9.78%) Informatica
4 9 (9.78%) Trillium
5 8 (8.70%) DataFlux
6 3 (3.26%) Ariba
6 3 (3.26%) Cognos
7 2 (2.17%) Trayport
8 1 (1.09%) ESRI
8 1 (1.09%) Lotus
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