The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 79 60 83
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 34 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.46% 2.29% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.51% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 5
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£313 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £163 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.88 £17.75 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.19% +86.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £15.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £19.40 £11.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +22.03%
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
2120 1949 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.14% 91.12% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1023 874
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 149 192
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.28 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £34.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 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
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 18 December 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
Coventry -4 7 £350 -
Warwickshire -12 6 £250 -25.37% 2
Birmingham -17 6 £168 -48.46% 2
Solihull +3 3 £273 -27.33%
Wednesbury - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 34 (40.96%) MS Excel
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (28.92%) SQL
4 22 (26.51%) Finance
5 19 (22.89%) Workflow
6 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (19.28%) MS Office
8 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (15.66%) ITIL
9 13 (15.66%) Migration
9 13 (15.66%) Analytics
10 12 (14.46%) E-Discovery
10 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
10 12 (14.46%) VBA
10 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (13.25%) Tivoli
12 10 (12.05%) MS Visio
12 10 (12.05%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (12.05%) Banking
13 9 (10.84%) Data Migration
13 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
14 8 (9.64%) Client/Server
14 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
14 8 (9.64%) Oracle
14 8 (9.64%) Business Objects
14 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.43%) Time Management
15 7 (8.43%) Marketing
15 7 (8.43%) Data Modelling
15 7 (8.43%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.43%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (40.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.28%) MS Office
3 10 (12.05%) MS Visio
3 10 (12.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.61%) SPSS
5 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.20%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) MS Access
1 6 (7.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.82%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.41%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (26.51%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Banking
3 7 (8.43%) Marketing
4 6 (7.23%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.41%) Automotive
8 1 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.20%) Front Office
8 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Mason
2 1 (1.20%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (7.23%) Statistics
5 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.61%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.61%) Data Extraction
7 3 (3.61%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.41%) NHS
9 1 (1.20%) Data Conversion
9 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.20%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Workflow
2 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (15.66%) ITIL
3 13 (15.66%) Migration
3 13 (15.66%) Analytics
4 12 (14.46%) E-Discovery
4 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
4 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.84%) Data Migration
5 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.43%) Time Management
7 7 (8.43%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.23%) CRM
8 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Data Management
9 5 (6.02%) ITSM
9 5 (6.02%) Service Management
9 5 (6.02%) ERP
9 5 (6.02%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) VBA
3 5 (6.02%) VB
4 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ACCA
4 1 (1.20%) CIMA
4 1 (1.20%) HNC
4 1 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.23%) QA
3 4 (4.82%) SLA
4 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Tivoli
2 6 (7.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) Business Objects
3 6 (7.23%) SAP
4 5 (6.02%) HP
4 5 (6.02%) Trillium
4 5 (6.02%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.82%) Cognos
6 3 (3.61%) Google
6 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.41%) Remedy
8 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.20%) Tableau
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