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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 108 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 41 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.26% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.32% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 20
Median daily rate £375 £319 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £209 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £455 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
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
3022 2278 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 95.75% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1360 1144
Median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 154 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 £375 -11.76% 1
Warwickshire -4 8 £375 +17.64%
Coventry -10 6 £483 +78.70% 2
Staffordshire -1 3 £208 +18.57% 1
Solihull -15 3 £345 -8.00%
Worcestershire -4 1 £320 +48.83%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £275 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £175 -
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 25 (27.47%) SQL
3 21 (23.08%) Data Quality
4 17 (18.68%) Oracle
5 15 (16.48%) Finance
5 15 (16.48%) Migration
6 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (13.19%) Data Migration
8 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
8 11 (12.09%) ETL
8 11 (12.09%) Trillium
8 11 (12.09%) Informatica
9 10 (10.99%) Data Governance
9 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.99%) DataFlux
10 9 (9.89%) Data Management
11 8 (8.79%) Degree
11 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.69%) SAS
12 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.69%) SAP
12 7 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
12 7 (7.69%) Master Data Management
12 7 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
13 6 (6.59%) XML
13 6 (6.59%) Data Mining
13 6 (6.59%) SPSS
13 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared

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 7 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (6.59%) SPSS
4 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (4.40%) MS Office
5 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) FastStats
1 2 (2.20%) Primavera
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Maximo
2 1 (1.10%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (6.59%) Data Mining
2 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.30%) DB2
4 3 (3.30%) QlikView
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.20%) Big Data
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) GIS
6 1 (1.10%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Banking
2 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Legal
3 1 (1.10%) Local Government
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Military
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) XML
2 5 (5.49%) .NET
3 2 (2.20%) XML Schema
3 2 (2.20%) XSLT
4 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.59%) Statistics
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.30%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.20%) Informatics
5 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.20%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.10%) FMCG
6 1 (1.10%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.10%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 15 (16.48%) Migration
3 12 (13.19%) Data Migration
4 11 (12.09%) ETL
5 10 (10.99%) Data Governance
6 9 (9.89%) Data Management
7 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.69%) Master Data Management
9 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.49%) Analytics
11 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.40%) Change Control
11 4 (4.40%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (4.40%) Data Mapping
12 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.30%) CRM
12 3 (3.30%) ERD
12 3 (3.30%) Information Engineering
12 3 (3.30%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.47%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
2 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.20%) Java
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) Python
4 1 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.08%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 11 (12.09%) Informatica
2 11 (12.09%) Trillium
3 10 (10.99%) DataFlux
3 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (3.30%) Ariba
6 2 (2.20%) Cognos
6 2 (2.20%) Trayport
7 1 (1.10%) ESRI
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