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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 84 92 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 51 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.76% 1.38% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.47% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 10
Average daily rate £250 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £288 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £442 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
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
2749 2524 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.06% 94.07% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1487 1138
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 163 158
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham +3 11 £175 -56.25% 4
Warwickshire -1 11 £350 +12.00%
Staffordshire +14 6 £350 -5.08% 2
Solihull -6 6 £225 -40.00%
Coventry -16 2 £285 -21.37%
Shropshire -32 1 £200 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £338 -
Walsall - 1 £165 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (40.24%) Data Analysis
2 30 (36.59%) Data Quality
3 29 (35.37%) SQL
4 21 (25.61%) Finance
5 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
6 17 (20.73%) Migration
7 16 (19.51%) Data Cleansing
8 15 (18.29%) Data Migration
8 15 (18.29%) Oracle
8 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.41%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
12 8 (9.76%) PL/SQL
12 8 (9.76%) SAP
12 8 (9.76%) Data Management
12 8 (9.76%) Data Mapping
12 8 (9.76%) Master Data Management
13 7 (8.54%) IBM InfoSphere
13 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
13 7 (8.54%) ETL
13 7 (8.54%) Cognos
13 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (8.54%) Trillium
13 7 (8.54%) IBM
13 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (7.32%) Informatica
14 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
14 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
14 6 (7.32%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.44%) FileNet
1 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.41%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.66%) MS Office
5 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (8.54%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) OLAP
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
4 3 (3.66%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.66%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) QlikView
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (25.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Local Government
3 1 (1.22%) Automotive
3 1 (1.22%) Billing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Military
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.66%) Statistics
5 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.22%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Data Analysis
2 17 (20.73%) Migration
3 16 (19.51%) Data Cleansing
4 15 (18.29%) Data Migration
5 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.76%) Data Management
6 8 (9.76%) Data Mapping
6 8 (9.76%) Master Data Management
7 7 (8.54%) ETL
8 6 (7.32%) Data Governance
8 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.10%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.10%) Data Reconciliation
9 5 (6.10%) Validation
10 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.88%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (4.88%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (36.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
1 15 (18.29%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) SAP
3 7 (8.54%) Cognos
3 7 (8.54%) IBM
3 7 (8.54%) Trillium
4 6 (7.32%) Informatica
5 4 (4.88%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.44%) Talend
7 1 (1.22%) Casewise
7 1 (1.22%) Dell
7 1 (1.22%) EMC
7 1 (1.22%) ESRI
7 1 (1.22%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) Tableau
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