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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 75 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 48 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.87% 1.61% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.74% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 20
Average daily rate
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£245 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £250 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £426 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.57
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.45%
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
2334 1953 2157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.82% 92.21% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1031 1065
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 141 150
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 September 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
Birmingham +5 26 £168 -54.10% 3
Warwickshire -2 11 £294 - 2
Solihull +9 3 £375 - 1
Coventry -6 1 - - 2
Staffordshire - 1 £208 - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
2 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 22 (26.83%) Data Analysis
4 18 (21.95%) SQL
5 16 (19.51%) Finance
6 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
7 14 (17.07%) Migration
8 13 (15.85%) Workflow
8 13 (15.85%) MS Office
8 13 (15.85%) Data Migration
8 13 (15.85%) Analytics
9 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.20%) ITIL
10 10 (12.20%) VBA
11 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (10.98%) E-Discovery
12 8 (9.76%) Tivoli
12 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (8.54%) Banking
13 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
13 7 (8.54%) Marketing
13 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.54%) CRM
13 7 (8.54%) Time Management
14 6 (7.32%) QA
14 6 (7.32%) ERP
14 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
14 6 (7.32%) Trillium
14 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) SAS
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.85%) MS Office
3 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.66%) SPSS
5 2 (2.44%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) LAN
1 3 (3.66%) WAN
2 2 (2.44%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.22%) FirePass
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) 3G
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MS Access
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.44%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) QlikView
5 1 (1.22%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (19.51%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Banking
2 7 (8.54%) Marketing
3 5 (6.10%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Automotive
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Mason
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) BAPI
3 1 (1.22%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (6.10%) Statistics
2 5 (6.10%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.10%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.66%) Open Source
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.44%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.22%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Data Analysis
2 14 (17.07%) Migration
3 13 (15.85%) Workflow
3 13 (15.85%) Data Migration
3 13 (15.85%) Analytics
4 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.20%) ITIL
6 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.98%) E-Discovery
7 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.54%) Time Management
8 7 (8.54%) CRM
8 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) ERP
10 5 (6.10%) Data Entry
11 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) UML
11 4 (4.88%) Service Management
11 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) VBA
3 4 (4.88%) VB
4 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) ABAP
5 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) ACCA
4 1 (1.22%) CIMA
4 1 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.66%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Trillium
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
4 4 (4.88%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.88%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.66%) HP
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.44%) BT
6 2 (2.44%) Nortel
6 2 (2.44%) Avaya
6 2 (2.44%) Tableau
6 2 (2.44%) Verint
7 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.22%) Cognos
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) F5
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £1 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: competitive
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago