Our Government client is currently recruiting for a Data Analyst, on 6 month contract basis, paying £400 P/D inside IR35 umb
Role: Data Analyst
Contract Length: 6 months
Pay Rate to Candidate: £400 per day
Minimum Requirement: see job spec
Security Clearance: bpss
CV Deadline: Monday 15/03/ @ 4pm
Interview Process: Teams Interview.
A data analyst collects, organises and studies data to provide business insight. In this role, you will:
apply tools and techniques for data analysis and data visualisation (including the use of business information tools)
identify, collect and migrate data to and from a range of systems
manage, clean, abstract and aggregate data alongside a range of analytical studies on that data
manipulate and link different data sets
summarise and present data and conclusions in the most appropriate format for users
Skills required to be a data analyst
You will need the following skills for this role, although the level at which you apply them will differ depending on your level of seniority.
Analytical and problem-solving skills. You can apply analytical techniques to present a solution.
Communication skills. You have strong verbal and written communication skills and understand how to share insights with stakeholders.
Data management. You understand data sources, data organisation and storage.
Data modelling, data cleansing, and data enrichment skills. You understand conceptual, logical and physical data modelling and can develop knowledge of data cleansing and standardisation.
Data visualisation. You can interpret requirements and present data in a clear and compelling way, using graphical representations and data visualisations.
Logical and creative thinking skills. You can approach a problem, applying logic and creativity.
Project management skills. You know how to work with stakeholders to gather requirements and deliver findings. (Senior/Lead Data Analysts may oversee projects within a data analytics team.)
Proven IT and mathematical skills. You have proven IT and mathematical skills, demonstrated through relevant qualifications or work experience.
Quality assurance, validation and data linkage abilities. You know how to conduct data quality assurance, validation and linkage.
Statistical methods and data analysis skills. You know about statistical methodologies and data analysis techniques.
• Front-end developer experience, use of BI tools, preference QlikSense
• Experience with data dashboard design and standards
• Experience using sensitive datasets, adapting customer requirements to appropriate access privileges
• Comfortable operating at pace to changing requirements and tailoring work accordingly
• Experience working with or designing data warehouses