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Data Analyst - Power BI - Azure - SQL

  • Location London
  • Job type Contract
  • Reference BBBH136647
  • Salary £550 - £570 per day + Inside IR35
  • Specialisation Public Sector
  • Posted July 29, 2022

Data Analyst - Power BI - Azure - SQL

A major government agency is seeking a Data Analyst to join them on an initial 6-month contract.

Experience sought:

  • Data modelling and visualisation tools - Power BI expertise a must.
  • Working with SQL and relational data systems
  • With large and complex data environments
  • Evidence of adaptability; able to learn new technologies and methodologies quickly.
  • Demonstrable experience in a role that includes problem solving, analytical and logical skills.
  • Able to translate business need into technical solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to develop robust enterprise solutions within timelines.
  • Knowledge of Power Platform / Dataverse


  • Efficiently collecting, manipulating and presenting large and complex datasets
  • Data modelling, data cleansing, and data enrichment skills
  • Ability to write complex DAX/M Code
  • Predictive Analytics - Ability to extract information from existing data sets in order to determine patterns trends for future outcomes to enable forecasting or scenario planning.
  • Designing and building data infrastructure/automated reporting tools
  • Comfortable giving definition to ambiguous problems, can do this independently with limited guidance
  • Verbal/written communication & data presentation skills, including experience of effectively communicating with both business and technical teams
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Quality assurance, validation and data linkage abilities
  • Ability to translate and visualise data into impactful reports and visualisations to enable insight and decision making, in a clear and compelling way.
  • Provide advise/guidance and suggestions


  • Degree level qualification and/or appropriate professional qualifications/membership or equivalent experience (5+ years of delivering in an enterprise environment)

Desirable Experience:

  • Experience of working in strategic workforce planning
  • Experience working with unstructured or semi-structured data sources
  • Experience in advanced business or customer analytics using Python or R
  • Experience working with cloud technologies, in particular Microsoft Azure
  • Solid understanding of software design principles and agile best practices.
  • Familiar with Enterprise Metadata Management and industry standards, and creating and deploying best practices and methodologies
  • Experience creating and automating data pipelines and building data validation processes
  • Experience of public sector working
  • Experience and knowledge of working with other reporting packages, such as SAP BI.
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment

Data Analyst - Power BI - Azure - SQL