The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business 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
Business Data Analyst
Rank 149 179 204
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 5 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 7
Average daily rate £525 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £348 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £409 £349
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +17.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Data Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3314 5255 5909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.58% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2683 3991 4312
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 84
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £30.00 £33.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Business Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Data Analyst across the City of London region.

Business Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Business Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Data Analyst across the City of London region.

Business Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business 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 Business Data Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (10.00%) FpML
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (10.00%) Murex
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business 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 Business Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Derivative
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (10.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (10.00%) Murex
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com