The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analytics
Rank 558 567 534
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 32 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.038% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.049% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 10
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£413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £510 £356
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +43.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Analytics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analytics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analytics across the England region.

Business Analytics Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analytics across the England region.

Business Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
London +10 12 £480 +37.14% 13
South East -21 6 £225 -45.45% 1
North West - 6 £456 - 4
West Midlands +11 5 £413 -25.00% 1
East of England - 3 £465 - 1
Business Analytics
UK

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Business Analytics also 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 that cited Business Analytics.

1 59 (100.00%) Analytics
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 19 (32.20%) Finance
3 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (23.73%) Marketing
6 13 (22.03%) Python
6 13 (22.03%) Visualisation
7 11 (18.64%) Project Management
8 10 (16.95%) SAS
8 10 (16.95%) Data Management
8 10 (16.95%) R
9 9 (15.25%) Data Mining
9 9 (15.25%) CRM
10 8 (13.56%) Retail
10 8 (13.56%) Degree
10 8 (13.56%) Statistical Modelling
10 8 (13.56%) Open Source
11 7 (11.86%) Business Transformation
11 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
11 7 (11.86%) NHS
12 6 (10.17%) SPSS
12 6 (10.17%) Master Data Management
13 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
13 5 (8.47%) Java
13 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
13 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
13 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Business Analytics also 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 that cited Business Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.95%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SPSS
2 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) MS Office
4 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.69%) MS Project
5 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Maximo
2 1 (1.69%) Unica
2 1 (1.69%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Veeva
2 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Data Mining
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.08%) DTS
3 3 (5.08%) QlikView
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) OLAP
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (3.39%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Toad
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Marketing
3 8 (13.56%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Business Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Designer
4 6 (10.17%) Data Scientist
5 4 (6.78%) Business Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Maximo Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Telephony Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) SAS Developer
7 2 (3.39%) MI Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) MI Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Business Change Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) JMS
1 2 (3.39%) JSON
1 2 (3.39%) REST
1 2 (3.39%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.03%) Visualisation
3 7 (11.86%) NHS
4 4 (6.78%) Data Extraction
5 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.69%) Statistics
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.64%) Project Management
4 10 (16.95%) Data Management
5 9 (15.25%) CRM
6 8 (13.56%) Open Source
6 8 (13.56%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (11.86%) Business Transformation
7 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.17%) Master Data Management
9 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) ETL
10 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.78%) Customer Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Business Process Mapping
11 3 (5.08%) Software Asset Management
11 3 (5.08%) Data Transformation
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) Python
3 10 (16.95%) R
4 5 (8.47%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 3 (5.08%) Scala
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PMP
2 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Tableau
4 2 (3.39%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.39%) Teradata
4 2 (3.39%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Cognos
4 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.69%) Alias
5 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.69%) Netezza
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