The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 574 487 560
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +73
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 16 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.051% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 11
Average daily rate £375 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £725 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £91.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £91.25 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analytics
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -21 9 £388 +3.33% 16
South East -14 2 - - 7
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Business Analytics
UK

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) Marketing
5 11 (29.73%) Business Objects
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) SAP
7 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Google
8 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Google Analytics
8 6 (16.22%) OLAP
8 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
8 6 (16.22%) Marketing Analytics
9 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (13.51%) ETL
9 5 (13.51%) SAS
9 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (13.51%) Omniture
9 5 (13.51%) SAP HANA
10 4 (10.81%) SaaS
10 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
10 4 (10.81%) Data Quality
10 4 (10.81%) Big Data
10 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (10.81%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (10.81%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (13.51%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.41%) PowerPivot
4 2 (5.41%) MS Office
5 1 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) OLAP
1 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
2 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.51%) SAP HANA
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) SAP BI
4 2 (5.41%) ProClarity
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.70%) QlikView
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (32.43%) Marketing
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Data Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.41%) MI Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) NHS
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Economics
3 2 (5.41%) Online Games
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Marketing Analytics
5 5 (13.51%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) Customer Insight
8 2 (5.41%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Business Objects
2 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 6 (16.22%) Google
4 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (13.51%) Omniture
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) Cognos
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Tableau
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £175 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 25 days ago