The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analytics
Rank 615 618 610
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 25 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.030% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.039% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 11
Average daily rate £415 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £433 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +20.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45554 43915 42300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.54% 78.78% 77.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30085 27355 26388
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1272 1188
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £47.83 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Analytics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Business Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Analytics
Top 18 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -16 23 £433 +1.76% 15
London -9 11 £390 -2.50% 10
South East -16 5 £468 +10.00%
East of England - 5 £415 -
Essex - 4 £415 -
City of London +42 3 £435 +8.75% 4
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £455 -9.00%
Berkshire +8 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 £455 -
Maidenhead +3 1 - -
South West 0 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £225 - 1
Scotland - 1 £225 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 81 (100.00%) Analytics
2 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (34.57%) Business Process Mapping
4 26 (32.10%) Business Analysis
5 22 (27.16%) User Stories
5 22 (27.16%) Waterfall
6 20 (24.69%) Finance
7 18 (22.22%) SWOT Analysis
8 16 (19.75%) Java
8 16 (19.75%) MS Project
9 13 (16.05%) MS Visio
9 13 (16.05%) JIRA
9 13 (16.05%) Confluence
10 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
10 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (14.81%) Linux
11 11 (13.58%) SQL
11 11 (13.58%) Logistics
12 10 (12.35%) NHS
12 10 (12.35%) Project Management
13 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
13 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
13 8 (9.88%) Degree
13 8 (9.88%) CA Gen
14 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
14 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.64%) Google
15 6 (7.41%) Marketing
15 6 (7.41%) Data Management

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 13 (16.05%) Confluence
2 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.94%) SAS
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Project
2 13 (16.05%) MS Visio
3 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.94%) CPLEX
5 2 (2.47%) SPSS
6 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.70%) Google Checkout
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Big Data
2 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
3 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.70%) QlikView
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.47%) Power BI
6 2 (2.47%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) JIRA
2 8 (9.88%) CA Gen
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Marketing
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Front Office
5 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Analyst
2 33 (40.74%) Business Analyst
3 14 (17.28%) Architect
4 6 (7.41%) Consultant
5 5 (6.17%) Applications Architect
5 5 (6.17%) Data Architect
5 5 (6.17%) Java Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Java Applications Architect
6 4 (4.94%) NHS Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Digital Marketing Strategist
7 3 (3.70%) Digital Strategist
7 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Marketing Strategist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) XML
2 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.70%) Java EE
2 3 (3.70%) Spring
2 3 (3.70%) XBRL
3 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (2.47%) GWT
3 2 (2.47%) JSF
3 2 (2.47%) RESTful
3 2 (2.47%) SOAP
3 2 (2.47%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) NHS
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Ontologies
3 4 (4.94%) Reference Data
3 4 (4.94%) Taxonomies
3 4 (4.94%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.70%) Equities
4 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.47%) Economics
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Analytics
2 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (34.57%) Business Process Mapping
4 26 (32.10%) Business Analysis
5 22 (27.16%) User Stories
5 22 (27.16%) Waterfall
6 18 (22.22%) SWOT Analysis
7 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 11 (13.58%) Logistics
9 10 (12.35%) Project Management
10 6 (7.41%) CRM
10 6 (7.41%) Data Management
10 6 (7.41%) Master Data Management
10 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.17%) Information Management
12 4 (4.94%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.94%) Data Analytics
12 4 (4.94%) ERP
12 4 (4.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) Java
2 11 (13.58%) SQL
3 4 (4.94%) Python
4 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) MBA
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.70%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.47%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) Google
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle
4 5 (6.17%) Tableau
5 4 (4.94%) ILOG
6 3 (3.70%) Cognos
6 3 (3.70%) SAP
6 3 (3.70%) Sybase
7 2 (2.47%) IBM
7 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe
8 1 (1.23%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) IFS
8 1 (1.23%) Informatica
8 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.23%) Siebel
8 1 (1.23%) Teradata
8 1 (1.23%) WorldPay
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £530 - £612 per day
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