The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analytics
UK
Rank 531 589 584
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 70 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.092% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.11% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 30
Median daily rate £475 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £345 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Business Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 56 £450 +3.15% 22
London +18 24 £475 +8.57% 11
South East +26 14 £403 +9.30% 3
Wales - 11 £575 -
South Wales - 10 £575 -
Newport - 9 £575 -
West Sussex - 8 £403 -
West Midlands - 7 £400 - 1
East Grinstead - 7 £403 -
South West +3 5 £460 -3.15%
City of London +1 5 £475 +9.19% 4
Gloucester - 5 £460 -
Coventry - 5 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £460 -
Cardiff - 4 £550 -
North West +19 3 £450 +24.13%
Berkshire +10 3 £500 +94.93%
Scotland - 3 £500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £358 -
Merseyside - 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £358 -
Edinburgh - 2 £500 -
Manchester +11 1 £400 +10.34%
Hertfordshire -7 1 £750 +57.89% 1
East of England -12 1 £750 +74.41% 1
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Surrey - 1 £600 - 2
Derbyshire - 1 £425 -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 133 (100.00%) Analytics
2 90 (67.67%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (33.08%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (27.07%) SQL
6 34 (25.56%) Python
7 32 (24.06%) Big Data
8 29 (21.80%) Oracle
9 27 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (19.55%) ETL
11 24 (18.05%) Hadoop
12 23 (17.29%) MS Excel
12 23 (17.29%) SAP
12 23 (17.29%) Finance
12 23 (17.29%) Apache Spark
13 22 (16.54%) Tableau
14 21 (15.79%) R
14 21 (15.79%) Project Management
14 21 (15.79%) QlikView
15 20 (15.04%) Visualisation
16 19 (14.29%) Teradata
16 19 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (14.29%) SAS
17 18 (13.53%) Data Modelling
18 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
18 17 (12.78%) Data Management
18 17 (12.78%) Data Analysis
18 17 (12.78%) NoSQL
19 16 (12.03%) Degree
19 16 (12.03%) Microsoft

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (17.29%) Apache Spark
2 19 (14.29%) SAS
3 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.02%) Apache
4 8 (6.02%) CMS
5 7 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.76%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.76%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.75%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (17.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.51%) MS Office
4 5 (3.76%) CPLEX
5 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.01%) SPSS
6 1 (0.75%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
3 6 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.01%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.06%) Big Data
2 24 (18.05%) Hadoop
3 21 (15.79%) QlikView
4 19 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (12.78%) NoSQL
5 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
6 12 (9.02%) HBase
7 11 (8.27%) MongoDB
7 11 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (7.52%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (7.52%) Power BI
9 8 (6.02%) Data Lake
10 7 (5.26%) HDInsight
10 7 (5.26%) Sqoop
11 6 (4.51%) Data Mining
11 6 (4.51%) DataStage
11 6 (4.51%) OLAP
11 6 (4.51%) Pentaho
12 5 (3.76%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Banking
3 8 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.26%) Retail
5 6 (4.51%) Marketing
6 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.50%) Front Office
7 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Law
7 2 (1.50%) Legal
7 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Local Government
8 1 (0.75%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 34 (25.56%) Analyst
2 31 (23.31%) Developer
3 26 (19.55%) Architect
4 18 (13.53%) Business Analyst
5 15 (11.28%) Data Architect
6 12 (9.02%) Consultant
7 11 (8.27%) Scala Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Big Data Architect
9 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Hadoop Architect
9 7 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Tableau Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Business Manager
10 6 (4.51%) Report Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Web Analyst
11 5 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 5 (3.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.26%) scikit-learn
2 3 (2.26%) .NET
2 3 (2.26%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (1.50%) COM+
3 2 (1.50%) CSS
3 2 (1.50%) D3.js
3 2 (1.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.75%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.75%) Apache OpenJPA
4 1 (0.75%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.75%) HTML5
4 1 (0.75%) JPA
4 1 (0.75%) jQuery
4 1 (0.75%) JSF
4 1 (0.75%) Mason
4 1 (0.75%) MDX
4 1 (0.75%) Middleware
4 1 (0.75%) NumPy
4 1 (0.75%) SciPy
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (33.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.52%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.26%) User Experience
5 6 (4.51%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.01%) PMI
7 2 (1.50%) Life Science
7 2 (1.50%) Social Network
7 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.75%) Clustering
8 1 (0.75%) Derivative
8 1 (0.75%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.51%) Linux
1 6 (4.51%) Windows
2 4 (3.01%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (100.00%) Analytics
2 90 (67.67%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (19.55%) ETL
6 21 (15.79%) Project Management
7 20 (15.04%) Visualisation
8 18 (13.53%) Data Modelling
9 17 (12.78%) Data Analysis
9 17 (12.78%) Data Management
10 15 (11.28%) Data Analytics
11 13 (9.77%) Change Management
11 13 (9.77%) Machine Learning
12 12 (9.02%) MapReduce
12 12 (9.02%) Scrum
13 11 (8.27%) Open Source
13 11 (8.27%) Predictive Analytics
14 10 (7.52%) Data Architecture
14 10 (7.52%) Data Visualisation
14 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.07%) SQL
2 34 (25.56%) Python
3 21 (15.79%) R
4 9 (6.77%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.51%) C
6 4 (3.01%) C++
6 4 (3.01%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.01%) Perl
6 4 (3.01%) VBA
7 3 (2.26%) Java
8 2 (1.50%) ABAP
8 2 (1.50%) C#
8 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.03%) Degree
2 14 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.51%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.50%) MCAD
6 2 (1.50%) MCSD
6 2 (1.50%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) HNC
7 1 (0.75%) MBA
7 1 (0.75%) MCSE
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.50%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) IFRS
3 1 (0.75%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Terraform
2 1 (0.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (21.80%) Oracle
2 23 (17.29%) SAP
3 22 (16.54%) Tableau
4 19 (14.29%) Teradata
5 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
6 11 (8.27%) Cloudera
7 7 (5.26%) Hortonworks
8 6 (4.51%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (3.76%) Adobe
9 5 (3.76%) ILOG
9 5 (3.76%) Informatica
9 5 (3.76%) Sybase
10 4 (3.01%) Ab Initio
10 4 (3.01%) Actian
10 4 (3.01%) Cognos
10 4 (3.01%) ParAccel
11 3 (2.26%) Optimizely
12 2 (1.50%) Alterian
12 2 (1.50%) Alteryx
12 2 (1.50%) Lavastorm
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