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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analytics
Rank 565 552 508
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -44
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 22 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.028% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.037% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 9
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£440 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £388 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £370 £650
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -43.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £91.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £91.25

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
39961 37976 33183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.00% 74.83% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25156 22879 19730
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1143 1185
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 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
England +4 22 £440 +25.71% 17
South East - 10 £419 - 2
London +7 9 £490 +30.66% 6
Buckinghamshire - 7 £413 -
City of London +13 4 £525 - 5
South West - 3 £440 - 1
Dorset - 3 £440 -
Berkshire - 2 £328 -
Scotland - - - - 8
East of England - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 6
Marlow - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Watford - - - -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) Analytics
2 20 (32.26%) ETL
3 18 (29.03%) Finance
4 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (24.19%) Project Management
6 14 (22.58%) Data Management
6 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
6 14 (22.58%) Degree
7 13 (20.97%) SQL
8 12 (19.35%) Master Data Management
9 11 (17.74%) Data Integration
10 10 (16.13%) IBM
10 10 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (14.52%) Oracle
11 9 (14.52%) Pentaho
11 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
12 8 (12.90%) HTML
12 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
12 8 (12.90%) CSS
12 8 (12.90%) Mainframe
12 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Marketing
12 8 (12.90%) Banking
12 8 (12.90%) Migration
13 7 (11.29%) BPEL
13 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
13 7 (11.29%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (9.68%) SAP
14 6 (9.68%) SAS
14 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.68%) SAS
3 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) SPSS
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.61%) BPCS
2 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (14.52%) Pentaho
2 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) MS Access
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) DB2
5 2 (3.23%) OLAP
5 2 (3.23%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) DataStage
6 1 (1.61%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Billing
5 2 (3.23%) Publishing
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.23%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Analyst
2 19 (30.65%) Business Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Business Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Test Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) HTML
1 8 (12.90%) CSS
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.61%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Data Integration
2 8 (12.90%) Mainframe
3 7 (11.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.45%) PMI
6 3 (4.84%) Data Conversion
7 2 (3.23%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.61%) Statistics
8 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.61%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.61%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) UNIX
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Analytics
2 20 (32.26%) ETL
3 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (24.19%) Project Management
5 14 (22.58%) Data Management
5 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
6 12 (19.35%) Master Data Management
7 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Migration
8 7 (11.29%) BPEL
9 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (9.68%) Data Architecture
10 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.06%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) Test Planning
11 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.45%) Test Strategy
11 4 (6.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) VB
4 2 (3.23%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) XQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) VCP4
4 1 (1.61%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) IBM
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 4 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.45%) Informatica
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.61%) Unica
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos
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