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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analytics
Rank 622 597 600
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 20 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.064% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.081% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 13
Median daily rate £390 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £308 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £80.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median 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
43607 44569 42344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.56% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29001 28695 26629
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1203 1227
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 7 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 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -17 18 £390 -5.45% 13
London +4 14 £365 -2.66% 4
South East +7 3 £465 - 4
City of London +30 2 £526 +45.17% 3
High Wycombe - 2 £455 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £455 - 1
Paddington - 1 £198 -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Finance
4 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (22.22%) MS Project
5 10 (22.22%) User Stories
6 9 (20.00%) Confluence
6 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 9 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
6 9 (20.00%) Degree
6 9 (20.00%) JIRA
7 8 (17.78%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.56%) Marketing
8 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
8 7 (15.56%) Oracle
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) SQL
9 6 (13.33%) ERP
10 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.11%) CRM
10 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) Change Management
11 4 (8.89%) Data Management

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 9 (20.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.89%) SAS
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Project
2 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 4 (8.89%) CPLEX
5 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
1 3 (6.67%) Google Checkout
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) OLTP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.22%) DataStage
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Front Office
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing Strategist
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Strategist
5 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics Expert
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing Strategist
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Data Modeller
6 2 (4.44%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Research Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Change Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) ODBC
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Equities
3 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.22%) Economics
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (22.22%) User Stories
6 9 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
6 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (17.78%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.33%) ERP
10 5 (11.11%) CRM
10 5 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) Change Management
11 4 (8.89%) Data Governance
11 4 (8.89%) Data Management
11 4 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (8.89%) ETL
11 4 (8.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
2 2 (4.44%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MBA
2 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) CAPM
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) Data Quality
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) ILOG
4 3 (6.67%) Google
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 3 (6.67%) Sybase
5 2 (4.44%) Cognos
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Tableau
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.22%) IFS
6 1 (2.22%) Informatica
6 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.22%) Siebel
6 1 (2.22%) Vertica
6 1 (2.22%) WorldPay
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