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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 591 559 579
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 21 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.051% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.069% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 13
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£350 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £400 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £468
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
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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 -8 19 £313 -26.47% 22
London +14 8 £281 -48.86% 15
Berkshire +10 3 £413 -
South East +1 3 £413 - 4
West Midlands -16 3 £550 -
North West - 2 £165 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £275 - 1
South West - 1 £575 -
North East - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Cheshunt - - - -
East of England - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 2
Dorset - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 19 (39.58%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (27.08%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (22.92%) Marketing
6 10 (20.83%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
8 8 (16.67%) ERP
8 8 (16.67%) Degree
8 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.58%) Data Management
9 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
9 7 (14.58%) ETL
9 7 (14.58%) SAS
9 7 (14.58%) Oracle
10 6 (12.50%) Project Management
10 6 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (12.50%) Big Data
10 6 (12.50%) Open Source
10 6 (12.50%) Master Data Management
11 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
11 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
11 5 (10.42%) Cognos
11 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.33%) MS Office
12 4 (8.33%) VB
12 4 (8.33%) Service Management
12 4 (8.33%) Banking
12 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (14.58%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 3 (6.25%) SPSS
4 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.08%) Loan IQ
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 6 (12.50%) Big Data
4 4 (8.33%) QlikView
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.17%) MS Access
6 2 (4.17%) OLAP
6 2 (4.17%) DataStage
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.17%) Publishing
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) Music Industry
6 1 (2.08%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) QlikView Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Developer
8 1 (2.08%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.25%) Data Conversion
3 3 (6.25%) Economics
4 2 (4.17%) Statistics
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.08%) New Media
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 16 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (16.67%) ERP
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Data Management
4 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.58%) ETL
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
5 6 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Service Management
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) Metadata Management
8 3 (6.25%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.08%) R
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Cognos
3 3 (6.25%) Informatica
3 3 (6.25%) JDA
3 3 (6.25%) Manugistics
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Omniture
5 1 (2.08%) Talend
5 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.08%) Aprimo
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Misys
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
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