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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analytics
Rank 560 572 563
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 59 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.057% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.074% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 4
Average daily rate £400 £440 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +67.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £320 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £413 £288
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +43.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.60 - £19.50
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
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 24 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 5 February 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 +29 58 £400 -9.09% 17
London +6 30 £375 -16.66% 13
East of England +9 10 £430 -25.21% 2
Essex - 10 £430 - 1
North East - 9 £395 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £395 -
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £430 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £395 -
City of London +39 5 £418 -20.47% 3
South East -1 4 £368 +1.58% 1
North West - 3 £363 - 1
Maidenhead +5 2 £257 +11.52%
Berkshire +4 2 £257 +11.52%
South West +3 2 £390 -11.36%
Bristol - 1 £475 -
Somerset - 1 £305 -
Taunton - 1 £305 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £363 -
Manchester - 1 £363 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Analytics
2 33 (30.84%) Business Process Mapping
3 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (28.04%) Finance
5 29 (27.10%) Business Analysis
6 24 (22.43%) User Stories
7 22 (20.56%) Waterfall
8 21 (19.63%) SQL
9 20 (18.69%) SWOT Analysis
10 18 (16.82%) Java
10 18 (16.82%) NHS
11 17 (15.89%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (15.89%) Logistics
12 16 (14.95%) MS Project
12 16 (14.95%) MS Visio
13 15 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (13.08%) Data Modelling
14 14 (13.08%) Project Management
15 13 (12.15%) Linux
16 12 (11.21%) CRM
16 12 (11.21%) Data Management
16 12 (11.21%) Confluence
16 12 (11.21%) JIRA
17 11 (10.28%) Data Quality
17 11 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
18 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
18 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
18 9 (8.41%) Master Data Management
18 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 12 (11.21%) Confluence
2 8 (7.48%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.87%) SAS
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Project
1 16 (14.95%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.74%) MS Office
4 3 (2.80%) SPSS
5 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Veeva
2 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) DHCP
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
1 1 (0.93%) LDAP
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) Big Data
2 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.61%) MySQL
2 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.74%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.74%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.80%) QlikView
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.87%) GIS
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.87%) Power BI
6 2 (1.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) JIRA
2 8 (7.48%) CA Gen
General
1 30 (28.04%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Banking
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
3 5 (4.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.74%) Advertising
4 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.80%) Front Office
5 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (54.21%) Analyst
2 43 (40.19%) Business Analyst
3 21 (19.63%) Architect
4 9 (8.41%) Data Architect
5 8 (7.48%) Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Applications Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Java Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.74%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Java Applications Architect
9 4 (3.74%) NHS Business Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Production Support Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) SPSS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) XBRL
1 6 (5.61%) XML
2 3 (2.80%) Hibernate
2 3 (2.80%) Java EE
2 3 (2.80%) Middleware
2 3 (2.80%) Spring
3 2 (1.87%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (1.87%) CSS
3 2 (1.87%) GWT
3 2 (1.87%) JSF
3 2 (1.87%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) SOAP
3 2 (1.87%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) NHS
2 15 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.48%) Reference Data
4 7 (6.54%) Visualisation
5 6 (5.61%) Ontologies
5 6 (5.61%) Taxonomies
6 5 (4.67%) Statistics
7 4 (3.74%) Data Extraction
7 4 (3.74%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.80%) Economics
8 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.80%) Equities
8 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.80%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.15%) Linux
2 4 (3.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (100.00%) Analytics
2 33 (30.84%) Business Process Mapping
3 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (27.10%) Business Analysis
5 24 (22.43%) User Stories
6 22 (20.56%) Waterfall
7 20 (18.69%) SWOT Analysis
8 17 (15.89%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (15.89%) Logistics
9 14 (13.08%) Data Modelling
9 14 (13.08%) Project Management
10 12 (11.21%) CRM
10 12 (11.21%) Data Management
11 11 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (8.41%) Master Data Management
13 7 (6.54%) Data Analysis
13 7 (6.54%) Data Architecture
13 7 (6.54%) Data Visualisation
13 7 (6.54%) Information Engineering
13 7 (6.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 18 (16.82%) Java
3 5 (4.67%) Python
4 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.80%) C
5 3 (2.80%) Perl
6 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.87%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.61%) ISO20022
3 5 (4.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.80%) GAMP
5 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.48%) IBM
3 7 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle
5 4 (3.74%) Cegedim Rx
5 4 (3.74%) Google
5 4 (3.74%) Tableau
6 3 (2.80%) SAP
6 3 (2.80%) Sybase
7 2 (1.87%) Cognos
7 2 (1.87%) Informatica
7 2 (1.87%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.87%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe
8 1 (0.93%) Pega
8 1 (0.93%) Siebel
8 1 (0.93%) Teradata
8 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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Posted: 5 days ago
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