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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analytics
Rank 594 595 565
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 36 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.037% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.049% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £256 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £510 £356
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +43.15%
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
45639 42994 39933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.05% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29767 26678 24521
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1242 1170 1122
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 September 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 23 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 September 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 +3 32 £413 +3.12% 15
London -5 12 £480 +37.14% 7
South East -8 6 £225 -45.45% 1
North West - 6 £456 - 2
West Midlands +9 5 £413 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £225 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £413 -
High Wycombe - 4 £225 - 1
East of England - 3 £465 - 1
City of London +13 2 £480 +20.00% 4
Berkshire -3 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £550 -
Manchester - 2 £300 - 2
Cheshire - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £550 -
Edinburgh - 2 £365 - 1
Scotland - 2 £365 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Reading -3 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £465 -
Coventry - 1 £365 -
Essex - 1 £465 -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 65 (100.00%) Analytics
2 24 (36.92%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (30.77%) Finance
5 17 (26.15%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (21.54%) Marketing
7 13 (20.00%) Python
7 13 (20.00%) Project Management
7 13 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 12 (18.46%) SAS
8 12 (18.46%) Data Management
9 10 (15.38%) R
10 9 (13.85%) Degree
10 9 (13.85%) Data Mining
10 9 (13.85%) CRM
11 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
11 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.31%) Retail
11 8 (12.31%) Open Source
11 8 (12.31%) Statistical Modelling
12 7 (10.77%) Business Transformation
12 7 (10.77%) NHS
13 6 (9.23%) SPSS
13 6 (9.23%) Master Data Management
13 6 (9.23%) Business Process Mapping
14 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
14 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
14 5 (7.69%) Java
14 5 (7.69%) Oracle

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (18.46%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) SPSS
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
4 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Maximo
2 1 (1.54%) Unica
2 1 (1.54%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Veeva
2 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Data Mining
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.62%) DTS
3 3 (4.62%) QlikView
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) OLAP
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Marketing
3 8 (12.31%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Data Scientist
4 6 (9.23%) Designer
5 5 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Maximo Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Telephony Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) SAS Developer
8 2 (3.08%) MI Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (3.08%) MI Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Programme Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Junior
9 1 (1.54%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) JMS
1 2 (3.08%) JSON
1 2 (3.08%) REST
1 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (10.77%) NHS
4 4 (6.15%) Data Extraction
5 3 (4.62%) Statistics
5 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.54%) FMCG
7 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (26.15%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (20.00%) Project Management
4 12 (18.46%) Data Management
5 9 (13.85%) CRM
6 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
6 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) Statistical Modelling
6 8 (12.31%) Open Source
7 7 (10.77%) Business Transformation
8 6 (9.23%) Master Data Management
8 6 (9.23%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.15%) ITIL
10 4 (6.15%) Benchmarking
10 4 (6.15%) ETL
10 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.15%) Customer Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) Python
3 10 (15.38%) R
4 5 (7.69%) Java
5 3 (4.62%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 3 (4.62%) Scala
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) PMP
2 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.54%) ACCA
3 1 (1.54%) CIMA
3 1 (1.54%) MBA
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.62%) Tableau
4 2 (3.08%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.08%) Teradata
4 2 (3.08%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.08%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Alias
5 1 (1.54%) CA
5 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.54%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.54%) Netezza
5 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
Manchester
Arrows Group
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
High Wycombe
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago