The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Data Analyst
Rank 562 555 566
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 85 81 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 60 35
Median daily rate £445 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £235 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £553 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Business Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Data Analyst in the job title.

Business Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Business Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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 -14 80 £450 - 12
London -10 38 £500 +5.26% 5
South West +5 11 £420 +1.81%
Swindon +10 8 £420 -3.44%
Wiltshire +5 8 £420 -3.44%
East of England +14 7 £450 -
South East -4 7 £450 +42.85% 3
West Yorkshire +8 6 £438 -5.91% 3
Yorkshire -6 6 £438 -2.77% 3
Bedfordshire - 6 £450 -
City of London +30 5 £563 +12.50% 1
Leeds -3 5 £439 - 2
Luton - 5 £450 -
North West -5 4 £438 +34.61%
Scotland -19 4 £358 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +12 3 £350 -30.00%
West Midlands -9 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £350 -
Oxford +8 2 £550 +26.80%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £550 +26.80% 1
Glasgow +8 2 £339 +4.23%
Warwickshire 0 2 £425 +30.76%
Warwick -4 2 £425 +30.76%
Bristol -6 2 £378 -11.17%
Cheshire -13 2 £525 +121.05%
Edinburgh -15 2 £388 +22.04% 1
Warrington - 2 £525 -
Exeter +4 1 £350 +12.90%
Halifax +2 1 £385 -17.20%
Devon +1 1 £350 +12.90%

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Business Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 76 (50.67%) SQL
2 73 (48.67%) Finance
3 72 (48.00%) Data Analysis
4 49 (32.67%) Data Modelling
5 45 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (23.33%) Banking
7 34 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 22 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (14.00%) Data Quality
12 20 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
13 18 (12.00%) Data Management
14 16 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.67%) Analytics
15 15 (10.00%) Migration
16 14 (9.33%) Data Transformation
16 14 (9.33%) Degree
17 13 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (8.67%) Retail
18 11 (7.33%) Project Management
18 11 (7.33%) Tableau
18 11 (7.33%) Data Governance
19 10 (6.67%) Use Case
19 10 (6.67%) Data Migration
19 10 (6.67%) Data Mapping
19 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
19 10 (6.67%) CRM
19 10 (6.67%) Validation

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
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 6 (4.00%) SAS
2 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.33%) Confluence
4 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Project
3 4 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) Primavera
2 1 (0.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.67%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.67%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.33%) Big Data
4 5 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.67%) MySQL
5 4 (2.67%) QlikView
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.33%) MS Access
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.67%) Essbase
7 1 (0.67%) GIS
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.67%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) ERwin
1 2 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 73 (48.67%) Finance
2 35 (23.33%) Banking
3 13 (8.67%) Retail
4 8 (5.33%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.67%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.33%) Legal
7 4 (2.67%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.00%) Marketing
9 2 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.33%) Front Office
9 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.67%) Billing
10 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.67%) Electronics
10 1 (0.67%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) XML
2 3 (2.00%) FpML
3 2 (1.33%) XSD
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 9 (6.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.67%) Equities
4 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.67%) Statistics
5 5 (3.33%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.67%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.67%) Derivative
7 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.00%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.00%) User Experience
8 2 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.33%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.67%) Life Science
9 1 (0.67%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.67%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.00%) Data Analysis
2 49 (32.67%) Data Modelling
3 45 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 22 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.00%) Data Management
7 16 (10.67%) Analytics
7 16 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.00%) Migration
9 14 (9.33%) Data Transformation
10 13 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.33%) Data Governance
11 11 (7.33%) Project Management
12 10 (6.67%) CRM
12 10 (6.67%) Data Mapping
12 10 (6.67%) Data Migration
12 10 (6.67%) Use Case
12 10 (6.67%) Validation
13 9 (6.00%) Risk Management
13 9 (6.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.67%) SQL
2 8 (5.33%) VBA
3 3 (2.00%) Python
4 2 (1.33%) C++
4 2 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (9.33%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) ISEB
3 1 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) COREP
3 1 (0.67%) FATCA
3 1 (0.67%) FINREP
3 1 (0.67%) MiFID
3 1 (0.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.33%) Tableau
3 7 (4.67%) Oracle
4 6 (4.00%) Teradata
5 5 (3.33%) Alteryx
5 5 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (1.33%) Adobe
6 2 (1.33%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.33%) DataFlux
6 2 (1.33%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.33%) Informatica
6 2 (1.33%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.33%) Murex
6 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.67%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.67%) ESRI
7 1 (0.67%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.67%) IBM
7 1 (0.67%) Lotus
7 1 (0.67%) Manugistics
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Talent International
Rate: ££ Excellent day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago