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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Data Analyst
Rank 574 544 556
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 82 83 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 37
Median daily rate £438 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.06% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - -

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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 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 27 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 -16 78 £445 +1.71% 5
London -9 41 £475 +8.57% 1
South East -10 9 £500 +19.76% 2
South West -4 8 £420 -1.17%
Yorkshire +7 7 £434 -3.61%
West Yorkshire +4 7 £434 -6.72%
City of London +25 5 £600 +20.00%
Leeds +3 5 £439 -
Swindon 0 5 £420 -1.17%
Wiltshire -1 5 £420 -1.17%
East of England +11 4 £450 - 1
North West -14 4 £438 +34.61% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £450 -
East Midlands +14 3 £350 -30.00%
Edinburgh -5 3 £375 +4.16% 1
Scotland -22 3 £375 +9.48% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £350 -
Luton - 3 £450 -
Oxfordshire +8 2 £550 +26.80%
Oxford +2 2 £550 +26.80%
Bristol 0 2 £378 -
Warwickshire -3 2 £425 +30.76%
Warwick -6 2 £425 +30.76%
West Midlands -10 2 £425 +30.76%
Cheshire -12 2 £525 +121.05% 1
Surrey - 2 £275 -
Warrington - 2 £525 -
Wales +12 1 - -
Halifax +3 1 £385 -17.20%
South Wales +2 1 - -

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 (50.33%) SQL
2 75 (49.67%) Data Analysis
3 72 (47.68%) Finance
4 52 (34.44%) Data Modelling
5 45 (29.80%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (21.19%) Banking
7 31 (20.53%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (19.21%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (16.56%) Business Analysis
10 20 (13.25%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (12.58%) Data Quality
12 18 (11.92%) Data Management
13 16 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (9.93%) Migration
14 15 (9.93%) Analytics
15 14 (9.27%) Data Transformation
16 13 (8.61%) Data Mapping
16 13 (8.61%) Fixed Income
17 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
17 12 (7.95%) CRM
17 12 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (7.95%) Tableau
18 11 (7.28%) Degree
18 11 (7.28%) VBA
18 11 (7.28%) Retail
19 10 (6.62%) Validation
19 10 (6.62%) Project Management
19 10 (6.62%) Use Case
19 10 (6.62%) Data Migration

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 (3.97%) SAS
2 2 (1.32%) Confluence
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.64%) MS Project
3 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.32%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) Primavera
2 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.66%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.66%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.66%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.66%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.21%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (13.25%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.97%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.31%) QlikView
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.65%) Big Data
5 4 (2.65%) MySQL
6 3 (1.99%) MS Access
7 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.66%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.66%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) ERwin
General
1 72 (47.68%) Finance
2 32 (21.19%) Banking
3 11 (7.28%) Retail
4 9 (5.96%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.64%) Marketing
6 5 (3.31%) Legal
7 4 (2.65%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.99%) Front Office
9 2 (1.32%) Billing
9 2 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.66%) Electronics
10 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.66%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.97%) XML
2 3 (1.99%) FpML
3 2 (1.32%) XSD
4 1 (0.66%) .NET
4 1 (0.66%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.53%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.61%) Fixed Income
3 9 (5.96%) Equities
3 9 (5.96%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.64%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.97%) Statistics
6 5 (3.31%) Derivative
7 4 (2.65%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.65%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.65%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.99%) FMCG
8 3 (1.99%) User Experience
9 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.32%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.66%) Frameworx
10 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.66%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.67%) Data Analysis
2 52 (34.44%) Data Modelling
3 45 (29.80%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (16.56%) Business Analysis
5 20 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (11.92%) Data Management
7 16 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (9.93%) Analytics
8 15 (9.93%) Migration
9 14 (9.27%) Data Transformation
10 13 (8.61%) Data Mapping
11 12 (7.95%) CRM
11 12 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (6.62%) Data Governance
12 10 (6.62%) Data Migration
12 10 (6.62%) Project Management
12 10 (6.62%) Use Case
12 10 (6.62%) Validation
13 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.33%) SQL
2 11 (7.28%) VBA
3 1 (0.66%) C++
3 1 (0.66%) Java
3 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.66%) Python
3 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.28%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.58%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.99%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) COREP
3 1 (0.66%) FATCA
3 1 (0.66%) FINREP
3 1 (0.66%) MiFID
3 1 (0.66%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
1 12 (7.95%) Tableau
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle
3 6 (3.97%) SAP
3 6 (3.97%) Teradata
4 5 (3.31%) Alteryx
4 5 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.65%) Adobe
6 3 (1.99%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.99%) Cognos
7 2 (1.32%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.32%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.32%) Murex
7 2 (1.32%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.66%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.66%) ESRI
8 1 (0.66%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.66%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.66%) Pega
8 1 (0.66%) SimCorp
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