The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Data Analyst
Rank 520 521 498
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 74 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 46
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£425 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.75

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
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Business Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 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 61 £438 +2.33% 12
London +17 38 £438 -12.50% 8
City of London +19 14 £525 +5.00% 6
Scotland -7 12 £325 +6.12%
Edinburgh +9 9 £320 -
Yorkshire -13 8 £450 +44.00%
North West -11 6 £325 -
South East -13 6 £213 -34.61% 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £450 -
Glasgow -8 5 £325 +44.44%
Sheffield - 5 £450 -
Cheshire -6 3 £238 -
Middlesex +5 2 £200 -44.82%
Berkshire +2 2 - -
South West -3 2 £450 +13.20%
West Yorkshire -16 2 £465 +48.80%
Hampshire - 2 £413 -
Manchester - 2 £325 -
Reading - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 £413 -
South Wales -5 1 £325 +85.71%
Wales -7 1 £325 +85.71%
Bristol -7 1 - -
East Midlands -10 1 £500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £465 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £500 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Data Analyst in their job title.

1 75 (51.02%) Finance
2 62 (42.18%) Data Analysis
3 56 (38.10%) SQL
4 39 (26.53%) Business Analysis
4 39 (26.53%) Banking
5 32 (21.77%) Data Modelling
6 30 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (17.69%) Migration
8 24 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (16.33%) Data Migration
9 22 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (12.24%) Analytics
11 17 (11.56%) Data Mapping
12 16 (10.88%) Retail
13 15 (10.20%) Oracle
13 15 (10.20%) Data Architecture
14 13 (8.84%) Data Mining
14 13 (8.84%) MS Excel
14 13 (8.84%) Data Management
15 12 (8.16%) ETL
15 12 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (7.48%) Degree
17 10 (6.80%) SAP
17 10 (6.80%) Change Management
17 10 (6.80%) Logical Data Model
18 9 (6.12%) Data Quality
18 9 (6.12%) CRM
18 9 (6.12%) Asset Management

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.72%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.36%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (8.84%) Data Mining
3 7 (4.76%) QlikView
3 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.04%) Big Data
6 3 (2.04%) Spotfire
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.36%) MS Access
7 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (1.36%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 75 (51.02%) Finance
2 39 (26.53%) Banking
3 16 (10.88%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.72%) Legal
5 4 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 3 (2.04%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) XML
2 3 (2.04%) FpML
3 2 (1.36%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.76%) Derivative
2 7 (4.76%) Statistics
3 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.40%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.72%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.72%) Kindle
6 3 (2.04%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.36%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) FMCG
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.18%) Data Analysis
2 39 (26.53%) Business Analysis
3 32 (21.77%) Data Modelling
4 26 (17.69%) Migration
5 24 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (16.33%) Data Migration
6 22 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (12.24%) Analytics
8 17 (11.56%) Data Mapping
9 15 (10.20%) Data Architecture
10 13 (8.84%) Data Management
11 12 (8.16%) ETL
11 12 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (6.80%) Change Management
13 10 (6.80%) Logical Data Model
14 9 (6.12%) CRM
14 9 (6.12%) Asset Management
15 8 (5.44%) Risk Management
15 8 (5.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (5.44%) VBA
2 8 (5.44%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.40%) C
4 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.68%) R
5 1 (0.68%) Python
5 1 (0.68%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.48%) Degree
2 8 (5.44%) ISEB
3 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) IIBA
4 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.76%) Solvency II
3 5 (3.40%) QA
4 4 (2.72%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.68%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Oracle
2 10 (6.80%) SAP
3 8 (5.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.76%) GoldenSource
5 4 (2.72%) Cognos
5 4 (2.72%) Tableau
6 3 (2.04%) Sun
6 3 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.04%) Norkom
6 3 (2.04%) Mantas
6 3 (2.04%) Actimize
6 3 (2.04%) Teradata
7 2 (1.36%) Informatica
7 2 (1.36%) IBM
7 2 (1.36%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.68%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.68%) Trillium
8 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.68%) Ab Initio
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