The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Data Analyst
Rank 532 476 525
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 56 87 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 58 50
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £308 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 -
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -63 46 £460 +15.00% 5
London -4 23 £500 -6.97% 2
South East -19 9 £330 -5.71% 2
Scotland -23 8 £276 +58.76% 1
City of London +9 7 £500 -1.23% 1
Glasgow +3 7 £276 - 1
Yorkshire -1 6 £313 +1.62%
West Yorkshire -6 6 £313 +1.62%
East of England -16 4 £419 -9.94%
Leeds -11 2 £238 -22.76%
South West -19 2 £309 -22.81% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £388 -
Birmingham -6 1 - -
West Midlands -17 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £210 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Isle of Man - - - -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 57 (54.29%) Data Analysis
2 54 (51.43%) SQL
3 45 (42.86%) Finance
4 33 (31.43%) Banking
5 23 (21.90%) Business Analysis
5 23 (21.90%) Data Modelling
6 22 (20.95%) MS Excel
7 18 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
9 16 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (14.29%) Data Management
11 12 (11.43%) VBA
12 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
12 11 (10.48%) MS Access
13 8 (7.62%) Retail
13 8 (7.62%) Asset Management
13 8 (7.62%) Migration
13 8 (7.62%) Project Management
13 8 (7.62%) Data Mining
13 8 (7.62%) SAS
13 8 (7.62%) Analytics
13 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
14 7 (6.67%) QA
14 7 (6.67%) Reference Data
14 7 (6.67%) Business Objects
14 7 (6.67%) SAP
14 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
15 6 (5.71%) T-SQL

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (7.62%) SAS
2 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (20.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.81%) MS Project
4 3 (2.86%) MS Office
5 1 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.90%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.95%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.95%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) DSL
1 1 (0.95%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.48%) MS Access
3 8 (7.62%) Data Mining
3 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.81%) Data Mart
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) ProClarity
7 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.90%) Big Data
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.95%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.95%) QlikView
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) DataStage
8 1 (0.95%) MySQL
8 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.90%) JIRA
2 2 (1.90%) ERwin
3 1 (0.95%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.95%) ProC
3 1 (0.95%) LSMW
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 45 (42.86%) Finance
2 33 (31.43%) Banking
3 8 (7.62%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Front Office
5 3 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.95%) German Language
7 1 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (1.90%) MDX
2 2 (1.90%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Reference Data
2 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (3.81%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.86%) Derivative
4 2 (1.90%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.90%) Statistics
4 2 (1.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.95%) CMDB
5 1 (0.95%) Wiki
5 1 (0.95%) Swaptions
5 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.95%) DTV
5 1 (0.95%) Replication
5 1 (0.95%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.29%) Data Analysis
2 23 (21.90%) Business Analysis
2 23 (21.90%) Data Modelling
3 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (14.29%) Data Management
6 8 (7.62%) Asset Management
6 8 (7.62%) Migration
6 8 (7.62%) Project Management
6 8 (7.62%) Analytics
7 6 (5.71%) Data Mapping
7 6 (5.71%) Data Migration
7 6 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (4.76%) Data Governance
8 5 (4.76%) ETL
9 4 (3.81%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.81%) Master Data Management
9 4 (3.81%) Investment Management
9 4 (3.81%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.43%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) VBA
3 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.90%) VB
4 2 (1.90%) Perl
4 2 (1.90%) R
5 1 (0.95%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
1 2 (1.90%) ISEB
1 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) ACCA
2 1 (0.95%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.90%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.90%) COREP
3 2 (1.90%) FINREP
4 1 (0.95%) EMIR
4 1 (0.95%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.95%) Basel III
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 7 (6.67%) SAP
3 5 (4.76%) Cognos
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle
4 4 (3.81%) Trillium
4 4 (3.81%) IBM
5 3 (2.86%) Tableau
5 3 (2.86%) Informatica
5 3 (2.86%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.86%) DataFlux
5 3 (2.86%) Teradata
6 2 (1.90%) Misys
6 2 (1.90%) BMC
6 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.90%) Reuters
6 2 (1.90%) Remedy
7 1 (0.95%) SmartCo
7 1 (0.95%) RIMES
7 1 (0.95%) Charles River
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago