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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Data Analyst
Rank 535 506 516
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 77 80 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 61
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £307 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 29 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 19 September 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 -18 68 £463 +8.82% 5
London +13 42 £500 -2.43% 2
City of London +33 15 £550 -
South East +5 11 £275 -15.38% 2
Scotland -8 8 £250 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +4 6 £455 +47.96%
Yorkshire -1 6 £455 +47.96%
Glasgow -8 5 £250 -
East of England -20 4 £274 -41.12%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £363 -
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £160 -
West Midlands -22 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £388 -
North West -5 1 £335 -
Leeds -6 1 £250 -18.69%
Birmingham -7 1 - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Isle of Man - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (49.21%) Data Analysis
1 62 (49.21%) SQL
2 50 (39.68%) Finance
3 38 (30.16%) Banking
4 31 (24.60%) Data Modelling
5 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
6 24 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (17.46%) Business Analysis
8 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
9 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
10 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (10.32%) Investment Banking
12 12 (9.52%) Data Management
12 12 (9.52%) Analytics
13 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (8.73%) Migration
13 11 (8.73%) Project Management
13 11 (8.73%) SAS
14 10 (7.94%) MS Access
14 10 (7.94%) QA
15 9 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (7.14%) Reference Data
15 9 (7.14%) Data Mining
15 9 (7.14%) Business Objects
15 9 (7.14%) SAP
15 9 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (7.14%) Retail
16 8 (6.35%) VBA

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (8.73%) SAS
2 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.59%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) DSL
2 1 (0.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (7.94%) MS Access
5 9 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.17%) Data Mart
9 3 (2.38%) QlikView
9 3 (2.38%) Big Data
9 3 (2.38%) ProClarity
10 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.79%) MySQL
11 1 (0.79%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.59%) ERwin
2 2 (1.59%) Toad
2 2 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) LSMW
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
General
1 50 (39.68%) Finance
2 38 (30.16%) Banking
3 13 (10.32%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.14%) Retail
5 4 (3.17%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Marketing
6 3 (2.38%) Front Office
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) Legal
7 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) XML
2 3 (2.38%) FpML
3 2 (1.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.59%) MDX
4 1 (0.79%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 5 (3.97%) Derivative
3 5 (3.97%) Data Extraction
3 5 (3.97%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.59%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.79%) Swaptions
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Equities
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.21%) Data Analysis
2 31 (24.60%) Data Modelling
3 24 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (17.46%) Business Analysis
5 12 (9.52%) Data Management
5 12 (9.52%) Analytics
6 11 (8.73%) Migration
6 11 (8.73%) Project Management
7 9 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.35%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.56%) Data Mapping
9 7 (5.56%) ETL
10 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.97%) Predictive Analytics
11 5 (3.97%) User Stories
11 5 (3.97%) Data Transformation
11 5 (3.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (3.97%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.21%) SQL
2 8 (6.35%) VBA
3 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.59%) Perl
5 1 (0.79%) R
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) VB
5 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.59%) EMIR
3 2 (1.59%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.79%) COREP
4 1 (0.79%) FINREP
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 9 (7.14%) SAP
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle
4 6 (4.76%) Cognos
5 4 (3.17%) IBM
5 4 (3.17%) Informatica
5 4 (3.17%) Teradata
6 3 (2.38%) Tableau
6 3 (2.38%) GoldenSource
6 3 (2.38%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.38%) Remedy
7 2 (1.59%) BMC
7 2 (1.59%) Misys
7 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.59%) Reuters
7 2 (1.59%) Trillium
7 2 (1.59%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.79%) Northgate
8 1 (0.79%) Capita
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