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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Data Analyst
Rank 515 518 485
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 68 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.079% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 34
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£400 £410 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - -

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 30 January 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 24 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 January 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 +11 63 £400 -3.61% 12
London +18 43 £463 - 8
City of London +16 10 £463 +14.19% 4
South East -3 7 £406 -2.10% 1
East of England +5 6 £325 -27.77% 1
South West -15 2 £325 +4.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £438 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £438 -
Cheltenham - 1 £325 -
Bromley - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Salford - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 70 (50.36%) Data Analysis
2 65 (46.76%) Finance
3 51 (36.69%) SQL
4 39 (28.06%) Business Analysis
5 36 (25.90%) Data Modelling
6 34 (24.46%) Banking
7 28 (20.14%) Analytics
8 26 (18.71%) Migration
9 24 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (14.39%) Data Migration
12 19 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (12.95%) MS Excel
13 18 (12.95%) Oracle
14 16 (11.51%) Logical Data Model
15 15 (10.79%) Data Mapping
15 15 (10.79%) SQL Server
15 15 (10.79%) Retail
16 13 (9.35%) Investment Banking
16 13 (9.35%) Data Mining
16 13 (9.35%) Data Quality
17 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
18 11 (7.91%) Derivative
19 10 (7.19%) Degree
19 10 (7.19%) ETL
19 10 (7.19%) Data Management
20 9 (6.47%) VBA
20 9 (6.47%) Project Management
21 8 (5.76%) UML

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.04%) SAS
2 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (12.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.72%) SunGard GMI
1 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.72%) HFM
1 1 (0.72%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Intranet
2 3 (2.16%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (10.79%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.35%) Data Mining
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.32%) SQL Navigator
6 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.60%) MS Access
7 4 (2.88%) QlikView
7 4 (2.88%) Big Data
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.44%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Toad
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 65 (46.76%) Finance
2 34 (24.46%) Banking
3 15 (10.79%) Retail
4 13 (9.35%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.04%) Marketing
5 7 (5.04%) Back Office
6 3 (2.16%) Legal
7 2 (1.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) .NET
1 4 (2.88%) FpML
2 2 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.91%) Derivative
3 7 (5.04%) Reference Data
3 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Kindle
4 4 (2.88%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.88%) Statistics
4 4 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.44%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.44%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.72%) Equities
7 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.72%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.72%) PMI
7 1 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (50.36%) Data Analysis
2 39 (28.06%) Business Analysis
3 36 (25.90%) Data Modelling
4 28 (20.14%) Analytics
5 26 (18.71%) Migration
6 24 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (14.39%) Data Migration
8 16 (11.51%) Logical Data Model
9 15 (10.79%) Data Mapping
10 10 (7.19%) ETL
10 10 (7.19%) Data Management
11 9 (6.47%) Project Management
12 8 (5.76%) UML
12 8 (5.76%) Change Management
12 8 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.76%) Data Governance
13 7 (5.04%) Coaching
13 7 (5.04%) Data Architecture
13 7 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (36.69%) SQL
2 9 (6.47%) VBA
3 4 (2.88%) VB.NET
3 4 (2.88%) Perl
3 4 (2.88%) R
4 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.44%) C
5 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (7.19%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) ISEB
3 1 (0.72%) MBA
3 1 (0.72%) CIMA
3 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.72%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.88%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) EMIR
3 1 (0.72%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (12.95%) Oracle
2 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.04%) Tableau
3 7 (5.04%) GoldenSource
3 7 (5.04%) Informatica
4 5 (3.60%) Cognos
4 5 (3.60%) SAP
5 4 (2.88%) Teradata
6 3 (2.16%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.44%) Mantas
7 2 (1.44%) Actimize
7 2 (1.44%) Norkom
8 1 (0.72%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) CA
8 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.72%) SunGard
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) Remedy
8 1 (0.72%) Trillium
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