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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Data Analyst
Rank 606 576 560
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 49 78 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 58 36
Median daily rate £400 £405 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £529 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Median hourly rate £21.60 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £15.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.26 - £22.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 - £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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 23 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 26 September 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 -3 46 £400 -3.03% 4
London -11 30 £445 +4.70% 1
South East +17 10 £375 -1.63%
Surrey - 5 £168 -
City of London +9 4 £445 -15.23%
Redhill - 4 £168 -
Edinburgh +10 3 £388 -13.88%
Scotland -6 3 £388 +11.99%
North West +16 2 £388 - 1
Yorkshire +9 2 £325 -0.30%
West Yorkshire +10 1 £250 -23.31%
East of England +8 1 £425 +39.34% 2
Berkshire +7 1 - -
East Sussex +3 1 £400 -23.80%
Essex +3 1 £425 -2.29%
Brighton +1 1 £400 -23.80%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £450 +24.13%
Coventry -14 1 - -
Oxford -18 1 £450 +24.13%
West Midlands -31 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £375 -

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 65 (52.00%) Data Analysis
2 57 (45.60%) SQL
3 45 (36.00%) Finance
4 33 (26.40%) Data Modelling
5 27 (21.60%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (21.60%) Banking
6 25 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (19.20%) Business Analysis
8 18 (14.40%) Data Quality
9 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (13.60%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (11.20%) Data Management
11 14 (11.20%) Migration
12 13 (10.40%) Data Mapping
13 12 (9.60%) Analytics
13 12 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (8.80%) VBA
14 11 (8.80%) MS Excel
14 11 (8.80%) Marketing
15 10 (8.00%) Data Governance
15 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
15 10 (8.00%) Investment Banking
16 9 (7.20%) Retail
16 9 (7.20%) Asset Management
16 9 (7.20%) Oracle
16 9 (7.20%) Project Management
16 9 (7.20%) Data Migration
17 8 (6.40%) Data Mining
18 7 (5.60%) CRM

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 (4.80%) SAS
2 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.20%) MS Office
4 4 (3.20%) MS Project
5 2 (1.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.60%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.60%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.80%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.80%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.40%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.20%) Big Data
4 4 (3.20%) MS Access
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.60%) MySQL
6 2 (1.60%) QlikView
6 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.80%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.80%) GIS
7 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.80%) Power BI
7 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
General
1 45 (36.00%) Finance
2 27 (21.60%) Banking
3 11 (8.80%) Marketing
4 10 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (7.20%) Retail
6 5 (4.00%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.40%) Electronics
8 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.60%) Back Office
9 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.60%) Front Office
9 2 (1.60%) Legal
10 1 (0.80%) Billing
10 1 (0.80%) German Language
10 1 (0.80%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) XML
2 2 (1.60%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.00%) Equities
4 4 (3.20%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.40%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.40%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.40%) Statistics
5 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.60%) Derivative
6 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.60%) FMCG
6 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.80%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.80%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.00%) Data Analysis
2 33 (26.40%) Data Modelling
3 27 (21.60%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (19.20%) Business Analysis
6 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.20%) Data Management
7 14 (11.20%) Migration
8 13 (10.40%) Data Mapping
9 12 (9.60%) Analytics
10 10 (8.00%) Data Governance
11 9 (7.20%) Asset Management
11 9 (7.20%) Data Migration
11 9 (7.20%) Project Management
12 7 (5.60%) CRM
12 7 (5.60%) Data Cleansing
13 6 (4.80%) Data Architecture
13 6 (4.80%) UML
13 6 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.60%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) VBA
3 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.60%) Java
5 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) Degree
1 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.40%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.80%) COREP
3 1 (0.80%) FINREP
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle
3 7 (5.60%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.80%) SAP
5 5 (4.00%) Tableau
6 4 (3.20%) Cognos
6 4 (3.20%) Teradata
7 3 (2.40%) Adobe
8 2 (1.60%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.60%) Charles River
8 2 (1.60%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.60%) Google
8 2 (1.60%) IBM
8 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.80%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.80%) ESRI
9 1 (0.80%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.80%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.80%) Omniture
9 1 (0.80%) SimCorp