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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Data Analyst
Rank 585 563 548
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 65 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 67 35
Median daily rate £410 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 - £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £22.92
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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 July 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 28 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 July 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
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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 -23 60 £420 -1.17% 9
London -12 35 £425 -5.55% 4
South East +21 12 £259 -35.31%
City of London +36 6 £445 -11.00% 1
West Yorkshire +10 6 £438 -5.91%
Yorkshire +2 6 £438 -5.91%
Surrey - 6 £168 -
Redhill - 6 £168 -
Leeds - 5 £439 -
Edinburgh -1 4 £336 -7.94%
Scotland -9 4 £336 +3.38%
North West +1 3 £400 +23.07% 2
Swindon -6 3 £420 +1.81%
Wiltshire -10 3 £420 +1.81%
South West -12 3 £420 +1.81%
Hampshire - 2 £350 -
West Midlands -32 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £400 -
Oxford - 1 £450 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £300 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Jersey - 1 £342 -
Channel Islands - 1 £342 -

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 71 (47.33%) SQL
2 67 (44.67%) Data Analysis
3 65 (43.33%) Finance
4 50 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 37 (24.67%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (22.00%) Banking
7 31 (20.67%) Business Analysis
8 25 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (11.33%) Migration
14 16 (10.67%) Data Quality
15 14 (9.33%) Data Management
16 13 (8.67%) Retail
16 13 (8.67%) Data Mapping
17 12 (8.00%) Tableau
17 12 (8.00%) Data Transformation
17 12 (8.00%) Data Migration
17 12 (8.00%) Fixed Income
18 11 (7.33%) Project Management
18 11 (7.33%) VBA
18 11 (7.33%) Oracle
18 11 (7.33%) Marketing
18 11 (7.33%) Analytics
19 10 (6.67%) Microsoft
19 10 (6.67%) Investment Banking
20 9 (6.00%) Scrum
20 9 (6.00%) Validation

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 (4.00%) SAS
2 2 (1.33%) Confluence
2 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.33%) MS Project
3 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.33%) MS Office
5 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.33%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.67%) Primavera
3 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.67%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (4.67%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.67%) Big Data
4 4 (2.67%) MS Access
4 4 (2.67%) MySQL
4 4 (2.67%) QlikView
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.67%) GIS
7 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 65 (43.33%) Finance
2 33 (22.00%) Banking
3 13 (8.67%) Retail
4 11 (7.33%) Marketing
5 10 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.00%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.67%) Legal
9 3 (2.00%) Electronics
9 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.33%) Back Office
10 2 (1.33%) Billing
10 2 (1.33%) Front Office
11 1 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.67%) German Language
11 1 (0.67%) Law
11 1 (0.67%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) XML
2 3 (2.00%) FpML
3 2 (1.33%) .NET
3 2 (1.33%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.67%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.00%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.67%) Equities
3 7 (4.67%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.00%) Statistics
5 5 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 5 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.67%) Derivative
6 4 (2.67%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.00%) User Experience
8 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.33%) FMCG
8 2 (1.33%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.67%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.67%) Frameworx
9 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (44.67%) Data Analysis
2 50 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 37 (24.67%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (20.67%) Business Analysis
5 22 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (11.33%) Migration
8 14 (9.33%) Data Management
9 13 (8.67%) Data Mapping
10 12 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 12 (8.00%) Data Transformation
11 11 (7.33%) Analytics
11 11 (7.33%) Project Management
12 9 (6.00%) CRM
12 9 (6.00%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (6.00%) Data Governance
12 9 (6.00%) Scrum
12 9 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (6.00%) Validation
13 8 (5.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.33%) SQL
2 11 (7.33%) VBA
3 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.00%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) COREP
4 1 (0.67%) FINREP
4 1 (0.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 12 (8.00%) Tableau
2 11 (7.33%) Oracle
3 10 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.00%) SAP
5 5 (3.33%) Alteryx
5 5 (3.33%) Teradata
6 3 (2.00%) Adobe
6 3 (2.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.00%) Cognos
7 2 (1.33%) Charles River
7 2 (1.33%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.33%) IBM
7 2 (1.33%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.33%) Murex
7 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.67%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.67%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.67%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.67%) SimCorp
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