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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Data Analyst
Rank 567 556 564
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 76 85 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 37
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 June 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 30 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 June 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 +4 69 £427 -2.51% 13
London +10 41 £500 +11.11% 6
South East +11 9 £350 -16.16% 1
West Yorkshire +12 7 £434 -6.72%
Yorkshire -1 7 £434 -3.61%
South West -1 6 £420 +1.81%
City of London +31 5 £600 +17.07% 3
Leeds -1 5 £439 -
Swindon -1 5 £420 +1.81%
Edinburgh -13 5 £356 -2.60% 1
Wiltshire -13 5 £420 +1.81%
Scotland -14 5 £356 +3.04% 1
North West -15 5 £400 +23.07% 3
Surrey - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 - -
Cheshire -7 2 £525 +121.05%
Warrington - 2 £525 -
Hampshire - 2 £350 -
Wales +21 1 - -
South Wales +19 1 - -
Bristol +8 1 £378 -
Halifax -1 1 £385 -17.20%
Warwick -4 1 £500 +53.84%
Warwickshire -7 1 £500 +53.84%
Manchester -14 1 £350 +7.69% 1
West Midlands -20 1 £500 +53.84% 1
Cardiff - 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 £342 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (48.63%) SQL
2 70 (47.95%) Data Analysis
3 68 (46.58%) Finance
4 53 (36.30%) Data Modelling
5 37 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (22.60%) Banking
7 29 (19.86%) Business Analysis
8 28 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (12.33%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (10.96%) Data Quality
13 15 (10.27%) Data Management
14 14 (9.59%) Data Transformation
14 14 (9.59%) Migration
15 13 (8.90%) Data Mapping
16 12 (8.22%) Analytics
16 12 (8.22%) Tableau
16 12 (8.22%) Fixed Income
16 12 (8.22%) Retail
17 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking
17 10 (6.85%) Oracle
17 10 (6.85%) Data Governance
17 10 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (6.85%) Data Migration
18 9 (6.16%) Use Case
18 9 (6.16%) Marketing
18 9 (6.16%) Visualisation
18 9 (6.16%) VBA

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 7 (4.79%) SAS
2 2 (1.37%) Confluence
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Project
2 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.37%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.37%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.68%) Primavera
3 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.68%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.68%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (12.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.11%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.42%) QlikView
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.74%) Big Data
5 4 (2.74%) MS Access
5 4 (2.74%) MySQL
6 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.68%) Essbase
7 1 (0.68%) GIS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 68 (46.58%) Finance
2 33 (22.60%) Banking
3 12 (8.22%) Retail
4 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.16%) Marketing
6 5 (3.42%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.74%) Legal
7 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.37%) Billing
9 2 (1.37%) Electronics
9 2 (1.37%) Front Office
9 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.68%) German Language
10 1 (0.68%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) XML
2 3 (2.05%) FpML
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.68%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.22%) Fixed Income
3 9 (6.16%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.79%) Equities
5 6 (4.11%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.11%) Statistics
6 5 (3.42%) Credit Risk
6 5 (3.42%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.74%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.05%) Derivative
8 3 (2.05%) User Experience
9 2 (1.37%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.37%) FMCG
9 2 (1.37%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.68%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.95%) Data Analysis
2 53 (36.30%) Data Modelling
3 37 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (19.86%) Business Analysis
5 21 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (10.27%) Data Management
8 14 (9.59%) Data Transformation
8 14 (9.59%) Migration
9 13 (8.90%) Data Mapping
10 12 (8.22%) Analytics
11 10 (6.85%) Data Governance
11 10 (6.85%) Data Migration
11 10 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (6.16%) CRM
12 9 (6.16%) Project Management
12 9 (6.16%) Scrum
12 9 (6.16%) Use Case
12 9 (6.16%) Validation
13 8 (5.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 71 (48.63%) SQL
2 9 (6.16%) VBA
3 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.68%) COREP
3 1 (0.68%) FATCA
3 1 (0.68%) FINREP
3 1 (0.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.68%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 12 (8.22%) Tableau
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle
3 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.79%) SAP
4 7 (4.79%) Teradata
5 5 (3.42%) Alteryx
5 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.05%) Adobe
6 3 (2.05%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.05%) Cognos
7 2 (1.37%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.37%) IBM
7 2 (1.37%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.37%) Murex
7 2 (1.37%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.68%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.68%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.68%) Pega
8 1 (0.68%) SimCorp
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