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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Data Analyst
Rank 556 547 498
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 69 69 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 68
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.89% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+57.50% +5.26%

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 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 28 August 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 -10 61 £425 -8.10% 9
London +19 36 £475 -5.00% 2
City of London +7 13 £550 +15.78%
South West -2 9 £413 +12.24%
Wiltshire +6 8 £413 +12.24%
Scotland -6 8 £275 +10.00% 1
Swindon - 8 £413 -
Glasgow +4 7 £225 -10.00%
South East -23 6 £400 +100.00% 2
North West -28 4 £325 -2.98%
East of England +2 3 £430 +57.07% 2
Essex - 3 £430 -
Manchester - 3 £325 -
West Midlands +1 2 £413 - 1
Brighton 0 2 £525 -
East Sussex -6 2 £525 -
Berkshire - 2 £350 -
Edinburgh -16 1 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Coventry - 1 £450 - 1
Solihull - 1 £375 -
North East - 1 £438 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £363 -
Reading - 1 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £363 -
Durham - 1 £438 -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 80 (55.56%) Finance
2 64 (44.44%) SQL
3 58 (40.28%) Data Analysis
4 40 (27.78%) Banking
5 38 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (22.92%) Business Analysis
7 30 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (20.14%) Data Modelling
9 26 (18.06%) Data Management
10 22 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (11.11%) Migration
11 16 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
11 16 (11.11%) Data Architecture
12 15 (10.42%) Data Mapping
12 15 (10.42%) MS Excel
13 14 (9.72%) Data Migration
14 13 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (8.33%) SAP
16 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
16 11 (7.64%) Analytics
17 10 (6.94%) CRM
18 9 (6.25%) Data Mining
18 9 (6.25%) Oracle
18 9 (6.25%) Risk Management
18 9 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
19 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 8 (5.56%) Retail
19 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
19 8 (5.56%) Project Management

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.86%) SAS
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.78%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.39%) SAP APO
4 2 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.69%) Sage BI
5 1 (0.69%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.86%) QlikView
5 7 (4.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.08%) Big Data
9 2 (1.39%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.39%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.39%) MS Access
9 2 (1.39%) DataStage
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.69%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 4 (2.78%) ERwin
2 2 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 80 (55.56%) Finance
2 40 (27.78%) Banking
3 8 (5.56%) Retail
4 7 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.47%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.47%) Legal
7 4 (2.78%) Marketing
8 3 (2.08%) General Ledger
8 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.08%) Law
9 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.39%) Front Office
9 2 (1.39%) Back Office
9 2 (1.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.47%) XML
2 2 (1.39%) FpML
3 1 (0.69%) XSD
3 1 (0.69%) .NET
3 1 (0.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.17%) Statistics
2 6 (4.17%) Taxonomies
3 5 (3.47%) Market Risk
4 4 (2.78%) Reference Data
4 4 (2.78%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.08%) Equities
5 3 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.08%) Derivative
5 3 (2.08%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.39%) DTV
6 2 (1.39%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.69%) CMDB
7 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.28%) Data Analysis
2 33 (22.92%) Business Analysis
3 30 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (20.14%) Data Modelling
5 26 (18.06%) Data Management
6 22 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.11%) Migration
7 16 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 15 (10.42%) Data Mapping
9 14 (9.72%) Data Migration
10 13 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (7.64%) Analytics
12 10 (6.94%) CRM
13 9 (6.25%) Risk Management
13 9 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (5.56%) Project Management
15 7 (4.86%) ERP
15 7 (4.86%) Validation
15 7 (4.86%) Asset Management
15 7 (4.86%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.86%) VBA
4 5 (3.47%) C
5 2 (1.39%) Python
5 2 (1.39%) R
6 1 (0.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (4.86%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.08%) ISEB
4 2 (1.39%) PMP
4 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) IIBA
5 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) Solvency II
2 6 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (8.33%) SAP
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.25%) Oracle
4 7 (4.86%) GoldenSource
5 5 (3.47%) Cognos
5 5 (3.47%) Informatica
6 3 (2.08%) Sun
6 3 (2.08%) Tableau
7 2 (1.39%) Mantas
7 2 (1.39%) Actimize
7 2 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.39%) Norkom
8 1 (0.69%) Sage
8 1 (0.69%) Reuters
8 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.69%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) Guidewire
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Orgtel
Rate: £108000 - £114000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago