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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Data Analyst
Rank 523 543 490
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 77 55 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 35 59
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£425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £216 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50

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
51835 49864 44801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32680 30673 25940
Average daily rate £400 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1944 1967 2098
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.51 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -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 29 June 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 30 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 29 June 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 -8 66 £438 +2.94% 10
London +12 43 £450 -12.19% 7
City of London +5 16 £513 +2.50% 5
Scotland -7 10 £325 -16.12%
Edinburgh +5 6 £365 -
South West +1 6 £413 +7.49%
Glasgow -3 6 £275 -0.45%
North West -13 6 £325 -2.98%
Wiltshire +4 5 £413 +12.24%
Swindon - 5 £413 -
Yorkshire -25 4 £450 +60.00% 1
South East -28 4 £200 -33.88%
Cheshire -10 3 £238 -29.10%
Sheffield - 3 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 1
Berkshire +6 2 - -
Middlesex +2 2 £200 -44.82%
Manchester - 2 £325 -
Reading - 2 - -
Bristol +1 1 - -
Wales 0 1 £325 +85.71%
Halifax -1 1 £465 -2.10%
West Midlands -2 1 £375 - 1
South Wales -2 1 £325 +85.71%
East of England -4 1 £425 -2.85% 1
East Midlands -7 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire -19 1 £465 +65.33%
Leicester - 1 £500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (53.69%) Finance
2 62 (41.61%) SQL
3 56 (37.58%) Data Analysis
4 40 (26.85%) Banking
4 40 (26.85%) Business Analysis
5 33 (22.15%) Data Modelling
6 32 (21.48%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (18.12%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (12.75%) Migration
10 19 (12.75%) Data Migration
11 18 (12.08%) Data Mapping
11 18 (12.08%) Data Architecture
11 18 (12.08%) Data Management
12 17 (11.41%) Analytics
13 13 (8.72%) Retail
13 13 (8.72%) Data Mining
13 13 (8.72%) ETL
14 12 (8.05%) Oracle
14 12 (8.05%) SAP
14 12 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (7.38%) MS Excel
16 10 (6.71%) Asset Management
17 9 (6.04%) Degree
17 9 (6.04%) Data Governance
17 9 (6.04%) Change Management
17 9 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
17 9 (6.04%) CRM

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (4.03%) SAS
2 1 (0.67%) Confluence
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.68%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.34%) Markit EDM
4 2 (1.34%) SAP APO
4 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.67%) Sage BI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.12%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (8.72%) Data Mining
3 8 (5.37%) QlikView
4 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.01%) Spotfire
7 3 (2.01%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.01%) Big Data
7 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.34%) DataStage
8 2 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.67%) MS Access
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.67%) ProClarity
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.34%) ERwin
General
1 80 (53.69%) Finance
2 40 (26.85%) Banking
3 13 (8.72%) Retail
4 7 (4.70%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.36%) Legal
5 5 (3.36%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.68%) Marketing
6 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.01%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.34%) Front Office
8 2 (1.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.03%) XML
2 3 (2.01%) FpML
3 1 (0.67%) XSD
3 1 (0.67%) .NET
3 1 (0.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.03%) Statistics
4 4 (2.68%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.68%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.68%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.68%) Kindle
5 3 (2.01%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.01%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.34%) DTV
6 2 (1.34%) Derivative
6 2 (1.34%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.34%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.67%) PMI
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.58%) Data Analysis
2 40 (26.85%) Business Analysis
3 33 (22.15%) Data Modelling
4 32 (21.48%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (12.75%) Migration
6 19 (12.75%) Data Migration
7 18 (12.08%) Data Mapping
7 18 (12.08%) Data Architecture
7 18 (12.08%) Data Management
8 17 (11.41%) Analytics
9 13 (8.72%) ETL
10 12 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (6.71%) Asset Management
12 9 (6.04%) CRM
12 9 (6.04%) Change Management
12 9 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (6.04%) Data Governance
13 8 (5.37%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.61%) SQL
2 8 (5.37%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.70%) VBA
4 5 (3.36%) C
5 2 (1.34%) Python
6 1 (0.67%) C#
6 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.04%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) ISEB
3 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) IIBA
4 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.70%) Solvency II
3 6 (4.03%) QA
4 4 (2.68%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.67%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (8.05%) Oracle
1 12 (8.05%) SAP
2 9 (6.04%) Business Objects
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.70%) GoldenSource
4 4 (2.68%) Cognos
5 3 (2.01%) Sun
5 3 (2.01%) Informatica
5 3 (2.01%) Mantas
5 3 (2.01%) Actimize
5 3 (2.01%) Norkom
6 2 (1.34%) Tableau
6 2 (1.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.67%) Sage
7 1 (0.67%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.67%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.67%) Teradata
7 1 (0.67%) Guidewire
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: 15 hours ago
South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago