The first table below looks at the demand for the Reference Data Business 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 Reference Data Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data Business Analyst
Rank 600 546 584
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Reference Data Business Analyst 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.013% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate £525 £563 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £515 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 £550
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Reference Data Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Reference Data Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reference Data Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Reference Data Business Analyst within the UK.

Reference Data Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Reference Data Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reference Data Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Reference Data Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Reference Data Business Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Reference Data Business 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 Reference Data Business Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Reference Data Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Reference Data Business 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 Reference Data Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP