The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analytics
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £434 £433
% change year-on-year
+6.05% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1906 2121 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.45% 81.86% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1205 921
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 47 102
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £39.00 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analytics across the West Midlands region.

Business Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Coventry - 5 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Business Analytics
England

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) Data Management
4 5 (62.50%) Content Management
4 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (62.50%) System Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Data Conversion
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Master Data Management
4 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) Email Management
5 2 (25.00%) Big Data
6 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (12.50%) SAS
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) R
6 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Systems Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Data Scientist
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) Content Management
4 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Data Conversion
4 5 (62.50%) Data Management
4 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (62.50%) Master Data Management
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) System Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Email Management
6 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality