The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Data Analyst
Rank - 111 102
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.091% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.098% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.50 -
Business Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2368 2041 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.08% 92.39% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1140 1018
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 176 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Data Analyst
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 Data Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Business Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Data Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Business Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Data Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft