Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Data Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 228 229
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.064% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.067% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 11
City of London median daily rate £450 £445 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -11.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £375 £443 £313
90th Percentile £598 £520 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £445 £475
% change year-on-year +1.12% -6.32% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,685 5,951 6,861
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.23% 95.55% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,311 4,722 5,412
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +5.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £644
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 67 100
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.95% -10.55% +19.37%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.84 £10.98
90th Percentile £30.80 £55.00 £41.30
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.13 £19.50
% change year-on-year +5.69% -12.18% +18.18%

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Data Analyst in the City of London

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the City of London

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Business Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (22.22%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (22.22%) PLM
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Informatica
5 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) IIS

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) PLM
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau