Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Business Analyst was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 16 July 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.

Data Business Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 198 197
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Business Analyst 32 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.71% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.74% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 43
City of London median daily rate £513 £518 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.97% +15.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £400 £353 £413
90th Percentile £644 £588 £625
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -14.29%
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 6,728 6,192 6,515
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 95.88% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,287 4,760 5,223
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £485 £450
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 76 84
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.56% -8.50% -3.63%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.52 £11.33
90th Percentile £32.40 £30.04 £32.18
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% -

Data Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Data Business 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 Data Business Analyst in the City of London.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Business Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Data Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Data Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (34.38%) Finance
1 11 (34.38%) GDPR
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 7 (21.88%) Data Management
6 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
7 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
7 5 (15.63%) Data Mapping
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) JIRA
8 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
8 4 (12.50%) Marketing
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.50%) Informatica
8 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.50%) Marketing Technology
8 4 (12.50%) User Experience
8 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
9 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
9 3 (9.38%) Data Lineage
9 3 (9.38%) Hedge funds
9 3 (9.38%) Markit EDM
9 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management

Data Business 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 2 (6.25%) Confluence
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) QlikView
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) ERwin
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing Technology
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.38%) Hedge funds
2 3 (9.38%) LIMS
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 7 (21.88%) Data Management
5 6 (18.75%) Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
6 5 (15.63%) Data Mapping
7 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
8 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
8 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management
8 3 (9.38%) Use Case
8 3 (9.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.13%) GAAP
3 1 (3.13%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Informatica
2 3 (9.38%) Charles River
3 2 (6.25%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.25%) Embarcadero
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Teradata