Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Business Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 214 196
Rank change year-on-year +3 -18 +62
Contract jobs requiring a Data Business Analyst 43 26 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.40% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.42% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 53
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £375 £410 £340
90th Percentile £606 £670 £575
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -
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 6798 6183 7864
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.47% 95.27% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5396 4890 6202
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 69 108
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -4.11% +7.35%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.23
90th Percentile £30.75 £51.11 £36.13
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +9.09%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017, Data Business 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 Data Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
3 12 (27.91%) Data Analysis
3 12 (27.91%) Finance
4 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Data Management
5 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.93%) Markit EDM
5 9 (20.93%) GDPR
6 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
6 8 (18.60%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.95%) Banking
8 5 (11.63%) Migration
8 5 (11.63%) Legal
8 5 (11.63%) Advertising
8 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
8 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
9 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Big Data
9 4 (9.30%) User Stories
9 4 (9.30%) Middleware
9 4 (9.30%) ETL
9 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
9 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Markit EDM
2 8 (18.60%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) Big Data
3 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.65%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ERwin
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 5 (11.63%) Legal
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.65%) Derivative
2 2 (4.65%) Equities
2 2 (4.65%) Pricing Data
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) Linked Data
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
2 12 (27.91%) Data Analysis
3 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) Data Management
5 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
5 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
6 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.30%) User Stories
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) BDD
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.98%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) APMP
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.33%) MiFID
3 1 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Charles River
2 2 (4.65%) Informatica
2 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (4.65%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.33%) Datameer
3 1 (2.33%) Embarcadero
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Pega
3 1 (2.33%) Splunk