The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Analytics
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 130 140
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £438 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% -2.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £490
% change year-on-year -1.09% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.50 -

Business Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1960 2045 2466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.48% 80.10% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 1180 1468
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 151 178
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.62 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.47% -16.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Business Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in the East of England

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analytics in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in the East of England

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Bedfordshire - 5 £425 -
Hertfordshire 0 3 £450 -7.69%
Business Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) ERP
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) Dojo
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Social Media
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (33.33%) Teradata
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) Tableau
7 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
7 1 (11.11%) Retail

Business Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MDG
1 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) HBase
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Ajax
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
1 4 (44.44%) Dojo
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) NumPy
2 1 (11.11%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ERP
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Acquisition
5 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
5 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (11.11%) Record to Report
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle