The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 April 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 517 589 561
Rank change year-on-year +72 -28  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 63 42 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.082% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 32
Median daily rate £500 £435 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.94% -4.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £347 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £828 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £440 £440
% change year-on-year +13.63% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.35 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.90% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 -

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35935 42603 40698
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.81% 82.91% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23800 28532 25697
Median daily rate £450 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 907 958 1208
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in England

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics in England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analytics in England

Business Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analytics in England

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
London +38 39 £550 +34.96% 13
South East +16 10 £463 +2.20% 2
West Midlands +28 4 £410 +7.89% 2
East of England -1 3 £750 +72.41% 1
North West - 3 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £363 - 2
Business Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 England region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 113 (100.00%) Analytics
2 70 (61.95%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (26.55%) SQL
5 28 (24.78%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (23.89%) Finance
7 22 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (18.58%) Data Analytics
9 20 (17.70%) Tableau
9 20 (17.70%) Degree
10 19 (16.81%) Data Analysis
11 18 (15.93%) SAS
12 16 (14.16%) ETL
13 15 (13.27%) Data Modelling
13 15 (13.27%) Banking
14 14 (12.39%) Data Management
14 14 (12.39%) Python
14 14 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (11.50%) Oracle
15 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.50%) Visualisation
15 13 (11.50%) Big Data
16 12 (10.62%) R
16 12 (10.62%) Data Visualisation
17 11 (9.73%) Content Management
17 11 (9.73%) Business Analysis
17 11 (9.73%) SharePoint
17 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
17 11 (9.73%) Project Management
18 10 (8.85%) T-SQL

Business Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (15.93%) SAS
2 11 (9.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.19%) CMS
4 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.54%) Apache
5 4 (3.54%) Confluence
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.31%) SPSS
3 5 (4.42%) CPLEX
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.88%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Network Security
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (11.50%) Big Data
2 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.85%) QlikView
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.42%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.54%) KDB
6 4 (3.54%) Mahout
6 4 (3.54%) Power BI
6 4 (3.54%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.65%) DataStage
7 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.65%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.77%) HBase
8 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.77%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) JIRA
General
1 27 (23.89%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Marketing
4 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.54%) Front Office
5 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Analyst
2 27 (23.89%) Developer
3 14 (12.39%) Architect
4 13 (11.50%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Tableau Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Report Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Web Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Analytics Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Business Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Data Scientist
10 4 (3.54%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.54%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) HTML
1 6 (5.31%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (3.54%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (3.54%) HTML5
2 4 (3.54%) MLlib
2 4 (3.54%) Spring
2 4 (3.54%) UIMA
3 3 (2.65%) REST
4 2 (1.77%) Ajax
4 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.77%) CSS
5 1 (0.88%) COM
5 1 (0.88%) CSS3
5 1 (0.88%) D3.js
5 1 (0.88%) Ext JS
5 1 (0.88%) JSON
5 1 (0.88%) Mason
5 1 (0.88%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.88%) NumPy
5 1 (0.88%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.08%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.54%) PMI
6 3 (2.65%) Life Science
6 3 (2.65%) User Experience
7 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.77%) Social Network
7 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Linux
2 4 (3.54%) Unix
3 2 (1.77%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) Analytics
2 70 (61.95%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (18.58%) Data Analytics
6 19 (16.81%) Data Analysis
7 16 (14.16%) ETL
8 15 (13.27%) Data Modelling
9 14 (12.39%) Data Management
10 13 (11.50%) Visualisation
11 12 (10.62%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (9.73%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.73%) Content Management
12 11 (9.73%) Project Management
13 10 (8.85%) System Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Machine Learning
14 9 (7.96%) Performance Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Scrum
14 9 (7.96%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (7.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.55%) SQL
2 14 (12.39%) Python
3 12 (10.62%) R
4 10 (8.85%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.19%) Java
5 7 (6.19%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.54%) SPARQL
7 3 (2.65%) C++
8 2 (1.77%) ABAP
8 2 (1.77%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Degree
2 8 (7.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.77%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) CBAP
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) MBA
6 1 (0.88%) PgMP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.77%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) IFRS
3 1 (0.88%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.88%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Terraform
2 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (17.70%) Tableau
2 13 (11.50%) Oracle
3 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.19%) Adobe
4 7 (6.19%) Alteryx
5 6 (5.31%) SAP
6 5 (4.42%) ILOG
6 5 (4.42%) Teradata
7 4 (3.54%) Bloomberg
7 4 (3.54%) Cognos
7 4 (3.54%) FXall
7 4 (3.54%) IBM
7 4 (3.54%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.54%) Reuters
8 3 (2.65%) Lavastorm
8 3 (2.65%) Optimizely
9 2 (1.77%) Informatica
10 1 (0.88%) Lotus
10 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.88%) Sybase
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