Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Business Data Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 727 747 737
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 135 108 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 81 102
England median daily rate £450 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -6.82% -
10th Percentile £320 £225 £301
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £438 £395 £413
% change year-on-year +10.76% -4.24% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
England median hourly rate - £21.60 -
UK median hourly rate - £21.60 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
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 Data Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 99 £513 +28.13% 3
South West +5 10 £405 -7.43%
North of England +57 9 £413 +3.13% 1
South East -10 8 £350 -6.67%
North West +30 6 £413 +3.13%
West Midlands +22 5 £350 -36.07%
Midlands +14 5 £350 +40.00%
East of England +2 4 £369 -13.24%
Yorkshire +24 2 £381 -4.69% 1
North East - 1 - -
Business Data Analyst
UK

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 England region featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 69 (51.11%) Finance
2 61 (45.19%) Data Analysis
3 59 (43.70%) SQL
4 47 (34.81%) Data Modelling
5 45 (33.33%) Banking
6 39 (28.89%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (24.44%) Data Management
8 25 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (18.52%) Business Analysis
9 22 (16.30%) Microsoft Excel
10 20 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (14.81%) Analytics
11 18 (13.33%) Data Quality
11 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 16 (11.85%) XML
12 16 (11.85%) Data Governance
12 16 (11.85%) GDPR
13 15 (11.11%) Tableau
13 15 (11.11%) Oracle
13 15 (11.11%) Fixed Income
14 14 (10.37%) Data Mapping
14 14 (10.37%) QlikView
15 13 (9.63%) Visualisation
15 13 (9.63%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (8.89%) FpML
16 12 (8.89%) ETL
16 12 (8.89%) Logical Data Model
17 11 (8.15%) Marketing

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
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 6 (4.44%) SAS
2 2 (1.48%) Confluence
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
3 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (16.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.74%) SPSS
4 1 (0.74%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) SystmOne
2 2 (1.48%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (1.48%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.74%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Slack
2 1 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.37%) QlikView
4 13 (9.63%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (7.41%) Power BI
6 9 (6.67%) Big Data
6 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.70%) Data Lake
8 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.96%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.22%) DB2
10 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.22%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.48%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.48%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (1.48%) Kalido
11 2 (1.48%) SAS EBI
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 69 (51.11%) Finance
2 45 (33.33%) Banking
3 11 (8.15%) Marketing
4 8 (5.93%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.19%) Front Office
6 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.70%) Legal
8 4 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.96%) Retail
9 2 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.48%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.48%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.48%) Law
9 2 (1.48%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.74%) Back Office
10 1 (0.74%) Billing
10 1 (0.74%) Electronics
10 1 (0.74%) French Language
10 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.85%) XML
2 12 (8.89%) FpML
3 7 (5.19%) XSD
3 7 (5.19%) XSLT
4 3 (2.22%) .NET
4 3 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.48%) ODBC
6 1 (0.74%) JDBC
6 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.67%) Equities
5 7 (5.19%) Derivative
6 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.96%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.96%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.22%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.22%) NHS
10 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.74%) Fintech
11 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.74%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.74%) Linux
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (0.74%) Unix
1 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (45.19%) Data Analysis
2 47 (34.81%) Data Modelling
3 39 (28.89%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (24.44%) Data Management
5 25 (18.52%) Business Analysis
6 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (14.81%) Analytics
6 20 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.85%) Data Governance
8 14 (10.37%) Data Mapping
9 13 (9.63%) Visualisation
10 12 (8.89%) ETL
10 12 (8.89%) Logical Data Model
11 10 (7.41%) Migration
11 10 (7.41%) Project Management
12 9 (6.67%) Statistics
13 8 (5.93%) Data Analytics
13 8 (5.93%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (5.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.70%) SQL
2 8 (5.93%) VBA
3 7 (5.19%) XPath
4 5 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.22%) Python
5 3 (2.22%) R
5 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) C#
6 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.74%) Scala
6 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (1.48%) ISEB
2 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 16 (11.85%) GDPR
3 4 (2.96%) QA
4 3 (2.22%) MiFID
5 2 (1.48%) COREP
5 2 (1.48%) FINREP
5 2 (1.48%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (11.11%) Oracle
1 15 (11.11%) Tableau
2 9 (6.67%) SAP
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.44%) IBM
5 5 (3.70%) Informatica
6 3 (2.22%) Capita
6 3 (2.22%) Sybase
7 2 (1.48%) Microgen
7 2 (1.48%) Teradata
8 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.74%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) Algorithmics
8 1 (0.74%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.74%) Cognos
8 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.74%) Splunk