Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Reference Data Business Analyst was £565 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 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 Analyst - Reference Data
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 849 843
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Reference Data Business Analyst 9 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.026% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 20
England median daily rate £565 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.62% +7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £525 £450 £394
90th Percentile £613 £650 £575
UK median daily rate £565 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
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 £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Reference Data Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data Business Analyst in England

Reference Data Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reference Data Business Analyst in England

Reference Data Business 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 Reference Data Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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 -13 8 £565 +0.44%
East of England -28 1 - -
Reference Data Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Reference 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 England region featuring Reference Data Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Derivative
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (22.22%) MiFID
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Practice Management
5 1 (11.11%) FpML

Reference Data Business 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Blockchain
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) FpML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
1 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (33.33%) Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) Equities
2 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) BPMN
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Records Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) MiFID
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft