The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 March 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 / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 410 392
Rank change year-on-year +39 -18  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 31 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.072% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 18
Median daily rate £538 £436 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.20% -12.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £314 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £557 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16603 18995 17642
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.16% 85.16% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11947 13727 12398
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 194 250
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% +10.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in London

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analytics in London

Business Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analytics in London

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -8 4 £475 +9.19% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 £850 -
Business Analytics
England

Business Analytics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 58 (100.00%) Analytics
2 34 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) Finance
4 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (24.14%) Oracle
7 13 (22.41%) Data Analytics
7 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (20.69%) Python
8 12 (20.69%) Degree
9 11 (18.97%) Banking
10 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
10 10 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (17.24%) ETL
11 9 (15.52%) SAS
11 9 (15.52%) Big Data
11 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
12 8 (13.79%) Statistics
12 8 (13.79%) Data Management
13 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
13 7 (12.07%) Linux
13 7 (12.07%) R
14 6 (10.34%) Tableau
14 6 (10.34%) Data Governance
14 6 (10.34%) QlikView
14 6 (10.34%) Presales
14 6 (10.34%) Java
14 6 (10.34%) Adobe
14 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling

Business Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.52%) SAS
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.45%) Confluence
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) SPSS
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
1 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.52%) Big Data
3 6 (10.34%) QlikView
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.90%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.17%) DataStage
6 3 (5.17%) KDB
6 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.17%) Power BI
6 3 (5.17%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.45%) HBase
7 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.45%) Text Mining
8 1 (1.72%) MySQL
8 1 (1.72%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 6 (10.34%) Retail
3 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.90%) Front Office
4 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) French Language
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Web Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Data Scientist
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Chief Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Head of Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) Junior
8 2 (3.45%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (5.17%) HTML
1 3 (5.17%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (5.17%) Spring
2 2 (3.45%) HTML5
2 2 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) Ajax
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) D3.js
3 1 (1.72%) Matplotlib
3 1 (1.72%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.45%) Social Network
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) PMI
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Analytics
2 34 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (22.41%) Data Analytics
6 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) ETL
7 8 (13.79%) Data Management
7 8 (13.79%) Statistics
8 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Data Governance
9 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.34%) Presales
10 5 (8.62%) Business Development
11 4 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (6.90%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning
11 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Python
3 7 (12.07%) R
4 6 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.72%) Scala
7 1 (1.72%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.72%) MBA
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Terraform
2 1 (1.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Adobe
2 6 (10.34%) Tableau
3 4 (6.90%) Cognos
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.17%) Bloomberg
4 3 (5.17%) FXall
4 3 (5.17%) Lavastorm
4 3 (5.17%) Optimizely
4 3 (5.17%) Reuters
4 3 (5.17%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) Teradata
5 2 (3.45%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.72%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) Sybase
6 1 (1.72%) Tealeaf
6 1 (1.72%) Temenos