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 23 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 / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 392 387
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 24 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 24
Median daily rate £500 £425 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -2.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £800 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £490
% change year-on-year -1.09% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £19.71 - £80.00
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 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 17919 18449 19236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.65% 85.29% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12848 13494 13624
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 158 261
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £43.75 £55.00
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 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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 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
City of London +1 6 £663 +55.88% 2
Business Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 55 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (50.91%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (34.55%) Finance
4 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.27%) Data Analytics
6 14 (25.45%) Banking
7 13 (23.64%) SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
9 9 (16.36%) Oracle
9 9 (16.36%) Degree
10 8 (14.55%) Visualisation
10 8 (14.55%) Linux
10 8 (14.55%) Project Management
11 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
11 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
11 7 (12.73%) Big Data
12 6 (10.91%) Alteryx
12 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.91%) SDLC
12 6 (10.91%) Change Management
12 6 (10.91%) ETL
12 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
13 5 (9.09%) Java
13 5 (9.09%) SAS
13 5 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
13 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis

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 5 (9.09%) SAS
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SPSS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Big Data
2 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.09%) QlikView
4 4 (7.27%) KDB
5 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.45%) DataStage
5 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) Mahout
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) Star Schema
6 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Power BI
6 2 (3.64%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.82%) HBase
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Front Office
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.45%) Games
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.82%) French Language
7 1 (1.82%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.64%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.64%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) Spring
2 3 (5.45%) HTML5
2 3 (5.45%) MLlib
2 3 (5.45%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (5.45%) REST
2 3 (5.45%) UIMA
3 1 (1.82%) Ajax
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (50.91%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) Visualisation
8 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) Change Management
9 6 (10.91%) ETL
9 6 (10.91%) SDLC
10 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) Business Development
10 5 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (7.27%) Electronic Trading
11 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (7.27%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) R
4 3 (5.45%) MATLAB
4 3 (5.45%) Python
4 3 (5.45%) SPARQL
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) Scala
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) CBAP
4 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) PgMP
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Alteryx
3 4 (7.27%) Bloomberg
3 4 (7.27%) FXall
3 4 (7.27%) Reuters
3 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 3 (5.45%) Cognos
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) Lavastorm
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) Teradata
5 2 (3.64%) Adobe
5 2 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.82%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
6 1 (1.82%) Lotus
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Tealeaf