Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 567 537
Rank change year-on-year +37 -30 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 99 53 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 56
London median daily rate £513 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £361 £300 £300
90th Percentile £626 £573 £575
England median daily rate £450 £396 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% -6.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £21.60 -
England 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 London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44654 42830 44617
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.96% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32346 30451 31444
London median daily rate £495 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £269
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 562 687
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.64
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in London

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Data Analyst in London

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Data Analyst in London

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Data Analyst in London

Business Data Analyst
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 Data Analyst within the London 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
Central London +7 11 £450 +1.12%
East London -8 1 - -
West London -10 1 £310 -
South London -26 1 £415 -2.35% 2
Business Data Analyst
England

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

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 London region featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (52.53%) Finance
2 48 (48.48%) Data Analysis
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
4 38 (38.38%) Banking
5 35 (35.35%) Data Modelling
6 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (22.22%) Data Management
9 21 (21.21%) Business Analysis
10 16 (16.16%) Analytics
10 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Excel
11 15 (15.15%) XML
11 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (15.15%) Fixed Income
11 15 (15.15%) Tableau
12 14 (14.14%) GDPR
12 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (12.12%) FpML
14 12 (12.12%) Data Quality
14 12 (12.12%) Visualisation
15 11 (11.11%) QlikView
15 11 (11.11%) Data Governance
15 11 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
15 11 (11.11%) Oracle
16 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
16 10 (10.10%) Power BI
16 10 (10.10%) Marketing
17 9 (9.09%) Data Mapping
17 9 (9.09%) Equities

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
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 (5.05%) SAS
2 1 (1.01%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.01%) SPSS
3 1 (1.01%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SystmOne
2 2 (2.02%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (2.02%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.01%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (1.01%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) SMS
2 1 (1.01%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (11.11%) QlikView
3 10 (10.10%) Power BI
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.07%) Big Data
5 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.05%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.04%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.03%) DB2
8 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.03%) Pentaho
8 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.02%) Blockchain
9 2 (2.02%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.02%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.02%) Kalido
9 2 (2.02%) SAS EBI
10 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 52 (52.53%) Finance
2 38 (38.38%) Banking
3 10 (10.10%) Marketing
4 8 (8.08%) Investment Banking
5 7 (7.07%) Front Office
6 5 (5.05%) Legal
7 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.03%) Retail
9 2 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (2.02%) Dutch Language
9 2 (2.02%) General Ledger
9 2 (2.02%) Law
10 1 (1.01%) Back Office
10 1 (1.01%) Electronics
10 1 (1.01%) French Language
10 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) XML
2 12 (12.12%) FpML
3 7 (7.07%) XSD
3 7 (7.07%) XSLT
4 3 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (2.02%) .NET
5 2 (2.02%) ODBC
6 1 (1.01%) JDBC
6 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Fixed Income
2 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.09%) Equities
4 7 (7.07%) Derivative
5 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.04%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.03%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.03%) NHS
7 3 (3.03%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.01%) Fintech
8 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Linux
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (1.01%) Unix
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) Data Analysis
2 35 (35.35%) Data Modelling
3 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (22.22%) Data Management
5 21 (21.21%) Business Analysis
6 16 (16.16%) Analytics
7 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (12.12%) Visualisation
10 11 (11.11%) Data Governance
10 11 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
11 9 (9.09%) Data Mapping
12 8 (8.08%) ETL
12 8 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.07%) Data Strategy
13 7 (7.07%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (7.07%) Kanban
13 7 (7.07%) Project Management
14 6 (6.06%) SDLC
14 6 (6.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 8 (8.08%) VBA
3 7 (7.07%) XPath
4 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.03%) Python
5 3 (3.03%) R
6 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Scala
7 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) ISEB
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) GDPR
2 12 (12.12%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.03%) MiFID
4 2 (2.02%) COREP
4 2 (2.02%) FINREP
4 2 (2.02%) ISO 20022
4 2 (2.02%) QA
5 1 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.01%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Tableau
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) IBM
4 5 (5.05%) Informatica
5 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.03%) SAP
6 3 (3.03%) Sybase
7 2 (2.02%) Capita
8 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe
8 1 (1.01%) Algorithmics
8 1 (1.01%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.01%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.01%) Cognos
8 1 (1.01%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.01%) Omniture
8 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.01%) Splunk
8 1 (1.01%) Teradata