The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 407 386
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 22 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 25
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 £371 £234 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £420 £360
% change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 - £30.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18684 21436 20340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.00% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 15400 14048
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 285 370
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Business Data Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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 +16 7 £525 +41.89%
Business Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 27 (61.36%) Data Analysis
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 15 (34.09%) Business Analysis
5 11 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) Banking
7 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) Data Management
7 8 (18.18%) Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
8 7 (15.91%) Oracle
8 7 (15.91%) Data Mapping
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.64%) Data Quality
9 6 (13.64%) Data Analytics
9 6 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (11.36%) SDLC
10 5 (11.36%) Data Governance
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.36%) CRM
10 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
10 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.36%) Reference Data
10 5 (11.36%) International Banking
11 4 (9.09%) thinkFolio
11 4 (9.09%) Derivative

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 3 (6.82%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.27%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) Power BI
5 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Mixpanel
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) MS Access
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) International Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Reference Data
3 4 (9.09%) Derivative
3 4 (9.09%) Equities
3 4 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.82%) Reinsurance
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Data Analysis
2 15 (34.09%) Business Analysis
3 11 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Analytics
5 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.18%) Data Management
6 7 (15.91%) Data Mapping
7 6 (13.64%) Data Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (11.36%) CRM
8 5 (11.36%) Data Governance
8 5 (11.36%) SDLC
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.09%) Investment Management
9 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) R
2 2 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (2.27%) FATCA
3 1 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) Netezza
4 1 (2.27%) Reuters
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Teradata