Period
to 20 August 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 August 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 234 228
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.087% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -2.99%
10th Percentile £370 £343 £266
90th Percentile £490 £538 £363
England median daily rate £475 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £53.00 - -
England median hourly rate £53.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +146.51% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5439 7086 7467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 94.64% 94.64% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3301 4372 4287
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £230
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 265 403
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.30% +8.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.50 £47.39 £51.16
England median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year -2.63% +6.92% +4.53%

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in the North West

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the North West

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Data Analyst in the North West

Business Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Merseyside -6 2 £425 +21.43%
Cheshire +28 1 - -
Manchester +10 1 £450 +28.57%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Business Data Analyst
England

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 North West region featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) DRM
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CBAP
1 1 (20.00%) IIBA
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle