Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 365 363 355
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 13 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.079% 0.025% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.026% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
South East median daily rate £406 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £350 £159
90th Percentile £600 £350 £475
England median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
South East median hourly rate - - £21.50
England median hourly rate - - £21.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,535 15,403 16,085
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 94.67% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,324 9,138 9,638
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £253 £242 £230
90th Percentile £580 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 645 633 793
South East median hourly rate £20.08 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -5.26% +6.92%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.26
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.18 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.77% +1.08% +4.11%

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in the South East

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the South East

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Data Analyst in the South East

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the South East

Business Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley - 5 £275 -
Berkshire - 4 £275 -
Hampshire -21 3 £406 +16.07%
East Sussex - 3 £310 -
Surrey - 2 £600 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Business Data Analyst
England

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Business Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (23.08%) MS Access
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (23.08%) Essbase
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Google
4 3 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Teradata
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (23.08%) Essbase
1 3 (23.08%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Toad
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) BPR
5 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9000
3 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Teradata
3 2 (15.38%) Trillium
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau