Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 26 July 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
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 728 796 780
Rank change year-on-year +68 -16 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 116 106 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 75
UK median daily rate £500 £428 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.96% -10.00% +11.76%
10th Percentile £381 £277 £327
90th Percentile £743 £843 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £478
% change year-on-year +6.06% -13.61% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
UK median hourly rate £19.35 £20.50 £80.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.60% -74.38% -
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80252 91693 90925
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.27% 83.46% 80.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 52680 60503 57553
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £279 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2050 2195 2579
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.50 £11.14
90th Percentile £51.71 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +2.27%

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Business Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in the UK

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in the UK

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analytics in the UK

Business Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analytics in the UK

Business Analytics
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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
England +59 108 £488 +12.72% 29
London +31 59 £525 +20.34% 16
UK excluding London +69 55 £438 +6.06% 13
North of England +70 16 £519 +29.69% 3
North West +46 11 £400 - 2
South East +45 11 £463 +1.65% 6
Midlands +34 9 £405 +1.25% 2
East of England -12 9 £450 +12.50% 1
North East +55 5 £525 +31.25%
West Midlands +30 5 £411 +2.81% 1
Wales - 5 £575 -
East Midlands -6 4 £390 - 1
Scotland +40 3 £350 +55.56% 1
South West +5 2 £313 +42.05%

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 116 (100.00%) Analytics
2 81 (69.83%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (26.72%) Finance
5 27 (23.28%) SQL
6 24 (20.69%) Oracle
6 24 (20.69%) Data Analytics
6 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (18.97%) Big Data
8 19 (16.38%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (16.38%) Data Modelling
9 18 (15.52%) Tableau
10 17 (14.66%) Hadoop
10 17 (14.66%) Visualisation
10 17 (14.66%) Banking
10 17 (14.66%) Degree
11 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (12.07%) Project Management
12 14 (12.07%) ETL
13 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
13 13 (11.21%) QlikView
13 13 (11.21%) Oracle BI EE
13 13 (11.21%) Data Analysis
13 13 (11.21%) Data Quality
14 12 (10.34%) Apache Spark
14 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.48%) Python
15 11 (9.48%) Data Management
15 11 (9.48%) HBase
16 10 (8.62%) Teradata

Business Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (10.34%) Apache Spark
2 9 (7.76%) Apache
2 9 (7.76%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.90%) Confluence
3 8 (6.90%) SAS
4 4 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (3.45%) CMS
5 3 (2.59%) JBoss
5 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.72%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.45%) SPSS
2 1 (0.86%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.59%) HFM
2 3 (2.59%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.86%) Actimize
3 1 (0.86%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.86%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.86%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Office 365
3 3 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) HTTP
1 4 (3.45%) Network Security
2 2 (1.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) Big Data
2 19 (16.38%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (14.66%) Hadoop
4 13 (11.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (11.21%) QlikView
5 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 11 (9.48%) HBase
7 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
7 7 (6.03%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
8 6 (5.17%) OLAP
9 5 (4.31%) Power BI
9 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.31%) Star Schema
10 4 (3.45%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.45%) KDB
10 4 (3.45%) Mahout
10 4 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.86%) Codeship
5 1 (0.86%) ERwin
5 1 (0.86%) Travis CI
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Retail
4 6 (5.17%) Front Office
5 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Games
6 3 (2.59%) Local Government
6 3 (2.59%) Marketing
6 3 (2.59%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Legal
7 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.86%) Billing
8 1 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.86%) French Language
8 1 (0.86%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.86%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (25.00%) Developer
2 28 (24.14%) Analyst
3 14 (12.07%) Consultant
4 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) Architect
6 9 (7.76%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 6 (5.17%) Data Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.31%) Junior
8 5 (4.31%) OBIEE Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle BI Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) QlikView Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Scala Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Tableau Developer
9 4 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) HTML
2 8 (6.90%) HTML5
3 6 (5.17%) Ajax
3 6 (5.17%) Spring
4 5 (4.31%) CSS
4 5 (4.31%) CSS3
4 5 (4.31%) JSON
4 5 (4.31%) REST
5 4 (3.45%) Dojo
5 4 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (3.45%) jQuery
5 4 (3.45%) MLlib
5 4 (3.45%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (3.45%) UIMA
6 3 (2.59%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.59%) Guice
6 3 (2.59%) Kafka
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (2.59%) RESTEasy
7 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle Exalytics
4 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.31%) Social Media
5 4 (3.45%) User Experience
5 4 (3.45%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.59%) PMI
7 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.72%) NHS
8 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Life Science
8 1 (0.86%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Linux
2 5 (4.31%) Unix
2 5 (4.31%) Windows
3 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.86%) AIX
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Analytics
2 81 (69.83%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.69%) Data Analytics
5 19 (16.38%) Data Modelling
6 17 (14.66%) Visualisation
7 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (12.07%) ETL
8 14 (12.07%) Project Management
9 13 (11.21%) Data Analysis
10 11 (9.48%) Data Management
11 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.90%) Content Management
12 8 (6.90%) CRM
12 8 (6.90%) ERP
12 8 (6.90%) MapReduce
12 8 (6.90%) SDLC
12 8 (6.90%) System Testing
12 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
13 7 (6.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.28%) SQL
2 11 (9.48%) Python
3 9 (7.76%) R
4 8 (6.90%) Java
4 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.31%) MATLAB
5 5 (4.31%) Scala
5 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.45%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.86%) ABAP
8 1 (0.86%) C
8 1 (0.86%) C++
8 1 (0.86%) Go
8 1 (0.86%) Ruby
8 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 9 (7.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) CBAP
7 1 (0.86%) ISEB
7 1 (0.86%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.86%) PgMP
7 1 (0.86%) PMP
7 1 (0.86%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.59%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.86%) MiFID
3 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.59%) Docker
1 3 (2.59%) HDFS
2 2 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Terraform
2 3 (2.59%) Ambari
2 3 (2.59%) Ansible
2 3 (2.59%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Oracle
2 18 (15.52%) Tableau
3 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.62%) SAP
4 10 (8.62%) Teradata
5 8 (6.90%) Alteryx
6 5 (4.31%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.45%) Bloomberg
7 4 (3.45%) FXall
7 4 (3.45%) IBM
7 4 (3.45%) Informatica
7 4 (3.45%) Reuters
8 3 (2.59%) Google
8 3 (2.59%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.59%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.72%) Adobe
9 2 (1.72%) Cognos
9 2 (1.72%) Lavastorm
9 2 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.86%) Lotus
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