The median contractor rate for a Business Data Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 573 548
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 30 75 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 64 50
Median daily rate £475 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.42% +5.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £319 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £420 £360
% change year-on-year -11.90% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £53.00 - £30.50
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 20 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +6 29 £488 +14.70% 3
London +26 22 £500 +5.26%
City of London +1 7 £525 +41.89%
North West +29 3 £350 -20.00%
South East +12 2 £298 -33.88% 3
Berkshire +28 1 £375 -
Cheshire +25 1 - -
Hampshire +13 1 £220 -51.11%
Liverpool +5 1 £350 -
Merseyside +2 1 £350 -
Northamptonshire -3 1 - -
East Midlands -7 1 - -
East of England -10 1 £500 +11.11%
Northern Ireland - 1 £370 -
Suffolk - 1 £500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £500 -
Belfast - 1 £370 -
County Antrim - 1 £370 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (47.78%) Data Analysis
2 39 (43.33%) SQL
3 35 (38.89%) Finance
4 27 (30.00%) Migration
5 22 (24.44%) Oracle
5 22 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 19 (21.11%) ETL
9 18 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
10 17 (18.89%) Business Analysis
11 15 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
12 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (15.56%) Data Migration
13 13 (14.44%) Data Quality
13 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 12 (13.33%) Banking
14 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.11%) Data Management
15 10 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (10.00%) Analytics
16 9 (10.00%) Data Mapping
17 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
18 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
18 7 (7.78%) Data Analytics
18 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
18 7 (7.78%) Relational Database

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (1.11%) Confluence
2 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.11%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.33%) Big Data
8 3 (3.33%) Power BI
9 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.22%) MS Access
9 2 (2.22%) QlikView
9 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.11%) MySQL
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.11%) git-flow
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Selenium
1 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) International Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Front Office
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) CSS
1 1 (1.11%) HTML
1 1 (1.11%) JSON
1 1 (1.11%) Spring
1 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 4 (4.44%) Derivative
3 4 (4.44%) Equities
3 4 (4.44%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.33%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Linux
1 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.78%) Data Analysis
2 27 (30.00%) Migration
3 22 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 19 (21.11%) ETL
6 18 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
7 17 (18.89%) Business Analysis
8 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (15.56%) Data Migration
9 10 (11.11%) Data Management
10 9 (10.00%) Analytics
10 9 (10.00%) Data Mapping
10 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.78%) Data Analytics
11 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.67%) CRM
12 6 (6.67%) Data Governance
12 6 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
13 5 (5.56%) Data Reconciliation
13 5 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) R
2 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.22%) VBA
3 1 (1.11%) C
3 1 (1.11%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) CBAP
3 1 (1.11%) IIBA
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.22%) PMO
2 2 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) FATCA
3 1 (1.11%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Fidessa
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
4 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (1.11%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.11%) Cognos
5 1 (1.11%) Netezza
5 1 (1.11%) Reuters
5 1 (1.11%) Teradata
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