The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Aberdeen region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 12 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.70% 3.08% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.28% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +73.52%
Business Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36 61 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 97.30% 93.85% 89.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 49
Median daily rate £153 £230 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.69% -29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 6
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Aberdeen region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Business 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 Aberdeen region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL