The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 11 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.51% - 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £345 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £44.38 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-21.12% +8.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 89.47% 77.78% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 16
Median daily rate £338 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

Business Analysis
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management