The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedford 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 11 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.79% - 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £415 - £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 94.64% 89.66% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 21
Median daily rate £400 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Bedford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC