The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 45 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 14 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.14% 3.58% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 4.48% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 15
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £422
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 Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
524 513 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.25% 79.78% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 329 280
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 16
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Retail
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) User Stories
5 4 (12.50%) Banking
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (6.25%) CBAP
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) FMCG
7 2 (6.25%) QA
7 2 (6.25%) Use Case
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) Document Composition
7 2 (6.25%) User Experience
7 2 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) ISEB

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) MPLS
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) Power BI
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Analyst
1 25 (78.13%) Business Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Business Change Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Business Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) HR Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Head of Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Head of Business Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) HR Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Officer
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) SOX Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) SOX Business Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) jQuery
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) Angular 2
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Scrum
2 5 (15.63%) User Stories
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) Document Composition
4 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Business Forecasting
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (3.13%) Information Management
5 1 (3.13%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) CBAP
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) BMC
2 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
2 1 (3.13%) VMware