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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 29 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 24 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.60% 4.27% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 6.10% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 14
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£413 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +2.50%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

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
438 426 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 65.67% 69.95% 66.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 273 174
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 12 (27.27%) ISEB
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Law
6 6 (13.64%) Legal
6 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
7 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.36%) UML
7 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
7 5 (11.36%) Banking
7 5 (11.36%) Degree
7 5 (11.36%) Use Case
7 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.09%) .NET
8 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.82%) SQL
9 3 (6.82%) MS Office
9 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (6.82%) User Stories
9 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Law
2 6 (13.64%) Legal
3 5 (11.36%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Analyst
2 32 (72.73%) Business Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Management Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.27%) Environment Manager
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) NHS Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Coach
8 1 (2.27%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.36%) UML
5 5 (11.36%) Use Case
6 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) User Stories
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Logistics
8 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.27%) VB
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) ISEB
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) FATCA
1 1 (2.27%) EMIR
1 1 (2.27%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.27%) MiFID
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Cognos
3 1 (2.27%) Northgate
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