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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 31 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 39 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.06% 2.10% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 2.83% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 12
Average daily rate £450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.52%
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
609 600 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.26% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 405 243
Average daily rate £375 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £23.55 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 42 (71.19%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Informatica
3 14 (23.73%) Banking
4 13 (22.03%) Legal
5 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
5 12 (20.34%) Degree
6 11 (18.64%) Project Management
7 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (13.56%) Data Privacy
9 8 (13.56%) C#
9 8 (13.56%) .NET
10 7 (11.86%) MS Office
10 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking
10 7 (11.86%) QA
10 7 (11.86%) Reference Data
11 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (10.17%) PMI
11 6 (10.17%) PMP
11 6 (10.17%) PMI Certification
11 6 (10.17%) Scrum
12 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.47%) ISEB
12 5 (8.47%) HTML
12 5 (8.47%) JavaScript

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 42 (71.19%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 13 (22.03%) Legal
4 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
6 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.69%) Back Office
7 1 (1.69%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 21 (35.59%) Business Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Consultant
4 14 (23.73%) Informatica Consultant
5 9 (15.25%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Data Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) HTML
2 5 (8.47%) jQuery
3 4 (6.78%) Ajax
3 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.78%) Backbone.js
3 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) HTML5
3 4 (6.78%) React
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.69%) REST
4 1 (1.69%) Underscore.js
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Reference Data
3 6 (10.17%) PMI
4 3 (5.08%) Informatics
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
2 11 (18.64%) Project Management
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
5 8 (13.56%) Data Privacy
6 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
6 6 (10.17%) Scrum
6 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 4 (6.78%) MVC
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.78%) Use Case
7 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 3 (5.08%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.08%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) C#
2 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) PMI Certification
2 6 (10.17%) PMP
2 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (8.47%) ISEB
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) MiFID
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Informatica
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Remedy
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
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