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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 42 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 31 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.80% 2.56% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 3.33% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 14
Median daily rate £350 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £370 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £509 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £378
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £43.43 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-34.95% +43.21%
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
668 571 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.96% 76.85% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 380 318
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £19.50 £7.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 2016, 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 50 (76.92%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.08%) Informatica
4 14 (21.54%) Banking
5 13 (20.00%) Scrum
5 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (18.46%) Virtual Team
7 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
8 10 (15.38%) ISEB
8 10 (15.38%) Legal
8 10 (15.38%) Project Management
8 10 (15.38%) Degree
9 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.31%) Requirements Engineering
10 8 (12.31%) Kanban
10 8 (12.31%) UML
10 8 (12.31%) C#
10 8 (12.31%) .NET
11 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.77%) Risk Management
11 7 (10.77%) Investment Banking
11 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
11 7 (10.77%) QA
11 7 (10.77%) Reference Data
12 6 (9.23%) Data Privacy
12 6 (9.23%) Programme Governance
12 6 (9.23%) Microsoft

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 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Office
1 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.54%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.54%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) NUnit
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 50 (76.92%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Legal
4 7 (10.77%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.69%) Retail
6 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.54%) Back Office
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
7 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.54%) Marketing
7 1 (1.54%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Analyst
2 28 (43.08%) Business Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Consultant
4 14 (21.54%) Informatica Consultant
5 8 (12.31%) Business IT Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Developer
5 8 (12.31%) IT Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) IT Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) OSS Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 5 (7.69%) jQuery
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.62%) JSON
4 3 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.62%) REST
4 3 (4.62%) Underscore.js
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) Ajax
5 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.08%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
5 2 (3.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (18.46%) Virtual Team
2 7 (10.77%) Reference Data
3 5 (7.69%) PMI
4 3 (4.62%) Informatics
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Scrum
2 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.38%) Project Management
6 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (12.31%) Kanban
7 8 (12.31%) Requirements Engineering
7 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
7 8 (12.31%) UML
8 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.23%) Data Privacy
9 6 (9.23%) Programme Governance
10 5 (7.69%) ITIL
10 5 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (6.15%) Migration
11 4 (6.15%) Use Case
11 4 (6.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) C#
2 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.15%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.08%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
1 10 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.69%) PMP
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.54%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.54%) MiFID
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Informatica
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Remedy
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow