The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 34 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.23% 6.72% 8.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% 7.24% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 38
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.71 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +19.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 594 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.11% 92.81% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 370 331
Median daily rate £380 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Birmingham region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 24 (31.58%) Finance
3 13 (17.11%) Change Management
3 13 (17.11%) Banking
3 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (15.79%) Retail
4 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (14.47%) Scrum
6 10 (13.16%) Migration
6 10 (13.16%) User Stories
7 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
8 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (7.89%) Windows
9 6 (7.89%) CRM
9 6 (7.89%) ITIL
9 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
10 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
10 5 (6.58%) UML
10 5 (6.58%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
10 5 (6.58%) Use Case
10 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (5.26%) Retail Banking
11 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (5.26%) SQL
11 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.32%) Maximo
3 1 (1.32%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.32%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Firewall
1 1 (1.32%) Network Security
1 1 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Banking
3 12 (15.79%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) jQuery
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.63%) FMCG
5 2 (2.63%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 13 (17.11%) Change Management
3 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (14.47%) Scrum
5 10 (13.16%) Migration
5 10 (13.16%) User Stories
6 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) CRM
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.58%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) UML
8 5 (6.58%) Use Case
9 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.95%) Data Mapping
9 3 (3.95%) ERP
9 3 (3.95%) Project Management
9 3 (3.95%) Requirements Management
9 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C#
2 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ISEB
5 2 (2.63%) CBAP
5 2 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.32%) CISM
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Basel II
1 2 (2.63%) QA
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.63%) Pega
2 1 (1.32%) Casewise
2 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco
2 1 (1.32%) Cognos
2 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.32%) Google
2 1 (1.32%) IBM
2 1 (1.32%) Infor
2 1 (1.32%) Juniper
2 1 (1.32%) OpenText
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle
2 1 (1.32%) SAP
2 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.32%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £325 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £365.00 - £385 per day
Posted: 6 days ago