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 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 37 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 32 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.53% 4.95% 9.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 5.32% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 45
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

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
695 602 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.34% 93.04% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 391 384
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £186 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 34
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -19.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £30.10 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016, 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 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.26%) Business Analysis
4 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (17.20%) User Stories
5 16 (17.20%) Change Management
6 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (15.05%) Banking
8 13 (13.98%) Retail
8 13 (13.98%) Scrum
9 10 (10.75%) UML
10 9 (9.68%) MS Visio
10 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (8.60%) User Experience
11 8 (8.60%) QA
11 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
11 8 (8.60%) ITIL
11 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis
12 7 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (6.45%) ISEB
13 6 (6.45%) CRM
13 6 (6.45%) Migration
13 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (6.45%) Project Planning
13 6 (6.45%) Web Development
13 6 (6.45%) Use Case
13 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
13 6 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
14 5 (5.38%) Data Structures

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 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.23%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) MS Office
5 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.08%) Maximo
3 1 (1.08%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.08%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (1.08%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Firewall
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
1 1 (1.08%) Network Security
1 1 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.08%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 14 (15.05%) Banking
3 13 (13.98%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Legal
6 2 (2.15%) Advertising
6 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) jQuery
3 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.08%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.26%) Business Analysis
3 16 (17.20%) Change Management
3 16 (17.20%) User Stories
4 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (13.98%) Scrum
6 10 (10.75%) UML
7 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.60%) ITIL
9 6 (6.45%) CRM
9 6 (6.45%) Migration
9 6 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (6.45%) Use Case
9 6 (6.45%) Web Development
10 5 (5.38%) Kanban
10 5 (5.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (5.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) C#
2 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.45%) ISEB
2 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) CBAP
5 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.08%) CISM
5 1 (1.08%) CISSP
5 1 (1.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Basel II
3 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.15%) Cognos
2 2 (2.15%) Pega
2 2 (2.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Casewise
3 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco
3 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.08%) Fiserv
3 1 (1.08%) Google
3 1 (1.08%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.08%) IBM
3 1 (1.08%) Infor
3 1 (1.08%) Juniper
3 1 (1.08%) OpenText
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
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