The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 9 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 5.00% - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £345 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.02% +43.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 70.00% 87.50% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 5
Median daily rate £405 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton 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 Bolton

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Business Analysis
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft