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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 8 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 8.00% - 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.48 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+26.39% -9.57%
Business Analysis
Manchester

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
20 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 80.00% 78.57% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 7
Median daily rate £288 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.29% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (100.00%) OpenText MBPM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow