The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 15 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.29% 12.00% 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 13.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.08 £30.58 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +11.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentwood 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
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 97.14% 90.00% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 15
Average daily rate £345 £240 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -39.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £165 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £588 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Average hourly rate £37.45 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £22.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.58 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) AWD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree