The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chelmsford region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 12 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.26% 3.74% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 3.81% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
Business Analyst
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford 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
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 105 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 100.00% 98.13% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 65 18
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £25.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Chelmsford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V