The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
North West / Cheshire
Rank 31 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 17 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.34% 3.65% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 4.37% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 18
Median daily rate £431 £413 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Median hourly rate £42.48 - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £44.38 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.76% +8.23%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
411 778 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.75% 83.57% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 488 379
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 - -
Knutsford +8 2 £406 -2.98%
Runcorn - 2 £500 -
Warrington +23 1 £277 -18.07% 1
Macclesfield +1 1 £450 - 1
Chester -1 1 - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 28 (50.91%) Finance
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.82%) Project Management
3 12 (21.82%) UML
4 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.36%) Banking
5 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
5 9 (16.36%) Use Case
5 9 (16.36%) Open Source
6 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
6 7 (12.73%) Service Design
6 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.91%) SAP
7 6 (10.91%) SQL
7 6 (10.91%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (10.91%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.91%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (7.27%) Local Government
9 4 (7.27%) MDX
9 4 (7.27%) Scrum
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) Confluence
1 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.64%) MS Project
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.82%) MS Office
5 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.82%) SAP MDM
1 1 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.27%) Big Data
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.64%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.82%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 28 (50.91%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Local Government
4 3 (5.45%) Advertising
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) Analyst
2 38 (69.09%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Digital Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Programme Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) MDX
2 1 (1.82%) REST
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) RIA
3 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Unix
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) AIX
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Project Management
2 12 (21.82%) UML
3 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
4 9 (16.36%) Open Source
4 9 (16.36%) Use Case
5 7 (12.73%) Service Design
5 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.91%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (10.91%) OO
6 6 (10.91%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (9.09%) ETL
7 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (7.27%) User Stories
9 3 (5.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) VBA
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) ABAP
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) IIBA
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.82%) GDPR
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) SAP
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.64%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) Sage
5 1 (1.82%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 per day
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