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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 41 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 34 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.24% 4.23% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 4.95% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 23
Median daily rate £413 £440 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £633 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.19%
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
North West

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
686 989 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.54% 85.41% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 677 322
Median daily rate £413 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +8 10 £395 -24.03% 4
Chester +3 4 £355 - 2
Macclesfield -2 4 - -
Knutsford +8 2 £463 +15.62%
Crewe - 1 - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (24.59%) Project Management
3 15 (24.59%) UML
4 13 (21.31%) Banking
4 13 (21.31%) Use Case
5 10 (16.39%) Open Source
5 10 (16.39%) User Stories
6 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) CRM
7 8 (13.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (11.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (11.48%) Service Design
9 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.84%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (9.84%) OO
9 6 (9.84%) Requirements Management
9 6 (9.84%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (8.20%) Kanban
10 5 (8.20%) JIRA
10 5 (8.20%) Retail
10 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) ERP
10 5 (8.20%) Data Mining

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 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
1 3 (4.92%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Network Security
1 1 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.20%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.92%) Local Government
7 2 (3.28%) Back Office
8 1 (1.64%) Advertising
8 1 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.64%) Legal
8 1 (1.64%) Marketing
8 1 (1.64%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Analyst
1 52 (85.25%) Business Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Agile Business Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Data Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Digital Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Business IT Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) IT Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) iPad
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Project Management
2 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (24.59%) UML
3 13 (21.31%) Use Case
4 10 (16.39%) Open Source
4 10 (16.39%) User Stories
5 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.11%) CRM
6 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 7 (11.48%) Service Design
8 6 (9.84%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) OO
8 6 (9.84%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (9.84%) Requirements Management
9 5 (8.20%) ERP
9 5 (8.20%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Kanban
9 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Java
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.64%) PHP
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) VB
2 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Saba
3 3 (4.92%) Tableau
3 3 (4.92%) Talend
3 3 (4.92%) Vertica
4 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.28%) Informatica
5 1 (1.64%) Sage
5 1 (1.64%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
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