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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 42 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 41 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.16% 3.18% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 4.19% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.41 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +38.23%
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
804 597 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.62% 76.05% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 297 229
Average daily rate £401 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 26
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £50.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 11 £406 +153.90% 2
Knutsford +5 6 £438 -2.77% 1
Macclesfield -3 1 - - 1
Alderley Edge -9 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £363 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (27.94%) Banking
3 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (16.18%) Project Management
5 10 (14.71%) Retail
6 9 (13.24%) Retail Banking
7 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.29%) ISEB
7 7 (10.29%) Migration
8 6 (8.82%) Validation
8 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.35%) Requirements Management
9 5 (7.35%) Local Government
9 5 (7.35%) Advertising
9 5 (7.35%) Change Management
10 4 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.88%) BPR
10 4 (5.88%) FATCA
11 3 (4.41%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.41%) User Stories
11 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.41%) Time Management
11 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.41%) CRM
11 3 (4.41%) CCA

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.47%) Big Data
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Retail
4 9 (13.24%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Local Government
5 5 (7.35%) Advertising
6 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (79.41%) Business Analyst
1 54 (79.41%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Financial Business Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Payments Business Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Project Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Change Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Debt Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Business Change Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) ICT Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Open Source
2 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.47%) Telematics
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (16.18%) Project Management
3 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.29%) Migration
4 6 (8.82%) Validation
4 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) Requirements Management
5 5 (7.35%) Change Management
6 4 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) BPR
7 3 (4.41%) Business Transformation
7 3 (4.41%) User Stories
7 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.41%) Time Management
7 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) CRM
7 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.94%) UML
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) PL/1
2 1 (1.47%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ISEB
2 3 (4.41%) CCA
2 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PMP
3 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) IIBA
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) FATCA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) Vertica
3 1 (1.47%) Talend
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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