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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 58 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 35 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.17% 3.50% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.19% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 18
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £342 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.22%
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
931 836 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.41% 83.68% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 524 311
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 37 46
Median hourly rate £22.54 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.77 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Chester +1 8 £425 +3.03% 1
Macclesfield -1 5 £375 -
Warrington -8 5 £350 -6.66% 2
Knutsford -9 5 £425 +3.03%
Alderley Edge +6 1 £375 -
Sandbach - 1 £275 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 34 (51.52%) Finance
2 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 16 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.70%) Project Management
4 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (15.15%) Use Case
5 10 (15.15%) UML
6 9 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (13.64%) SDLC
7 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.12%) Process Improvement
8 7 (10.61%) BPMN
8 7 (10.61%) Advertising
8 7 (10.61%) SAP
8 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (9.09%) Scrum
9 6 (9.09%) Retail
9 6 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Conflict Management
10 5 (7.58%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (7.58%) User Stories
10 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
10 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.06%) CRM

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 (1.52%) CMS
1 1 (1.52%) Magnolia
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Broadband
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) Network Security
1 1 (1.52%) VoIP
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 34 (51.52%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 9 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (10.61%) Advertising
5 6 (9.09%) Retail
6 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
7 4 (6.06%) Local Government
7 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
8 2 (3.03%) Back Office
9 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (74.24%) Analyst
2 48 (72.73%) Business Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Business Development Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.70%) Project Management
3 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (15.15%) UML
4 10 (15.15%) Use Case
5 9 (13.64%) SDLC
6 8 (12.12%) Process Improvement
7 7 (10.61%) BPMN
7 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.09%) Analytics
8 6 (9.09%) Conflict Management
8 6 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (9.09%) Scrum
8 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.58%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (7.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) C++
2 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.03%) Python
2 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.03%) APMP
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) SAP
2 4 (6.06%) EXASOL
2 4 (6.06%) Tableau
2 4 (6.06%) Talend
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Teradata
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: Competitive Day rates
Posted: 6 days ago