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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 24 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 39 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.96% 2.68% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.10% 3.34% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 21
Median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
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
549 809 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.94% 80.18% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 562 313
Median daily rate £421 £445 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 38
Median hourly rate £19.64 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +3 11 £388 +10.71% 2
Chester +3 5 £413 +13.79% 1
Knutsford +13 3 £325 -21.21%
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £365 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.69%) UML
4 9 (15.52%) Project Management
4 9 (15.52%) Use Case
4 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
5 8 (13.79%) Open Source
5 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (12.07%) Service Design
7 6 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (10.34%) OO
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 5 (8.62%) SQL
8 5 (8.62%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.62%) JIRA
8 5 (8.62%) User Stories
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (6.90%) BPMN
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (6.90%) Scrum

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 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
1 3 (5.17%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) JIRA
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.90%) Advertising
5 3 (5.17%) Local Government
5 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 3 (5.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (82.76%) Analyst
2 46 (79.31%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Business IT Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Finance Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) HR Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) HR Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) MDX
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (20.69%) UML
3 9 (15.52%) Project Management
3 9 (15.52%) Use Case
3 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
4 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.79%) Open Source
5 7 (12.07%) Service Design
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
7 5 (8.62%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.62%) User Stories
8 4 (6.90%) BPMN
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
9 3 (5.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) ABAP
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) IIBA
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.90%) SAP
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Saba
3 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (1.72%) Sage
4 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
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