The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 23 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 14 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.33% 3.10% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 4.12% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 7
Average daily rate £369 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 170 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.88% 75.22% 67.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 44 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 50 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Alfresco
4 2 (11.76%) Drupal
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) PMI
5 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
2 14 (82.35%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
1 5 (29.41%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) RAD
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PHP
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com