The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 25 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.85% 8.33% 10.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 9.49% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 13
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£305 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £384 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -16.66%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
263 253 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.96% 87.85% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 136 85
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 40
Average hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.89% -41.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) User Stories
3 6 (28.57%) Use Case
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 4 (19.05%) ISEB
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (9.52%) webMethods
7 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Banking
7 2 (9.52%) Retail
8 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
8 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.76%) Automotive
8 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (4.76%) Migration

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) User Stories
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Use Case
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) RAD
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Business Development
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) webMethods
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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