The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 26 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.65% 6.44% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.04% 7.00% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 13
Median daily rate £388 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +73.52%
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
331 300 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.50% 92.02% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 186 176
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 50
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -48.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Coventry region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 May 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Use Case
2 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (25.58%) Waterfall
4 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
4 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
4 10 (23.26%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.93%) Change Management
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Data Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
6 8 (18.60%) User Stories
7 7 (16.28%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Target Operating Model
7 7 (16.28%) BPR
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
7 7 (16.28%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Six Sigma
8 6 (13.95%) Automotive
8 6 (13.95%) SQL
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.95%) RAD
9 5 (11.63%) UML
9 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (11.63%) CRM

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Office
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Extranet
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) MS Access
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.65%) DataStage
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.33%) QlikView
6 1 (2.33%) SAP BI
6 1 (2.33%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.33%) Xcelsius
General
1 6 (13.95%) Automotive
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.65%) e-Learning
1 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) EPoS
2 1 (2.33%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) PDA
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) Statistics
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Use Case
2 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (25.58%) Waterfall
4 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
4 10 (23.26%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
5 9 (20.93%) Change Management
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Data Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
6 8 (18.60%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) User Stories
7 7 (16.28%) BPR
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) VBA
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ISEB
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) IBM
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
1 4 (9.30%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Tableau
3 2 (4.65%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Cadence
4 1 (2.33%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO