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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 17 22 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.72% 6.41% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 6.96% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 5
Median daily rate £439 £406 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £324 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
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
504 316 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.51% 92.13% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 214 168
Median daily rate £400 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.25 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) User Stories
3 19 (28.36%) Waterfall
4 16 (23.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (23.88%) Project Management
5 15 (22.39%) Use Case
5 15 (22.39%) Target Operating Model
6 13 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (19.40%) Data Modelling
7 12 (17.91%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (17.91%) Test Scripting
8 10 (14.93%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
8 10 (14.93%) Migration
8 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.93%) MS Visio
8 10 (14.93%) Big Data
8 10 (14.93%) Data Migration
9 9 (13.43%) BPR
9 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Scrum
10 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
11 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.45%) SQL
12 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
12 6 (8.96%) Web Services
12 6 (8.96%) UML

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 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (14.93%) MS Visio
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
1 4 (5.97%) Wireless
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) MPLS
2 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.99%) NAS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (14.93%) Big Data
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.99%) DataStage
6 1 (1.49%) MS Access
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.49%) QlikView
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) Roambi
6 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
General
1 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.96%) Automotive
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Unix
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) User Stories
3 19 (28.36%) Waterfall
4 16 (23.88%) Project Management
4 16 (23.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (22.39%) Target Operating Model
5 15 (22.39%) Use Case
6 13 (19.40%) Data Modelling
7 12 (17.91%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (17.91%) Test Scripting
8 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
8 10 (14.93%) Data Migration
8 10 (14.93%) Migration
8 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.43%) BPR
9 9 (13.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Scrum
11 6 (8.96%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) ISEB
1 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) IBM
3 3 (4.48%) HP
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Tableau
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) Cadence
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO