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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 11 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 46 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.39% 5.97% 5.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.14% 6.28% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 15
Median daily rate £448 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £335 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
379 366 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.81% 95.06% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 235 159
Median daily rate £434 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £16.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) User Stories
3 29 (31.87%) Waterfall
3 29 (31.87%) Web Services
4 28 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 22 (24.18%) Project Management
6 20 (21.98%) Scrum
7 19 (20.88%) Open Source
8 18 (19.78%) Use Case
9 17 (18.68%) Finance
10 16 (17.58%) Service Design
11 14 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
11 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
13 11 (12.09%) Business Process Mapping
14 10 (10.99%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (10.99%) Target Operating Model
15 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (9.89%) CRM
16 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
16 8 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (8.79%) Process Improvement
16 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
17 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
17 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
17 7 (7.69%) Automotive
18 6 (6.59%) MS Visio
18 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
18 6 (6.59%) SQL

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 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Magento
3 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.10%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) NAS
2 1 (1.10%) LAN
2 1 (1.10%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.30%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Automotive
3 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.10%) User Experience
3 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
1 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) User Stories
3 29 (31.87%) Waterfall
4 28 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 22 (24.18%) Project Management
6 20 (21.98%) Scrum
7 19 (20.88%) Open Source
8 18 (19.78%) Use Case
9 16 (17.58%) Service Design
10 14 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
10 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 11 (12.09%) Business Process Mapping
13 10 (10.99%) Performance Analysis
13 10 (10.99%) Target Operating Model
14 9 (9.89%) CRM
15 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
15 8 (8.79%) Process Improvement
15 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.59%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.20%) R
4 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
1 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Google
3 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.10%) ATG
4 1 (1.10%) Demandware
4 1 (1.10%) hybris
4 1 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.10%) SAP