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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 16 15 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 31 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.40% 8.07% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.13% 8.59% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 4
Median daily rate £425 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £330 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £480 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £393
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
464 361 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 92.80% 94.01% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 225 133
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 27
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.08 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.37% -49.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £20.05 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 60 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Waterfall
3 29 (30.21%) User Stories
4 21 (21.88%) Project Management
5 20 (20.83%) Web Services
5 20 (20.83%) Use Case
6 17 (17.71%) Data Modelling
7 16 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 16 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 15 (15.63%) Service Design
9 14 (14.58%) Target Operating Model
9 14 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (13.54%) Data Analysis
11 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.50%) Scrum
11 12 (12.50%) Finance
12 11 (11.46%) Test Scripting
12 11 (11.46%) Open Source
13 10 (10.42%) Data Migration
13 10 (10.42%) Migration
13 10 (10.42%) SQL
13 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
13 10 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
14 9 (9.38%) Big Data
14 9 (9.38%) T-SQL
14 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Magento
2 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Wireless
2 3 (3.13%) Internet
2 3 (3.13%) LAN
2 3 (3.13%) MPLS
2 3 (3.13%) NAS
2 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.38%) Big Data
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.13%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.04%) DataStage
6 1 (1.04%) MS Access
6 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Automotive
3 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (4.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
1 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Waterfall
3 29 (30.21%) User Stories
4 21 (21.88%) Project Management
5 20 (20.83%) Use Case
6 17 (17.71%) Data Modelling
7 16 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 16 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (15.63%) Service Design
9 14 (14.58%) Target Operating Model
10 13 (13.54%) Data Analysis
11 12 (12.50%) Scrum
11 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (11.46%) Open Source
12 11 (11.46%) Test Scripting
13 10 (10.42%) Data Migration
13 10 (10.42%) Migration
13 10 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
14 9 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.08%) R
4 1 (1.04%) C
4 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.13%) Google
3 2 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.04%) ATG
4 1 (1.04%) Demandware
4 1 (1.04%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) hybris
4 1 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.04%) SAP
4 1 (1.04%) Tableau