The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 23 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.64% 1.86% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 1.95% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £260 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +73.52%
Business Analyst
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 256 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 94.55% 95.17% 96.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 126 146
Average daily rate £360 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 30
Average hourly rate £10.44 £16.00 £15.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.75% +1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £12.60 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £25.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +5 5 £390 -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 14 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 6 (21.43%) Workflow
3 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Release Management
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) ISEB
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Android
6 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Use Case
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 2 (7.14%) Fujitsu
7 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Release Management
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Workflow
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Use Case
6 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Citrix
1 3 (10.71%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Fujitsu
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Baan
3 1 (3.57%) SAP