The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 23 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 105 119 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.58% 7.31% 9.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.86% 7.61% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 86 98
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1531 1564 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.93% 96.07% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 934 741
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 98 106
Median hourly rate £13.45 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -8 32 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire -12 32 £368 +2.08% 6
Derbyshire +6 16 £406 +7.61% 2
Lincolnshire -1 6 £400 +0.94% 3
Leicestershire +2 5 £475 - 2
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 96 (43.64%) Business Analysis
2 82 (37.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 66 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (27.73%) Finance
5 35 (15.91%) Retail
6 33 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
8 27 (12.27%) Change Management
9 24 (10.91%) Scrum
10 22 (10.00%) ISEB
11 21 (9.55%) Manufacturing
11 21 (9.55%) Banking
12 20 (9.09%) Management Information System
13 19 (8.64%) Waterfall
14 18 (8.18%) Data Modelling
15 17 (7.73%) E-Commerce
15 17 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (7.73%) Logical Data Model
16 16 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (6.82%) Extreme Programming
18 14 (6.36%) Logistics
18 14 (6.36%) GAP Analysis
18 14 (6.36%) Project Management
18 14 (6.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (6.36%) SAP
18 14 (6.36%) Use Case
18 14 (6.36%) Information Governance
18 14 (6.36%) User Stories
18 14 (6.36%) SDLC
19 13 (5.91%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (1.36%) Confluence
2 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.18%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.82%) MS Project
3 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.36%) BASE24
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.91%) Maximo
4 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.45%) Sonata
5 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Firewall
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) DHCP
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) VLAN
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 61 (27.73%) Finance
2 35 (15.91%) Retail
3 21 (9.55%) Banking
3 21 (9.55%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.82%) Back Office
6 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.91%) Advertising
7 2 (0.91%) Billing
7 2 (0.91%) Electronics
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) .NET
1 1 (0.45%) Apache Flex
1 1 (0.45%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.00%) NHS
3 10 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.27%) EPoS
6 3 (1.36%) Tandem
7 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) Informatics
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.45%) PMI
8 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Linux
1 2 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) AIX
2 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.45%) Unix
2 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (43.64%) Business Analysis
2 82 (37.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 66 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
6 27 (12.27%) Change Management
7 24 (10.91%) Scrum
8 19 (8.64%) Waterfall
9 18 (8.18%) Data Modelling
10 17 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (7.73%) E-Commerce
10 17 (7.73%) Logical Data Model
11 15 (6.82%) Extreme Programming
12 14 (6.36%) GAP Analysis
12 14 (6.36%) Information Governance
12 14 (6.36%) Logistics
12 14 (6.36%) Project Management
12 14 (6.36%) SDLC
12 14 (6.36%) Use Case
12 14 (6.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.36%) SQL
2 2 (0.91%) ActionScript
2 2 (0.91%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (0.45%) C
3 1 (0.45%) Java
3 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (10.00%) ISEB
2 8 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.36%) CBAP
4 3 (1.36%) Degree
4 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) HNC
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.18%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (6.36%) SAP
2 10 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.64%) Oracle
4 3 (1.36%) Genesys
5 2 (0.91%) FNZ
6 1 (0.45%) F5
6 1 (0.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.45%) HP
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) Kronos
6 1 (0.45%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.45%) Software AG
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