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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 17 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 116 94 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.31% 5.61% 9.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.60% 5.86% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 65 89
Median daily rate £395 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +73.52%
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
1526 1604 1436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 921 705
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 84 152
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 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
(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 +6 42 £450 +5.88% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 36 £373 -0.66% 4
Derbyshire +19 10 £389 +11.07% 3
Leicestershire -7 5 £375 -21.05% 3
Lincolnshire +3 3 £260 -48.05%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 88 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 63 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (27.27%) Finance
4 45 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (20.20%) Retail
6 28 (14.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (12.12%) Change Management
7 24 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 22 (11.11%) Scrum
8 22 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (10.10%) Use Case
10 19 (9.60%) SDLC
11 17 (8.59%) ISEB
11 17 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
12 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (7.58%) Banking
14 14 (7.07%) Data Modelling
14 14 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (6.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (6.57%) Information Governance
16 12 (6.06%) Waterfall
16 12 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
16 12 (6.06%) SAP
17 11 (5.56%) Project Management
17 11 (5.56%) Data Analysis
17 11 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
17 11 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
17 11 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
18 10 (5.05%) Oracle

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 2 (1.01%) Confluence
1 2 (1.01%) SAS
2 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (2.53%) MS Project
1 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Maximo
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.01%) BASE24
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) DHCP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) LAN
2 1 (0.51%) VLAN
2 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.51%) Big Data
2 1 (0.51%) DB2
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.51%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 54 (27.27%) Finance
2 40 (20.20%) Retail
3 15 (7.58%) Banking
4 13 (6.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.01%) Advertising
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.51%) Apache Flex
1 1 (0.51%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.54%) EPoS
2 7 (3.54%) NHS
3 3 (1.52%) User Experience
4 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.01%) Tandem
5 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.51%) PMI
5 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.01%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) AIX
2 1 (0.51%) Android
2 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.51%) Linux
2 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.51%) Unix
2 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 63 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (14.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (12.12%) Change Management
5 24 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 22 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 22 (11.11%) Scrum
7 20 (10.10%) Use Case
8 19 (9.60%) SDLC
9 17 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (7.07%) Data Modelling
11 13 (6.57%) Information Governance
12 12 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (6.06%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.56%) Data Analysis
13 11 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
13 11 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
13 11 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.52%) SQL
2 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
2 1 (0.51%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) ISEB
2 5 (2.53%) Degree
3 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) CBAP
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (6.06%) SAP
2 10 (5.05%) Oracle
3 4 (2.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.52%) Citrix
5 2 (1.01%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.01%) HP
5 2 (1.01%) IBM
5 2 (1.01%) Teradata
6 1 (0.51%) ATG
6 1 (0.51%) Demandware
6 1 (0.51%) F5
6 1 (0.51%) FNZ
6 1 (0.51%) hybris
6 1 (0.51%) Infor
6 1 (0.51%) Planview
6 1 (0.51%) Software AG
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