The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 136 133 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.94% 8.04% 9.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.48% 8.65% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 85 76
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£450 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £453 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -8.33%
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
1435 1538 1393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.28% 92.99% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 780 625
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 97 113
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 1 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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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
Northamptonshire +6 65 £450 +5.88% 14
Nottinghamshire +8 32 £330 -5.71% 8
Leicestershire +12 30 £475 +35.71% 1
Derbyshire -4 4 £300 -17.80% 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 125 (42.52%) Finance
2 102 (34.69%) Business Analysis
3 88 (29.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (23.47%) Banking
5 64 (21.77%) Retail
6 37 (12.59%) E-Commerce
7 29 (9.86%) Change Management
8 28 (9.52%) Use Case
9 27 (9.18%) Project Management
10 25 (8.50%) Risk Management
11 20 (6.80%) UML
12 19 (6.46%) IBM
13 18 (6.12%) Retail Banking
14 17 (5.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (5.44%) WebSphere
16 14 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
16 14 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 13 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (4.42%) Data Analysis
18 12 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (3.74%) Migration
19 11 (3.74%) Legal
19 11 (3.74%) Customer Engagement
20 10 (3.40%) Business Process Improvement
20 10 (3.40%) Systems Analysis
21 9 (3.06%) Scrum
21 9 (3.06%) CRM
21 9 (3.06%) PRINCE2
22 8 (2.72%) BPR
22 8 (2.72%) Validation

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.44%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.02%) SAS
3 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) MS Project
2 2 (0.68%) MS Office
2 2 (0.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.34%) Agresso
2 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.02%) SMS
2 1 (0.34%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.02%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.34%) DB2
3 1 (0.34%) MS Access
3 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 125 (42.52%) Finance
2 69 (23.47%) Banking
3 64 (21.77%) Retail
4 18 (6.12%) Retail Banking
5 11 (3.74%) Legal
6 6 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Local Government
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.68%) .NET
1 2 (0.68%) J2EE
1 2 (0.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.34%) Spring
2 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.34%) Mason
2 1 (0.34%) CSS
2 1 (0.34%) Struts
2 1 (0.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (1.70%) Management Information System
1 5 (1.70%) NHS
2 3 (1.02%) SWIFT
3 2 (0.68%) Smart Meter
3 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.34%) DTV
4 1 (0.34%) CMDB
4 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.34%) FMCG
4 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.34%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (34.69%) Business Analysis
2 88 (29.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (12.59%) E-Commerce
4 29 (9.86%) Change Management
5 28 (9.52%) Use Case
6 27 (9.18%) Project Management
7 25 (8.50%) Risk Management
8 20 (6.80%) UML
9 14 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 14 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (4.42%) Data Analysis
11 12 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (3.74%) Customer Engagement
12 11 (3.74%) Migration
13 10 (3.40%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (3.40%) Business Process Improvement
14 9 (3.06%) Scrum
14 9 (3.06%) PRINCE2
14 9 (3.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.04%) SQL
2 4 (1.36%) C#
3 2 (0.68%) VBA
4 1 (0.34%) PL/1
4 1 (0.34%) Java
4 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (2.72%) Degree
2 7 (2.38%) ISEB
3 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) CBAP
5 1 (0.34%) IIBA
5 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.02%) ISO 8583
2 3 (1.02%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (6.46%) IBM
2 7 (2.38%) ATG
3 6 (2.04%) hybris
4 5 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle
5 4 (1.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.34%) Teradata
7 1 (0.34%) HP
7 1 (0.34%) Siemens
7 1 (0.34%) Sage
7 1 (0.34%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.34%) TSYS
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