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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 19 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 128 133 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.89% 8.21% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.22% 8.53% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 94 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
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
1558 1559 1504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 96.23% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 932 772
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 101 105
Median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.25 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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
Nottinghamshire -8 46 £385 +6.94% 9
Northamptonshire -3 40 £450 +2.85% 3
Derbyshire +1 16 £413 +13.79% 2
Leicestershire +6 9 £485 +46.41% 2
Lincolnshire -1 9 £400 +0.94% 3
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 118 (47.97%) Business Analysis
2 82 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (29.67%) Finance
5 32 (13.01%) Banking
6 29 (11.79%) Change Management
6 29 (11.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (11.38%) Management Information System
7 28 (11.38%) Retail
8 26 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (10.16%) ISEB
9 25 (10.16%) Manufacturing
9 25 (10.16%) Scrum
9 25 (10.16%) Waterfall
10 24 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
11 20 (8.13%) User Stories
11 20 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (7.72%) Project Management
13 17 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (6.91%) Data Modelling
13 17 (6.91%) Logistics
14 16 (6.50%) E-Commerce
14 16 (6.50%) BPMN
14 16 (6.50%) Use Case
15 15 (6.10%) Logical Data Model
15 15 (6.10%) Microsoft
16 14 (5.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (5.69%) PRINCE2
16 14 (5.69%) Information Governance
17 13 (5.28%) NHS

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 (1.22%) Confluence
2 1 (0.41%) CMS
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.47%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.44%) MS Office
3 5 (2.03%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.81%) BASE24
3 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.41%) Sonata
4 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) DHCP
2 1 (0.41%) Firewall
2 1 (0.41%) LAN
2 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.03%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.41%) Grunt
2 1 (0.41%) gulp
2 1 (0.41%) LSMW
2 1 (0.41%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.41%) YouTrack
General
1 73 (29.67%) Finance
2 32 (13.01%) Banking
3 28 (11.38%) Retail
4 25 (10.16%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.03%) Back Office
7 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Billing
8 2 (0.81%) Electronics
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) XML
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) Ajax
2 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.41%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.41%) CSS
2 1 (0.41%) CSS3
2 1 (0.41%) HTML
2 1 (0.41%) HTML5
2 1 (0.41%) JSON
2 1 (0.41%) Node.js
2 1 (0.41%) Velocity
2 1 (0.41%) Web Services
2 1 (0.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.38%) Management Information System
2 20 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.28%) NHS
4 7 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.22%) User Experience
6 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.81%) EPoS
6 2 (0.81%) Tandem
7 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) EMV
7 1 (0.41%) Informatics
7 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.81%) Unix
2 1 (0.41%) AIX
2 1 (0.41%) Linux
2 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.97%) Business Analysis
2 82 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.79%) Change Management
4 29 (11.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (10.16%) Scrum
6 25 (10.16%) Waterfall
7 24 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 20 (8.13%) User Stories
9 19 (7.72%) Project Management
10 17 (6.91%) Data Modelling
10 17 (6.91%) Logistics
11 16 (6.50%) BPMN
11 16 (6.50%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.50%) Use Case
12 15 (6.10%) Logical Data Model
13 14 (5.69%) Information Governance
13 14 (5.69%) PRINCE2
14 13 (5.28%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.22%) SQL
2 2 (0.81%) ActionScript
2 2 (0.81%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (0.41%) C
3 1 (0.41%) Java
3 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (10.16%) ISEB
2 11 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.66%) Degree
5 3 (1.22%) CBAP
5 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) HNC
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.47%) SAP
3 5 (2.03%) FNZ
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle
5 3 (1.22%) Genesys
6 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.41%) Kronos
6 1 (0.41%) Pega
6 1 (0.41%) Perforce
6 1 (0.41%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.41%) Tableau
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Rate: £400 - £455 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Benefits + Bonus
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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