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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / East Midlands
Rank 26 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 83 76 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.67% 5.04% 7.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 5.26% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 74
Median daily rate £400 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.71 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +19.32%

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
1394 1444 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.28% 95.69% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 827 775
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 72 95
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 31 £450 - 4
Nottinghamshire +1 20 £375 +4.89% 2
Derbyshire +1 17 £400 +31.14% 2
Leicestershire +8 8 £350 +2.94% 1
Lincolnshire +1 2 £350 -17.64%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 92 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (36.61%) Finance
4 71 (31.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (16.96%) Scrum
6 33 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (13.39%) Banking
8 25 (11.16%) Change Management
8 25 (11.16%) User Stories
9 22 (9.82%) Manufacturing
9 22 (9.82%) Microsoft
9 22 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (9.82%) Waterfall
10 21 (9.38%) Data Modelling
11 20 (8.93%) ISEB
11 20 (8.93%) Project Management
12 19 (8.48%) Retail
12 19 (8.48%) Requirements Analysis
13 17 (7.59%) Logical Data Model
14 16 (7.14%) Use Case
14 16 (7.14%) BPMN
15 14 (6.25%) Management Information System
15 14 (6.25%) MS Visio
16 13 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (5.80%) UML
16 13 (5.80%) PRINCE2
16 13 (5.80%) Extreme Programming
17 12 (5.36%) Migration
17 12 (5.36%) MS Office
17 12 (5.36%) MS Excel

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 7 (3.13%) Confluence
2 3 (1.34%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.45%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (1.34%) Office 365
2 3 (1.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.89%) Big Data
2 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.45%) QlikView
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.02%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Grunt
2 1 (0.45%) gulp
2 1 (0.45%) LSMW
2 1 (0.45%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.45%) YouTrack
General
1 82 (36.61%) Finance
2 30 (13.39%) Banking
3 22 (9.82%) Manufacturing
4 19 (8.48%) Retail
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.34%) XML
2 2 (0.89%) JSON
3 1 (0.45%) Ajax
3 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.45%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) CSS3
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) HTML5
3 1 (0.45%) Node.js
3 1 (0.45%) REST
3 1 (0.45%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) Velocity
3 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.57%) NHS
4 6 (2.68%) User Experience
5 5 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.79%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.79%) FMCG
7 3 (1.34%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.89%) EPoS
9 1 (0.45%) EMV
9 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.45%) AIX
1 1 (0.45%) Linux
1 1 (0.45%) Unix
1 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 92 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (31.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (16.96%) Scrum
5 33 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (11.16%) Change Management
6 25 (11.16%) User Stories
7 22 (9.82%) Waterfall
8 21 (9.38%) Data Modelling
9 20 (8.93%) Project Management
10 19 (8.48%) Requirements Analysis
11 17 (7.59%) Logical Data Model
12 16 (7.14%) BPMN
12 16 (7.14%) Use Case
13 13 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (5.80%) Extreme Programming
13 13 (5.80%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.80%) UML
14 12 (5.36%) Migration
15 11 (4.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.68%) SQL
2 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (8.93%) ISEB
2 8 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.13%) Degree
3 7 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.89%) CBAP
5 2 (0.89%) IIBA
6 1 (0.45%) APMP
6 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.45%) P3O
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.13%) SAP
3 6 (2.68%) FNZ
4 4 (1.79%) Pega
5 3 (1.34%) HP
5 3 (1.34%) KANA
6 2 (0.89%) Genesys
6 2 (0.89%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.45%) Citrix
7 1 (0.45%) Cognos
7 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.45%) Google
7 1 (0.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) Infor
7 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle
7 1 (0.45%) Perforce
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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