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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 31 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 83 113 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.30% 7.83% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 8.11% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 81 72
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.59 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+45.30% +7.14%
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
1485 1394 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.77% 96.54% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 760 775
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £223 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 84 116
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.44 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Nottinghamshire -2 31 £350 -18.60% 4
Northamptonshire -10 19 £450 +5.88% 2
Derbyshire -5 15 £375 +19.36% 2
Leicestershire -27 4 - - 6
Lincolnshire -6 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 74 (39.78%) Business Analysis
2 48 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (22.58%) Finance
4 40 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (17.20%) Retail
6 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (11.29%) Use Case
7 21 (11.29%) CRM
8 20 (10.75%) Project Management
8 20 (10.75%) Waterfall
9 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (9.14%) SDLC
11 15 (8.06%) Change Management
12 14 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (6.99%) Data Modelling
13 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.45%) Oracle
14 12 (6.45%) SAP
14 12 (6.45%) Banking
14 12 (6.45%) Scrum
14 12 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (6.45%) Risk Management
14 12 (6.45%) Data Analysis
14 12 (6.45%) Business Process Mapping
15 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (4.84%) ITIL
16 9 (4.84%) PRINCE2
16 9 (4.84%) Workflow
16 9 (4.84%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (2.15%) SAS
2 3 (1.61%) CMS
2 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.08%) Confluence
4 1 (0.54%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.54%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.54%) Maximo
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.54%) MS Access
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.15%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) ERwin
2 1 (0.54%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (22.58%) Finance
2 32 (17.20%) Retail
3 12 (6.45%) Banking
4 7 (3.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
7 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.15%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.69%) NHS
3 5 (2.69%) User Experience
4 4 (2.15%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.08%) EPoS
5 2 (1.08%) iSeries
6 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.54%) FMCG
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.61%) Android
2 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (39.78%) Business Analysis
2 48 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.29%) CRM
4 21 (11.29%) Use Case
5 20 (10.75%) Project Management
5 20 (10.75%) Waterfall
6 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
7 17 (9.14%) SDLC
7 17 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (8.06%) Change Management
9 14 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.99%) Data Modelling
11 12 (6.45%) Business Process Mapping
11 12 (6.45%) Data Analysis
11 12 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (6.45%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.45%) Scrum
12 9 (4.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
2 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (0.54%) C
2 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.23%) ISEB
2 5 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.15%) Degree
4 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CBAP
5 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (6.45%) Oracle
1 12 (6.45%) SAP
2 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (2.15%) Pega
4 4 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.61%) ATG
5 3 (1.61%) Citrix
5 3 (1.61%) hybris
5 3 (1.61%) IBM
6 2 (1.08%) HP
6 2 (1.08%) Teradata
7 1 (0.54%) Baan
7 1 (0.54%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.54%) Demandware
7 1 (0.54%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.54%) Informatica
7 1 (0.54%) Siebel
7 1 (0.54%) Talend
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