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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 24 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 99 109 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.18% 6.20% 8.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 6.43% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 78 79
Average daily rate £375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +76.47%
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
1543 1696 1522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.38% 96.53% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 960 744
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 93 157
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.31 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +10 38 £346 -7.83% 2
Northamptonshire -8 26 £500 +17.64% 8
Derbyshire +12 8 £388 +10.71%
Lincolnshire +5 3 £260 -48.05%
Leicestershire -9 3 £438 +2.94% 4
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 71 (39.44%) Business Analysis
2 52 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (24.44%) Finance
4 39 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (19.44%) Retail
6 21 (11.67%) E-Commerce
6 21 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (10.56%) Scrum
8 18 (10.00%) Change Management
8 18 (10.00%) Use Case
9 17 (9.44%) Data Analysis
10 16 (8.89%) Data Modelling
10 16 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
10 16 (8.89%) SDLC
10 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (8.33%) ISEB
12 13 (7.22%) Waterfall
13 12 (6.67%) Project Management
13 12 (6.67%) SAP
14 11 (6.11%) ITIL
15 10 (5.56%) Management Information System
15 10 (5.56%) Risk Management
16 9 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (5.00%) Migration
16 9 (5.00%) Banking
16 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2
16 9 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (5.00%) ERP
16 9 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (4.44%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (1.11%) Confluence
1 2 (1.11%) SAS
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.67%) MS Project
2 3 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Maximo
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.11%) BASE24
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.56%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) DHCP
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) LAN
2 1 (0.56%) VLAN
2 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.56%) DB2
2 1 (0.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.11%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) ERwin
2 1 (0.56%) JMeter
2 1 (0.56%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 44 (24.44%) Finance
2 35 (19.44%) Retail
3 9 (5.00%) Banking
4 7 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.22%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.89%) EPoS
4 5 (2.78%) NHS
5 3 (1.67%) User Experience
6 2 (1.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.11%) Tandem
7 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.67%) Android
2 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.11%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) AIX
3 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Unix
3 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.44%) Business Analysis
2 52 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.67%) E-Commerce
4 21 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (10.56%) Scrum
6 18 (10.00%) Change Management
6 18 (10.00%) Use Case
7 17 (9.44%) Data Analysis
8 16 (8.89%) Data Modelling
8 16 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (8.89%) SDLC
9 13 (7.22%) Waterfall
10 12 (6.67%) Project Management
11 11 (6.11%) ITIL
12 10 (5.56%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.00%) ERP
13 9 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (5.00%) Migration
13 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
2 1 (0.56%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 15 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.67%) Degree
3 3 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.56%) CBAP
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (6.67%) SAP
2 8 (4.44%) Oracle
3 6 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.67%) Citrix
4 3 (1.67%) HP
5 2 (1.11%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.11%) IBM
5 2 (1.11%) Teradata
6 1 (0.56%) ATG
6 1 (0.56%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.56%) Demandware
6 1 (0.56%) F5
6 1 (0.56%) FNZ
6 1 (0.56%) hybris
6 1 (0.56%) Infor
6 1 (0.56%) Pega
6 1 (0.56%) Planview
6 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.56%) Siebel
6 1 (0.56%) Talend
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Rate: £525 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago