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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 17 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 121 91 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.31% 5.74% 8.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.97% 6.21% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 74
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£425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £28.82
% change year-on-year
+18.25% -0.22%
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
1519 1465 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.78% 92.37% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 757 652
Average daily rate £350 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 96 130
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.06 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% -44.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +8 53 £425 -2.85% 9
Nottinghamshire +20 37 £400 +19.40% 5
Leicestershire +3 17 £375 +15.38% 9
Derbyshire -5 6 £307 -12.26% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £410 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 116 (41.28%) Finance
2 86 (30.60%) Business Analysis
3 85 (30.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (24.20%) Banking
5 65 (23.13%) Retail
6 38 (13.52%) E-Commerce
7 33 (11.74%) Change Management
8 28 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (9.25%) Use Case
11 25 (8.90%) Risk Management
12 22 (7.83%) WebSphere
12 22 (7.83%) Retail Banking
13 20 (7.12%) Project Management
14 19 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
15 17 (6.05%) IBM
15 17 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (6.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (5.34%) UML
17 14 (4.98%) Legal
18 12 (4.27%) Oracle
18 12 (4.27%) Business Process Improvement
19 11 (3.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 11 (3.91%) Systems Analysis
20 10 (3.56%) Manufacturing
21 9 (3.20%) User Experience
21 9 (3.20%) Data Analysis
21 9 (3.20%) Requirements Analysis
21 9 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
22 8 (2.85%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (7.83%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.07%) SAS
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.07%) MS Office
2 2 (0.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.07%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) ATM
1 4 (1.42%) Intranet
2 3 (1.07%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (1.42%) MS Access
3 3 (1.07%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) RSpec
2 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
General
1 116 (41.28%) Finance
2 68 (24.20%) Banking
3 65 (23.13%) Retail
4 22 (7.83%) Retail Banking
5 14 (4.98%) Legal
6 10 (3.56%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.78%) Marketing
7 5 (1.78%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.71%) Back Office
9 2 (0.71%) Electronics
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.71%) Middleware
2 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.36%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.20%) User Experience
3 6 (2.14%) NHS
4 5 (1.78%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.78%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.42%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.71%) DTV
6 2 (0.71%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.36%) iPad
7 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.07%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.60%) Business Analysis
2 85 (30.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (13.52%) E-Commerce
4 33 (11.74%) Change Management
5 28 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (9.25%) Use Case
7 25 (8.90%) Risk Management
8 20 (7.12%) Project Management
9 19 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
10 17 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (5.34%) UML
12 12 (4.27%) Business Process Improvement
13 11 (3.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (3.91%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (3.20%) Data Analysis
14 9 (3.20%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (2.85%) Validation
15 8 (2.85%) Migration
15 8 (2.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.78%) SQL
2 4 (1.42%) C#
3 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (2.14%) ISEB
1 6 (2.14%) Degree
2 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) CBAP
4 1 (0.36%) IIBA
4 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.71%) FATCA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (6.05%) IBM
2 12 (4.27%) Oracle
3 7 (2.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.07%) SAP
5 3 (1.07%) Siemens
6 2 (0.71%) Sage
6 2 (0.71%) TSYS
6 2 (0.71%) HP
7 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.36%) ATG
7 1 (0.36%) hybris
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