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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 129 142 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.36% 9.10% 8.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.77% 9.67% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 73
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£425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £338 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.33 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -8.10%
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
1660 1469 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.75% 94.17% 91.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 722 562
Average daily rate £363 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 149 131
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.16 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +15.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £41.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -4 56 £425 -5.55% 6
Nottinghamshire +10 33 £375 +7.14% 5
Leicestershire +4 16 £450 +28.57% 3
Derbyshire 0 11 £350 -6.66% 2
Lincolnshire -1 1 £475 +46.71% 2
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 98 (37.26%) Finance
2 79 (30.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (24.71%) Business Analysis
4 56 (21.29%) Banking
5 38 (14.45%) Retail
6 34 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (11.03%) GAP Analysis
8 27 (10.27%) Project Management
9 26 (9.89%) Change Management
9 26 (9.89%) Systems Analysis
10 23 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (6.84%) E-Commerce
12 15 (5.70%) Migration
13 13 (4.94%) Oracle
13 13 (4.94%) Business Transformation
13 13 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (4.56%) SQL
15 11 (4.18%) Business Process Improvement
15 11 (4.18%) Retail Banking
15 11 (4.18%) Data Analysis
15 11 (4.18%) WebSphere
16 10 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (3.80%) Logistics
16 10 (3.80%) Business Process Mapping
16 10 (3.80%) UML
16 10 (3.80%) Six Sigma
17 9 (3.42%) NHS
17 9 (3.42%) OO
17 9 (3.42%) CRM
17 9 (3.42%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 11 (4.18%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.28%) SAS
3 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.76%) Confluence
4 2 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.28%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Magento
2 2 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.76%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.38%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Office 365
1 1 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) SMS
2 1 (0.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (0.76%) QlikView
2 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.38%) OLAP
3 1 (0.38%) Big Data
3 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 98 (37.26%) Finance
2 56 (21.29%) Banking
3 38 (14.45%) Retail
4 11 (4.18%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.90%) Legal
5 5 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.52%) Billing
7 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.14%) Marketing
8 2 (0.76%) Front Office
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.90%) ASP.NET
1 5 (1.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.38%) HTML
2 1 (0.38%) CSS
2 1 (0.38%) Web Services
2 1 (0.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.42%) NHS
2 9 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.04%) Smart Meter
3 8 (3.04%) Equities
4 7 (2.66%) User Experience
5 6 (2.28%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.52%) iSeries
7 4 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) FMCG
8 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.28%) UNIX
2 5 (1.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 65 (24.71%) Business Analysis
3 34 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.03%) GAP Analysis
5 27 (10.27%) Project Management
6 26 (9.89%) Change Management
6 26 (9.89%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (6.84%) E-Commerce
8 15 (5.70%) Migration
9 13 (4.94%) Business Transformation
9 13 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (4.18%) Business Process Improvement
10 11 (4.18%) Data Analysis
11 10 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (3.80%) Logistics
11 10 (3.80%) Business Process Mapping
11 10 (3.80%) UML
11 10 (3.80%) Six Sigma
12 9 (3.42%) OO
12 9 (3.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.56%) SQL
2 8 (3.04%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.38%) PHP
4 1 (0.38%) C#
4 1 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (2.66%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.90%) ISEB
3 4 (1.52%) Degree
4 1 (0.38%) CIMA
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.76%) QA
1 2 (0.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (4.94%) Oracle
2 8 (3.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.66%) SAP
4 6 (2.28%) RedPrairie
5 4 (1.52%) hybris
5 4 (1.52%) HP
6 3 (1.14%) Tableau
7 2 (0.76%) Northgate
7 2 (0.76%) Demandware
7 2 (0.76%) ATG
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco
7 2 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) Siemens
8 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.38%) Cognos
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