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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 141 131 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.77% 8.60% 8.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.31% 9.10% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 96 85
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£400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £30.58 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+6.77% +14.30%
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
1515 1440 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.28% 94.55% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 749 776
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 109 100
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -2 64 £425 -5.55% 12
Nottinghamshire -4 45 £360 +2.85% 12
Leicestershire -15 10 £438 -7.89% 3
Derbyshire +1 6 £350 +16.66% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £396 - 1
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 90 (35.43%) Finance
2 74 (29.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 74 (29.13%) Business Analysis
3 53 (20.87%) Retail
4 40 (15.75%) Banking
5 39 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (13.39%) Systems Analysis
7 33 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 28 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (9.84%) GAP Analysis
10 23 (9.06%) Change Management
11 22 (8.66%) SDLC
12 21 (8.27%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (8.27%) Project Management
12 21 (8.27%) CRM
13 20 (7.87%) Data Modelling
13 20 (7.87%) Migration
14 19 (7.48%) Risk Management
14 19 (7.48%) Use Case
15 17 (6.69%) Business Process Improvement
16 14 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (4.33%) Business Transformation
17 11 (4.33%) Logical Data Model
18 10 (3.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 10 (3.94%) Time Management
18 10 (3.94%) Management Information System
18 10 (3.94%) Scrum
19 9 (3.54%) CMS
19 9 (3.54%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 9 (3.54%) CMS
2 8 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.18%) SAS
5 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.39%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.79%) MS Project
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.18%) Magento
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.39%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.39%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.39%) OPENHousing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.36%) Internet
2 4 (1.57%) Intranet
3 3 (1.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.39%) QlikView
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.39%) Lumira
4 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) JIRA
2 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 90 (35.43%) Finance
2 53 (20.87%) Retail
3 40 (15.75%) Banking
4 9 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.15%) Legal
5 8 (3.15%) Marketing
6 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.18%) Back Office
7 3 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) Electronics
8 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.57%) .NET
2 3 (1.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.39%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.36%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.97%) User Experience
4 5 (1.97%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.97%) iSeries
5 4 (1.57%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.57%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.57%) NHS
6 3 (1.18%) Equities
6 3 (1.18%) New Media
7 2 (0.79%) DTV
8 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.39%) FMCG
8 1 (0.39%) iPad
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (29.13%) Stakeholder Management
1 74 (29.13%) Business Analysis
2 39 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (13.39%) Systems Analysis
4 33 (12.99%) E-Commerce
5 25 (9.84%) GAP Analysis
6 23 (9.06%) Change Management
7 22 (8.66%) SDLC
8 21 (8.27%) CRM
8 21 (8.27%) Project Management
8 21 (8.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (7.87%) Data Modelling
9 20 (7.87%) Migration
10 19 (7.48%) Risk Management
10 19 (7.48%) Use Case
11 17 (6.69%) Business Process Improvement
12 14 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.33%) Business Transformation
13 11 (4.33%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.97%) SQL
2 1 (0.39%) VBA
2 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (1.97%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) ISEB
3 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.54%) QA
2 7 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (3.54%) Oracle
2 7 (2.76%) SAP
3 6 (2.36%) hybris
3 6 (2.36%) RedPrairie
4 5 (1.97%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.57%) ATG
6 3 (1.18%) Northgate
6 3 (1.18%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.18%) Tableau
7 2 (0.79%) Demandware
7 2 (0.79%) Norkom
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco
7 2 (0.79%) IBM
7 2 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.39%) Cognos
8 1 (0.39%) HP
8 1 (0.39%) JDA
8 1 (0.39%) Lotus
8 1 (0.39%) Sage
8 1 (0.39%) Remedy
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