The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 19 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 139 134 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.75% 5.68% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.07% 5.91% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 102 103
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +37.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1965 2268 2464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.43% 96.10% 96.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1355 1427
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 236
Median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.08 £50.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the East of England region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the East of England region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +16 39 £375 -6.25% 1
Hertfordshire +5 30 £450 +23.28% 9
Suffolk -7 21 £435 -8.42% 1
Bedfordshire +2 18 £430 -4.44% 4
Norfolk +8 15 £425 +32.81% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 13 £400 - 8
East Anglia +4 2 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (43.10%) Business Analysis
2 66 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (17.24%) Finance
4 35 (15.09%) Use Case
4 35 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (12.93%) CRM
6 29 (12.50%) User Stories
7 26 (11.21%) SQL
8 22 (9.48%) Retail
9 21 (9.05%) Project Management
10 20 (8.62%) Data Analysis
11 19 (8.19%) Change Management
12 18 (7.76%) Marketing
12 18 (7.76%) Analytics
13 16 (6.90%) User Experience
13 16 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (6.90%) E-Commerce
14 15 (6.47%) ISEB
14 15 (6.47%) UML
14 15 (6.47%) Migration
14 15 (6.47%) Waterfall
15 14 (6.03%) Hadoop
15 14 (6.03%) Scrum
15 14 (6.03%) Workflow
16 13 (5.60%) Windows
16 13 (5.60%) MS Visio
16 13 (5.60%) Oracle
17 12 (5.17%) Mainframe
17 12 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.74%) CMS
2 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.72%) SAS
4 2 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (5.60%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.88%) MS Office
3 7 (3.02%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.29%) MS Project
5 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Sonata
1 8 (3.45%) Tercero
2 4 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.86%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.43%) Endur
4 1 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) Office 365
2 3 (1.29%) Veeva
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Force.com
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.03%) Hadoop
2 11 (4.74%) Big Data
3 9 (3.88%) DB2
4 7 (3.02%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.86%) Power BI
7 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.43%) Looker
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.43%) QlikView
7 1 (0.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (2.16%) JIRA
2 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (17.24%) Finance
2 22 (9.48%) Retail
3 18 (7.76%) Marketing
4 11 (4.74%) Automotive
4 11 (4.74%) Banking
5 10 (4.31%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.72%) Electronics
8 3 (1.29%) Law
9 2 (0.86%) Advertising
9 2 (0.86%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.86%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Local Government
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.29%) HTML
2 2 (0.86%) .NET
2 2 (0.86%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.86%) ODBC
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) Velocity
3 1 (0.43%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.90%) User Experience
3 12 (5.17%) Mainframe
4 8 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.45%) Reference Data
4 8 (3.45%) Reinsurance
5 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.16%) NHS
7 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.29%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.29%) EPoS
9 2 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.86%) Life Science
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.43%) IVR
10 1 (0.43%) LIMS
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.43%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.60%) Windows
2 7 (3.02%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.43%) Android
3 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (43.10%) Business Analysis
2 66 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (15.09%) Use Case
5 30 (12.93%) CRM
6 29 (12.50%) User Stories
7 21 (9.05%) Project Management
8 20 (8.62%) Data Analysis
9 19 (8.19%) Change Management
10 18 (7.76%) Analytics
11 16 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (6.90%) E-Commerce
12 15 (6.47%) Migration
12 15 (6.47%) UML
12 15 (6.47%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.03%) Scrum
13 14 (6.03%) Workflow
14 12 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.74%) Customer Analytics
15 11 (4.74%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.21%) SQL
2 2 (0.86%) C
2 2 (0.86%) C#
3 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.43%) COBOL
3 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (6.47%) ISEB
2 12 (5.17%) Degree
3 7 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.86%) CBAP
7 1 (0.43%) CISM
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) IIBA
7 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) GDPR
2 4 (1.72%) QA
3 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (5.60%) Oracle
2 10 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.88%) Adobe
3 9 (3.88%) CA Agile Central
4 8 (3.45%) Avaloq
4 8 (3.45%) FNZ
5 7 (3.02%) SAP
6 4 (1.72%) BMC
6 4 (1.72%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (1.72%) Remedy
7 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.86%) Citrix
8 2 (0.86%) IBM
8 2 (0.86%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.43%) Avaya
9 1 (0.43%) Cognos
9 1 (0.43%) Concur
9 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.43%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.43%) Siemens
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