The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 489 427 472
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +45
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 106 194 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 137 110
Median daily rate £450 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £337 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
IT Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -67 70 £525 -1.40% 11
South East +34 16 £388 +10.71% 2
South West +15 7 £375 -6.25% 1
North West 0 6 £433 +23.57%
East Midlands -3 3 £413 +10.00%
West Midlands -16 3 - - 1
East of England +3 1 £450 +38.46%
IT Business Analyst
UK

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT 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 England region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 103 (36.01%) Business Analysis
2 90 (31.47%) Finance
3 74 (25.87%) Banking
4 65 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (15.03%) Data Analysis
7 35 (12.24%) Investment Banking
8 32 (11.19%) Front Office
9 29 (10.14%) SQL
10 27 (9.44%) Project Management
11 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (8.74%) Derivative
13 23 (8.04%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (7.34%) SDLC
14 21 (7.34%) UML
15 20 (6.99%) Change Management
15 20 (6.99%) Migration
16 19 (6.64%) MS Visio
16 19 (6.64%) Equities
16 19 (6.64%) Use Case
16 19 (6.64%) Waterfall
17 18 (6.29%) Scrum
18 17 (5.94%) ISEB
19 16 (5.59%) Data Modelling
20 15 (5.24%) SharePoint
20 15 (5.24%) MiFID
21 14 (4.90%) Degree
21 14 (4.90%) Process Improvement
22 13 (4.55%) Market Risk
22 13 (4.55%) Retail

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.70%) CMS
2 2 (0.70%) Confluence
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Apache
3 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.35%) SAS
3 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (6.64%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) MS Office
5 3 (1.05%) MS Project
6 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Summit
1 3 (1.05%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.35%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.35%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.10%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (1.75%) Office 365
2 5 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.40%) SaaS
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) NAS
2 2 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.35%) LAN
3 1 (0.35%) SAN
3 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.35%) VoIP
3 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.05%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.70%) Big Data
3 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.35%) HBase
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (3.50%) JIRA
2 3 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.35%) TestRail
General
1 90 (31.47%) Finance
2 74 (25.87%) Banking
3 35 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 32 (11.19%) Front Office
5 13 (4.55%) Retail
6 10 (3.50%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.80%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.80%) Marketing
8 6 (2.10%) Back Office
8 6 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.75%) Legal
9 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.05%) Advertising
11 2 (0.70%) Billing
11 2 (0.70%) French Language
11 2 (0.70%) Games
11 2 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.40%) FpML
2 3 (1.05%) Middleware
2 3 (1.05%) XML
3 2 (0.70%) Velocity
3 2 (0.70%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.35%) .NET
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.74%) Derivative
3 19 (6.64%) Equities
4 13 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 13 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (4.55%) Market Risk
5 11 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (3.50%) Credit Risk
6 10 (3.50%) User Experience
7 7 (2.45%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.40%) Fintech
8 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
9 3 (1.05%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (1.05%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.70%) FMCG
10 2 (0.70%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.70%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.75%) Windows
2 3 (1.05%) Linux
2 3 (1.05%) Unix
3 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.35%) Android
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.01%) Business Analysis
2 65 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (15.03%) Data Analysis
5 27 (9.44%) Project Management
6 23 (8.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (7.34%) SDLC
7 21 (7.34%) UML
8 20 (6.99%) Change Management
8 20 (6.99%) Migration
9 19 (6.64%) Use Case
9 19 (6.64%) Waterfall
10 18 (6.29%) Scrum
11 16 (5.59%) Data Modelling
12 14 (4.90%) Process Improvement
13 12 (4.20%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.20%) User Stories
13 12 (4.20%) Validation
13 12 (4.20%) Workflow
14 11 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.14%) SQL
2 6 (2.10%) Python
3 4 (1.40%) C++
4 3 (1.05%) Java
5 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.35%) C#
5 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (5.94%) ISEB
2 14 (4.90%) Degree
3 11 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.15%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) IIBA
5 3 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.70%) ACCA
6 2 (0.70%) CBAP
6 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.35%) AAT
7 1 (0.35%) CFA
7 1 (0.35%) CIMA
7 1 (0.35%) CISA
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.24%) MiFID
2 10 (3.50%) EMIR
3 7 (2.45%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (2.10%) QA
5 5 (1.75%) FATCA
6 3 (1.05%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.70%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.35%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.45%) Splunk
2 7 (2.45%) Symantec
2 7 (2.45%) Varonis
3 5 (1.75%) SAP
4 4 (1.40%) Oracle
4 4 (1.40%) Saba
5 3 (1.05%) Calypso
5 3 (1.05%) SunGard
6 2 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco
6 2 (0.70%) Epicor
6 2 (0.70%) HP
6 2 (0.70%) IBM
6 2 (0.70%) Murex
6 2 (0.70%) Pega
6 2 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.70%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) iManage
7 1 (0.35%) Workday
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