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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 459 479 464
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 159 159 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 121 123
Median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £34.00
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
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +3 96 £525 - 7
South East +14 18 £388 +10.71% 1
North West +8 15 £425 +36.00% 1
East of England +14 10 £425 - 1
East Midlands -10 6 £375 +1.69% 1
South West +12 5 £375 - 2
West Midlands -18 5 £330 -26.66% 2
Yorkshire +18 4 £275 -46.21%
IT Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 125 (36.02%) Business Analysis
2 97 (27.95%) Finance
3 86 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (19.88%) Banking
6 55 (15.85%) Data Analysis
7 36 (10.37%) Project Management
8 34 (9.80%) SQL
9 33 (9.51%) SDLC
10 29 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (8.36%) Front Office
10 29 (8.36%) Scrum
11 28 (8.07%) Investment Banking
11 28 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (7.78%) Use Case
13 26 (7.49%) ISEB
14 23 (6.63%) UML
15 22 (6.34%) Degree
16 20 (5.76%) Retail
16 20 (5.76%) SharePoint
16 20 (5.76%) MS Visio
17 19 (5.48%) Process Improvement
18 18 (5.19%) Migration
18 18 (5.19%) Change Management
18 18 (5.19%) Waterfall
19 16 (4.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 15 (4.32%) User Stories
20 15 (4.32%) Equities
20 15 (4.32%) Risk Management
20 15 (4.32%) Microsoft

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 20 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.58%) Apache
3 2 (0.58%) CMS
3 2 (0.58%) Documentum
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.29%) CICS
4 1 (0.29%) Confluence
4 1 (0.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (5.76%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.17%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.73%) MS Office
5 4 (1.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) SAP WM
1 3 (0.86%) Summit
2 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.29%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.29%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.29%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.29%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.29%) SunGard Stream Ubix
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.73%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.44%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (1.44%) Office 365
3 4 (1.15%) SaaS
4 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) NAS
1 4 (1.15%) Network Security
2 2 (0.58%) Intranet
2 2 (0.58%) LAN
2 2 (0.58%) WAN
3 1 (0.29%) BGP
3 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.29%) Firewall
3 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.29%) MPLS
3 1 (0.29%) Multicast
3 1 (0.29%) OSPF
3 1 (0.29%) SAN
3 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.29%) VoIP
3 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
1 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (0.86%) QlikView
1 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (0.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.58%) Big Data
2 2 (0.58%) DB2
2 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.29%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.31%) JIRA
2 5 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.29%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.29%) TestRail
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (27.95%) Finance
2 69 (19.88%) Banking
3 29 (8.36%) Front Office
4 28 (8.07%) Investment Banking
5 20 (5.76%) Retail
6 14 (4.03%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.02%) Marketing
9 6 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.73%) Legal
10 4 (1.15%) Back Office
10 4 (1.15%) Law
10 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.86%) Advertising
11 3 (0.86%) Billing
11 3 (0.86%) German Language
12 2 (0.58%) Automotive
12 2 (0.58%) French Language
13 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.44%) FpML
2 4 (1.15%) .NET
3 3 (0.86%) Web Services
3 3 (0.86%) XML
4 2 (0.58%) Middleware
4 2 (0.58%) Velocity
4 2 (0.58%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.32%) Equities
3 13 (3.75%) Derivative
4 12 (3.46%) Credit Risk
4 12 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.17%) Market Risk
6 9 (2.59%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (2.02%) User Experience
8 7 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.86%) FMCG
10 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.86%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.86%) Robotics
10 3 (0.86%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.73%) Windows
2 3 (0.86%) Linux
2 3 (0.86%) Unix
3 2 (0.58%) Android
3 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.02%) Business Analysis
2 86 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (15.85%) Data Analysis
5 36 (10.37%) Project Management
6 33 (9.51%) SDLC
7 29 (8.36%) Scrum
8 28 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (7.78%) Use Case
10 23 (6.63%) UML
11 19 (5.48%) Process Improvement
12 18 (5.19%) Change Management
12 18 (5.19%) Migration
12 18 (5.19%) Waterfall
13 16 (4.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 15 (4.32%) Risk Management
14 15 (4.32%) User Stories
15 14 (4.03%) E-Commerce
15 14 (4.03%) Kanban
16 13 (3.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.80%) SQL
2 7 (2.02%) Java
3 5 (1.44%) Python
4 4 (1.15%) C++
5 3 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.86%) PHP
6 2 (0.58%) C#
6 2 (0.58%) VBA
7 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.29%) COBOL
7 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (7.49%) ISEB
2 22 (6.34%) Degree
3 13 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.46%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.86%) IIBA
6 2 (0.58%) CBAP
6 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.29%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.59%) MiFID
2 8 (2.31%) EMIR
2 8 (2.31%) QA
3 6 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (1.73%) FATCA
4 2 (0.58%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.29%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.29%) Basel III
5 1 (0.29%) COREP
5 1 (0.29%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) GAMP
5 1 (0.29%) GxP
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (4.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.17%) SAP
3 7 (2.02%) Splunk
3 7 (2.02%) Symantec
4 6 (1.73%) Varonis
5 5 (1.44%) IBM
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle
6 4 (1.15%) hybris
6 4 (1.15%) Saba
7 3 (0.86%) Calypso
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco
7 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.58%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.58%) Charles River
8 2 (0.58%) Epicor
8 2 (0.58%) Kofax
8 2 (0.58%) Murex
8 2 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.58%) Sage
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