The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 480 480 496
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 111 102 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 78 42
Average daily rate £460 £481 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £418 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £632
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead 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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lead Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +8 50 £474 -13.81% 14
South East +20 18 £445 -8.71% 1
South West +5 14 £475 -5.00% 1
East Midlands -4 9 £450 +2.85% 2
Yorkshire -19 9 £423 -6.00% 1
East of England -8 4 £528 +11.05% 1
South Coast - 3 £450 -
North West -13 2 £438 -2.77%
West Midlands -13 2 £450 +7.14%
Lead Business Analyst
UK

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 96 (44.65%) Finance
2 90 (41.86%) Business Analysis
3 64 (29.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (23.72%) Banking
6 24 (11.16%) ISEB
7 22 (10.23%) Use Case
8 21 (9.77%) Mentoring
8 21 (9.77%) Retail
8 21 (9.77%) Project Management
9 19 (8.84%) Waterfall
10 17 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (7.91%) Microsoft
10 17 (7.91%) SQL
11 16 (7.44%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (6.98%) Data Analysis
13 14 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (6.51%) Telecoms
13 14 (6.51%) Target Operating Model
13 14 (6.51%) User Stories
14 13 (6.05%) UML
15 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
15 12 (5.58%) QA
16 11 (5.12%) Change Management
16 11 (5.12%) Validation
16 11 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 10 (4.65%) Investment Banking
18 9 (4.19%) Data Management

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.86%) SAS
2 3 (1.40%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.93%) Sonata
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.47%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) MVNO
1 3 (1.40%) Skype
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.86%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.40%) MySQL
3 3 (1.40%) QlikView
4 2 (0.93%) Big Data
4 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.93%) DataStage
4 2 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (0.93%) MS Access
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (0.93%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) ERwin
1 1 (0.47%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.47%) Rational Rose
1 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.47%) VersionOne
General
1 96 (44.65%) Finance
2 51 (23.72%) Banking
3 21 (9.77%) Retail
4 14 (6.51%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.72%) Front Office
7 7 (3.26%) Advertising
7 7 (3.26%) Legal
8 5 (2.33%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.40%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.47%) Automotive
11 1 (0.47%) Billing
11 1 (0.47%) French Language
11 1 (0.47%) Marketing
11 1 (0.47%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.86%) .NET
2 3 (1.40%) XBRL
3 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
3 1 (0.47%) CSS3
3 1 (0.47%) HTML
3 1 (0.47%) HTML5
3 1 (0.47%) jQuery
3 1 (0.47%) Middleware
3 1 (0.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.19%) Credit Risk
4 7 (3.26%) Derivative
5 5 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.33%) NHS
5 5 (2.33%) User Experience
6 4 (1.86%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.86%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.86%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.93%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.47%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.40%) Linux
2 2 (0.93%) Unix
2 2 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (41.86%) Business Analysis
2 64 (29.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (10.23%) Use Case
5 21 (9.77%) Mentoring
5 21 (9.77%) Project Management
6 19 (8.84%) Waterfall
7 17 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (7.44%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.98%) Data Analysis
10 14 (6.51%) Target Operating Model
10 14 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (6.51%) User Stories
11 13 (6.05%) UML
12 11 (5.12%) Change Management
12 11 (5.12%) Validation
13 10 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (4.19%) Data Management
14 9 (4.19%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (4.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.91%) SQL
2 5 (2.33%) C
3 4 (1.86%) C#
3 4 (1.86%) C++
4 3 (1.40%) Java
4 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.93%) R
6 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (11.16%) ISEB
2 4 (1.86%) Degree
2 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.47%) CBAP
5 1 (0.47%) IIBA
5 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) QA
2 5 (2.33%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) MiFID
5 1 (0.47%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.72%) Oracle
3 5 (2.33%) Cognos
3 5 (2.33%) hybris
4 3 (1.40%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) Avaloq
5 2 (0.93%) Baan
5 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.93%) FNZ
5 2 (0.93%) IBM
5 2 (0.93%) Informatica
5 2 (0.93%) OpenText
6 1 (0.47%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.47%) Pega
6 1 (0.47%) Planview
6 1 (0.47%) Quark
6 1 (0.47%) Tableau
6 1 (0.47%) Talend
6 1 (0.47%) Teradata
6 1 (0.47%) TSYS
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