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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 498 493 468
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 74 70 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 39
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£473 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1792 1874 2060
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
London +1 24 £495 +4.21% 8
South West +11 18 £480 +1.05% 2
South East -42 11 £490 +15.29% 1
Yorkshire -12 10 £450 - 2
East of England - 9 £475 - 3
North West -19 3 £450 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -10 1 £400 -33.33% 1
West Midlands - - - -
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Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 73 (43.20%) Finance
2 59 (34.91%) Business Analysis
3 49 (28.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (26.04%) Retail
5 34 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (18.93%) Banking
7 30 (17.75%) Project Management
8 24 (14.20%) Change Management
9 22 (13.02%) Validation
10 20 (11.83%) E-Commerce
11 19 (11.24%) UML
11 19 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (9.47%) ISEB
12 16 (9.47%) Requirements Management
13 14 (8.28%) ERP
13 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
13 14 (8.28%) Use Case
13 14 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (7.10%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.10%) Migration
15 11 (6.51%) Retail Banking
15 11 (6.51%) SQL
15 11 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.51%) QA
16 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
16 10 (5.92%) Workflow
16 10 (5.92%) MS Visio
17 9 (5.33%) PRINCE2

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (4.14%) SAS
2 2 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.37%) MS Project
2 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP PLM
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.59%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) JIRA
1 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (43.20%) Finance
2 44 (26.04%) Retail
3 32 (18.93%) Banking
4 11 (6.51%) Retail Banking
5 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.14%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.96%) Advertising
7 5 (2.96%) Publishing
8 4 (2.37%) Legal
8 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.78%) Front Office
9 3 (1.78%) Back Office
9 3 (1.78%) Marketing
10 2 (1.18%) Games
10 2 (1.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.59%) French Language
11 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.59%) Electronics
11 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) Middleware
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.73%) User Experience
4 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.78%) FMCG
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.18%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.59%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.59%) DTV
7 1 (0.59%) Derivative
7 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.91%) Business Analysis
2 49 (28.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (17.75%) Project Management
5 24 (14.20%) Change Management
6 22 (13.02%) Validation
7 20 (11.83%) E-Commerce
8 19 (11.24%) UML
9 16 (9.47%) Requirements Management
10 14 (8.28%) Use Case
10 14 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (8.28%) ERP
10 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
11 12 (7.10%) Migration
11 12 (7.10%) Data Analysis
12 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.92%) Workflow
14 9 (5.33%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (5.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.51%) SQL
2 2 (1.18%) VBA
2 2 (1.18%) PL/1
2 2 (1.18%) Java
3 1 (0.59%) C
3 1 (0.59%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (9.47%) ISEB
2 5 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.37%) Degree
4 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.51%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) Basel II
3 2 (1.18%) MiFID
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.18%) Basel III
4 1 (0.59%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.59%) EMIR
4 1 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.59%) COREP
4 1 (0.59%) FINREP
Vendors
1 5 (2.96%) Pega
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle
2 4 (2.37%) SAP
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.78%) Thunderhead
4 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.18%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.18%) Actimize
4 2 (1.18%) Calypso
5 1 (0.59%) HP
5 1 (0.59%) Ariba
5 1 (0.59%) Siemens
5 1 (0.59%) Sage
5 1 (0.59%) Siebel
5 1 (0.59%) Trillium
5 1 (0.59%) IBM
5 1 (0.59%) DataFlux
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.59%) Tableau
5 1 (0.59%) Teradata
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