The table below looks at the statistics for the NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - NHS
Rank 613 609 580
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Business Analyst 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.018% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Average daily rate £370 £344 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £278 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £413 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +12.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NHS 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
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
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 £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

NHS Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NHS Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

NHS Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NHS Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

NHS Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

NHS Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

NHS Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NHS Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
South East - 4 £480 -
London -20 3 £286 -21.03%
North West -10 2 £211 -
NHS Business Analyst
UK

NHS Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) NHS
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) Logistics
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (6.67%) MS Office
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) ISEB
6 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.67%) Finance
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (6.67%) Informatics

NHS Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.33%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) NHS
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.67%) Informatics
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Health Informatics
4 1 (3.33%) LIMS
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.67%) Analytics
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analytics
3 4 (13.33%) Logistics
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
4 3 (10.00%) User Stories
5 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Data Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Information Management
6 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CBAP
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SAP