The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 11 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 52 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.92% 7.25% 8.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.26% 7.43% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 25
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.83 £40.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -19.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.37 £32.69 £26.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £32.97 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+20.98% +3.65%
Business Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
462 606 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.06% 97.58% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 380 239
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 55 64
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Colchester -8 6 £469 +1.90%
Southend-on-Sea +6 5 £500 +12.35%
Brentwood +4 4 £433 -3.88%
Chelmsford +7 3 £450 -5.26%
Basildon -6 2 £260 -35.00% 1
Harlow +5 1 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Essex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (54.65%) Business Analysis
2 28 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.09%) SDLC
5 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
6 14 (16.28%) User Stories
7 12 (13.95%) FNZ
7 12 (13.95%) Tercero
7 12 (13.95%) Sonata
7 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 12 (13.95%) Wealth Management
7 12 (13.95%) Avaloq
7 12 (13.95%) Mainframe
7 12 (13.95%) Finance
8 11 (12.79%) SQL
9 9 (10.47%) Migration
9 9 (10.47%) COBOL
9 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
9 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
10 8 (9.30%) Project Management
10 8 (9.30%) Time Sharing Option
10 8 (9.30%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (8.14%) MS Project
12 6 (6.98%) Automotive
12 6 (6.98%) Analytics
12 6 (6.98%) Business Process Mapping
12 6 (6.98%) Change Control
12 6 (6.98%) Time Management
12 6 (6.98%) Use Case

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (6.98%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
2 7 (8.14%) MS Project
3 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Sonata
1 12 (13.95%) Tercero
2 1 (1.16%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) WebEx
2 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) DB2
2 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.16%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) DataStage
3 1 (1.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Automotive
3 4 (4.65%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Gherkin
2 3 (3.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.95%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.16%) FMCG
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.65%) Business Analysis
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.09%) SDLC
4 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
5 14 (16.28%) User Stories
6 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 12 (13.95%) Wealth Management
7 9 (10.47%) Migration
8 8 (9.30%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (9.30%) Project Management
9 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (6.98%) Analytics
10 6 (6.98%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (6.98%) Change Control
10 6 (6.98%) Time Management
10 6 (6.98%) Use Case
11 5 (5.81%) Scrum
11 5 (5.81%) SWOT Analysis
12 4 (4.65%) BDD
12 4 (4.65%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) COBOL
3 2 (2.33%) C
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.30%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Avaloq
1 12 (13.95%) FNZ
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) SAP
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