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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 23 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.84% 7.34% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% 7.53% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
392 558 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.08% 97.55% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 297 307
Median daily rate £375 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 94 46
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £41.00 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Chelmsford - 5 £463 - 1
Brentwood +9 1 - - 1
Basildon -1 1 £420 +75.00%
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 49 (57.65%) Business Analysis
2 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.35%) Mainframe
3 19 (22.35%) User Stories
4 18 (21.18%) SQL
5 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (20.00%) SDLC
6 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (17.65%) CRM
6 15 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 15 (17.65%) Marketing
7 14 (16.47%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (14.12%) COBOL
9 11 (12.94%) DB2
10 10 (11.76%) Windows
11 9 (10.59%) Migration
11 9 (10.59%) Degree
11 9 (10.59%) Use Case
12 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
12 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
12 8 (9.41%) Finance
12 8 (9.41%) B2C
12 8 (9.41%) CA Agile Central
13 7 (8.24%) User Experience
13 7 (8.24%) Time Sharing Option
13 7 (8.24%) Adobe
13 7 (8.24%) Oracle
13 7 (8.24%) Project Management
13 7 (8.24%) Scrum
13 7 (8.24%) Customer Analytics

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 (7.06%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) Confluence
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Project
1 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Sonata
1 5 (5.88%) Tercero
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) WebEx
2 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) DB2
2 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.24%) Big Data
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 15 (17.65%) Marketing
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 6 (7.06%) Banking
4 5 (5.88%) Automotive
4 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.71%) Advertising
5 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.53%) Electronics
6 3 (3.53%) Legal
6 3 (3.53%) Retail
7 2 (2.35%) Law
8 1 (1.18%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Mainframe
2 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.18%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.35%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Business Analysis
2 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.35%) User Stories
4 17 (20.00%) SDLC
5 15 (17.65%) CRM
5 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 14 (16.47%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (10.59%) Migration
7 9 (10.59%) Use Case
8 8 (9.41%) B2C
8 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.24%) Analytics
9 7 (8.24%) Customer Analytics
9 7 (8.24%) Data Analytics
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) Requirements Management
9 7 (8.24%) Scrum
9 7 (8.24%) Wealth Management
10 6 (7.06%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 12 (14.12%) COBOL
3 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (8.24%) Adobe
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) Avaloq
3 5 (5.88%) FNZ
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) BMC
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.35%) ComArch
5 2 (2.35%) Remedy
5 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
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