The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 22 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 60 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.71% 5.64% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.17% 7.50% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 25
Average daily rate
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£389 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £30.89
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.35%
Business Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
734 533 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.10% 75.18% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 296 387
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 2 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.80 £30.00 £42.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 50 (54.95%) Finance
2 31 (34.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (17.58%) Project Management
4 13 (14.29%) Banking
5 12 (13.19%) Degree
5 12 (13.19%) Wealth Management
5 12 (13.19%) GAP Analysis
5 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
6 11 (12.09%) Data Analysis
6 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.99%) SQL
7 10 (10.99%) Requirements Engineering
8 9 (9.89%) BPMN
9 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
9 8 (8.79%) ISEB
9 8 (8.79%) Migration
9 8 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
10 7 (7.69%) MS Office
11 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.59%) Charles River
11 6 (6.59%) Investment Management
12 5 (5.49%) BPR
12 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.49%) Oracle
12 5 (5.49%) ITIL
12 5 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (4.40%) Validation
13 4 (4.40%) Risk Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.20%) Maximo
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.20%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (2.20%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.10%) Big Data
2 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.10%) MS Access
2 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 50 (54.95%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Front Office
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 76 (83.52%) Analyst
2 68 (74.73%) Business Analyst
3 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
4 5 (5.49%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 5 (5.49%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (5.49%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Process Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Junior
6 3 (3.30%) Payments Business Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Developer
6 3 (3.30%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (2.20%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.20%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.10%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.10%) Social Media
3 1 (1.10%) NHS
3 1 (1.10%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.10%) Equities
3 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) UNIX
3 2 (2.20%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (17.58%) Project Management
3 12 (13.19%) Wealth Management
3 12 (13.19%) GAP Analysis
3 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
4 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
4 11 (12.09%) Data Analysis
4 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.99%) Requirements Engineering
6 9 (9.89%) BPMN
7 8 (8.79%) Migration
8 6 (6.59%) Investment Management
9 5 (5.49%) BPR
9 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.49%) ITIL
9 5 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.40%) Validation
10 4 (4.40%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.40%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.40%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.99%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) ISEB
3 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) FINREP
2 3 (3.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.30%) COREP
3 2 (2.20%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) EMIR
4 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.10%) GAAP
4 1 (1.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.20%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.59%) Charles River
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) Teradata
3 2 (2.20%) Cognos
3 2 (2.20%) SAP
3 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter
4 1 (1.10%) IBM
4 1 (1.10%) HP
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
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