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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 51 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 17 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.65% 6.54% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 7.84% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 20
Median daily rate £370 £388 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £452 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £38.50 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +26.95%
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
503 727 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.47% 83.47% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 386 302
Median daily rate £342 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 28 5
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.13% +50.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) Banking
5 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 8 (16.67%) User Stories
7 6 (12.50%) SDLC
7 6 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) Retail
8 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
8 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.42%) MS Office
8 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.33%) SAP
9 4 (8.33%) CSS
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) ISEB
9 4 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.33%) SaaS
9 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.25%) Degree
10 3 (6.25%) Use Case

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Primavera
1 1 (2.08%) Teamcenter
1 1 (2.08%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.08%) MS Access
1 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Moq
1 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) WatiN
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Analyst
2 25 (52.08%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) HR Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Change Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) HR Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.08%) HTML5
3 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.08%) Ninject
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.67%) User Stories
4 6 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) SDLC
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Process Management
7 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CBAP
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Cognos
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle