The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 25 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 54 69 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.60% 8.81% 17.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 9.31% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 83
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£350 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.63 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -14.98%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
765 741 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.52% 94.64% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 364 382
Average daily rate £338 £335 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.80 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Analyst
Scotland

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 53 (48.62%) Finance
2 43 (39.45%) Business Analysis
3 33 (30.28%) Banking
4 28 (25.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.68%) SQL
6 15 (13.76%) Wealth Management
7 13 (11.93%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (11.01%) Data Analysis
9 9 (8.26%) Migration
9 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
9 9 (8.26%) Project Management
10 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
10 8 (7.34%) IVR
11 7 (6.42%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.50%) BPR
12 6 (5.50%) Oracle
12 6 (5.50%) ITIL
12 6 (5.50%) Retail
12 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.50%) Investment Management
13 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (4.59%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (4.59%) Retail Banking
13 5 (4.59%) Private Banking
13 5 (4.59%) Content Management
13 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.59%) Genesys
13 5 (4.59%) Workflow
13 5 (4.59%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (4.59%) FatWire

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.59%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.83%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.92%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.92%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.83%) QlikView
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.92%) MS Access
3 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 53 (48.62%) Finance
2 33 (30.28%) Banking
3 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.50%) Retail
6 5 (4.59%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.59%) Private Banking
7 4 (3.67%) Front Office
7 4 (3.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) XML
2 1 (0.92%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) IVR
2 4 (3.67%) Equities
2 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.83%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.92%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.92%) iPad
4 1 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Business Analysis
2 28 (25.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (13.76%) Wealth Management
4 13 (11.93%) GAP Analysis
5 12 (11.01%) Data Analysis
6 9 (8.26%) Migration
6 9 (8.26%) Project Management
7 7 (6.42%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.50%) BPR
8 6 (5.50%) ITIL
8 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (5.50%) Investment Management
9 5 (4.59%) Content Management
9 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.59%) Workflow
10 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.67%) UML
10 4 (3.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) SQL
2 2 (1.83%) VBA
2 2 (1.83%) Java
3 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) ISEB
2 3 (2.75%) CBAP
3 1 (0.92%) HNC
3 1 (0.92%) HND
3 1 (0.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.83%) Basel III
2 2 (1.83%) MiFID
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.92%) Basel II
3 1 (0.92%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.92%) FATCA
3 1 (0.92%) EMIR
3 1 (0.92%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.92%) COREP
3 1 (0.92%) FINREP
Vendors
1 6 (5.50%) Oracle
2 5 (4.59%) Genesys
2 5 (4.59%) FatWire
3 3 (2.75%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.83%) Cognos
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) Twitter
5 1 (0.92%) BI-SAM
5 1 (0.92%) Linedata
5 1 (0.92%) Charles River
5 1 (0.92%) SAP
5 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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Capita
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago