The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 25 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 38 107 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.25% 12.27% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 12.69% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 67 25
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £426 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
Business Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 843 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.90% 96.67% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 423 383
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £50.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +217.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £55.00 £118.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 25 August 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Glasgow region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.23%) Banking
3 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (27.91%) Business Analysis
5 22 (25.58%) Finance
6 15 (17.44%) SQL
7 14 (16.28%) Wealth Management
8 10 (11.63%) User Stories
8 10 (11.63%) MS Visio
8 10 (11.63%) Retail
9 9 (10.47%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (10.47%) ISEB
10 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.30%) Oracle
10 8 (9.30%) Workflow
10 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (8.14%) Retail Banking
11 7 (8.14%) Migration
12 6 (6.98%) Scrum
12 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
12 6 (6.98%) Project Management
12 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
12 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
12 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
13 5 (5.81%) Disclosure Scotland
13 5 (5.81%) User Experience
13 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (3.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) MS Office
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (1.16%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
1 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
1 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) GIS
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 26 (30.23%) Banking
2 22 (25.58%) Finance
3 10 (11.63%) Retail
4 7 (8.14%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) User Experience
3 3 (3.49%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Equities
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (27.91%) Business Analysis
4 14 (16.28%) Wealth Management
5 10 (11.63%) User Stories
6 9 (10.47%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
7 8 (9.30%) Workflow
8 7 (8.14%) Migration
9 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.98%) Project Management
9 6 (6.98%) Scrum
10 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.65%) BPMN
11 4 (4.65%) Data Management
11 4 (4.65%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.44%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) Java
2 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) ISEB
2 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) Data Quality
1 5 (5.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.33%) MiFID
3 1 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) Informatica
4 1 (1.16%) Cognos
4 1 (1.16%) IBM
4 1 (1.16%) Infor
4 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.16%) SAP