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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 41 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.68% 6.97% 9.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 7.65% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 52
Median daily rate £321 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £406 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
536 562 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.89% 91.09% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 301 455
Median daily rate £350 £338 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 17 (43.59%) Business Analysis
2 16 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (38.46%) Finance
4 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.51%) Banking
7 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Degree
8 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) MS Office
9 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.26%) ERP
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) Workflow
9 4 (10.26%) Maximo
9 4 (10.26%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) SDLC
9 4 (10.26%) User Stories
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
10 3 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (7.69%) Workflow Analysis
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (7.69%) Syclo

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 1 (2.56%) Confluence
1 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Maximo
2 2 (5.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) QlikView
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.56%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Business Analysis
2 16 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) ERP
6 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) User Stories
6 4 (10.26%) Workflow
7 3 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CGEIT
2 2 (5.13%) CISA
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) CRISC
3 1 (2.56%) MOS
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) FATCA
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.56%) Basel II
3 1 (2.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Syclo
3 2 (5.13%) Infor
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos
4 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy