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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 38 11 36
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 63 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.83% 7.99% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 8.63% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 43 15
Median daily rate £365 £342 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.71 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
524 730 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.45% 92.64% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 407 376
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £457 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 12
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.50 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £49.41 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 22 (37.29%) Business Analysis
2 20 (33.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (22.03%) Banking
6 12 (20.34%) Finance
7 11 (18.64%) User Stories
8 8 (13.56%) Workflow
9 7 (11.86%) Project Management
9 7 (11.86%) SQL
9 7 (11.86%) Degree
9 7 (11.86%) Wealth Management
9 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
10 6 (10.17%) Workflow Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Scrum
11 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
11 5 (8.47%) MS Office
11 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
12 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
12 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
12 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.78%) ISEB
12 4 (6.78%) Migration
12 4 (6.78%) Maximo
12 4 (6.78%) SDLC
13 3 (5.08%) User Experience

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 (1.69%) Confluence
1 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Maximo
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (1.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.69%) GIS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 13 (22.03%) Banking
2 12 (20.34%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Derivative
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
4 1 (1.69%) Equities
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.69%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Business Analysis
2 20 (33.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.64%) User Stories
5 8 (13.56%) Workflow
6 7 (11.86%) Project Management
6 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Wealth Management
7 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
7 6 (10.17%) Workflow Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
9 4 (6.78%) SDLC
10 3 (5.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) CGEIT
3 2 (3.39%) CISA
3 2 (3.39%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) CRISC
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MOS
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) FATCA
2 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.39%) MiFID
2 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Syclo
3 2 (3.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) Infor
4 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy