The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 5 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 128 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.97% 6.69% 8.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.71% 7.17% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 24 37
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £443 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.83 £37.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +35.72%
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
815 767 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.32% 93.31% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 348 360
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 21
Average hourly rate £39.00 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.41% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £134.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015, 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.

1 140 (56.00%) Finance
2 80 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 65 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (23.20%) Banking
5 32 (12.80%) SQL
6 30 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (10.40%) Data Modelling
7 26 (10.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 25 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 25 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 22 (8.80%) MS Office
10 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
12 17 (6.80%) Change Management
12 17 (6.80%) MS Visio
12 17 (6.80%) SDLC
13 16 (6.40%) Waterfall
14 15 (6.00%) Security Cleared
14 15 (6.00%) Migration
15 14 (5.60%) MS Excel
15 14 (5.60%) Project Management
16 13 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (5.20%) PRINCE2
16 13 (5.20%) Oracle
16 13 (5.20%) Telecoms
16 13 (5.20%) MS PowerPoint
17 12 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
18 11 (4.40%) Investment Banking
18 11 (4.40%) Target Operating Model
18 11 (4.40%) Investment Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (8.80%) MS Office
2 17 (6.80%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.60%) MS Excel
4 13 (5.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.40%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.40%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
1 1 (0.40%) PaaS
1 1 (0.40%) IaaS
1 1 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.80%) QlikView
3 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.40%) Big Data
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.40%) dBASE
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.40%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) JIRA
1 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
General
1 140 (56.00%) Finance
2 58 (23.20%) Banking
3 13 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.20%) Retail
6 7 (2.80%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.00%) Legal
8 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.20%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.80%) Local Government
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.00%) XML
2 3 (1.20%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.40%) XSLT
3 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.80%) Fixed Income
3 6 (2.40%) Equities
3 6 (2.40%) Derivative
3 6 (2.40%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.20%) CMDB
5 2 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.40%) GIS
6 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.40%) PKI
6 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.20%) Windows
1 3 (1.20%) AIX
1 3 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.00%) Business Analysis
2 65 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (10.40%) Data Modelling
4 26 (10.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 20 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (6.80%) Change Management
7 17 (6.80%) SDLC
8 16 (6.40%) Waterfall
9 15 (6.00%) Migration
10 14 (5.60%) Project Management
11 13 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.20%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.40%) Investment Management
12 11 (4.40%) Target Operating Model
13 10 (4.00%) Wealth Management
14 9 (3.60%) Use Case
14 9 (3.60%) UML
14 9 (3.60%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.80%) SQL
2 5 (2.00%) Java
3 4 (1.60%) VBA
4 3 (1.20%) C
5 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.40%) VB
6 1 (0.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.00%) ISEB
3 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.20%) Degree
4 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.80%) PMP
4 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ACCA
5 1 (0.40%) CIMA
5 1 (0.40%) MOS
5 1 (0.40%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.00%) QA
2 4 (1.60%) FINREP
3 3 (1.20%) COREP
4 2 (0.80%) FATCA
5 1 (0.40%) EMIR
5 1 (0.40%) GAAP
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.20%) Oracle
3 9 (3.60%) Charles River
4 5 (2.00%) IBM
4 5 (2.00%) SAP
5 4 (1.60%) Kofax
5 4 (1.60%) Tableau
6 2 (0.80%) Sybase
7 1 (0.40%) Cognos
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix
7 1 (0.40%) Informatica
7 1 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.40%) Lotus
7 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg
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