The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Home Counties region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Home Counties
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
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 Home Counties 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
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 100.00% 84.62% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £553 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties