The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hove 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 20.00% 4.55% 60.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 4.55% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£378 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hove 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
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 100.00% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 7
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -41.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Hove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hove

Business Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft