The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 3 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.57% 8.59% 8.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.56% 8.86% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 15
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+20.98% +3.65%
Business Analyst
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 158 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.43% 96.93% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 110 135
Median daily rate £475 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 10
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Ipswich region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Ipswich region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 19 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (14.67%) CRM
5 11 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (14.67%) User Stories
6 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.00%) Workflow
7 9 (12.00%) Scrum
7 9 (12.00%) Document Management
7 9 (12.00%) MS Visio
7 9 (12.00%) Documentum
7 9 (12.00%) Varonis
7 9 (12.00%) IBM Blueworks
8 8 (10.67%) Robotics
8 8 (10.67%) Project Management
9 7 (9.33%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (9.33%) ISEB
9 7 (9.33%) SQL
9 7 (9.33%) Kofax
9 7 (9.33%) Reference Data
9 7 (9.33%) Blue Prism
9 7 (9.33%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (8.00%) QA
10 6 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.67%) Reinsurance
11 5 (6.67%) Information Security
11 5 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 9 (12.00%) Documentum
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) NAS
2 1 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
1 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Robotics
3 7 (9.33%) Reference Data
4 5 (6.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 11 (14.67%) CRM
3 11 (14.67%) User Stories
4 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.00%) Document Management
5 9 (12.00%) Scrum
5 9 (12.00%) Workflow
6 8 (10.67%) Project Management
7 7 (9.33%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) Information Security
9 5 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
10 4 (5.33%) Logistics
10 4 (5.33%) Use Case
10 4 (5.33%) Validation
11 3 (4.00%) Data Privacy
11 3 (4.00%) Six Sigma
11 3 (4.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) ISEB
2 3 (4.00%) CBAP
2 3 (4.00%) CISM
2 3 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Varonis
2 7 (9.33%) Blue Prism
2 7 (9.33%) Kofax
3 5 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.33%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.33%) Interwoven
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