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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 7 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.32% 12.20% 10.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.28% 12.71% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 16
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £395
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £26.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+73.58% -22.05%
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
128 118 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 92.75% 95.93% 98.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 70 134
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -20.00%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 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 Ipswich region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (35.56%) Reference Data
4 13 (28.89%) Business Analysis
5 9 (20.00%) General Ledger
5 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.00%) Varonis
6 8 (17.78%) IBM Blueworks
6 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
6 8 (17.78%) QA
7 6 (13.33%) Use Case
7 6 (13.33%) ISEB
7 6 (13.33%) KYC
7 6 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 5 (11.11%) Information Security
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Document Management
9 4 (8.89%) CBAP
9 4 (8.89%) NAS
9 4 (8.89%) CISSP
9 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) CISM
9 4 (8.89%) Workflow
9 4 (8.89%) Reinsurance
10 3 (6.67%) Data Privacy
10 3 (6.67%) Analytics

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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) NAS
2 1 (2.22%) Broadband
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) ODBC
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (35.56%) Reference Data
3 4 (8.89%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.22%) LIMS
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Business Analysis
2 6 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
2 6 (13.33%) KYC
2 6 (13.33%) Use Case
3 5 (11.11%) Information Security
3 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Document Management
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma
4 4 (8.89%) Workflow
5 3 (6.67%) Analytics
5 3 (6.67%) Data Privacy
5 3 (6.67%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Line Management
6 2 (4.44%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) CBAP
2 4 (8.89%) CISM
2 4 (8.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Varonis
2 2 (4.44%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.22%) BT
3 1 (2.22%) Casewise
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft