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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 8 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.58% 28.72% 12.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.84% 29.03% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 13
Median daily rate £435 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
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 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
148 93 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.01% 98.94% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 66 85
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 15
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.51 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £20.00 £25.00
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 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 11 (31.43%) Workflow
1 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (22.86%) Reference Data
3 8 (22.86%) Finance
4 7 (20.00%) Use Case
4 7 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL
6 5 (14.29%) KYC
6 5 (14.29%) Reinsurance
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) SQL
8 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
9 2 (5.71%) SDLC
9 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
9 2 (5.71%) ODBC
9 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.71%) UML
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Service Management
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
9 2 (5.71%) Information Security
9 2 (5.71%) QA

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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) Reference Data
2 5 (14.29%) Reinsurance
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) LIMS
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
1 11 (31.43%) Workflow
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.00%) Use Case
3 7 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) KYC
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CBAP
1 1 (2.86%) CISM
1 1 (2.86%) CISSP
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Casewise
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