The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.60% 16.28% 21.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.83% 17.21% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.60% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.08 £30.58 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +11.19%
Business Analyst
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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 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
139 122 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.58% 94.57% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 100 57
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £493 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

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 31 August 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) ISEB
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 7 (17.50%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (10.00%) Reference Data
8 4 (10.00%) Validation
9 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.50%) Change Management
9 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
9 3 (7.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Transition Management
9 3 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.00%) User Experience
10 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.00%) User Stories
10 2 (5.00%) DSDM
10 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft Financials

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MS Access
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) CRM
6 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (10.00%) Validation
8 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Transition Management
8 3 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Logistics
9 2 (5.00%) User Stories
9 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) GoldenSource
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