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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 3 3 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.72% 21.77% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.44% 22.13% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 6
Median daily rate £475 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
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
137 122 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.48% 98.39% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 76 87
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+204.34% -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 24 September 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (29.63%) Business Analysis
4 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.67%) Document Management
6 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 9 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
6 9 (16.67%) Varonis
7 8 (14.81%) Robotics
7 8 (14.81%) Reference Data
7 8 (14.81%) Documentum
8 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.96%) General Ledger
8 7 (12.96%) Kofax
8 7 (12.96%) QA
8 7 (12.96%) Blue Prism
8 7 (12.96%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) User Stories
9 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) ISEB
9 6 (11.11%) Workflow
9 6 (11.11%) Project Management
10 5 (9.26%) Use Case
11 4 (7.41%) NAS
11 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (7.41%) Reinsurance
11 4 (7.41%) GAP 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 8 (14.81%) Documentum
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) NAS
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (1.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) Reference Data
2 8 (14.81%) Robotics
3 4 (7.41%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Business Analysis
2 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.67%) Document Management
5 7 (12.96%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) User Stories
6 6 (11.11%) Workflow
6 6 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Use Case
8 4 (7.41%) CRM
8 4 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Information Security
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Validation
9 3 (5.56%) Data Privacy
9 3 (5.56%) Line Management
9 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.56%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) CBAP
2 3 (5.56%) CISM
2 3 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Varonis
2 7 (12.96%) Blue Prism
2 7 (12.96%) Kofax
3 2 (3.70%) GoldenSource
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) BT
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Thunderhead
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