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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 10 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.69% 8.41% 8.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.84% 9.57% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 14
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£431 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £469 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.32% -16.66%
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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
152 94 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 87.85% 98.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 55 117
Average daily rate £425 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £189 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 13
Average hourly rate £14.63 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.41 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.65 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014, 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 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 19 (48.72%) Systems Analysis
3 14 (35.90%) Degree
4 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
4 11 (28.21%) EDRMS
4 11 (28.21%) Information Management
4 11 (28.21%) Document Management
4 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (28.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (25.64%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (23.08%) UML
6 9 (23.08%) ISEB
6 9 (23.08%) Use Case
7 6 (15.38%) Solvency II
7 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Sun
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.26%) Transition Management
10 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Migration
11 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
11 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
12 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.56%) System Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Release Management
12 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
12 1 (2.56%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
1 11 (28.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.56%) QlikView
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (28.21%) Information Management
2 11 (28.21%) Document Management
2 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (23.08%) UML
3 9 (23.08%) Use Case
4 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Transition Management
6 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.56%) System Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Release Management
8 1 (2.56%) User Stories
8 1 (2.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.56%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (15.38%) Sun
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