The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 18 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.96% 1.41% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 2.17% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £475 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
Business Analysis
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 75.25% 64.79% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 34
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Knutsford region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Business Analysis
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow