The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 34 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.65% 1.36% 7.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 1.50% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Average daily rate £350 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £380 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 200 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.66% 90.50% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 73 69
Average daily rate £290 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 27
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.63 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.80% +32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Leicestershire region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Leicester -6 7 £425 +6.25% 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Coalville - - - -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Retail
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) SAP
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.45%) User Stories
8 2 (6.45%) UML
8 2 (6.45%) C#
8 2 (6.45%) C++
8 2 (6.45%) Java
8 2 (6.45%) .NET
8 2 (6.45%) Finance
8 2 (6.45%) Logistics
8 2 (6.45%) QA
8 2 (6.45%) Use Case
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 1 (3.23%) Data Management
9 1 (3.23%) Migration
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) CMS
9 1 (3.23%) PDM
9 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.23%) Project Management
9 1 (3.23%) E-business
9 1 (3.23%) JavaScript

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (3.23%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.45%) User Stories
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Logistics
5 2 (6.45%) Use Case
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) PDM
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-business
6 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C#
1 2 (6.45%) C++
1 2 (6.45%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
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