The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 25 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.60% 1.08% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 1.12% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 9
Median daily rate £363 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
231 268 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.65% 96.06% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 133 182
Median daily rate £305 £280 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leicestershire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 6 £400 -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) User Stories
5 4 (19.05%) Retail
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) FNZ
7 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) MS Office
7 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.76%) FMCG
8 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Retail-J
8 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) FNZ
3 1 (4.76%) hybris
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
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