The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 13 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.19% 5.86% 8.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.72% 6.37% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £244 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £398 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.63% +16.66%
Business Analyst
East Midlands

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
273 267 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.45% 92.07% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 124 84
Average daily rate £298 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 34
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.83% -33.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 27 £500 +66.66%
Lutterworth - 1 £388 -
Hinckley - - - -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (17.31%) Retail
3 8 (15.38%) Finance
4 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.62%) UML
5 5 (9.62%) Use Case
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Validation
7 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.77%) PDM
7 3 (5.77%) Data Management
7 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Logistics
7 3 (5.77%) SAS
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.92%) ATG
9 1 (1.92%) CMS
9 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.92%) E-business
9 1 (1.92%) ERP
9 1 (1.92%) Data Mining

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (5.77%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (17.31%) Retail
2 8 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
1 1 (1.92%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (9.62%) UML
2 5 (9.62%) Use Case
3 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 4 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (5.77%) Validation
4 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.77%) PDM
4 3 (5.77%) Data Management
4 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
4 3 (5.77%) Logistics
4 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
5 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.92%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) ATG
1 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
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