The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 30 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.70% 0.52% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.68% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £319 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +14.51%
Business Analysis
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 146 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.70% 75.65% 61.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 76 41
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) Use Case
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) BPR
6 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Local Government
6 2 (11.76%) Product Management
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
7 1 (5.88%) ProtoShare
7 1 (5.88%) Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
7 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (5.88%) User Experience
7 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.88%) ProtoShare
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) Use Case
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) BPR
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle