The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 26 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.56% 4.72% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 4.91% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
Median daily rate £435 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £463 £425
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 Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 224 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.44% 96.14% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 156 106
Median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 6 (27.27%) Case Management
3 5 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (22.73%) MiFID
3 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 4 (18.18%) Workflow
4 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.64%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Use Case
5 3 (13.64%) User Stories
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Equities
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.09%) BPR
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Derivative
6 2 (9.09%) GDPR
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) International Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Equities
3 2 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.55%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
1 6 (27.27%) Case Management
1 6 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (18.18%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) BPR
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) MiFID
2 2 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Orchard