The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 7 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 11 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.46% 4.37% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.79% 4.82% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Median daily rate £450 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £425 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +12.19%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 166 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.58% 90.71% 90.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 117 121
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £298 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +125.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Use Case
4 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) DSDM
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) UML
8 1 (7.69%) CRM
8 1 (7.69%) SOA
8 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) PLM
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) CMS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (7.69%) CMS
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Change Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Change Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Use Case
4 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) DSDM
6 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) CRM
8 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Concur