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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 17 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.63% 3.38% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 4.03% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £519 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% +63.63%
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 £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire

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
96 124 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 84.21% 83.78% 88.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 87 135
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +11.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 7 (50.00%) Use Case
5 6 (42.86%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
5 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Concur
6 5 (35.71%) Expense Management
7 4 (28.57%) Service Design
7 4 (28.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Retail
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) User Stories
8 3 (21.43%) hybris
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 2 (14.29%) Tableau
9 2 (14.29%) Change Control
9 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
9 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
9 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

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 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 11 (78.57%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Finance Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 7 (50.00%) Use Case
5 6 (42.86%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
5 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Expense Management
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Service Design
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) User Stories
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 2 (14.29%) Change Control
9 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
9 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Concur
2 3 (21.43%) hybris
3 2 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore