The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 6 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 8 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 16.91% 5.33% 19.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.42% 5.52% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.39% +57.14%
Business Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 145 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 97.06% 96.67% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 112 123
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £46.07 £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.56% -68.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £26.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £51.30 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Luton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (32.50%) Retail
4 13 (32.50%) User Stories
5 11 (27.50%) Use Case
5 11 (27.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
8 7 (17.50%) CRM
9 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.00%) JIRA
10 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 5 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
10 5 (12.50%) Migration
10 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) Change Management
11 4 (10.00%) DSDM
11 4 (10.00%) SAP
11 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) SDLC
11 4 (10.00%) User Experience
11 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.00%) Marketing
11 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
11 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
12 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (7.50%) CMS
1 3 (7.50%) Confluence
1 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (7.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (32.50%) Retail
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) BYOD
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (32.50%) User Stories
5 11 (27.50%) Use Case
5 11 (27.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) CRM
7 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
9 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.00%) Change Management
10 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) DSDM
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) SAP
1 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Concur
3 1 (2.50%) hybris
3 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Proofpoint
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