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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 11 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.29% 7.10% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.45% 7.30% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 6
Median daily rate £435 £463 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% +13.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £436 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £483 £488
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 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
94 178 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 97.92% 97.27% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 125 132
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £50.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.32% +125.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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 Luton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Data Flow Diagram
5 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 3 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (33.33%) DSDM
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Concur
7 1 (11.11%) Expense Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Design
7 1 (11.11%) Microservices
7 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
7 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App

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 1 (11.11%) CMS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
1 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 3 (33.33%) DSDM
5 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Concur