The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Luton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 2 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.88% 7.04% 14.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.25% 7.14% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 6
Average daily rate £425 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £320 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-17.55% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
177 70 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 88.06% 98.59% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 47 40
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £10.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Business Analyst
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Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (42.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (37.04%) Retail
3 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (27.78%) CRM
5 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.52%) SaaS
7 8 (14.81%) Master Data Management
7 8 (14.81%) Data Management
8 7 (12.96%) Revenue Management
9 6 (11.11%) Market Research
9 6 (11.11%) Supplier Management
9 6 (11.11%) Logistics
10 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (9.26%) Contact Management
10 5 (9.26%) Finance
10 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.41%) Scrum
11 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
12 3 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
12 3 (5.56%) General Ledger
12 3 (5.56%) Change Management
12 3 (5.56%) ERP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (5.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
General
1 20 (37.04%) Retail
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.85%) EPoS
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (27.78%) CRM
4 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
5 8 (14.81%) Data Management
5 8 (14.81%) Master Data Management
6 7 (12.96%) Revenue Management
7 6 (11.11%) Market Research
7 6 (11.11%) Logistics
7 6 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 5 (9.26%) Contact Management
8 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.56%) Change Management
10 3 (5.56%) ERP
10 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) JDA
3 2 (3.70%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.85%) Civica
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