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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 18 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.29% 13.42% 12.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 15.15% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 24
Median daily rate £475 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £338 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.83 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -12.46%
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
160 132 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 91.43% 88.59% 99.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 95 169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 26 September 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 21 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Use Case
3 12 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Retail
4 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.21%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (21.21%) Data Flow Diagram
7 6 (18.18%) User Stories
7 6 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) JIRA
8 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Concur
8 5 (15.15%) Expense Management
8 5 (15.15%) Service Design
8 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.12%) User Experience
9 4 (12.12%) Wireframes
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) CMS
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
10 3 (9.09%) Confluence
10 3 (9.09%) Waterfall

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 (9.09%) CMS
1 3 (9.09%) Confluence
1 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) User Experience
3 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) BYOD
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) RIA
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
3 12 (36.36%) Use Case
3 12 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.21%) Data Flow Diagram
6 7 (21.21%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) User Stories
8 5 (15.15%) Expense Management
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Service Design
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
9 4 (12.12%) Wireframes
10 3 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Concur
1 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.06%) hybris
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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