The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 11 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 37 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.67% 16.97% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.85% 17.62% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 3
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£425 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £400 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.08 £30.58 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +11.19%
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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
132 210 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 88.00% 96.33% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 165 43
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +141.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £31.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.78 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) Agresso
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) SLA
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Agresso
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (11.11%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) EDRMS
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 2 (11.11%) QAD
5 1 (5.56%) Northgate
5 1 (5.56%) OpenText
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos
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