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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 18 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.95% 8.38% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 8.65% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.57 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +28.56%

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
104 185 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 99.05% 96.86% 99.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 133 129
Median daily rate £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £208 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +331.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £50.68 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Concur
3 1 (25.00%) Expense Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Expense Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Concur