The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Macclesfield region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 6 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 22.22% 1.52% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.49% 1.59% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +76.47%
Business Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 90.74% 95.45% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 16
Median daily rate £388 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Macclesfield region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the Macclesfield region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Macclesfield region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (47.06%) SAP
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) User Stories
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Visual Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 4 (23.53%) Informatics
5 4 (23.53%) Life Science
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Data Management
6 3 (17.65%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
6 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.76%) Ariba
7 2 (11.76%) Intranet
7 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.88%) Retail
8 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Informatics
1 4 (23.53%) Life Science
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) User Stories
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Visual Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.76%) Ariba
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft