The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 97 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £419 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +26.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £374 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £464 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 £20.02
% change year-on-year
- +32.40%
IT Business Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1703 1353 1151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.25% 95.48% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 781 612
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 55
Average hourly rate £17.30 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) LexisNexis
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) BPMN
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Use Case
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) LexisNexis
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle