The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 36 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.44% 1.83% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.88% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +55.69%
Business Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 139 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 73.08% 63.47% 71.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 77 103
Average daily rate £450 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £135.00 £26.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+409.43% +103.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Merseyside region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -9 3 £513 +5.12% 3
Bootle - 1 - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) MS Office
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) JMS
4 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) JCL
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Application Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JMS
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Use Case
3 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Application Discovery
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) COBOL
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) JCL
1 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
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