The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Middlesex
Rank 20 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.63% 10.00% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 10.20% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Median daily rate £425 £406 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £32.65
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +43.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 147 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 90.24% 98.00% 91.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 91 108
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +224.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Middlesex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Process Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mason
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Force.com
4 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Force.com
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Mason
1 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Process Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) SAP