The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 5 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.36% 6.91% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.32% 8.25% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 5
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£385 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £315 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £465
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 £34.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.32% -16.66%
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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
203 206 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 92.27% 83.74% 89.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 137 115
Average daily rate £350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £320 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) UML
3 10 (23.26%) Rational Rose
3 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
4 8 (18.60%) SAP
5 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) System Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Banking
8 4 (9.30%) Front Office
9 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 3 (6.98%) SAP SRM
10 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
10 2 (4.65%) FMCG
10 2 (4.65%) Retail
10 2 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (4.65%) CIMA
10 2 (4.65%) SAP CO
10 2 (4.65%) Marketing
10 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Ariba
10 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
10 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
10 2 (4.65%) ACCA
10 2 (4.65%) SQL
10 2 (4.65%) VBA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP SRM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.65%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Rational Rose
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Front Office
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) UML
2 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) System Testing
4 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) B2B
8 1 (2.33%) B2C
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.33%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
1 2 (4.65%) VBA
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CIMA
2 2 (4.65%) ACCA
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Ariba
2 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) ReadSoft
3 1 (2.33%) Open Text
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