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 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 11 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.98% 1.88% 9.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.23% 1.92% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 17
Average daily rate £388 £459 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.57% +11.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £426 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £492 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +86.90%
Business Analyst
South East

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
158 156 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 96.93% 97.50% 97.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 85 148
Average daily rate £375 £360 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 20
Average hourly rate £45.50 £16.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.75% -61.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016, 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 11 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (13.04%) Use Case
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.70%) WebEx
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) BPR
5 2 (8.70%) Adobe
5 2 (8.70%) ISEB
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.70%) Saba
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Use Case
4 2 (8.70%) BPR
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
4 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) User Stories
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Saba
4 1 (4.35%) IFS
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