The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 18 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.53% 3.33% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 4.35% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
Business Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 138 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.52% 76.67% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 76 47
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) CRM
2 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (83.33%) Zachman Framework
2 10 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 10 (83.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) Office 365
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (58.33%) Skype for Business
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) Yammer
4 7 (58.33%) Case Management
4 7 (58.33%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) SAP
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) Infor
4 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (58.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 7 (58.33%) Yammer
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) CRM Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Architect
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) COM
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) CRM
1 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 10 (83.33%) Zachman Framework
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Case Management
3 7 (58.33%) Data Management
3 7 (58.33%) Document Management
3 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (25.00%) SOLID
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Infor
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (58.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Talend