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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 21 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 11 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.88% 5.92% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 7.52% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £44.22 £30.16
% change year-on-year
-36.10% +46.58%
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
143 133 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.47% 78.70% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 49
Median daily rate £500 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £319 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 June 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) SAP
3 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (66.67%) Retail
4 9 (60.00%) Data Management
4 9 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (60.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (60.00%) Document Management
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (60.00%) CRM
4 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Infor
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business

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 9 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
1 9 (60.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Looker
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
General
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) CRM Architect
1 5 (33.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) CRM Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP Retail Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) COM
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (60.00%) Case Management
3 9 (60.00%) CRM
3 9 (60.00%) Data Management
3 9 (60.00%) Document Management
3 9 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (60.00%) SDLC
3 9 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (33.33%) Presales
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) SAP
2 9 (60.00%) Infor
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Pega
3 1 (6.67%) Wonderware