The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 17 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.66% 6.63% 15.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 7.19% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
177 153 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.71% 92.17% 91.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 55 55
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £125.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+525.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) NHS
5 2 (8.33%) GIS
5 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (8.33%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) SCADA
5 2 (8.33%) Syclo
5 2 (8.33%) Pega
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) WFM

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
1 2 (8.33%) SCADA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Change Management
1 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) User Stories
4 2 (8.33%) WFM
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Management
5 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Pega
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Syclo
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day + expenses
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