The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 14 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.00% 7.52% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 8.00% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+44.76% +7.14%
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
142 125 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 94.67% 93.98% 88.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 44 59
Average daily rate £450 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £220 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Fit Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Baan
5 2 (13.33%) NHS
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Fit Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Baan
2 1 (6.67%) hybris
2 1 (6.67%) Rally
Midlands
Hydrogen Group
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