The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / North East
Rank 69 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 19 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.15% 2.28% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.70% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 13
Median daily rate £375 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £306 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £44.38 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-21.12% +8.23%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
772 740 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.53% 84.19% 70.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 485 249
Median daily rate £388 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -21 10 £375 -9.09% 2
Durham +5 7 £400 - 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Project Management
3 11 (23.40%) Use Case
4 10 (21.28%) UML
5 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (19.15%) Finance
5 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
6 8 (17.02%) Open Source
6 8 (17.02%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (17.02%) OO
6 8 (17.02%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Service Design
7 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.77%) CRM
8 6 (12.77%) Scrum
8 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
9 5 (10.64%) VB6
9 5 (10.64%) Oracle
9 5 (10.64%) VB
10 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) Change Management
10 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) JIRA
10 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (6.38%) Workflow Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DHCP
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Business Analyst
2 26 (55.32%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Asset Management Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Functional Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Functional Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Management Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) CMDB
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Social Media
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) iSeries
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Project Management
3 11 (23.40%) Use Case
4 10 (21.28%) UML
5 8 (17.02%) OO
5 8 (17.02%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (17.02%) Open Source
5 8 (17.02%) Service Design
6 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.77%) CRM
6 6 (12.77%) Scrum
6 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) SFIA
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) VB
1 5 (10.64%) VB6
2 1 (2.13%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Infor
4 1 (2.13%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Zuora