The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 21 47 18
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 37 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.25% 2.21% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 2.46% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 13
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£338 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £224 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £360 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
Business Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
544 447 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.89% 89.94% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 250 112
Average daily rate £350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 47
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.15 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Business Analyst
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 Analyst across the North East region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Business Analyst
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 Analyst across the North East region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +18 17 £338 +22.72% 3
Durham +11 13 £400 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 34 (44.74%) Business Analysis
2 21 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (23.68%) ISEB
4 14 (18.42%) Finance
4 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.16%) MS Office
5 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (13.16%) Business Process Mapping
6 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
7 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.89%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.58%) JIRA
8 5 (6.58%) User Stories
8 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.58%) Lync
8 5 (6.58%) Change Management
9 4 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Banking
9 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 4 (5.26%) Degree
9 4 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (3.95%) Business Development
10 3 (3.95%) SCADA
10 3 (3.95%) Data Mapping
10 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.95%) User Experience

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 5 (6.58%) Lync
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Office
2 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.32%) SSL
1 1 (1.32%) LAN
1 1 (1.32%) WAN
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.32%) MySQL
1 1 (1.32%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) JIRA
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) SCADA
2 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.95%) User Experience
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Informatics
4 1 (1.32%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Business Analysis
2 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (13.16%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
4 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.58%) User Stories
5 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
5 5 (6.58%) Change Management
6 4 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Business Development
7 3 (3.95%) Data Mapping
7 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.95%) BPR
7 3 (3.95%) UML
8 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.63%) OO
8 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.32%) REXX
2 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.32%) NATURAL
2 1 (1.32%) JCL
2 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) ISEB
2 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) CBAP
6 1 (1.32%) IIBA
6 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Hyperion
3 2 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) Open Text
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
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