The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 76 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.00% 5.06% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 5.32% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 17
Median daily rate £408 £338 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.74% +20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £275 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +75.59%
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 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
1054 733 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.49% 95.07% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 421 386
Median daily rate £338 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.47 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -42 19 £415 +24.34% 4
Durham -3 2 £325 -18.75%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 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 North East region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 62 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) Finance
3 37 (38.95%) Business Analysis
4 33 (34.74%) Waterfall
5 25 (26.32%) User Stories
6 23 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (22.11%) Java
8 20 (21.05%) Open Source
8 20 (21.05%) Linux
9 18 (18.95%) Project Management
10 16 (16.84%) Web Services
10 16 (16.84%) Business Process Mapping
11 15 (15.79%) CA Gen
11 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (15.79%) WebLogic
12 14 (14.74%) Analytics
13 12 (12.63%) Product Management
13 12 (12.63%) Disclosure Scotland
14 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
14 11 (11.58%) BDD
14 11 (11.58%) SWOT Analysis
15 10 (10.53%) TDD
16 9 (9.47%) Banking
16 9 (9.47%) Change Management
16 9 (9.47%) Oracle
16 9 (9.47%) Python
16 9 (9.47%) Agile Project Management
16 9 (9.47%) Business Analytics
16 9 (9.47%) BPSS Clearance
17 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.21%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (2.11%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.05%) Adabas
2 1 (1.05%) Big Data
2 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.79%) CA Gen
2 7 (7.37%) JIRA
General
1 39 (41.05%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Law
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.16%) Legal
4 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Billing
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.05%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.21%) Unix
2 4 (4.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.95%) Business Analysis
3 33 (34.74%) Waterfall
4 25 (26.32%) User Stories
5 23 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (21.05%) Open Source
7 18 (18.95%) Project Management
8 16 (16.84%) Business Process Mapping
9 14 (14.74%) Analytics
10 12 (12.63%) Product Management
11 11 (11.58%) BDD
11 11 (11.58%) SWOT Analysis
12 10 (10.53%) TDD
13 9 (9.47%) Agile Project Management
13 9 (9.47%) Business Analytics
13 9 (9.47%) Change Management
14 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (7.37%) Requirements Management
15 7 (7.37%) Software Delivery
15 7 (7.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) Java
2 9 (9.47%) Python
3 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.21%) C++
4 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (5.26%) ISEB
4 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.16%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) Degree
6 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) CBAP
7 1 (1.05%) IIBA
7 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
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