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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 28 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.54% 5.02% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 5.42% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 10 16
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£420 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £259 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.83 £37.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +35.72%
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
809 535 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.59% 92.56% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 318 149
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 38 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £33.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 +8 39 £425 +6.25% 1
Durham -17 6 £400 +58.41% 2
Teesside - 1 £400 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 39 (44.32%) Business Analysis
2 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.95%) Finance
4 25 (28.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (26.14%) Project Management
6 22 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 19 (21.59%) GAP Analysis
8 18 (20.45%) OO
9 16 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
10 14 (15.91%) Banking
11 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (10.23%) Business Process Mapping
12 9 (10.23%) Open Source
12 9 (10.23%) Web Services
13 8 (9.09%) Supplier Management
13 8 (9.09%) Migration
13 8 (9.09%) Requirements Management
14 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
14 7 (7.95%) Change Management
14 7 (7.95%) User Experience
14 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
15 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
15 6 (6.82%) UML
15 6 (6.82%) Business Development
15 6 (6.82%) Validation
16 5 (5.68%) Retail
16 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
16 5 (5.68%) Use Case
16 5 (5.68%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (2.27%) OpenROAD
2 1 (1.14%) Lync
2 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.14%) Adabas
1 1 (1.14%) Base SAS
1 1 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 14 (15.91%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) User Experience
3 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Informatics
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
4 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.32%) Business Analysis
2 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (26.14%) Project Management
5 22 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 19 (21.59%) GAP Analysis
7 18 (20.45%) OO
8 9 (10.23%) Open Source
8 9 (10.23%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (9.09%) Migration
9 8 (9.09%) Supplier Management
9 8 (9.09%) Requirements Management
10 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.95%) Change Management
10 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (6.82%) Validation
11 6 (6.82%) UML
11 6 (6.82%) Business Development
12 5 (5.68%) Use Case
12 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) Java
1 1 (1.14%) SQL
1 1 (1.14%) REXX
1 1 (1.14%) NATURAL
1 1 (1.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) ISEB
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.55%) APMP
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) IIBA
4 1 (1.14%) CBAP
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (4.55%) HP
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.14%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.14%) Teradata
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