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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 77 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 75 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.71% 7.76% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 8.13% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 59 25
Median daily rate £340 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
1239 922 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 93.16% 95.45% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 557 546
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 64 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.77 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -64 25 £340 -12.82%
Durham +2 5 £400 -5.88% 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Business Analysis
3 21 (31.34%) User Stories
4 17 (25.37%) Use Case
4 17 (25.37%) Scrum
5 16 (23.88%) UML
6 15 (22.39%) Project Management
7 14 (20.90%) OOA/OOD
7 14 (20.90%) OO
7 14 (20.90%) Finance
8 13 (19.40%) Open Source
9 12 (17.91%) Service Design
10 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
10 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
11 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.94%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
12 8 (11.94%) User Experience
13 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
13 7 (10.45%) Process Improvement
13 7 (10.45%) Oracle
14 6 (8.96%) Windows
14 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (8.96%) Business Process Improvement
14 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (7.46%) JIRA
15 5 (7.46%) VB
15 5 (7.46%) CRM
15 5 (7.46%) FileNet

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 5 (7.46%) FileNet
2 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) SAS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.49%) MS Project
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
1 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.99%) Social Media
3 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Economics
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Business Analysis
3 21 (31.34%) User Stories
4 17 (25.37%) Scrum
4 17 (25.37%) Use Case
5 16 (23.88%) UML
6 15 (22.39%) Project Management
7 14 (20.90%) OO
7 14 (20.90%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (19.40%) Open Source
9 12 (17.91%) Service Design
10 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
11 8 (11.94%) Agile Project Management
11 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (10.45%) Process Improvement
12 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
13 6 (8.96%) Business Process Improvement
13 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (7.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) VB
1 5 (7.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) Facebook
2 2 (2.99%) HP
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Siebel
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