The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northampton region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 37 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.17% 12.73% 12.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.65% 13.03% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 23
Median daily rate £450 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £425 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £475
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 £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
Business Analyst
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 261 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 96.44% 97.75% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 192 140
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 17
Median hourly rate £10.50 £18.52 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.30% +27.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.44 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £22.50 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Northampton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (54.79%) Business Analysis
2 35 (47.95%) Finance
3 27 (36.99%) Banking
4 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (19.18%) Information Governance
7 14 (19.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (19.18%) Management Information System
8 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
9 7 (9.59%) ISEB
9 7 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) User Stories
11 5 (6.85%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (5.48%) Use Case
12 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
12 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
12 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.48%) Scrum
12 4 (5.48%) Change Management
12 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
13 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
13 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
13 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (4.11%) Validation
13 3 (4.11%) Information Security
13 3 (4.11%) Confluence
13 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (4.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Grunt
2 1 (1.37%) gulp
2 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 27 (36.99%) Banking
3 14 (19.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) Ajax
1 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.37%) Backbone.js
1 1 (1.37%) CSS
1 1 (1.37%) CSS3
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
1 1 (1.37%) HTML5
1 1 (1.37%) JSON
1 1 (1.37%) Node.js
1 1 (1.37%) Velocity
1 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) EMV
4 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.37%) PMI
4 1 (1.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) AIX
1 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Business Analysis
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (19.18%) Information Governance
6 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
7 7 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (8.22%) User Stories
9 5 (6.85%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.48%) Change Management
10 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.48%) Scrum
10 4 (5.48%) Use Case
10 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.11%) Information Security
11 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.11%) Validation
12 2 (2.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) ActionScript
1 2 (2.74%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) ISEB
2 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.74%) CBAP
4 1 (1.37%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.37%) Pega
2 1 (1.37%) Perforce