The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 5 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.55% 9.58% 17.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.75% 10.19% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 28
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £342 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.63% +16.66%
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
217 157 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 98.64% 94.01% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 59 147
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.36 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

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 21 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 55 (63.22%) Finance
2 42 (48.28%) Business Analysis
3 35 (40.23%) Banking
4 32 (36.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (24.14%) Retail
6 14 (16.09%) Project Management
6 14 (16.09%) Customer Engagement
7 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 12 (13.79%) Change Management
7 12 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 10 (11.49%) Use Case
9 8 (9.20%) Legal
9 8 (9.20%) Scrum
9 8 (9.20%) Retail Banking
9 8 (9.20%) System Testing
10 7 (8.05%) UML
10 7 (8.05%) B2C
11 6 (6.90%) CRM
11 6 (6.90%) ATG
11 6 (6.90%) Degree
11 6 (6.90%) JIRA
11 6 (6.90%) hybris
11 6 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
12 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.75%) IBM
13 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.60%) ISO 8583
13 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.60%) BPMN
13 4 (4.60%) SWIFT

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) MS Access
1 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) RequisitePro
General
1 55 (63.22%) Finance
2 35 (40.23%) Banking
3 21 (24.14%) Retail
4 8 (9.20%) Retail Banking
4 8 (9.20%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) SWIFT
2 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) CMDB
3 1 (1.15%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Business Analysis
2 32 (36.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (16.09%) Project Management
3 14 (16.09%) Customer Engagement
4 12 (13.79%) Change Management
4 12 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.49%) Use Case
6 8 (9.20%) System Testing
6 8 (9.20%) Scrum
7 7 (8.05%) UML
7 7 (8.05%) B2C
8 6 (6.90%) CRM
8 6 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.60%) User Stories
10 4 (4.60%) BPMN
10 4 (4.60%) Business Transformation
11 3 (3.45%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) VBA
3 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) ISEB
2 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.30%) CBAP
4 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.15%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.15%) FATCA
2 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) ATG
1 6 (6.90%) hybris
2 5 (5.75%) IBM
3 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) TSYS
5 1 (1.15%) Teradata
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