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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 37 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.31% 17.32% 10.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.51% 18.79% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 10
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£425 £416 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +25.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £348 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £528 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
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
255 165 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 91.73% 92.18% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 79 63
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 10
Average hourly rate £11.60 £14.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 45 (66.18%) Banking
2 39 (57.35%) Finance
3 26 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 13 (19.12%) Change Management
6 11 (16.18%) Retail
7 9 (13.24%) Retail Banking
8 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 8 (11.76%) Legal
9 7 (10.29%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (8.82%) Project Management
10 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.35%) VisionPLUS
11 5 (7.35%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (7.35%) Credit Risk
11 5 (7.35%) Predictive Modelling
11 5 (7.35%) Business Process Improvement
11 5 (7.35%) ATM
11 5 (7.35%) Business Transformation
11 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.88%) Intranet
12 4 (5.88%) MS Access
12 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
12 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.41%) Requirements Engineering
13 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.41%) OO
13 3 (4.41%) SSADM
13 3 (4.41%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) ATM
2 4 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
General
1 45 (66.18%) Banking
2 39 (57.35%) Finance
3 11 (16.18%) Retail
4 9 (13.24%) Retail Banking
5 8 (11.76%) Legal
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Credit Risk
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 13 (19.12%) Change Management
4 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.29%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (7.35%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (7.35%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.41%) Requirements Engineering
9 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) OO
9 3 (4.41%) SSADM
9 3 (4.41%) User Stories
10 2 (2.94%) Workflow
10 2 (2.94%) Migration
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) Java
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) CBAP
1 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) TSYS
2 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
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