The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 16 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 21 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.00% 6.07% 14.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 7.56% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 31
Average daily rate £400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
Business Analysis
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 344 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.33% 80.37% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 228 145
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £16.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northampton +18 20 £400 -11.11% 2
Business Analysis
East Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (27.03%) Retail
3 10 (27.03%) Logistics
3 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) PMP
3 10 (27.03%) PMI Certification
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
4 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (16.22%) Information Governance
5 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Banking
7 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
7 4 (10.81%) Line Management
7 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) ISEB
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Use Case
9 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Confluence
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ERwin
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Retail
3 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (10.81%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Analyst
2 20 (54.05%) Business Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Project Manager
4 10 (27.03%) IT Manager
4 10 (27.03%) IT Project Manager
4 10 (27.03%) Supply Chain Manager
4 10 (27.03%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 9 (24.32%) Lead Business Analyst
6 8 (21.62%) Process Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Business Change Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Healthcare Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Healthcare Business Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (10.81%) Business Process Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Change Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
2 10 (27.03%) Logistics
2 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.22%) Information Governance
5 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Line Management
6 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Use Case
8 2 (5.41%) Information Management
8 2 (5.41%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.41%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
1 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (27.03%) PMI Certification
2 10 (27.03%) PMP
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) DataFlux
2 1 (2.70%) Informatica
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Planview
2 1 (2.70%) Talend
2 1 (2.70%) Teradata