The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northamptonshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 87 47 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.10% 20.35% 17.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.36% 21.56% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 45
Average daily rate £450 £379 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% -5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £327 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 218 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.41% 94.37% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 129 218
Average daily rate £400 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £217 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 16
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £15.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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Northampton -1 51 £438 +16.66% 5
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 87 (64.44%) Finance
2 69 (51.11%) Business Analysis
3 63 (46.67%) Banking
4 44 (32.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (20.00%) Retail
6 22 (16.30%) Project Management
7 19 (14.07%) Change Management
8 16 (11.85%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.37%) Scrum
10 13 (9.63%) UML
10 13 (9.63%) Retail Banking
11 12 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
11 12 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.41%) Logistics
13 9 (6.67%) Investment Banking
13 9 (6.67%) SWIFT
13 9 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (5.93%) Business Process Improvement
14 8 (5.93%) Use Case
15 7 (5.19%) Process Improvement
15 7 (5.19%) Business Transformation
15 7 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (5.19%) BPR
15 7 (5.19%) Legal
15 7 (5.19%) B2C
15 7 (5.19%) IBM
16 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2
16 6 (4.44%) CRM
16 6 (4.44%) SQL
16 6 (4.44%) ATG

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (0.74%) SAS
1 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Project
2 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.74%) Epicor Tropos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.74%) MS Access
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (1.48%) RequisitePro
General
1 87 (64.44%) Finance
2 63 (46.67%) Banking
3 27 (20.00%) Retail
4 13 (9.63%) Retail Banking
5 9 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 7 (5.19%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) SWIFT
2 4 (2.96%) APACS
3 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.48%) PMI
4 1 (0.74%) CMDB
4 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.74%) FMCG
4 1 (0.74%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.11%) Business Analysis
2 44 (32.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (16.30%) Project Management
4 19 (14.07%) Change Management
5 16 (11.85%) Risk Management
6 14 (10.37%) Scrum
7 13 (9.63%) UML
8 12 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
8 12 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.41%) Logistics
10 8 (5.93%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (5.93%) Use Case
11 7 (5.19%) Process Improvement
11 7 (5.19%) Business Transformation
11 7 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (5.19%) BPR
11 7 (5.19%) B2C
12 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.44%) CRM
12 6 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.44%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.74%) C
3 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.48%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.48%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.96%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.48%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (5.19%) IBM
2 6 (4.44%) ATG
2 6 (4.44%) hybris
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle
3 4 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.48%) Teradata
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