The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 6 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 57 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.93% 18.57% 12.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.02% 20.43% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 20
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£425 £438 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £311 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £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 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
Business Analyst
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
378 279 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.20% 90.88% 91.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 141 116
Average daily rate £420 £411 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +20.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £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 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 37 £425 +2.10% 5
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 63 (58.33%) Finance
2 62 (57.41%) Banking
3 45 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (31.48%) Business Analysis
5 21 (19.44%) Change Management
6 19 (17.59%) Retail
7 16 (14.81%) Retail Banking
8 13 (12.04%) Risk Management
9 11 (10.19%) Legal
10 9 (8.33%) SQL
10 9 (8.33%) Oracle
10 9 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
11 8 (7.41%) UNIX
11 8 (7.41%) Project Management
12 7 (6.48%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
13 6 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
14 5 (4.63%) Credit Risk
14 5 (4.63%) Use Case
14 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (4.63%) Business Transformation
14 5 (4.63%) Predictive Modelling
14 5 (4.63%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (4.63%) VisionPLUS
14 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce
14 5 (4.63%) ATM
15 4 (3.70%) MS Access
15 4 (3.70%) SharePoint

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) ATM
2 4 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.93%) RSpec
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 63 (58.33%) Finance
2 62 (57.41%) Banking
3 19 (17.59%) Retail
4 16 (14.81%) Retail Banking
5 11 (10.19%) Legal
6 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Billing
7 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.93%) Marketing
8 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Credit Risk
1 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.93%) iPad
3 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.93%) User Experience
3 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (31.48%) Business Analysis
3 21 (19.44%) Change Management
4 13 (12.04%) Risk Management
5 9 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.41%) Project Management
7 7 (6.48%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (4.63%) Use Case
9 5 (4.63%) Business Transformation
9 5 (4.63%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (4.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.70%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.70%) User Stories
11 3 (2.78%) Requirements Engineering
11 3 (2.78%) Migration
11 3 (2.78%) Workflow
11 3 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) SQL
2 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (0.93%) CBAP
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.93%) TSYS
3 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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