The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 15 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 35 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.31% 5.28% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.56% 5.37% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 5
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +75.59%
Business Analyst
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
463 410 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.66% 98.32% 96.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 221 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £238 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 23
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 25 (43.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (36.21%) Finance
3 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
4 17 (29.31%) Retail
5 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) Scrum
6 10 (17.24%) Data Modelling
7 8 (13.79%) Change Management
7 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (12.07%) Extreme Programming
8 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.62%) SDLC
10 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (6.90%) Use Case
10 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (5.17%) Migration
11 3 (5.17%) QA
11 3 (5.17%) Information Security
11 3 (5.17%) ISEB
11 3 (5.17%) Oracle
11 3 (5.17%) User Stories
11 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
12 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.45%) NHS
12 2 (3.45%) SQL
12 2 (3.45%) Project Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JMeter
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
3 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
5 8 (13.79%) Change Management
5 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.07%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (12.07%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (8.62%) SDLC
8 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Use Case
9 3 (5.17%) Information Security
9 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) User Stories
9 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Software AG