The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 5 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 13.04% 4.44% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 5.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£555 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.10% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.33 £31.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +65.78%
Business Analysis
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 82.61% 88.89% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 36
Average daily rate £388 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.40 - £13.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Business Analysis
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) SAP PS
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) New Media
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP PS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP