The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 62 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 61 125 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.01% 4.38% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 5.52% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 74 57
Median daily rate £337 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £466 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.71 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
Business Analysis
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1630 2264 2174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.49% 79.41% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1193 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 29 £369 +8.13% 3
Glasgow -18 17 £320 -12.98% 2
Renfrewshire - 5 £330 -
Scottish Borders - 2 £325 -
West Lothian -2 1 £338 -28.19%
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £350 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 69 (45.70%) Finance
2 53 (35.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (25.83%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (25.83%) Banking
4 38 (25.17%) Project Management
5 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
6 22 (14.57%) MS Excel
6 22 (14.57%) Retail
7 21 (13.91%) PRINCE2
8 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (11.26%) SQL
10 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (10.60%) Asset Management
10 16 (10.60%) Degree
11 15 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (9.93%) Management Information System
12 14 (9.27%) Migration
12 14 (9.27%) User Stories
13 13 (8.61%) Data Centre
13 13 (8.61%) MS Office
13 13 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (7.95%) Retail Banking
14 12 (7.95%) Process Improvement
15 11 (7.28%) Data Analysis
15 11 (7.28%) Oracle
15 11 (7.28%) Change Management
16 10 (6.62%) Data Modelling
17 9 (5.96%) MS Visio
17 9 (5.96%) Systems Analysis
17 9 (5.96%) Use Case

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.99%) SAS
1 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.66%) Confluence
3 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (14.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.61%) MS Office
3 9 (5.96%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.65%) MS Project
6 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.66%) HFM
2 1 (0.66%) MultiFonds
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.66%) Primavera
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Office 365
1 2 (1.32%) Trello
2 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) DHCP
1 6 (3.97%) DNS
1 6 (3.97%) Internet
1 6 (3.97%) Intranet
2 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.66%) Big Data
4 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.66%) GIS
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.66%) Spatial Data
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.66%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) JIRA
1 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (45.70%) Finance
2 39 (25.83%) Banking
3 22 (14.57%) Retail
4 12 (7.95%) Retail Banking
5 8 (5.30%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.99%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.66%) Front Office
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (62.91%) Analyst
2 80 (52.98%) Business Analyst
3 22 (14.57%) Project Manager
4 9 (5.96%) Developer
5 8 (5.30%) Data Business Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) Consultant
6 7 (4.64%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (3.97%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (3.97%) Data Analyst
8 5 (3.31%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (3.31%) Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (3.31%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.31%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.31%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (2.65%) Applications Support
9 4 (2.65%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (2.65%) Process Analyst
9 4 (2.65%) Project Analyst
9 4 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (2.65%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.31%) HTML
2 4 (2.65%) CSS
3 3 (1.99%) .NET
4 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.66%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.66%) RESTful
5 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.93%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.61%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.65%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.65%) User Experience
5 3 (1.99%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.32%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
6 2 (1.32%) PKI
6 2 (1.32%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.66%) EPoS
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Windows
2 4 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (0.66%) Android
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (25.83%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (25.17%) Project Management
4 21 (13.91%) PRINCE2
5 16 (10.60%) Asset Management
5 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (9.27%) Migration
6 14 (9.27%) User Stories
7 13 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (7.95%) Process Improvement
9 11 (7.28%) Change Management
9 11 (7.28%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.62%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.96%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (5.96%) Use Case
12 8 (5.30%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (4.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 7 (4.64%) Scrum
13 7 (4.64%) Service Delivery
14 6 (3.97%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.26%) SQL
2 6 (3.97%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.99%) C
5 2 (1.32%) C#
5 2 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.60%) Degree
2 7 (4.64%) ISEB
3 6 (3.97%) PMP
3 6 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.65%) APMP
5 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.99%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.31%) QA
3 4 (2.65%) FATCA
3 4 (2.65%) SEPA
4 3 (1.99%) MiFID
5 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.66%) COBIT
6 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.66%) EMIR
6 1 (0.66%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.28%) Oracle
3 4 (2.65%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.32%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.32%) Cognos
5 1 (0.66%) Apple
5 1 (0.66%) Casewise
5 1 (0.66%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.66%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.66%) Reuters
5 1 (0.66%) SAP
5 1 (0.66%) Tableau
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