The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT 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 Scotland 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
IT Business Analyst
Rank 120 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 6 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.46% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 - £37.50
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 2178 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.79% 92.96% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1075 1322
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £236 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
IT Business Analyst
UK

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IT Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the Scotland 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £325 - 1
Glasgow +4 2 £400 +18.51% 1
IT Business Analyst
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IT Business Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Use Case
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) EMIR
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) MiFID
5 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Front Office
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Use Case
2 3 (27.27%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) EMIR
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle