The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Lead Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 131 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 4 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.62% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.66% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 10
Median daily rate £426 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £399 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £479 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2331 3048 2592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.99% 95.13% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1353 1545 1369
Median daily rate £350 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 60
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Lead Business Analyst
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 Lead Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -11 4 £426 -0.87%
Lead Business Analyst
UK

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Lead Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Data Extraction
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (22.22%) SEPA
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (11.11%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
6 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP