The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 29 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.09% 3.01% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 3.49% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-40.86% +43.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 258 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 84.70% 86.29% 74.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 75 60
Median daily rate £450 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £13.90 £13.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+241.72% +6.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Telford +7 1 - -
Business Analysis
West Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Django
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft