The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 42 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.94% 10.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 11.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Median daily rate £300 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.83 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -12.46%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
423 159 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.70% 95.78% 90.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 58 60
Median daily rate £430 £430 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £270 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Telford -30 12 £300 -30.23%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Shropshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Business Analysis
3 17 (48.57%) Pega
4 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.86%) Use Case
6 7 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (17.14%) Service Management
8 5 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) MS Office
9 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.57%) User Stories
10 3 (8.57%) Fujitsu
10 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
10 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
10 3 (8.57%) LAN
10 3 (8.57%) WAN
10 3 (8.57%) HP
10 3 (8.57%) Validation
10 3 (8.57%) Change Management
10 3 (8.57%) Military
10 3 (8.57%) Billing
10 3 (8.57%) Logistics
11 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
2 3 (8.57%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Business Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.86%) Use Case
5 7 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (17.14%) Service Management
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.57%) Change Management
9 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (8.57%) Logistics
9 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) SDLC
9 3 (8.57%) User Stories
9 3 (8.57%) Validation
10 2 (5.71%) ITSM
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
10 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Pega
2 3 (8.57%) Fujitsu
2 3 (8.57%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft