The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 38 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.85% 1.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £550 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.38 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+47.91% +7.14%
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
319 146 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 94.38% 96.69% 89.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 73 40
Average daily rate £460 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -10 9 £613 +82.83% 1
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Pega
3 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) MS Office
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) RUP
7 4 (16.00%) ERP
7 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 2 (8.00%) CRM
9 2 (8.00%) Documentum
9 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
9 2 (8.00%) VMware
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.00%) QAD
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Coaching
9 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (8.00%) Infor
9 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (8.00%) Use Case
10 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
10 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.00%) Performance Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Infor LN
2 1 (4.00%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (4.00%) Czech Language
1 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) French Language
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) RUP
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
8 1 (4.00%) BPR
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Pega
2 2 (8.00%) Infor
2 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) QAD
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP