The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 19 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.66% 6.29% 5.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.93% 6.48% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £520 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £33.00 £34.64
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -4.72%
Business Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 324 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 96.60% 97.01% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 226 246
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Southampton region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Southampton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (42.50%) Business Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) Data Security
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.00%) Document Management
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Retail
5 5 (12.50%) EDRMS
5 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) Information Management
6 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
8 2 (5.00%) BDD
8 2 (5.00%) Biml
8 2 (5.00%) Wireframes
8 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (5.00%) Demand Management
8 2 (5.00%) User Stories
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Windows
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Migration

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) EDRMS
2 2 (5.00%) Biml
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Business Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) Data Security
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.00%) Document Management
4 5 (12.50%) Information Management
5 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Demand Management
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Wireframes
8 1 (2.50%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) ATG
1 1 (2.50%) SAP