The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 20 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.57% 4.85% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 5.63% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £404 £370 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £321 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £394 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £31.33 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -0.55%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 142 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 82.59% 86.06% 67.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 84 49
Median daily rate £325 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -38.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £404 -
Stoke-on-Trent +3 3 - -
Business Analysis
West Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
3 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 3 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Project Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Design Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Architect
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
3 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft