The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 7 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 8.33% 7.84% 12.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 8.16% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling 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
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 49 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 96.08% 97.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 33
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Stirling region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland