The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 11.32% 44.00% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.43% 44.00% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
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£350 £301 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -18.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.40 £28.32
% change year-on-year
+24.06% -3.23%
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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
105 50 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 99.06% 100.00% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 52
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Reference Data
6 6 (33.33%) Bloomberg
7 4 (22.22%) RUP
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Reuters
8 3 (16.67%) Front Office
8 3 (16.67%) Legal
8 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Sybase
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Management
9 2 (11.11%) Markit EDM
9 2 (11.11%) RIMES

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.56%) Eagle PACE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Reference Data
2 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) RUP
4 4 (22.22%) Workflow
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Line Management
7 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 3 (16.67%) Reuters
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (11.11%) RIMES
4 1 (5.56%) Charles River
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