The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stirling region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 7 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 18.46% 9.78% 9.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.05% 10.59% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Average daily rate £330 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 85 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 96.92% 92.39% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 40
Average daily rate £385 £401 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
Scotland

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 18 April 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 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Reference Data
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Reuters
4 4 (28.57%) Bloomberg
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
6 2 (14.29%) RIMES
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) RUP
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Toad
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) OO

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Reference Data
2 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) E-Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Reuters
1 4 (28.57%) Bloomberg
2 2 (14.29%) RIMES
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
Stirling
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago