The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 9 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 11.32% 3.13% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 5.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Business Analysis
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 92.45% 62.50% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 10
Median daily rate £363 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport 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 Stockport

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Business Analysis
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) Capita
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) BPMN

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Documentation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 1 (14.29%) BPMN
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Capita