The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stoke-on-Trent region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 6 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.45% 2.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +73.52%
Business Analyst
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.18% 100.00% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 35
Median daily rate £425 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stoke-on-Trent region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) Degree

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft