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 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
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.94% 2.44% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 2.78% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
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 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
67 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 93.06% 87.80% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 22
Median daily rate £350 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.17 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 - £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £14.00
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 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 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft