The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 19 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.19% 2.76% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 3.39% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Median daily rate £385 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £379 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £44.38 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.76% +8.23%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 118 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.25% 81.38% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 73 79
Median daily rate £400 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Median hourly rate £40.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.20 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.80 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Suffolk region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -2 11 £385 -23.00%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Office 365
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) ODBC
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
6 1 (6.67%) Reinsurance

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Rollout Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Cash Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Service Design
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft