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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 24 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.89% 3.48% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 4.14% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Median daily rate £525 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £298 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £462 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £45.00 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-32.22% +48.39%
Business Analysis
East of England

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
208 169 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.20% 84.08% 72.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 107 163
Median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 10 £525 +23.52%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
1 6 (31.58%) Kofax
1 6 (31.58%) Robotics
1 6 (31.58%) Target Operating Model
2 5 (26.32%) Blue Prism
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Documentum
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) User Stories
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Reinsurance
5 2 (10.53%) Service Design
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) QA
6 1 (5.26%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) MS Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Analyst
1 16 (84.21%) Business Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Robotics
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Reinsurance
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
1 6 (31.58%) Target Operating Model
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Stories
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Service Design
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Kofax
2 5 (26.32%) Blue Prism
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft