The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Suffolk region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 9 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 31 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.97% 9.77% 9.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.40% 10.00% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 26
Median daily rate £475 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £306 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.69% +57.14%
Business Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
250 210 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.53% 97.67% 98.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 140 223
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 21
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Suffolk region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 0 26 £475 +18.75% 7
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Suffolk region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Business Analysis
3 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (18.31%) CRM
4 12 (16.90%) Finance
4 12 (16.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (16.90%) User Stories
5 11 (15.49%) Scrum
5 11 (15.49%) Workflow
6 10 (14.08%) Documentum
7 9 (12.68%) Kofax
7 9 (12.68%) Project Management
7 9 (12.68%) Robotics
7 9 (12.68%) Target Operating Model
8 8 (11.27%) Blue Prism
9 7 (9.86%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) SQL
10 6 (8.45%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) Document Management
11 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (7.04%) Use Case
11 5 (7.04%) Workflow Analysis
12 4 (5.63%) Reinsurance
12 4 (5.63%) ITIL
12 4 (5.63%) Logistics
13 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
13 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
13 3 (4.23%) SLA
13 3 (4.23%) ISEB

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 10 (14.08%) Documentum
2 2 (2.82%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Robotics
3 4 (5.63%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.23%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Business Analysis
3 13 (18.31%) CRM
3 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (16.90%) User Stories
5 11 (15.49%) Scrum
5 11 (15.49%) Workflow
6 9 (12.68%) Project Management
6 9 (12.68%) Target Operating Model
7 7 (9.86%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.04%) Document Management
9 5 (7.04%) Use Case
9 5 (7.04%) Workflow Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) ITIL
10 4 (5.63%) Logistics
11 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.23%) Process Improvement
11 3 (4.23%) Transition Management
12 2 (2.82%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) CBAP
2 1 (1.41%) CISM
2 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Kofax
2 8 (11.27%) Blue Prism
3 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.41%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.41%) Varonis
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