The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Improvement Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Improvement Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Improvement Analyst
Rank 618 611 580
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Business Improvement Analyst 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.002% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.002% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £450 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £425 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Improvement Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Improvement Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Improvement Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Improvement Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Improvement Analyst within the UK.

Business Improvement Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Improvement Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Improvement Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Business Improvement Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Improvement Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Improvement Analyst within the UK.

Business Improvement Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Improvement Analyst
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Improvement Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 8 £450 +5.88% 2
England +4 8 £450 +5.88% 5
City of London +36 2 £500 +17.64% 1

Business Improvement Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Improvement Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Improvement Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
6 2 (10.53%) Legal
6 2 (10.53%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) NHS
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) MS Office
7 1 (5.26%) UML
7 1 (5.26%) BPR

Business Improvement Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Improvement Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Improvement Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 1 (5.26%) BPR
7 1 (5.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft