The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Improvement Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Improvement Analyst
Rank 630 640 622
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Improvement Analyst 8 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.016% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.017% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £423 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.34% -8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £430 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Business Improvement Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Improvement Analyst in the job title.

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
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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Improvement Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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
England +5 7 £375 -11.34%
South East +17 6 £375 +7.14%
West Sussex - 4 £375 -
Crawley - 2 £375 -
Hampshire +16 1 - -
Manchester +7 1 £275 -35.29%
North West +2 1 £275 -35.29%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £388 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £388 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Business Improvement Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Business Improvement 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 featuring Business Improvement Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) Six Sigma
3 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) BPMN
6 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet

Business Improvement Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.25%) Frameworx
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Six Sigma
3 4 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) BPR
5 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Capita
2 1 (6.25%) SAP