The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Business 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 Junior Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Business Analyst
Rank 625 605 590
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Business Analyst 33 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.047% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.049% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 17
Average daily rate £288 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.54% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £183 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £488 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £250 £255
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £87.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £87.50 -

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
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Junior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Junior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Junior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Junior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England -18 31 £288 -2.54% 11
London +7 19 £288 -32.35% 4
South East -20 6 £188 -9.74% 2
City of London - 5 £290 - 3
Hampshire +3 3 - - 1
Eastleigh - 3 - -
South West +8 2 £268 -19.30% 3
Scotland -19 2 £300 +27.65%
East Midlands +6 1 £325 -7.14%
Berkshire +4 1 - -
Glasgow +2 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £300 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £188 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £325 -
Taunton - 1 £225 -
Sheffield - 1 £148 -
Redhill - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £148 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £151 -
Midlands - 1 £338 -
North East - 1 £151 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £225 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £151 -
Yorkshire - 1 £148 - 1

Junior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior Business 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 Junior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
3 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 12 (21.43%) Project Management
3 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.50%) SDLC
5 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.93%) Retail
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Windows
7 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 4 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 4 (7.14%) JIRA
7 4 (7.14%) Wiki
7 4 (7.14%) Confluence
8 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (5.36%) People Management
8 3 (5.36%) UML
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.36%) BPR
8 3 (5.36%) Document Management
8 3 (5.36%) Migration
8 3 (5.36%) TDD
9 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.57%) Validation

Junior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior Business 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 Junior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) DHCP
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Wiki
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.79%) Equities
3 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.79%) Life Science
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.79%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.79%) Social Media
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
2 12 (21.43%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) SDLC
4 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
5 4 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (5.36%) BPR
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.36%) Document Management
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) People Management
6 3 (5.36%) TDD
6 3 (5.36%) UML
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) CRM
7 2 (3.57%) ERP
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) CBAP
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.79%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Murex
2 1 (1.79%) Northgate