The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had NHS Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - NHS
Rank 628 623 621
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Business Analyst 13 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.022% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 6
Median daily rate £350 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £276 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £408 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +12.38%
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
52905 53749 52268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.91% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34482 32631 31888
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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 median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2150 2151
Median hourly rate £17.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
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 median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

NHS Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NHS Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NHS Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

NHS Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

NHS Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NHS Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NHS Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Business 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 NHS Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England +1 9 £370 +7.63%
Wales +4 4 £328 +11.20%
South East - 4 £480 -
London -27 3 £286 -21.03%
North West -3 2 £211 -
East Sussex - 2 £480 -
Cardiff - 2 £303 -
South Wales - 2 £303 -
Lewes - 1 £480 -
Manchester - 1 £225 -
Cheshire - 1 £197 -
Surrey - 1 £375 -

NHS Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, NHS 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 featuring NHS Business Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) NHS
2 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) ISEB
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
5 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Logistics
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.57%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Information Governance
7 3 (8.57%) User Stories
7 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.57%) Benchmarking
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (5.71%) Informatics
8 2 (5.71%) MS Excel

NHS Business 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 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
1 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.86%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) QlikView
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) NHS
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.71%) Informatics
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Health Informatics
5 1 (2.86%) LIMS
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analytics
4 4 (11.43%) Logistics
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Benchmarking
5 3 (8.57%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) Information Governance
5 3 (8.57%) Line Management
5 3 (8.57%) User Stories
6 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) SAP