The table below looks at the statistics for the NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NHS Business Analyst
Rank 589 559 577
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Business Analyst 23 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.028% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.031% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 10
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£325 £284 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% -8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £419 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £210 £262
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -19.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00

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
51314 48841 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31055 29011 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1971 2118 2640
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

NHS Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 August 2014.

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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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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 -8 23 £325 +14.53% 2
London +6 6 £325 -6.13% 1
Yorkshire +6 4 £270 +6.93%
South East - 1 £225 - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -

NHS Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) NHS
2 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.04%) MS Office
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
7 6 (13.04%) Use Case
7 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Information Management
9 4 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Cognos
9 4 (8.70%) Market Research
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.52%) UML
11 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
11 2 (4.35%) Service Management
11 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (4.35%) Workflow
11 2 (4.35%) Finance
11 2 (4.35%) Rational Rose
11 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
11 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling

NHS Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited NHS 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 NHS Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) SPSS
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.17%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.35%) QlikView
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.17%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 46 (100.00%) NHS
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Informatics
4 1 (2.17%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.17%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Use Case
5 5 (10.87%) Information Management
5 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Change Management
6 4 (8.70%) Market Research
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) UML
8 2 (4.35%) Service Management
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.35%) Workflow
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Cognos
3 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Cerner
4 1 (2.17%) iSOFT
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