The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 11 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.64% 2.78% 8.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 3.33% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£325 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.81%
Job Titles Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 89.09% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 24
Average daily rate £325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
1 7 (43.75%) User Stories
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) PDM
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) TrackWise
6 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Billing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) TrackWise
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) User Stories
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) PDM
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy