The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 17 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.72% 3.23% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 3.64% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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 £32.00 £31.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+0.78% -0.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 55 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 84.25% 88.71% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 35 14
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
General
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle