The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 47 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 105 85 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.52% 3.58% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 4.69% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 65 56
Median daily rate £388 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £495 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +12.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £44.22 £30.16
% change year-on-year
-36.10% +46.58%
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2440 1813 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.82% 76.40% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 1131 976
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 128
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Birmingham +4 31 £350 -14.37% 5
Warwickshire -8 17 £406 +30.00% 1
Shropshire - 14 £488 - 1
Staffordshire +7 9 £338 +50.00% 2
Coventry -11 9 £491 +9.16% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £325 - 1
Dudley - 2 £383 -
Kingswinford - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £400 - 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 79 (36.92%) Finance
2 76 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (16.36%) Pega
5 28 (13.08%) Use Case
6 23 (10.75%) Project Management
7 22 (10.28%) ISEB
7 22 (10.28%) Scrum
7 22 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (9.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (8.88%) UML
9 19 (8.88%) Data Modelling
10 17 (7.94%) Banking
10 17 (7.94%) Logical Data Model
10 17 (7.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 16 (7.48%) Degree
12 15 (7.01%) Informatica
12 15 (7.01%) .NET
12 15 (7.01%) Migration
12 15 (7.01%) Process Improvement
13 14 (6.54%) Legal
13 14 (6.54%) Change Management
13 14 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (6.54%) C#
13 14 (6.54%) SAP
13 14 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (6.07%) Retail
14 13 (6.07%) Microsoft
14 13 (6.07%) PRINCE2
15 12 (5.61%) SDLC

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.40%) ArcGIS
2 3 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.40%) Confluence
3 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.21%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.74%) MS Office
3 6 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) Maximo
3 1 (0.47%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.47%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.47%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) Yammer
3 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) NAS
2 1 (0.47%) SAN
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.87%) Big Data
4 4 (1.87%) GIS
4 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.93%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.93%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.47%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) JIRA
1 3 (1.40%) NUnit
General
1 79 (36.92%) Finance
2 17 (7.94%) Banking
3 14 (6.54%) Legal
4 13 (6.07%) Retail
5 11 (5.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.27%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.87%) Local Government
9 2 (0.93%) Automotive
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (66.36%) Analyst
2 132 (61.68%) Business Analyst
3 26 (12.15%) Consultant
4 16 (7.48%) Architect
5 15 (7.01%) Developer
6 14 (6.54%) Informatica Consultant
7 13 (6.07%) Business Architect
7 13 (6.07%) Business IT Analyst
7 13 (6.07%) IT Analyst
7 13 (6.07%) IT Business Analyst
8 9 (4.21%) Business Change Analyst
8 9 (4.21%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.74%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 8 (3.74%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 8 (3.74%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 7 (3.27%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.27%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (2.80%) .NET Developer
11 6 (2.80%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.01%) .NET
2 10 (4.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.80%) HTML
4 5 (2.34%) jQuery
4 5 (2.34%) Web Services
5 4 (1.87%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.87%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (1.40%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.40%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.40%) JSON
6 3 (1.40%) REST
6 3 (1.40%) Underscore.js
6 3 (1.40%) WCF
7 2 (0.93%) Ajax
7 2 (0.93%) COM
7 2 (0.93%) CSS
7 2 (0.93%) HTML5
7 2 (0.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.61%) Virtual Team
3 7 (3.27%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.27%) Reference Data
4 5 (2.34%) PMI
5 4 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.40%) Informatics
6 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.40%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) PDA
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.34%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Unix
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (13.08%) Use Case
4 23 (10.75%) Project Management
5 22 (10.28%) Scrum
6 21 (9.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (8.88%) Data Modelling
7 19 (8.88%) UML
8 17 (7.94%) Logical Data Model
8 17 (7.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 15 (7.01%) Migration
9 15 (7.01%) Process Improvement
10 14 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (6.54%) Change Management
10 14 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
11 13 (6.07%) PRINCE2
12 12 (5.61%) Data Analysis
12 12 (5.61%) Requirements Engineering
12 12 (5.61%) SDLC
13 10 (4.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.54%) C#
2 10 (4.67%) SQL
3 6 (2.80%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.87%) Java
5 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
6 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.47%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (10.28%) ISEB
2 16 (7.48%) Degree
3 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.34%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) QA
2 7 (3.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.93%) GCP
3 2 (0.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) COSO
4 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.47%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (16.36%) Pega
2 15 (7.01%) Informatica
3 14 (6.54%) SAP
4 13 (6.07%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.34%) Oracle
6 3 (1.40%) ESRI
6 3 (1.40%) Remedy
6 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.93%) Fiserv
7 2 (0.93%) Google
7 2 (0.93%) Guidewire
7 2 (0.93%) Infor
7 2 (0.93%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) Cognos
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Xcede
Rate: £500 per day + Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago