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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 40 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 100 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.94% 2.04% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 2.91% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 36 29
Average daily rate £398 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
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
2038 1545 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.30% 69.88% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 892 849
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 102 79
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham +4 28 £415 +7.09% 11
Warwickshire +14 21 £362 +5.62% 5
Shropshire -3 15 £475 +35.71% 1
Coventry 0 10 £425 +41.66% 3
Staffordshire -11 3 £340 +4.61% 4
Worcestershire +9 2 £425 +6.25% 2
Solihull - 2 £363 - 2
Walsall - 1 £320 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £320 - 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 56 (33.33%) Finance
2 39 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.67%) Project Management
4 26 (15.48%) Migration
5 22 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (11.31%) Change Management
7 18 (10.71%) Retail
8 16 (9.52%) SAP
9 15 (8.93%) Pega
9 15 (8.93%) Data Quality
10 13 (7.74%) ISEB
11 12 (7.14%) Scrum
12 11 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.55%) ERP
12 11 (6.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (5.95%) Data Modelling
13 10 (5.95%) PRINCE2
13 10 (5.95%) Legal
13 10 (5.95%) Data Migration
13 10 (5.95%) Degree
13 10 (5.95%) Data Analysis
14 9 (5.36%) Data Management
14 9 (5.36%) Banking
14 9 (5.36%) Use Case
14 9 (5.36%) Data Cleansing
14 9 (5.36%) Risk Management
14 9 (5.36%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (5.36%) C#
14 9 (5.36%) .NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.98%) Confluence
2 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Office
2 3 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.19%) MS Project
3 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.79%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.79%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.60%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.60%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Office 365
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) DNS
2 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.17%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.38%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.19%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.60%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.60%) EDMS
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) JIRA
2 4 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (10.71%) Retail
3 10 (5.95%) Legal
4 9 (5.36%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.19%) Automotive
6 2 (1.19%) Games
6 2 (1.19%) Local Government
6 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (74.40%) Analyst
2 115 (68.45%) Business Analyst
3 11 (6.55%) Consultant
3 11 (6.55%) Data Analyst
4 9 (5.36%) Developer
5 7 (4.17%) Architect
5 7 (4.17%) Business Change Analyst
5 7 (4.17%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 7 (4.17%) Data Quality Analyst
5 7 (4.17%) Retail Business Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Data Business Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Digital Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Finance Business Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Process Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) .NET
2 5 (2.98%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.19%) Ajax
3 2 (1.19%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.19%) Backbone.js
3 2 (1.19%) COM
3 2 (1.19%) CSS
3 2 (1.19%) HTML
3 2 (1.19%) HTML5
3 2 (1.19%) jQuery
3 2 (1.19%) React
3 2 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.38%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.19%) PMI
5 1 (0.60%) CMDB
5 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.19%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.67%) Project Management
3 26 (15.48%) Migration
4 22 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (11.31%) Change Management
6 12 (7.14%) Scrum
7 11 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.55%) ERP
7 11 (6.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (5.95%) Data Analysis
8 10 (5.95%) Data Migration
8 10 (5.95%) Data Modelling
8 10 (5.95%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.36%) Business Process Mapping
9 9 (5.36%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (5.36%) Data Management
9 9 (5.36%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (5.36%) Risk Management
9 9 (5.36%) Use Case
10 8 (4.76%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.36%) C#
2 8 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (1.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.60%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 13 (7.74%) ISEB
2 10 (5.95%) Degree
3 4 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.38%) PMP
4 2 (1.19%) CISA
4 2 (1.19%) CISM
4 2 (1.19%) CISSP
4 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.60%) MiFID
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (9.52%) SAP
2 15 (8.93%) Pega
3 9 (5.36%) Oracle
4 7 (4.17%) Informatica
5 6 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.38%) Talend
7 3 (1.79%) Trillium
8 2 (1.19%) Cognos
8 2 (1.19%) IBM
8 2 (1.19%) Infor
8 2 (1.19%) Kronos
8 2 (1.19%) Northgate
8 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.60%) Baan
9 1 (0.60%) Cisco
9 1 (0.60%) HP
9 1 (0.60%) Lotus
9 1 (0.60%) Sage
9 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.60%) VMware
Coventry
Pertemps IT
Rate: £400 to £450 a day all inclusive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Ciber UK
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago