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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 44 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 105 83 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.71% 3.21% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 4.20% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 58
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £43.50 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-25.28% +43.44%
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
2314 1975 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.65% 76.34% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1332 1219 925
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 92 111
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.86% -17.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 35 £450 -5.26% 10
Warwickshire -2 19 £400 +28.51% 4
Shropshire -23 13 £488 -8.01%
Staffordshire +6 6 £338 +3.84%
Coventry -8 6 £394 -12.50% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £325 - 1
Dudley - 2 £383 -
Walsall +2 1 - - 1
Solihull -13 1 £400 +8.84% 2
Kingswinford - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 70 (35.00%) Finance
2 65 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (20.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (15.50%) Pega
5 29 (14.50%) Project Management
6 28 (14.00%) Use Case
7 21 (10.50%) Scrum
8 20 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (9.00%) Migration
9 18 (9.00%) Change Management
10 17 (8.50%) Data Modelling
10 17 (8.50%) Banking
11 16 (8.00%) .NET
11 16 (8.00%) ISEB
12 15 (7.50%) Informatica
12 15 (7.50%) C#
12 15 (7.50%) Legal
12 15 (7.50%) Logical Data Model
13 14 (7.00%) UML
13 14 (7.00%) Data Analysis
13 14 (7.00%) Degree
13 14 (7.00%) QA
14 13 (6.50%) PRINCE2
14 13 (6.50%) SAP
14 13 (6.50%) GAP Analysis
14 13 (6.50%) Process Improvement
15 12 (6.00%) SQL
15 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (6.00%) Retail

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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.50%) Confluence
3 3 (1.50%) ArcGIS
3 3 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) MS Office
2 6 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.00%) Office 365
1 2 (1.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) LAN
2 1 (0.50%) NAS
2 1 (0.50%) SAN
2 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.00%) GIS
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.00%) Big Data
5 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.00%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.00%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.50%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) JIRA
2 2 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 70 (35.00%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Banking
3 15 (7.50%) Legal
4 12 (6.00%) Retail
5 11 (5.50%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.50%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.00%) Local Government
9 3 (1.50%) Automotive
10 2 (1.00%) Games
10 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.50%) Back Office
11 1 (0.50%) Electronics
11 1 (0.50%) Marketing
11 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (66.50%) Analyst
2 125 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 25 (12.50%) Consultant
4 15 (7.50%) Developer
5 14 (7.00%) Informatica Consultant
6 12 (6.00%) Architect
6 12 (6.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 12 (6.00%) IT Analyst
6 12 (6.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 11 (5.50%) Business Architect
8 10 (5.00%) Business Change Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 7 (3.50%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.00%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.00%) .NET
2 9 (4.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.50%) HTML
4 6 (3.00%) jQuery
5 5 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.00%) Ajax
6 4 (2.00%) Backbone.js
6 4 (2.00%) CSS
6 4 (2.00%) HTML5
6 4 (2.00%) React
6 4 (2.00%) Web Services
7 3 (1.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.50%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (1.50%) WCF
8 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.00%) JSON
8 2 (1.00%) REST
8 2 (1.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.50%) Reference Data
3 5 (2.50%) PMI
4 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.50%) Informatics
6 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.50%) PDA
7 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Unix
2 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (14.50%) Project Management
4 28 (14.00%) Use Case
5 21 (10.50%) Scrum
6 20 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (9.00%) Change Management
7 18 (9.00%) Migration
8 17 (8.50%) Data Modelling
9 15 (7.50%) Logical Data Model
10 14 (7.00%) Data Analysis
10 14 (7.00%) UML
11 13 (6.50%) GAP Analysis
11 13 (6.50%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.50%) Process Improvement
12 11 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.50%) Data Migration
13 10 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
13 10 (5.00%) SDLC
13 10 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.50%) C#
2 12 (6.00%) SQL
3 7 (3.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.50%) Java
5 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.50%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.00%) ISEB
2 14 (7.00%) Degree
3 6 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.50%) PMP
5 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.00%) QA
2 7 (3.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) GCP
3 2 (1.00%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.50%) COSO
4 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (15.50%) Pega
2 15 (7.50%) Informatica
3 13 (6.50%) SAP
4 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.50%) Oracle
6 3 (1.50%) ESRI
6 3 (1.50%) Remedy
7 2 (1.00%) Fiserv
7 2 (1.00%) Google
7 2 (1.00%) Infor
7 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.00%) Tableau
8 1 (0.50%) Cognos
8 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
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