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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 55 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 97 65 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.04% 2.55% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 3.24% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 38
Median daily rate £400 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £510 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.49 £36.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.97% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.48 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+26.39% -9.57%
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
2604 2007 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.73% 78.58% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1166 1017
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 101 109
Median hourly rate £19.72 £31.44 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Warwickshire +13 24 £483 +54.40% 6
Coventry -3 23 £353 -21.66% 6
Birmingham -5 19 £375 - 5
Staffordshire -5 6 £398 +6.71% 2
Shropshire -27 4 £330 -40.54% 2
Solihull +4 3 £381 +8.92%
Walsall - 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £425 -
Worcestershire - 1 - - 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 73 (35.27%) Finance
2 72 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (13.53%) Scrum
5 23 (11.11%) Use Case
6 22 (10.63%) Project Management
6 22 (10.63%) ISEB
7 20 (9.66%) UML
7 20 (9.66%) Data Modelling
7 20 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (9.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 19 (9.18%) Change Management
9 18 (8.70%) Retail
10 17 (8.21%) CRM
10 17 (8.21%) Pega
11 16 (7.73%) MS Visio
12 15 (7.25%) Logical Data Model
13 14 (6.76%) SDLC
13 14 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (6.76%) MS Excel
13 14 (6.76%) Microsoft
13 14 (6.76%) .NET
13 14 (6.76%) Banking
14 13 (6.28%) SAP
14 13 (6.28%) Programme Management
14 13 (6.28%) Manufacturing
14 13 (6.28%) Process Improvement
15 12 (5.80%) Waterfall
15 12 (5.80%) Target Operating Model

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 7 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.45%) ArcGIS
2 3 (1.45%) SAS
3 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.48%) Confluence
3 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 16 (7.73%) MS Visio
2 14 (6.76%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.42%) MS Project
5 3 (1.45%) MS Office
6 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.97%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.48%) Maximo
4 1 (0.48%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.48%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.48%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.48%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) NAS
2 1 (0.48%) DHCP
2 1 (0.48%) DNS
2 1 (0.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) LAN
2 1 (0.48%) SAN
2 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.93%) GIS
3 3 (1.45%) Big Data
4 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.97%) Data Lake
4 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.97%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.48%) DataStage
5 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.48%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) JIRA
1 2 (0.97%) NUnit
2 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.48%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 73 (35.27%) Finance
2 18 (8.70%) Retail
3 14 (6.76%) Banking
4 13 (6.28%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.42%) Legal
6 4 (1.93%) Automotive
6 4 (1.93%) Marketing
6 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Local Government
7 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (69.08%) Analyst
2 131 (63.29%) Business Analyst
3 15 (7.25%) Developer
4 14 (6.76%) Architect
4 14 (6.76%) Business IT Analyst
4 14 (6.76%) IT Analyst
4 14 (6.76%) IT Business Analyst
5 11 (5.31%) Agile Business Analyst
5 11 (5.31%) Consultant
6 10 (4.83%) Business Architect
6 10 (4.83%) Business Manager
7 7 (3.38%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (3.38%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (3.38%) Project Manager
7 7 (3.38%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (2.90%) Lead Business Analyst
8 6 (2.90%) Project Analyst
8 6 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (2.90%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.76%) .NET
2 12 (5.80%) ASP.NET
2 12 (5.80%) Web Services
3 9 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (3.38%) AngularJS
4 7 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (3.38%) WCF
5 6 (2.90%) HTML
6 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.93%) REST
7 3 (1.45%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.45%) JSON
8 2 (0.97%) CSS
8 2 (0.97%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.97%) jQuery
8 2 (0.97%) Underscore.js
9 1 (0.48%) Django
9 1 (0.48%) HTML5
9 1 (0.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.35%) User Experience
3 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.42%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.42%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.97%) PMI
5 2 (0.97%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.48%) Informatics
6 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.48%) NHS
6 1 (0.48%) Social Media
6 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.48%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.86%) Windows
2 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.48%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (13.53%) Scrum
4 23 (11.11%) Use Case
5 22 (10.63%) Project Management
6 20 (9.66%) Data Modelling
6 20 (9.66%) UML
6 20 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (9.18%) Change Management
7 19 (9.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 17 (8.21%) CRM
9 15 (7.25%) Logical Data Model
10 14 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.76%) SDLC
11 13 (6.28%) Process Improvement
11 13 (6.28%) Programme Management
12 12 (5.80%) Target Operating Model
12 12 (5.80%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.31%) PRINCE2
14 10 (4.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.31%) SQL
2 10 (4.83%) C#
3 5 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.93%) Java
5 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.48%) ABAP
6 1 (0.48%) PHP
6 1 (0.48%) Python
6 1 (0.48%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) Scala
6 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.48%) VB
6 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (10.63%) ISEB
2 12 (5.80%) Degree
3 5 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.97%) CBAP
5 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.97%) PMP
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.86%) QA
2 5 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.48%) GCP
3 1 (0.48%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (8.21%) Pega
2 14 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.28%) SAP
4 3 (1.45%) ESRI
4 3 (1.45%) Informatica
5 2 (0.97%) Guidewire
5 2 (0.97%) IBM
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle
5 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.97%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.48%) Ceridian
6 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.48%) Google
6 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.48%) Lotus
6 1 (0.48%) Remedy
6 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
Warwickshire
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