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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / West Midlands
Rank 41 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 100 75 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.15% 3.13% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 3.84% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 45 40
Median daily rate £400 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £441 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.02% +43.75%

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
1909 1954 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.24% 81.48% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 1058 939
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 66 95
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £11.08 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.65 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Coventry -1 27 £416 +14.68% 1
Warwickshire -2 27 £350 - 1
Birmingham -7 11 £400 +8.47% 8
Staffordshire +6 6 £320 -8.57% 4
Solihull -2 5 £425 +17.24% 2
Shropshire +5 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £588 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £400 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 63 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.83%) Finance
3 37 (19.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (17.71%) Project Management
5 27 (14.06%) Scrum
6 22 (11.46%) CRM
7 21 (10.94%) Web Services
7 21 (10.94%) Process Improvement
7 21 (10.94%) Target Operating Model
8 20 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (9.38%) Manufacturing
9 18 (9.38%) Change Management
10 15 (7.81%) PRINCE2
10 15 (7.81%) Retail
10 15 (7.81%) Degree
11 14 (7.29%) .NET
11 14 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (7.29%) User Stories
12 13 (6.77%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.77%) MVC
13 12 (6.25%) ASP.NET
13 12 (6.25%) Use Case
13 12 (6.25%) Migration
13 12 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (5.73%) C#
14 11 (5.73%) MS Excel
14 11 (5.73%) Management Information System
14 11 (5.73%) Automotive
15 10 (5.21%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (5.21%) ERP

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 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.52%) Confluence
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
2 1 (0.52%) IIS
2 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.52%) SAS
2 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.56%) MS Project
4 2 (1.04%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.04%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.52%) Primavera
3 1 (0.52%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.52%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.52%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) DHCP
1 1 (0.52%) DNS
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
1 1 (0.52%) Intranet
1 1 (0.52%) LAN
1 1 (0.52%) NAS
1 1 (0.52%) WAN
1 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.04%) Power BI
3 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.52%) DataStage
4 1 (0.52%) GIS
4 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.52%) QlikView
4 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 40 (20.83%) Finance
2 18 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 15 (7.81%) Retail
4 11 (5.73%) Automotive
5 9 (4.69%) Banking
5 9 (4.69%) Marketing
6 3 (1.56%) Legal
7 2 (1.04%) Local Government
7 2 (1.04%) Publishing
7 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (67.19%) Analyst
2 114 (59.38%) Business Analyst
3 18 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
4 16 (8.33%) Developer
4 16 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
4 16 (8.33%) Digital Business Analyst
5 10 (5.21%) IT Manager
6 9 (4.69%) Business Manager
6 9 (4.69%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (3.65%) Architect
9 6 (3.13%) Business Architect
9 6 (3.13%) Project Analyst
10 5 (2.60%) Business IT Analyst
10 5 (2.60%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (2.60%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (2.60%) Lead Business Analyst
10 5 (2.60%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.94%) Web Services
2 14 (7.29%) .NET
3 12 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (5.21%) WCF
5 9 (4.69%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (2.60%) HTML
8 4 (2.08%) CSS
9 3 (1.56%) jQuery
10 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.04%) HTML5
10 2 (1.04%) REST
10 2 (1.04%) XML
11 1 (0.52%) Ajax
11 1 (0.52%) JSON
11 1 (0.52%) Middleware
11 1 (0.52%) Spring
11 1 (0.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.65%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.65%) User Experience
4 4 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.04%) NHS
5 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.52%) FMCG
6 1 (0.52%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.52%) Social Media
6 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.69%) Windows
2 4 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (17.71%) Project Management
4 27 (14.06%) Scrum
5 22 (11.46%) CRM
6 21 (10.94%) Process Improvement
6 21 (10.94%) Target Operating Model
7 18 (9.38%) Change Management
8 15 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 14 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (7.29%) User Stories
10 13 (6.77%) MVC
10 13 (6.77%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.25%) Migration
11 12 (6.25%) Use Case
12 10 (5.21%) ERP
12 10 (5.21%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (5.21%) Open Source
13 9 (4.69%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.73%) C#
2 9 (4.69%) SQL
3 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.04%) ABAP
5 1 (0.52%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) PHP
5 1 (0.52%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby
5 1 (0.52%) Scala
5 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (7.81%) Degree
2 9 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.65%) ISEB
4 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) CBAP
5 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) QA
2 4 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.56%) COSO
3 3 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (5.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.17%) SAP
3 3 (1.56%) Demandware
3 3 (1.56%) hybris
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle
4 2 (1.04%) VMware
5 1 (0.52%) ATG
5 1 (0.52%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.52%) Capita
5 1 (0.52%) Ceridian
5 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.52%) IBM
5 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.52%) Lotus
5 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.52%) Tableau
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