The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Lead Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 139 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% 0.084% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.088% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £428 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +113.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2830 2272 2239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.65% 95.66% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1694 1377 1148
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 142 207
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £34.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Business Analyst
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 Lead Business Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Lead Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Rose
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA