The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wigan region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 4 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 16.67% - 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Wigan
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 94.44% 100.00% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £300 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +118.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
Manchester

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

Business Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wigan region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wigan region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com