The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton 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 17 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.80% 10.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 10.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £395 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.78% -
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
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 98.55% 96.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 6
Average daily rate £370 £275 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £155.00 £13.50 £11.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1048.14% +19.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Wolverhampton region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Pega
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Design
4 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Basel III
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Design
4 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Basel III
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Pega
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects