The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire 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 11 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.50% 4.49% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 4.60% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate £393 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 87 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 93.75% 97.75% 87.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 17
Average daily rate £340 £288 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% +17.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £161 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £33.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.51% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.90 £72.50 £35.30
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 Worcestershire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +1 4 £393 +4.66% 1
Redditch - - - -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) BPMN
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Local Government
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Retail

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) BPMN
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
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