The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 14 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.45% 1.79% 16.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.85% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £393
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
66 54 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 95.65% 96.43% 97.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 52
Median daily rate £325 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £170 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 16
Median hourly rate £41.50 £12.30 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.39% -29.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Worcester 0 1 - -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Worcestershire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) BPR
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Business Transformation
3 4 (57.14%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Intranet
6 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) BPR
3 4 (57.14%) Business Transformation
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft