The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.44% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £345 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year +2.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.98 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +0.94% +3.83%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 26 14 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 63.41% 87.50% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 12
Median daily rate £390 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.75% +300.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bolton

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analysis in Bolton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Bolton

Business Analysis
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft