Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Banking Business Analyst was £342 per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Business Analyst - Banking
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Banking Business Analyst 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.90% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Chester median daily rate £342 - £342
Cheshire median daily rate £359 £415 £450
% change year-on-year -13.61% -7.78% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Contract vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 201 239 249
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 94.47% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 205 173
Chester median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £211 £213 £298
90th Percentile £502 £488 £513
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.60% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 26
Chester median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.35% -10.90%
10th Percentile £11.10 £13.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £29.40 £17.50 £34.38
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.93 £16.84
% change year-on-year -6.23% -11.34% +2.06%

Banking Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Banking Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Banking Business Analyst in Chester

Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking Business Analyst in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking Business Analyst in Chester

Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, Banking 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 Chester region featuring Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) GDPR

Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) UML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) QA