Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 6 months to 19 November 2018 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.

Business Analysis
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.01% 3.32% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 4.07% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 8
Chester median daily rate £545 £383 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.48% -15.00% +24.14%
10th Percentile £535 £342 £352
90th Percentile £555 £450 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £80.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +128.57% - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 159 172 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 80.30% 81.52% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 146 222
Chester median daily rate £375 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £235
90th Percentile £469 £503 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 0
Chester median hourly rate £18.23 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.23% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.60 £13.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year +35.38% -33.76% +12.14%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Chester

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Chester

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Chester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) TSYS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance

Business Analysis
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 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) TSYS