The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 27 June 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.

Business Analysis
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.40% 2.15% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.54% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 12
Median daily rate £344 £491 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.02% +9.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £381
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £44.22
% change year-on-year +17.54% -35.54%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 199 354 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 79.60% 84.69% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 216 163
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +63.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Coventry

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
1 8 (30.77%) IT Strategy
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) User Stories
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (15.38%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Automotive
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) Impala
6 2 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (7.69%) SAS EBI

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) G Suite
1 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
1 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.69%) Impala
1 2 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (7.69%) SAS EBI
1 2 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (3.85%) OLAP
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
2 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.85%) QlikView
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Business Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Digital Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (7.69%) Sales Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SAS Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Transformation Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) User Researcher
6 1 (3.85%) Business Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) IT Strategy
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) User Stories
4 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Service Design
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) Tableau
2 1 (3.85%) Teradata