The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £435 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 9 19 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 11.02% 7.34% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.71% 7.67% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 10
Median daily rate £435 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +1.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £341 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £436 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.58% +12.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 333 339 289
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.07% 95.76% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 217 161
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Coventry

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Coventry

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Coventry

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Coventry

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.07%) User Stories
3 29 (31.87%) Web Services
4 28 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 27 (29.67%) Business Analysis
6 21 (23.08%) Project Management
7 19 (20.88%) Use Case
7 19 (20.88%) Open Source
8 17 (18.68%) Scrum
9 16 (17.58%) Finance
10 15 (16.48%) Service Design
11 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (12.09%) Business Process Mapping
13 11 (12.09%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.99%) Target Operating Model
15 9 (9.89%) Performance Analysis
15 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
16 8 (8.79%) SQL
16 8 (8.79%) Migration
16 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
16 8 (8.79%) Process Improvement
16 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
17 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
17 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
18 6 (6.59%) CRM
18 6 (6.59%) Automotive
18 6 (6.59%) BDD

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (4.40%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.10%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) PuTTY
1 2 (2.20%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.10%) LAN
2 1 (1.10%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.30%) Base SAS
3 3 (3.30%) Big Data
3 3 (3.30%) Data Lake
3 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (3.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.10%) Impala
4 1 (1.10%) SAS EBI
4 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Automotive
3 2 (2.20%) Legal
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Unix
2 2 (2.20%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.07%) User Stories
3 28 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 27 (29.67%) Business Analysis
5 21 (23.08%) Project Management
6 19 (20.88%) Open Source
6 19 (20.88%) Use Case
7 17 (18.68%) Scrum
8 15 (16.48%) Service Design
9 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 11 (12.09%) Business Process Mapping
10 11 (12.09%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.99%) Target Operating Model
12 9 (9.89%) Performance Analysis
13 8 (8.79%) Migration
13 8 (8.79%) Process Improvement
13 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
14 7 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.20%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
1 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Google
3 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) Teradata
5 1 (1.10%) ATG
5 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.10%) Demandware
5 1 (1.10%) hybris
5 1 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
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