Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 10 December 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 48 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 88 122 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.28% 3.83% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 4.56% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 117
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £228 £299
90th Percentile £488 £525 £580
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £31.58 -
England median hourly rate £38.00 £32.75 £32.40
% change year-on-year +16.03% +1.08% +34.12%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,204 2,676 2,662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.24% 84.07% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,440 1,697 1,679
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.46% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £247 £229
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 98 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £15.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.79 £8.76
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.84
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.10% +3.80%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in the East Midlands

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in the East Midlands

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in the East Midlands

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in the East Midlands

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +1 29 £360 -24.21% 5
Leicestershire +26 26 £425 -2.86% 4
Nottinghamshire -7 20 £450 +15.38% 5
Derbyshire -9 6 £280 +23.69% 4
Lincolnshire +7 3 £350 - 1
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 39 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.36%) Finance
3 27 (30.68%) Waterfall
4 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (26.14%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (25.00%) SDLC
7 19 (21.59%) User Stories
8 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (17.05%) Retail
9 15 (17.05%) Acceptance Criteria
10 14 (15.91%) Programme Management
10 14 (15.91%) Project Management
10 14 (15.91%) SAP
11 12 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
11 12 (13.64%) Test Strategy
12 11 (12.50%) Scrum
13 10 (11.36%) Migration
14 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
15 8 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
16 7 (7.95%) ERP
16 7 (7.95%) Change Management
17 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
18 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
18 5 (5.68%) Oracle
18 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
18 5 (5.68%) BPR
18 5 (5.68%) Business Transformation
18 5 (5.68%) User Experience
19 4 (4.55%) BDD
19 4 (4.55%) Change Control

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (1.14%) Confluence
1 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.41%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.27%) BASE24
5 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.14%) iTrent
5 1 (1.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
1 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (2.27%) Power BI
2 2 (2.27%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (2.27%) QlikView
2 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) Marketing
4 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Games
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (67.05%) Analyst
2 56 (63.64%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Transformation Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Business Change Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Developer
6 7 (7.95%) SAP Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) SAP Business Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Finance Business Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Business Transformation Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) HR Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) HTML
1 2 (2.27%) Spring
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.14%) Java EE
2 1 (1.14%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.14%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.14%) Struts
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.68%) User Experience
3 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.27%) EFT
4 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.14%) FMCG
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
5 1 (1.14%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) Waterfall
3 23 (26.14%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (25.00%) SDLC
5 19 (21.59%) User Stories
6 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (17.05%) Acceptance Criteria
8 14 (15.91%) Programme Management
8 14 (15.91%) Project Management
9 12 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
9 12 (13.64%) Test Strategy
10 11 (12.50%) Scrum
11 10 (11.36%) Migration
12 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
13 7 (7.95%) Change Management
13 7 (7.95%) ERP
14 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (5.68%) BPR
15 5 (5.68%) Business Transformation
16 4 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) C#
2 2 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
1 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) IIBA
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) ACCA
3 1 (1.14%) CIMA
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) SAP
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 3 (3.41%) Sun
4 2 (2.27%) HP
4 2 (2.27%) Thales
5 1 (1.14%) Informatica
5 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards