Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 46 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -27
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 110 115 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.51% 3.57% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.39% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 89 67
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £205 £322 £258
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £34.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +11.11%

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2603 2622 2588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 83.14% 81.45% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1634 1571
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £213
90th Percentile £545 £575 £534
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 58 74
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% -15.23% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.85 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.63 £34.10
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +4 30 £344 -10.71% 5
Derbyshire -2 28 £388 -7.74% 2
Northamptonshire -13 27 £450 -5.26%
Leicestershire -5 10 £350 - 2
Lincolnshire -7 2 £250 -25.65%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 39 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.09%) Finance
3 29 (26.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (22.73%) Retail
5 24 (21.82%) Manufacturing
6 18 (16.36%) Project Management
7 17 (15.45%) User Stories
8 16 (14.55%) Degree
8 16 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (10.91%) ISEB
12 11 (10.00%) Automotive
12 11 (10.00%) Analytics
12 11 (10.00%) Banking
13 10 (9.09%) Workflow
13 10 (9.09%) JIRA
13 10 (9.09%) SDLC
13 10 (9.09%) Scrum
13 10 (9.09%) Change Management
13 10 (9.09%) SQL
13 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 10 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
14 9 (8.18%) Business Process Analysis
14 9 (8.18%) SAP
14 9 (8.18%) Unix
14 9 (8.18%) Windows
14 9 (8.18%) Oracle
14 9 (8.18%) Linux

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 6 (5.45%) Confluence
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) CMS
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) WebTrends
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.82%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.82%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.91%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.91%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.73%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) DNS
1 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.64%) Big Data
3 4 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (29.09%) Finance
2 25 (22.73%) Retail
3 24 (21.82%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.00%) Automotive
4 11 (10.00%) Banking
5 9 (8.18%) Marketing
6 4 (3.64%) Publishing
7 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.82%) Electronics
7 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 2 (1.82%) Local Government
7 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (87.27%) Analyst
2 79 (71.82%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.73%) Business IT Analyst
3 14 (12.73%) IT Analyst
3 14 (12.73%) IT Business Analyst
4 9 (8.18%) Banking Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) Digital Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) Digital Business Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.36%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) Process Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.91%) CSS
2 1 (0.91%) HTML
2 1 (0.91%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.73%) PMI
4 3 (2.73%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.73%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) EPoS
6 1 (0.91%) iPad
6 1 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.18%) Linux
1 9 (8.18%) Unix
1 9 (8.18%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (16.36%) Project Management
4 17 (15.45%) User Stories
5 16 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (10.00%) Analytics
9 10 (9.09%) Change Management
9 10 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
9 10 (9.09%) Scrum
9 10 (9.09%) SDLC
9 10 (9.09%) Workflow
10 9 (8.18%) Business Process Analysis
10 9 (8.18%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (8.18%) Validation
11 8 (7.27%) Software Delivery
11 8 (7.27%) UML
12 7 (6.36%) Market Research
12 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) SQL
2 5 (4.55%) C
3 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.91%) C#
4 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 12 (10.91%) ISEB
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.91%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) IFRS
3 2 (1.82%) IAS 39
3 2 (1.82%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.91%) COBIT
4 1 (0.91%) GCP
4 1 (0.91%) GDPR
4 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle
1 9 (8.18%) SAP
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.55%) Brio
3 5 (4.55%) Cognos
3 5 (4.55%) Coremetrics
3 5 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (4.55%) Omniture
4 3 (2.73%) Google
5 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco
5 1 (0.91%) Genesys
5 1 (0.91%) hybris
5 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.91%) Sage
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.91%) Siemens