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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 63 54 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 31 16 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.23% 1.69% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.11% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 9
10th Percentile £360 £353 £350
25th Percentile £373 £381 £391
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £400
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £521 £512 £465
90th Percentile £614 £614 £528
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -

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 1,113 757 882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.90% 80.11% 79.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 501 496
10th Percentile £213 £190 £238
25th Percentile £350 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £522 £488 £488
90th Percentile £613 £600 £576
England median daily rate £540 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 39 44
10th Percentile £9.70 £9.20 £10.00
25th Percentile £13.95 £10.59 £11.58
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.86 £14.18
Median % change year-on-year +26.10% +11.83% -0.68%
75th Percentile £30.97 £26.46 £20.38
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.50 £42.30
England median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £21.93
% change year-on-year +10.20% +11.74% -2.56%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Business Analysis in the East Midlands

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in the East Midlands

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in the East Midlands.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire +4 19 £480 +31.51% 2
Nottinghamshire -4 6 £500 +4.17%
Derbyshire - 3 £425 - 2
Leicestershire -11 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 21 (67.74%) Agile
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Social Skills
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (22.58%) SAP
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (22.58%) User Stories
5 7 (22.58%) Cost Reduction
6 6 (19.35%) Influencing Skills
6 6 (19.35%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) Kanban
6 6 (19.35%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) Aerospace
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) ERP
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) Azure
7 5 (16.13%) Requirements Gathering
8 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) Automotive
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
9 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (9.68%) Marketing

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 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (3.23%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) MPLS
1 1 (3.23%) PBX
1 1 (3.23%) SD-WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
1 12 (38.71%) Social Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Aerospace
2 6 (19.35%) Influencing Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Automotive
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
6 1 (3.23%) Law
6 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Analyst
2 27 (87.10%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Scrum Master
4 3 (9.68%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (3.23%) Automotive Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Payments Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) AIX
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (22.58%) Cost Reduction
3 7 (22.58%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (19.35%) Kanban
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.13%) ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Requirements Gathering
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Kronos
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Software AG