Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 37 48
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 105 160 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.48% 5.07% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 6.20% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 130 87
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £322 £246 £313
90th Percentile £527 £553 £524
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £31.58 - £33.13
10th Percentile £27.78 - £23.44
90th Percentile £70.00 - £42.31
England median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14% -11.11%

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 2,499 2,580 2,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.80% 81.72% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,612 1,656 1,521
East Midlands median daily rate £399 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.90% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £238 £213 £231
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 72 87
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.20 £14.25 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.24% -1.20%
10th Percentile £9.79 £10.28 £10.43
90th Percentile £48.90 £38.75 £40.10
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 17 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 January 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
Nottinghamshire -18 34 £400 - 5
Derbyshire -15 22 £436 +12.58% 2
Leicestershire -5 11 £438 +25.00% 4
Northamptonshire -21 11 £475 +5.56% 5
Lincolnshire -2 2 £325 -8.77%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.90%) Retail
3 23 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (21.90%) Scrum
4 19 (18.10%) Use Case
5 15 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (14.29%) SAP
6 14 (13.33%) Manufacturing
7 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (10.48%) Oracle
8 11 (10.48%) Project Management
9 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 10 (9.52%) Windows
9 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (8.57%) Unix
10 9 (8.57%) SQL
11 8 (7.62%) Linux
11 8 (7.62%) Validation
11 8 (7.62%) Change Management
11 8 (7.62%) Big Data
11 8 (7.62%) JIRA
11 8 (7.62%) User Stories
12 7 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (6.67%) QMS
12 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
12 7 (6.67%) Publishing
12 7 (6.67%) UML
12 7 (6.67%) Oracle Reports

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 5 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.86%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.90%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.90%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.95%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) SMS
2 1 (0.95%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Big Data
3 7 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.95%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) JIRA
2 2 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 23 (21.90%) Retail
3 14 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.67%) Publishing
5 2 (1.90%) Automotive
5 2 (1.90%) French Language
5 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Russian Language
5 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (79.05%) Analyst
2 78 (74.29%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
3 10 (9.52%) SAP Analyst
3 10 (9.52%) SAP Business Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Applications Support
4 8 (7.62%) Development Analyst
5 7 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (6.67%) Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Business IT Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Consultant
6 6 (5.71%) Digital Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Digital Business Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) IT Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Development Support Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) MDX
2 1 (0.95%) OLE
2 1 (0.95%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Windows
2 9 (8.57%) Unix
3 8 (7.62%) Linux
4 6 (5.71%) HPUX
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.90%) Scrum
2 23 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (18.10%) Use Case
4 15 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (10.48%) Project Management
6 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (7.62%) Change Management
8 8 (7.62%) User Stories
8 8 (7.62%) Validation
9 7 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (6.67%) QMS
9 7 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
9 7 (6.67%) UML
10 6 (5.71%) CRM
10 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.71%) SDLC
10 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) SQL
2 7 (6.67%) Python
3 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.90%) Java
5 1 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.95%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) ISEB
3 2 (1.90%) IIBA
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) GDPR
2 1 (0.95%) IFRS
2 1 (0.95%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
2 1 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) SAP
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) hybris
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.90%) Adobe
5 2 (1.90%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.90%) Charles River
5 2 (1.90%) Google
5 2 (1.90%) HP
5 2 (1.90%) Informatica
5 2 (1.90%) Siemens
5 2 (1.90%) Temenos
6 1 (0.95%) Infor
6 1 (0.95%) MapR
6 1 (0.95%) Pega
6 1 (0.95%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.95%) Tableau