Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 62 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 -26 +18
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 98 99 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.57% 3.15% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 3.71% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 70 124
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £330 £220 £309
90th Percentile £475 £550 £579
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £31.15 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.15 £32.50
% change year-on-year +12.36% -4.15% -0.99%

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 2,242 2,666 2,605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.65% 84.96% 82.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,432 1,677 1,668
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 103 56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +1.75% -15.30%
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.60 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £41.63
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

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 September 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 25 September 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 +8 34 £350 -26.32% 3
Leicestershire +38 32 £450 +20.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -4 20 £330 -5.71% 18
Lincolnshire +11 3 £350 +40.00% 3
Derbyshire -10 3 £375 -23.08% 3
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.65%) Finance
2 32 (32.65%) Waterfall
3 26 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (25.51%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (21.43%) User Stories
6 20 (20.41%) SAP
7 17 (17.35%) Project Management
7 17 (17.35%) Retail
7 17 (17.35%) SDLC
8 12 (12.24%) Acceptance Criteria
9 11 (11.22%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (10.20%) Migration
11 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
11 9 (9.18%) Use Case
12 8 (8.16%) Test Strategy
12 8 (8.16%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (8.16%) Scrum
12 8 (8.16%) Logistics
12 8 (8.16%) Incident Management
12 8 (8.16%) SQL
13 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.14%) ERP
13 7 (7.14%) Games
13 7 (7.14%) User Experience
14 6 (6.12%) Data Loss Prevention
14 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
14 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
14 6 (6.12%) ITIL

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 (1.02%) Confluence
1 1 (1.02%) SAS
1 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.06%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.02%) BASE24
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.02%) iTrent
4 1 (1.02%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.02%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.04%) Power BI
4 2 (2.04%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (2.04%) QlikView
5 1 (1.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.02%) MS Access
5 1 (1.02%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Hudson
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 32 (32.65%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Retail
3 7 (7.14%) Games
4 5 (5.10%) Automotive
5 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
7 2 (2.04%) Legal
7 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.04%) Publishing
8 1 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.02%) Electronics
8 1 (1.02%) German Language
8 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (69.39%) Analyst
2 65 (66.33%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.31%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.18%) SAP Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) SAP Business Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Transformation Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Business Change Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Finance Business Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Business Transformation Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.02%) Java EE
2 1 (1.02%) Spring
2 1 (1.02%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.04%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.02%) APACS
5 1 (1.02%) EFT
5 1 (1.02%) FMCG
5 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.02%) NHS
5 1 (1.02%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.65%) Waterfall
3 26 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (21.43%) User Stories
5 17 (17.35%) Project Management
5 17 (17.35%) SDLC
6 12 (12.24%) Acceptance Criteria
7 10 (10.20%) Migration
8 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
8 9 (9.18%) Use Case
9 8 (8.16%) Incident Management
9 8 (8.16%) Logistics
9 8 (8.16%) Scenario Testing
9 8 (8.16%) Scrum
9 8 (8.16%) Test Strategy
10 7 (7.14%) ERP
10 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.12%) CRM
11 6 (6.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) R
3 2 (2.04%) C#
3 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.02%) Java
4 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) ACCA
2 1 (1.02%) CIMA
2 1 (1.02%) IIBA
2 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.02%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.02%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) SAP
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.06%) Sun
5 2 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (1.02%) HP
6 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.02%) Thales