Period
to 25 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 48 40
Rank change year-on-year -26 -8 +27
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 79 114 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.75% 3.80% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 4.55% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 85 105
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £330 £163 £316
90th Percentile £475 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.00 - -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £37.48 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.27% +15.31% -20.73%

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 2,387 2,508 2,582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.11% 83.57% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,453 1,563 1,595
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £261 £250 £238
90th Percentile £538 £540 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 74 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.03 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +0.16% -5.88%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +18.64%

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 June 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 June 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 -13 29 £338 +0.37% 8
Northamptonshire -13 24 £360 -20.00% 8
Leicestershire +9 12 £463 +27.59% 4
Derbyshire -11 8 £360 -7.10% 2
Lincolnshire +7 1 - - 4
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (24.05%) Finance
4 17 (21.52%) Waterfall
4 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (18.99%) SAP
6 13 (16.46%) SQL
6 13 (16.46%) Project Management
6 13 (16.46%) Retail
7 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (12.66%) User Stories
8 9 (11.39%) Use Case
9 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
10 7 (8.86%) ITIL
10 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.86%) Quality Management
10 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
10 7 (8.86%) Logistics
10 7 (8.86%) QMS
10 7 (8.86%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
11 6 (7.59%) Coaching
11 6 (7.59%) XMLA
11 6 (7.59%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (7.59%) Degree
11 6 (7.59%) MDX

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 (1.27%) Confluence
1 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (2.53%) BASE24
4 2 (2.53%) Demantra
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) ATM
2 1 (1.27%) Skype
2 1 (1.27%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.53%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.06%) StarTeam
3 4 (5.06%) Toad
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.06%) Automotive
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Games
4 4 (5.06%) Marketing
5 3 (3.80%) Publishing
6 2 (2.53%) Electronics
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.27%) German Language
7 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Analyst
2 53 (67.09%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.59%) Business IT Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) IT Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) SAP Business Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Development Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Development Support Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) MDX
2 3 (3.80%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.53%) .NET
4 1 (1.27%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) FMCG
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) APACS
6 1 (1.27%) Life Science
6 1 (1.27%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.27%) Unix
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (21.52%) Waterfall
4 13 (16.46%) Project Management
5 10 (12.66%) User Stories
6 9 (11.39%) Use Case
7 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.86%) ITIL
7 7 (8.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (8.86%) Logistics
7 7 (8.86%) QMS
7 7 (8.86%) Quality Management
8 6 (7.59%) Coaching
8 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Data Mapping
9 5 (6.33%) ERP
9 5 (6.33%) IT Strategy
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
10 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
2 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
2 6 (7.59%) XMLA
3 4 (5.06%) VBA
4 3 (3.80%) R
5 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 8583
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.27%) PSD2
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) SAP
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Micro Focus
4 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.53%) Informatica
5 2 (2.53%) MapR
5 2 (2.53%) Tableau
6 1 (1.27%) Capita
6 1 (1.27%) JDA
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.27%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow