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 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 47 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 59 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.66% 2.83% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 3.50% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 29
Median daily rate £413 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +41.58% -21.05%  

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 1306 1313 1342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.92% 80.75% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 815 815 801
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 38
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £16.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.62% -3.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +1 19 £500 +24.22% 1
Northamptonshire -3 19 £431 -13.75% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 12 £356 -3.71% 5
Leicestershire +4 8 £350 - 4
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 45 (33.09%) Finance
2 38 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (22.06%) Manufacturing
5 23 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (15.44%) SQL
7 20 (14.71%) Retail
8 19 (13.97%) Linux
9 18 (13.24%) Banking
10 17 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.50%) Project Management
11 16 (11.76%) Oracle
11 16 (11.76%) Unix
11 16 (11.76%) Relational Database
12 15 (11.03%) Windows
12 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (11.03%) Workflow
13 14 (10.29%) Change Management
14 13 (9.56%) GAP Analysis
14 13 (9.56%) Degree
15 12 (8.82%) Use Case
15 12 (8.82%) Validation
15 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
15 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
16 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database
16 11 (8.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database 10g

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 4 (2.94%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.47%) Confluence
2 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (3.68%) WebTrends
3 4 (2.94%) BASE24
3 4 (2.94%) Demantra
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.94%) SnowdropKCS
4 3 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.74%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.74%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (2.94%) IaaS
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.94%) PaaS
2 4 (2.94%) SaaS
3 3 (2.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.74%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.09%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (8.09%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (8.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.41%) Power BI
6 5 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.94%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.94%) DTS
7 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.94%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) JDeveloper
1 4 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.47%) VersaTest
3 1 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 45 (33.09%) Finance
2 30 (22.06%) Manufacturing
3 20 (14.71%) Retail
4 18 (13.24%) Banking
5 11 (8.09%) Publishing
6 7 (5.15%) Automotive
6 7 (5.15%) Marketing
7 4 (2.94%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.21%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (2.21%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.21%) Legal
9 2 (1.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.74%) Advertising
10 1 (0.74%) Billing
10 1 (0.74%) Electronics
10 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (74.26%) Analyst
2 76 (55.88%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.29%) Applications Support
3 14 (10.29%) Support Analyst
4 13 (9.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (8.09%) IT Business Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) Business IT Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) IT Analyst
7 9 (6.62%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (6.62%) Development Analyst
7 9 (6.62%) Development Support Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Consultant
9 6 (4.41%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Business Design Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Process Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) .NET
2 8 (5.88%) XML
3 4 (2.94%) JSON
3 4 (2.94%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.41%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.94%) EFT
4 3 (2.21%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.21%) FMCG
4 3 (2.21%) PMI
4 3 (2.21%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) EPoS
5 1 (0.74%) iPad
5 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.97%) Linux
2 16 (11.76%) Unix
3 15 (11.03%) Windows
4 5 (3.68%) HPUX
4 5 (3.68%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (12.50%) Project Management
3 17 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (11.03%) Workflow
5 14 (10.29%) Change Management
6 13 (9.56%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
7 12 (8.82%) Use Case
7 12 (8.82%) Validation
8 10 (7.35%) User Stories
9 9 (6.62%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.62%) ITIL
9 9 (6.62%) Process Improvement
9 9 (6.62%) QMS
9 9 (6.62%) UML
10 8 (5.88%) Migration
10 8 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.44%) SQL
2 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.68%) C
4 4 (2.94%) C#
4 4 (2.94%) Java
4 4 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.94%) Python
4 4 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (9.56%) Degree
2 9 (6.62%) ISEB
3 3 (2.21%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) COBIT
2 4 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.94%) QA
3 3 (2.21%) IFRS
4 2 (1.47%) IAS 39
4 2 (1.47%) IFRS 9
4 2 (1.47%) PMO
5 1 (0.74%) GCP
5 1 (0.74%) P3O
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.76%) Oracle
3 8 (5.88%) HP
4 6 (4.41%) Cognos
4 6 (4.41%) SAP
5 5 (3.68%) Brio
5 5 (3.68%) Coremetrics
5 5 (3.68%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (3.68%) Omniture
6 4 (2.94%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.94%) Tableau
6 4 (2.94%) Talend
6 4 (2.94%) Thales
7 3 (2.21%) KANA
7 3 (2.21%) Pega
8 2 (1.47%) FNZ
8 2 (1.47%) Sage
8 2 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.74%) Genesys
9 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
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