Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Business Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Business Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 109 123
Rank change year-on-year -32 +14 +23
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 9 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 1.10% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 10
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +18.11%
10th Percentile £340 £205 £318
90th Percentile £406 £563 £397
England median daily rate £450 £470 £440
% change year-on-year -4.26% +6.82% -6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +52.54% -18.06% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,682 2,950 3,029
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 95.22% 96.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,641 1,819 1,845
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 137 116
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.21 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.92 £35.63
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.92%

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in the East Midlands

IT Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Business Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Business Analyst in the East Midlands

IT Business Analyst
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 IT Business Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 August 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 0 6 £388 +10.71% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £363 -
Derbyshire -5 1 - -
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On