Period
to 4 December 2020

The median contractor rate for a Retail Business Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

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.

Retail Business Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 495 727 782
Rank change year-on-year +232 +55 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Retail Business Analyst 25 47 108
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.067% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 85
Median daily rate £525 £449 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.99% -0.28% +0.56%
10th Percentile £420 £327 £353
90th Percentile £750 £511 £538
UK median daily rate £525 £449 £450
% change year-on-year +16.99% -0.28% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £176.50
UK median hourly rate - - £176.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 29,396 70,377 90,133
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.55% 93.93% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,842 46,540 60,418
Median daily rate £475 £463 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +1.76% +1.11%
10th Percentile £257 £256 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £463 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +1.65% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,286 2,608 2,781
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.32 £18.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.30% +5.47% -2.06%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.17 £11.02
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.47 £18.06
% change year-on-year +54.12% +7.79% -3.29%

Retail Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Retail Business Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Business Analyst in England

Retail Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Retail Business Analyst in England.

Daily rate trend for Retail Business Analyst in England

Retail Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Retail Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Retail Business Analyst in England

Retail Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Retail Business Analyst in England.

Hourly rate trend for Retail Business Analyst in England

Retail Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. 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
London +157 15 £540 +15.20%
South West +104 3 - -
East of England +77 2 - -
Midlands +74 2 £425 -7.86%
West Midlands +57 2 £425 -7.61%
North of England - 2 £450 -
North West - 2 £450 -
South East +153 1 £400 +6.67%
Retail Business Analyst
UK

Retail Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, Retail 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 England region featuring Retail Business Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Retail
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) QA
6 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (24.00%) Requirements Gathering
7 5 (20.00%) Event Storming
7 5 (20.00%) Backlog Management
7 5 (20.00%) Product Backlog
7 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
7 5 (20.00%) User Experience
7 5 (20.00%) Virtual Team
7 5 (20.00%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
7 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Azure
7 5 (20.00%) Statistics
7 5 (20.00%) Contract for Difference
7 5 (20.00%) Spread Betting
7 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.00%) Workflow
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) ERP
8 4 (16.00%) Use Case
8 4 (16.00%) User Stories
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) hybris
9 3 (12.00%) B2B

Retail Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 25 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) German Language
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ADO
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Contract for Difference
1 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 5 (20.00%) Spread Betting
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
1 5 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) APACS
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (24.00%) Requirements Gathering
4 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (20.00%) Backlog Management
5 5 (20.00%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
5 5 (20.00%) Event Storming
5 5 (20.00%) Product Backlog
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (20.00%) Statistics
5 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) ERP
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Use Case
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) hybris
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) JDA
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle