Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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.

Technical Business Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 614 596
Rank change year-on-year +30 -18 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Business Analyst 250 263 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 197 207
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £300
90th Percentile £613 £613 £586
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £30.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +90.63% - -

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 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Technical Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Business Analyst in England

Technical Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Business Analyst in England

Technical Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Business Analyst in England

Technical Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Business Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Business Analyst in England

Technical 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 Technical Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -8 154 £500 +5.26% 11
North of England +59 32 £375 -6.25% 2
East of England +7 29 £450 +2.86%
Yorkshire +26 22 £375 -6.25% 2
South East -22 15 £463 +8.82% 3
Midlands +27 14 £429 -9.74% 1
West Midlands +37 10 £425 -10.53% 1
North West +21 10 £363 -12.12%
South West +15 6 £375 -31.82% 2
East Midlands +4 2 £393 -15.14%
Technical Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Technical Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Technical Business Analyst in the job title.

1 121 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (32.00%) Business Analysis
2 80 (32.00%) Finance
3 56 (22.40%) Banking
4 51 (20.40%) Scrum
4 51 (20.40%) SQL
5 45 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (17.20%) User Stories
7 28 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (11.20%) Migration
8 27 (10.80%) Investment Banking
8 27 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (9.60%) Data Analysis
9 24 (9.60%) JIRA
10 23 (9.20%) Acceptance Criteria
11 22 (8.80%) Use Case
11 22 (8.80%) Data Modelling
11 22 (8.80%) Project Management
12 21 (8.40%) Change Management
12 21 (8.40%) XML
12 21 (8.40%) User Experience
13 20 (8.00%) SDLC
13 20 (8.00%) Waterfall
13 20 (8.00%) Marketing
14 19 (7.60%) Manufacturing
15 18 (7.20%) E-Commerce
15 18 (7.20%) TDD
16 17 (6.80%) QA
16 17 (6.80%) SOA
16 17 (6.80%) Validation

Technical 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 11 (4.40%) Confluence
2 8 (3.20%) CMS
3 4 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.80%) Drupal
4 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) Mule
5 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Magento
1 2 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.80%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.40%) Force.com
4 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) WAN
2 3 (1.20%) Internet
2 3 (1.20%) LAN
2 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.80%) FTP
3 2 (0.80%) NAS
3 2 (0.80%) SAN
3 2 (0.80%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (0.80%) VoIP
4 1 (0.40%) DHCP
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) MPLS
4 1 (0.40%) SMS
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.40%) Data Lake
2 6 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.40%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.20%) QlikView
5 2 (0.80%) DB2
5 2 (0.80%) MySQL
6 1 (0.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.40%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.40%) Ingres
6 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (9.60%) JIRA
2 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.20%) XMLSpy
3 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.80%) JBehave
4 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 80 (32.00%) Finance
2 56 (22.40%) Banking
3 27 (10.80%) Investment Banking
4 20 (8.00%) Marketing
5 19 (7.60%) Manufacturing
6 14 (5.60%) Retail
7 12 (4.80%) Telecoms
8 11 (4.40%) Front Office
9 10 (4.00%) Electronics
10 4 (1.60%) Automotive
11 3 (1.20%) Billing
11 3 (1.20%) Legal
11 3 (1.20%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Back Office
12 2 (0.80%) Games
12 2 (0.80%) Local Government
13 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.40%) Law
13 1 (0.40%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.40%) XML
2 12 (4.80%) JSON
2 12 (4.80%) SOAP
2 12 (4.80%) Web Services
3 10 (4.00%) REST
4 8 (3.20%) WSDL
5 7 (2.80%) JSON Schema
5 7 (2.80%) Middleware
5 7 (2.80%) XSD
6 5 (2.00%) .NET
7 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.20%) GWT
8 2 (0.80%) CSS
8 2 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.80%) FpML
8 2 (0.80%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.80%) HTML
8 2 (0.80%) jQuery
8 2 (0.80%) Node.js
8 2 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.40%) User Experience
3 13 (5.20%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.80%) Derivative
5 11 (4.40%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.20%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.00%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.00%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.60%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.60%) IVR
9 4 (1.60%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.60%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.60%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.40%) Android
1 6 (2.40%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.20%) Unix
2 3 (1.20%) Windows
3 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 51 (20.40%) Scrum
4 45 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (17.20%) User Stories
6 28 (11.20%) Migration
7 27 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (9.60%) Data Analysis
9 23 (9.20%) Acceptance Criteria
10 22 (8.80%) Data Modelling
10 22 (8.80%) Project Management
10 22 (8.80%) Use Case
11 21 (8.40%) Change Management
12 20 (8.00%) SDLC
12 20 (8.00%) Waterfall
13 18 (7.20%) E-Commerce
13 18 (7.20%) TDD
14 17 (6.80%) SOA
14 17 (6.80%) Validation
15 15 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.40%) SQL
2 15 (6.00%) Java
3 10 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.40%) Python
5 4 (1.60%) C++
6 3 (1.20%) Scala
6 3 (1.20%) VBA
7 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.80%) PHP
7 2 (0.80%) VB
7 2 (0.80%) VB6
8 1 (0.40%) C#
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (2.80%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) CISM
2 3 (1.20%) CISSP
2 3 (1.20%) CRISC
2 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) AAT
4 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.40%) CBAP
4 1 (0.40%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.80%) QA
2 12 (4.80%) MiFID
3 7 (2.80%) GDPR
4 5 (2.00%) EMIR
5 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.40%) FINREP
6 1 (0.40%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (0.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.00%) SAP
3 11 (4.40%) Oracle
4 7 (2.80%) Symantec
5 6 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.00%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.60%) Google
8 3 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.20%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.20%) Cisco
8 3 (1.20%) hybris
8 3 (1.20%) IBM
8 3 (1.20%) Splunk
9 2 (0.80%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.80%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.80%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.80%) Murex
9 2 (0.80%) Nintex
9 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.80%) Sybase