Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Fife during the 6 months to 19 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.

Business Analyst
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 3.57% 1.64% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 1.72% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Fife median daily rate - £275 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.54% -16.47%
Scotland median daily rate £388 £361 £369
% change year-on-year +7.27% -2.03% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Fife median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 £25.11
% change year-on-year - +59.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife. 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
Fife
Contract vacancies in Fife with a recognized job title 27 58 93
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 95.08% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 23
Fife median daily rate £370 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +1.69% +9.77%
10th Percentile £250 £201 £158
90th Percentile £559 £397 £448
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Fife median hourly rate £16.75 £16.93 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.03% -58.09% +236.50%
10th Percentile £13.48 £14.24 £27.40
90th Percentile £19.43 £38.78 £42.82
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Fife

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Fife

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Fife region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements