The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 37 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -31  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 35 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.01% 4.99% 13.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 5.31% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 76
Median daily rate £388 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.72% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £453 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.11% +19.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 629 659 865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.59% 94.01% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 379 452
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 24
Median hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -73.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £13.00 £58.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Glasgow region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Business Analysis
3 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) Banking
5 8 (21.62%) Change Management
5 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) MiFID
6 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (10.81%) Legal
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Release Management
8 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
8 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (10.81%) User Stories
8 4 (10.81%) Business Process Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Use Case
9 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.11%) EMIR
9 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Degree
10 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
10 2 (5.41%) Back Office
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
10 2 (5.41%) SharePoint

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.70%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
1 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) QlikView
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (5.41%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Business Analysis
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 8 (21.62%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.81%) Business Process Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) User Stories
8 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Use Case
8 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) BPMN
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) MiFID
2 3 (8.11%) EMIR
3 2 (5.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (2.70%) Basel II
4 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.70%) FATCA
4 1 (2.70%) QA
4 1 (2.70%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Infor
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
1 1 (2.70%) Sage
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