Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies in Herefordshire during the 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 9.38% 12.50% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% 12.77% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Herefordshire median daily rate £381 £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -27.50% +48.15%
10th Percentile £364 £356 £475
90th Percentile £393 £440 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +64.71% -52.78% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire. 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
Herefordshire
Contract vacancies in Herefordshire with a recognized job title 25 47 89
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 78.13% 97.92% 97.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 63
Herefordshire median daily rate £324 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.69% -9.38% +16.36%
10th Percentile £199 £100 £309
90th Percentile £557 £500 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Herefordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £25.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.18% +51.47% +91.55%
10th Percentile £15.38 £11.91 £12.80
90th Percentile £25.13 £38.98 £21.05
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.83% -9.26% +5.07%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Herefordshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Herefordshire

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Herefordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google