The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 5 2 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 15.38% 30.51% 15.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.75% 30.51% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 17
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £425 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £46.20 £41.00
% change year-on-year -12.32% +12.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 127 118 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.69% 100.00% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 83
Median daily rate £425 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Median hourly rate £12.10 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £20.00 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Ipswich over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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

1 15 (39.47%) Workflow
2 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
3 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (23.68%) Use Case
6 8 (21.05%) Reference Data
6 8 (21.05%) Finance
6 8 (21.05%) Reinsurance
6 8 (21.05%) Workflow Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) Project Management
8 6 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (15.79%) ITIL
8 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
9 5 (13.16%) KYC
10 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.26%) General Ledger
11 2 (5.26%) Information Security
11 2 (5.26%) QA
11 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.26%) Migration
11 2 (5.26%) Service Management
11 2 (5.26%) SQL
11 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
11 2 (5.26%) ODBC
11 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
11 2 (5.26%) UML
11 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
11 2 (5.26%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Reference Data
2 8 (21.05%) Reinsurance
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) LIMS
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Workflow
2 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
3 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.68%) Use Case
5 8 (21.05%) Workflow Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.16%) KYC
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Information Security
10 2 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.26%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) Service Management
10 2 (5.26%) UML
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.63%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) CBAP
1 1 (2.63%) CISM
1 1 (2.63%) CISSP
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Casewise
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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