Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Analysis
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.34% 2.82% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 3.18% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% -5.71%
10th Percentile £380 £352 £348
90th Percentile £441 £538 £450
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £43.48 - £41.75

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 157 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 81.69% 88.70% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 104 72
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £302
90th Percentile £488 £523 £524
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Knutsford median hourly rate £14.25 £9.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -42.93% -5.20%
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +69.01% +1.43% -40.68%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Knutsford

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall