Period
to 21 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 27 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.97% 5.15% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 5.37% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 14
Liverpool median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £270
90th Percentile £475 £503 £450
Merseyside median daily rate £438 £400 £326
% change year-on-year +9.38% +22.89% -3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 360 503 475
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.24% 95.99% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 327 310
Liverpool median daily rate £405 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.52% -3.13% +12.68%
10th Percentile £211 £250 £248
90th Percentile £550 £582 £511
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 26
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £9.67
90th Percentile £18.04 £16.75 £17.25
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% - -7.14%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) BPMN
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Facilities Management
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio

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

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) BPMN
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (13.33%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) CyberArk
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Siebel