Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.63% 4.09% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 4.34% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 20
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £475 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +33.33% -19.03%
10th Percentile £326 £316 £228
90th Percentile £475 £650 £450
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £425 £313
% change year-on-year -5.88% +36.00% -28.98%
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 396 415 555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 94.32% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 260 294
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £383 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +7.67% -5.27%
10th Percentile £184 £205 £159
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £9.60 £12.45 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £24.67 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.75 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.31% +6.67% -3.23%

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 23 November 2017.

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 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 Liverpool region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Wealth Management
3 7 (36.84%) GDPR
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) Data Privacy
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Facilities Management
6 3 (15.79%) MiFID
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
7 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (5.26%) Retail
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
8 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.26%) Java
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.26%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) UML
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Management Information System

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Wealth Management
2 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Data Privacy
4 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
4 3 (15.79%) Facilities Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) GDPR
2 3 (15.79%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.26%) SAP