Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 24 November 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 19 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.94% 5.44% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.53% 6.37% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 10
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.38% -9.41%
10th Percentile £407 £406 £300
90th Percentile £475 £488 £451
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £345
% change year-on-year -5.26% +37.68% -16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 291 251 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 90.94% 85.37% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 160 179
Luton median daily rate £450 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% -
10th Percentile £325 £299 £275
90th Percentile £630 £600 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.34% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 31
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.68% - -53.33%
10th Percentile £49.02 £12.50 £7.75
90th Percentile £50.75 £45.67 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -60.00% +105.88%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Luton

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Luton

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Luton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Luton

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) Use Case
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
3 7 (36.84%) User Stories
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Retail
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Data Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Business Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (21.05%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Security
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) IVR
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) QA
7 3 (15.79%) RIA
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
7 3 (15.79%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
8 2 (10.53%) Multichannel Marketing

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Campaign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) CRM Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Integration Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Product Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IVR
1 3 (15.79%) RIA
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) BYOD
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) Use Case
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
3 7 (36.84%) User Stories
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Data Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Business Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Security
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) Workday