Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Macclesfield during the 6 months to 20 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
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 10 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 7.94% 10.59% 11.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.47% 11.25% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.55% -
10th Percentile £410 £366 £328
90th Percentile £430 £400 £398
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. 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
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies in Macclesfield with a recognized job title 59 80 105
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.65% 94.12% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 40
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £259
90th Percentile £500 £514 £476
Cheshire median daily rate £406 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 1
Macclesfield median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% -21.43% +78.57%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.92
% change year-on-year -12.52% -12.17% +4.70%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Macclesfield

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Macclesfield

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Macclesfield region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Saba
1 3 (60.00%) SCORM
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Veeva
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (20.00%) Veeva
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) SCORM
2 2 (40.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Saba
2 1 (20.00%) SAP