The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 3 months to 29 March 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 21
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 2.55% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.03% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £391
% change year-on-year +1.26% +0.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.21 £42.65 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.67% +12.22%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 106 132 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 84.80% 84.08% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 95 77
Median daily rate £420 £405 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £526 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Middlesex

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Middlesex

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (25.00%) Conceptual Models
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Conceptual Models
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Process Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP