The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 105 28
Rank change year-on-year +62 -77  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.44% 1.25% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.40% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 31
Median daily rate £363 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -1.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -22.15% +19.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 1428 787
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 93.72% 89.31% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 883 461
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 81 83
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £18.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +71 9 £351 +1.96% 4
Durham -4 2 - - 4
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Use Case
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (13.89%) Retail
5 5 (13.89%) Finance
6 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
7 3 (8.33%) Banking
7 3 (8.33%) Information Management
7 3 (8.33%) NHS
7 3 (8.33%) Change Management
7 3 (8.33%) User Experience
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Master Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
8 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
8 2 (5.56%) Open Source
8 2 (5.56%) Confluence
8 2 (5.56%) Social Media
8 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.56%) Data Conversion

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Maximo
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) NHS
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Use Case
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (11.11%) Data Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) Information Management
6 3 (8.33%) Master Data Management
6 3 (8.33%) User Stories
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.78%) CBAP
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Facebook
2 1 (2.78%) Infor
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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