The median contractor rate for an IT Business Analyst was £220 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 26 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.

IT Business Analyst
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.82% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £220 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -14.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £350 £389
% change year-on-year +16.07% -9.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year +16.03% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 345 362 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 94.26% 95.51% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 256 222
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 18
Median hourly rate £11.17 £15.00 £14.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +0.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.10 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in Northamptonshire

IT Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Business Analyst in Northamptonshire

IT Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Business Analyst in Northamptonshire

IT Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Northampton +5 3 £220 +10.00%
IT Business Analyst
East Midlands

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT 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 Northamptonshire region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) Automotive
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP