The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 27 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 5.74% 6.49% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 6.81% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 14
Median daily rate £350 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £423 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.11% +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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 352 426 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.17% 95.30% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 222 242
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% +8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Nottingham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Nottingham

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Nottingham

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottingham region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (51.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 15 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Analytics
6 11 (24.44%) User Stories
7 10 (22.22%) Big Data
7 10 (22.22%) Smart Meter
8 9 (20.00%) Project Management
8 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.78%) SQL
9 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
10 7 (15.56%) Retail
10 7 (15.56%) Workflow
10 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
10 7 (15.56%) Kanban
10 7 (15.56%) Data Analytics
10 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.56%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (13.33%) Use Case
11 6 (13.33%) Degree
12 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (11.11%) QA
12 5 (11.11%) Change Management
13 4 (8.89%) UML
13 4 (8.89%) DSDM
13 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (8.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Automotive
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Billing
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
4 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 15 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Analytics
6 11 (24.44%) User Stories
7 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
9 7 (15.56%) Data Analytics
9 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
9 7 (15.56%) Kanban
9 7 (15.56%) Scenario Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Workflow
10 6 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (13.33%) Use Case
11 5 (11.11%) Change Management
11 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (8.89%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Google
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.22%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) KANA
2 1 (2.22%) Pega
2 1 (2.22%) SAP