The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 17 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 7.08% 7.13% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 7.40% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 13
Median daily rate £350 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.58% +12.67%  

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 346 473 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.02% 96.33% 98.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 224 185
Median daily rate £368 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 20
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.12% -13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.50 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 24 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (27.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (22.50%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (20.00%) Analytics
8 8 (20.00%) Smart Meter
8 8 (20.00%) Workflow
8 8 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (17.50%) Change Management
9 7 (17.50%) SQL
9 7 (17.50%) User Stories
9 7 (17.50%) Data Analytics
9 7 (17.50%) Case Management
10 6 (15.00%) UML
10 6 (15.00%) Use Case
10 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
11 5 (12.50%) QA
11 5 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (12.50%) Big Data
12 4 (10.00%) Retail
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow Management
13 3 (7.50%) Project Management
13 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (7.50%) MS Visio

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:

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 11 (27.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (22.50%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (20.00%) Analytics
8 8 (20.00%) Workflow
9 7 (17.50%) Case Management
9 7 (17.50%) Change Management
9 7 (17.50%) Data Analytics
9 7 (17.50%) User Stories
10 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) UML
10 6 (15.00%) Use Case
11 5 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (12.50%) SDLC
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
1 3 (7.50%) KANA
1 3 (7.50%) Pega
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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