The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 21 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 6.31% 6.58% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.43% 6.85% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 14
Median daily rate £350 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £444
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 Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 389 540 435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 98.23% 96.09% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 261 214
Median daily rate £365 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
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 14 20 28
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Nottingham -3 25 £350 +2.94% 3
Business Analyst
East Midlands

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

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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (55.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Business Analysis
4 16 (37.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Scrum
6 11 (25.58%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
8 9 (20.93%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (18.60%) Analytics
9 8 (18.60%) Smart Meter
9 8 (18.60%) Workflow
9 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) Change Management
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) User Stories
10 7 (16.28%) Case Management
10 7 (16.28%) Data Analytics
11 6 (13.95%) Use Case
11 6 (13.95%) UML
11 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (11.63%) QA
12 5 (11.63%) SDLC
12 5 (11.63%) Big Data
13 4 (9.30%) Retail
13 4 (9.30%) Workflow Management
13 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
14 3 (6.98%) Project Management
14 3 (6.98%) GAP Analysis
14 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Smart Meter
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) FMCG
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Business Analysis
4 16 (37.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Scrum
6 11 (25.58%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
8 9 (20.93%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (18.60%) Analytics
9 8 (18.60%) Workflow
10 7 (16.28%) Case Management
10 7 (16.28%) Change Management
10 7 (16.28%) Data Analytics
10 7 (16.28%) User Stories
11 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
11 6 (13.95%) UML
11 6 (13.95%) Use Case
12 5 (11.63%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (11.63%) SDLC
13 4 (9.30%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) HP
1 3 (6.98%) KANA
1 3 (6.98%) Pega
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) SAP