The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies in Poole during the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Dorset / Poole
Rank 7 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 12.50% - 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £353 - £475
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 Poole. 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
Poole
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 24 30 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 100.00% 96.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 23
Median daily rate £325 £445 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.96% +78.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.55% -62.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Poole

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Poole

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Poole

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

1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SysML
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Poole 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 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SysML
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA