The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies in Poole during the 3 months to 23 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
Dorset / Poole
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 17.65% 2.70% 17.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 2.70% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £353 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.00% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -22.15% +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 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 17 37 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 35
Median daily rate £353 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.46% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £163 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 23 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 Poole region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA