The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Salford 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 11.54% - 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £400
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 Salford. 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
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 25 32 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 96.15% 96.97% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 15
Median daily rate £388 £220 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.13% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.17 - £13.60
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 - £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 - £16.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Salford

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Salford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

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 Salford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Linked Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ETL

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Linked Data
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
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