Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 19 October 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 7.45% 6.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.78% 7.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent with a recognized job title 90 156 62
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 97.50% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 102 41
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.64% +0.07% +7.69%
10th Percentile £236 £158 £258
90th Percentile £476 £513 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate £10.30 £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.80% +85.19% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.21 £14.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £12.97 £25.00 £18.10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £13.95
% change year-on-year -11.25% +14.70% +7.31%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Stoke-on-Trent

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Stoke-on-Trent

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) SAP FI
1 6 (85.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (85.71%) SAP CO
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) General Ledger
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SAP CO
1 6 (85.71%) SAP FI
1 6 (85.71%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP