Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Analysis
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 12 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.76% 3.45% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 4.15% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Suffolk median daily rate £385 £475 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.95% +21.79% -10.86%
10th Percentile £329 £374 £300
90th Percentile £456 £505 £465
East of England median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £39.25 £24.32
% change year-on-year -31.21% +61.42% -27.96%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 258 386 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 80.88% 83.19% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 235 251
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +0.61%
10th Percentile £238 £254 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -
10th Percentile £11.27 £13.65 £11.10
90th Percentile £36.63 £45.60 £16.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Suffolk over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 12 £385 -18.95% 1
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) BPMN
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) ETL Development

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Service Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analytics Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analytics Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technology Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) BPMN
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy