Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior Business Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 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.

Junior Business Analyst
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 789 856 853
Rank change year-on-year +67 -3 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Business Analyst 55 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.044% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 30
UK median daily rate £300 £289 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +0.43% +8.49%
10th Percentile £160 £178 £183
90th Percentile £458 £421 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £263 £265
% change year-on-year +14.29% -0.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -82.86% -
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.00 £76.75
90th Percentile £19.50 £16.00 £96.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £87.50
% change year-on-year +26.67% -82.86% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Junior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Junior Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Business Analyst in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Business Analyst in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Business Analyst over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior Business Analyst in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Business Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Business Analyst in the UK

Junior Business Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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
England +60 53 £300 +4.35% 11
London +31 32 £331 +14.72% 5
UK excluding London +66 24 £300 +14.29% 6
South East +51 9 £325 +73.33%
Midlands +35 7 £300 -9.43% 1
East Midlands -4 5 £300 -7.69%
North of England +59 3 £304 +101.83% 3
North West +39 3 £304 +35.00% 2
West Midlands +30 2 £225 - 1
South West +7 2 - - 2
Scotland +38 1 £238 -20.83%
East of England -7 1 £290 -10.77%
Northern Ireland - 1 £103 -

Junior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Business Analysis
3 12 (21.82%) Project Management
4 10 (18.18%) Degree
5 9 (16.36%) Banking
5 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (10.91%) JIRA
8 6 (10.91%) Kanban
8 6 (10.91%) SQL
8 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 6 (10.91%) Confluence
9 5 (9.09%) BDD
9 5 (9.09%) ATDD
9 5 (9.09%) Big Data
9 5 (9.09%) User Stories
9 5 (9.09%) CMS
9 5 (9.09%) Workflow
9 5 (9.09%) DSDM
10 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
10 4 (7.27%) Oracle
10 4 (7.27%) Advertising
10 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (5.45%) Process Improvement

Junior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) Confluence
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) JIRA
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Advertising
4 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.64%) FMCG
2 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Derivative
3 1 (1.82%) Equities
3 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (29.09%) Business Analysis
2 12 (21.82%) Project Management
3 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.91%) Kanban
4 6 (10.91%) Scrum
4 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.09%) ATDD
5 5 (9.09%) BDD
5 5 (9.09%) DSDM
5 5 (9.09%) User Stories
5 5 (9.09%) Workflow
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) ERP
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.64%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ACCA
3 2 (3.64%) CIMA
4 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.64%) GDPR
1 2 (3.64%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) CODA
4 1 (1.82%) ION Trading