Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UML Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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 - UML
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 877 871 889
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18 -67
Contract jobs requiring a UML Business Analyst 12 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
UK median daily rate £425 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -5.47% -7.44%
10th Percentile £367 £300 £311
90th Percentile £489 £468 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £320 £370
% change year-on-year +32.81% -13.57% +5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

UML Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UML Business Analyst in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML Business Analyst in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML Business Analyst over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML Business Analyst in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML Business Analyst in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +43 12 £425 +21.43%
London -4 7 £425 +21.43%
UK excluding London +28 5 £425 +32.81%
East of England -17 3 £425 -
Midlands +26 1 £475 +58.33%
South East +13 1 £388 -14.84%
West Midlands - 1 £475 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, UML 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 UML Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) UML
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Wireframes
3 5 (41.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Sequence Diagram

UML 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Ingres
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) UML
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Wireframes
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (25.00%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
5 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (8.33%) CBAP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) IIBA
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Casewise
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle