Period
to 23 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 22 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 10 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 6.10% 5.26% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.49% 5.50% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Warrington median daily rate £400 £488 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +57.26% -28.53%
10th Percentile £373 £446 £266
90th Percentile £448 £538 £382
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £21.04 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 154 218 212
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.90% 95.61% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 130 137
Warrington median daily rate £400 £453 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.60% +16.77% -16.22%
10th Percentile £160 £150 £126
90th Percentile £575 £576 £553
Cheshire median daily rate £402 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +3.08% -2.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 21
Warrington median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.83% -50.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £12.52 £10.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.63 £48.00 £65.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +18.97% -25.64% +30.00%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Warrington

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Warrington

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Local Government
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Service Design
7 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) Trello
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) JIRA
7 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
7 1 (10.00%) IIBA
7 1 (10.00%) Confluence

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Design
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) IIBA
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB