Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 43 71 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 7.03% 8.23% 7.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.61% 8.72% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 42
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £292 £318 £272
90th Percentile £438 £518 £373
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -52.78% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +64.71% -52.78% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 565 814 622
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.32% 94.32% 91.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 520 331
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £189 £234 £211
90th Percentile £538 £550 £548
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 65 57
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -24.44% +45.16%
10th Percentile £17.60 £10.00 £13.70
90th Percentile £34.50 £37.68 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.83% -9.26% +5.07%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Warwickshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Warwickshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Warwickshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Warwickshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Warwick +18 20 £398 +6.00% 1
Leamington Spa -3 3 £256 -38.99%
Stratford-upon-Avon 0 2 £425 -10.76% 1
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Warwickshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
2 11 (25.58%) Use Case
3 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) CRM
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) UML
5 6 (13.95%) Automotive
5 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (13.95%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) BPMN
6 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) SAP
7 4 (9.30%) SAP BW
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) User Stories
8 3 (6.98%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.65%) XML
9 2 (4.65%) Change Management
9 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Data Management
9 2 (4.65%) Validation
9 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Data Protection

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP SEM
2 1 (2.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) J2SE
2 1 (2.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.33%) Fintech
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
1 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (25.58%) Use Case
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) CRM
4 6 (13.95%) BPMN
4 6 (13.95%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (13.95%) UML
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (6.98%) User Stories
8 2 (4.65%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.65%) IT Strategy
8 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) FNZ
3 1 (2.33%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau