Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 > Wolverhampton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 12.86% 4.00% 10.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.06% 4.26% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Wolverhampton median daily rate £343 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +1.54% -25.93%
10th Percentile £321 £313 £313
90th Percentile £409 £339 £372
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £408 £378
% change year-on-year +1.23% +7.95% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wolverhampton median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% -30.56% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Contract vacancies in Wolverhampton with a recognized job title 64 47 74
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.43% 94.00% 98.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 42
Wolverhampton median daily rate £343 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.67% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £113 £213 £160
90th Percentile £472 £486 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £13.91 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.96% -10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.95 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.75 £14.40 £16.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.88 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.87% -8.82% +6.25%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Wolverhampton

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Wolverhampton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) GDPR
3 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) QAD
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) EDIFACT
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (11.11%) Progress
6 1 (11.11%) SMS

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (11.11%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDIFACT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Progress 4GL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Progress
1 1 (11.11%) QAD