The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 20 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.89% 9.87% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 16.67% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£465 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+65.78% -43.36%
Business Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 132 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 72.64% 59.19% 51.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 32
Average daily rate £328 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £158 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Aberdeen region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Content Management
1 1 (20.00%) Information Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Aberdeen
DP Connect
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago