The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 Analyst
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 12.00% 12.00% 22.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.33% 12.50% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £550 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +109.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £28.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 - £27.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.95 - £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -8.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentwood region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 90.00% 96.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 12
Average daily rate £240 £398 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.62% +28.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £286 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £555 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.46% +16.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.58 £39.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Use Case
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
3 3 (23.08%) RequisitePro
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Essbase
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) RequisitePro
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Use Case
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleCode
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft