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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 9 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.88% 22.73% 13.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 27.78% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £550 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +121.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £28.82
% change year-on-year
+18.25% -0.22%
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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
38 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 92.68% 81.82% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 12
Average daily rate £341 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) RequisitePro
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (16.67%) Essbase
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Essbase
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleCode
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware