The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brentwood region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 8 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 18.75% 6.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 19.15% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £238 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 97.92% 74.19% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 4
Average daily rate £277 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £245 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £690 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £22.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
Essex

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) RequisitePro
5 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Automotive
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) Essbase
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (8.33%) German Language
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) MS Project
6 1 (8.33%) MS Access

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Essbase
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) RequisitePro
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle