The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 61 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 95 76 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.00% 3.19% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 4.50% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 44
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £36.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.13 - £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 - £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+65.78% -43.36%
Business Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2410 1690 2096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.17% 70.98% 68.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 863 1094
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 114 213
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
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 the East of England

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the East of England region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +10 35 £411 +30.55% 8
Hertfordshire -4 22 £325 +1.56% 6
Cambridgeshire -19 17 £350 -12.50% 7
Essex -9 13 £413 +4.76% 3
Norfolk -18 3 £340 -7.79% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 40 (23.12%) Finance
2 31 (17.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 30 (17.34%) SQL
4 27 (15.61%) Oracle
5 25 (14.45%) Project Management
6 23 (13.29%) PRINCE2
7 21 (12.14%) SAP
7 21 (12.14%) Migration
7 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (10.98%) Scrum
8 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.98%) ISEB
9 17 (9.83%) MS Office
10 16 (9.25%) MS Visio
10 16 (9.25%) Degree
10 16 (9.25%) Waterfall
11 15 (8.67%) Retail
12 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
13 13 (7.51%) CRM
13 13 (7.51%) E-Commerce
13 13 (7.51%) Use Case
14 12 (6.94%) Release Management
14 12 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (6.94%) Change Management
14 12 (6.94%) SQL Server
15 11 (6.36%) ITIL
15 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
15 11 (6.36%) ERP
15 11 (6.36%) Data Migration
16 10 (5.78%) Oracle General Ledger

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (2.31%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.73%) SAS
3 3 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.16%) Documentum
4 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.58%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (9.83%) MS Office
2 16 (9.25%) MS Visio
3 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.89%) MS Project
6 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (5.78%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (5.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (5.20%) Oracle Assets
3 8 (4.62%) Agresso
4 7 (4.05%) SAP SD
5 6 (3.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.73%) assyst
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.58%) BASE24
8 1 (0.58%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.58%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
1 1 (0.58%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.73%) MS Access
3 3 (1.73%) QlikView
3 3 (1.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.73%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.16%) ERwin
4 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (23.12%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Retail
3 8 (4.62%) Banking
4 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.31%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.31%) Publishing
6 3 (1.73%) Automotive
6 3 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Local Government
7 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (68.79%) Analyst
2 107 (61.85%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.56%) Project Manager
4 13 (7.51%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (4.05%) Architect
5 7 (4.05%) Developer
5 7 (4.05%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (4.05%) Test Leader
6 5 (2.89%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (2.89%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (2.31%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (2.31%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (2.31%) Coordinator
7 4 (2.31%) Consultant
7 4 (2.31%) Technical Architect
8 3 (1.73%) Business Developer
8 3 (1.73%) SAS Consultant
8 3 (1.73%) Supply Chain Analyst
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (1.73%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.78%) .NET
2 8 (4.62%) XML
3 6 (3.47%) EDI
4 5 (2.89%) Web Services
5 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.73%) J2EE
5 3 (1.73%) HTML
6 2 (1.16%) LAMP
7 1 (0.58%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.58%) SOAP
7 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.58%) WPF
7 1 (0.58%) Velocity
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.62%) Data Integration
1 8 (4.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.58%) NHS
5 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.62%) Linux
2 7 (4.05%) UNIX
2 7 (4.05%) Windows
3 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (14.45%) Project Management
3 23 (13.29%) PRINCE2
4 21 (12.14%) Migration
4 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (10.98%) Scrum
5 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (9.25%) Waterfall
7 13 (7.51%) CRM
7 13 (7.51%) E-Commerce
7 13 (7.51%) Use Case
8 12 (6.94%) Release Management
8 12 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (6.94%) Change Management
9 11 (6.36%) ITIL
9 11 (6.36%) ERP
9 11 (6.36%) Data Migration
10 9 (5.20%) Data Analysis
11 8 (4.62%) Information Management
11 8 (4.62%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.34%) SQL
2 8 (4.62%) ABAP
3 5 (2.89%) C#
3 5 (2.89%) Java
4 4 (2.31%) Korn
4 4 (2.31%) Perl
4 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.31%) VBA
5 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.16%) VB
5 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.16%) C
6 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.58%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) ISEB
2 16 (9.25%) Degree
3 3 (1.73%) SAS Certification
3 3 (1.73%) PMP
3 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.16%) CBAP
4 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) MBA
5 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) QA
1 3 (1.73%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (15.61%) Oracle
2 21 (12.14%) SAP
3 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.89%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.73%) Remedy
6 3 (1.73%) Niku
6 3 (1.73%) NetApp
6 3 (1.73%) HP
6 3 (1.73%) Citrix
6 3 (1.73%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.16%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.16%) JDA
7 2 (1.16%) EMC
7 2 (1.16%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) Sage
8 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
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