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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 60 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 74 98 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.78% 3.10% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 4.24% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 58 46
Average daily rate
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£398 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 7
Average hourly rate - £30.41 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £34.13 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+11.35% +9.20%
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
1980 2312 1597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.38% 73.19% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 1308 875
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 146 123
Average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +11 27 £368 -13.52% 4
Bedfordshire -7 13 £413 -2.94% 4
Essex -12 11 £281 -19.64% 6
Suffolk +6 8 £438 -2.72% 3
Hertfordshire +2 8 £400 -6.15% 6
Norfolk +7 6 £398 +165.00%
Business Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 65 (39.16%) Finance
2 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (25.90%) Project Management
4 42 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (24.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (19.88%) Retail
7 23 (13.86%) Change Management
8 18 (10.84%) Scrum
8 18 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (10.24%) SQL
10 16 (9.64%) GAP Analysis
10 16 (9.64%) Management Information System
11 15 (9.04%) CRM
11 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (9.04%) ISEB
12 14 (8.43%) Analytics
13 13 (7.83%) ISO 9001
13 13 (7.83%) PRINCE2
13 13 (7.83%) Workflow
13 13 (7.83%) Waterfall
14 12 (7.23%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.23%) Degree
14 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
14 12 (7.23%) ETL
14 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
15 11 (6.63%) Logistics
15 11 (6.63%) Information Management
15 11 (6.63%) User Stories
16 10 (6.02%) Product Management
16 10 (6.02%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.20%) Confluence
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (4.22%) MS Office
1 7 (4.22%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.81%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.60%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Force.com
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
1 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
1 2 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (0.60%) ATM
2 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (4.22%) BusinessObjects XI
1 7 (4.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.81%) Spotfire
5 3 (1.81%) OLAP
5 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.60%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (39.16%) Finance
2 33 (19.88%) Retail
3 7 (4.22%) Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.41%) Legal
5 4 (2.41%) Front Office
5 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Back Office
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.20%) Local Government
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.60%) German Language
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 130 (78.31%) Analyst
2 121 (72.89%) Business Analyst
3 11 (6.63%) Data Analyst
4 10 (6.02%) Consultant
4 10 (6.02%) Lead Business Analyst
5 7 (4.22%) Project Manager
6 6 (3.61%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (3.61%) Data Consultant
6 6 (3.61%) Head of IT
6 6 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (3.61%) Master Data Analyst
6 6 (3.61%) Master Data Consultant
7 5 (3.01%) Head of Development
8 4 (2.41%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (2.41%) Developer
8 4 (2.41%) MI Analyst
8 4 (2.41%) Product Manager
8 4 (2.41%) Product Owner
8 4 (2.41%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) .NET
2 4 (2.41%) XML
3 2 (1.20%) LAMP
3 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.20%) Java EE
3 2 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) jQuery
4 1 (0.60%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.60%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.60%) HTML5
4 1 (0.60%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.60%) Sass
4 1 (0.60%) LESS
4 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.60%) OOCSS
4 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.60%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.41%) Kindle
4 3 (1.81%) Open Source
5 2 (1.20%) FMCG
5 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.20%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.90%) Project Management
3 41 (24.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (13.86%) Change Management
5 18 (10.84%) Scrum
5 18 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (9.64%) GAP Analysis
7 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (9.04%) CRM
8 14 (8.43%) Analytics
9 13 (7.83%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.83%) Workflow
9 13 (7.83%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.23%) Data Analysis
10 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.23%) ETL
11 11 (6.63%) Information Management
11 11 (6.63%) Logistics
11 11 (6.63%) User Stories
12 10 (6.02%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.24%) SQL
2 5 (3.01%) C
2 5 (3.01%) Java
3 2 (1.20%) Python
4 1 (0.60%) Korn
4 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.60%) SOQL
4 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.60%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.60%) C#
4 1 (0.60%) VBScript
4 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) ISEB
2 12 (7.23%) Degree
3 4 (2.41%) IIBA
4 2 (1.20%) MCSE
4 2 (1.20%) CISM
4 2 (1.20%) CISSP
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) ISO 9001
2 9 (5.42%) QA
3 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.60%) XenApp
1 1 (0.60%) XenServer
1 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.60%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.02%) Business Objects
3 9 (5.42%) Oracle
4 6 (3.61%) SAP
5 3 (1.81%) SunGard
5 3 (1.81%) BMC
5 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.81%) Remedy
6 1 (0.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.60%) Brocade
6 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.60%) Informatica
6 1 (0.60%) HP
6 1 (0.60%) Citrix
6 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago