The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 68 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 83 77 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.74% 3.22% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 4.62% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 55 49
Average daily rate
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£393 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £317 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £37.75 £31.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £31.00 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £31.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.69% -34.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2229 1665 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.47% 69.67% 66.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 866 1002
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 133 233
Average hourly rate £28.91 £33.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.20 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +1 36 £408 +20.94% 6
Hertfordshire 0 16 £325 - 5
Essex +1 12 £400 +3.22% 4
Cambridgeshire -21 11 £388 -6.06% 4
Norfolk -18 1 £150 -59.32% 2
Business Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 31 (17.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (15.61%) SQL
4 23 (13.29%) Project Management
5 21 (12.14%) SAP
6 20 (11.56%) PRINCE2
6 20 (11.56%) Oracle
6 20 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (10.98%) Migration
8 18 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (9.83%) ISEB
10 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
10 16 (9.25%) MS Office
10 16 (9.25%) Data Analysis
11 15 (8.67%) Degree
11 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
11 15 (8.67%) MS Visio
11 15 (8.67%) Scrum
12 14 (8.09%) CRM
12 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
13 13 (7.51%) .NET
13 13 (7.51%) Use Case
14 12 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (6.94%) Retail
14 12 (6.94%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.36%) Data Migration
15 11 (6.36%) ITIL
15 11 (6.36%) Change Management
16 10 (5.78%) E-Commerce
17 9 (5.20%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.16%) IIS
3 2 (1.16%) Node.js
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.16%) Documentum
3 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) MS Office
1 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) SAP SD
1 6 (3.47%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (3.47%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (3.47%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (3.47%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (2.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.89%) Agresso
2 5 (2.89%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.73%) assyst
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.58%) BASE24
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.58%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) ATM
1 1 (0.58%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.31%) MS Access
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.73%) QlikView
6 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.16%) MySQL
7 1 (0.58%) Big Data
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Retail
3 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.62%) Banking
4 4 (2.31%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.73%) Automotive
6 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.16%) Local Government
6 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (72.83%) Analyst
2 110 (63.58%) Business Analyst
3 19 (10.98%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.09%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (4.05%) Developer
5 7 (4.05%) Test Leader
6 6 (3.47%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (3.47%) Consultant
6 6 (3.47%) Financial Business Analyst
7 5 (2.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (2.89%) Business Consultant
7 5 (2.89%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (2.89%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (2.31%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (2.31%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (2.31%) SAP Logistics Analyst
8 4 (2.31%) Data Analyst
8 4 (2.31%) Architect
9 3 (1.73%) Technical Architect
9 3 (1.73%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.51%) .NET
2 7 (4.05%) XML
3 6 (3.47%) EDI
4 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.31%) Web Services
6 2 (1.16%) Akka
6 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.16%) RESTful
6 2 (1.16%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.16%) XSD
6 2 (1.16%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.16%) LAMP
7 1 (0.58%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.58%) WPF
7 1 (0.58%) SOAP
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
2 5 (2.89%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.73%) Open Source
3 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.16%) W3C
4 2 (1.16%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
5 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.89%) Linux
2 4 (2.31%) UNIX
2 4 (2.31%) Windows
3 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (13.29%) Project Management
3 20 (11.56%) PRINCE2
3 20 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (10.98%) Migration
5 18 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (9.25%) Data Analysis
7 15 (8.67%) Scrum
8 14 (8.09%) CRM
9 13 (7.51%) Use Case
10 12 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (6.94%) Waterfall
11 11 (6.36%) Change Management
11 11 (6.36%) ITIL
11 11 (6.36%) Data Migration
12 10 (5.78%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.20%) Time Management
13 9 (5.20%) Release Management
14 7 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
14 7 (4.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.61%) SQL
2 8 (4.62%) ABAP
3 4 (2.31%) Korn
3 4 (2.31%) C#
3 4 (2.31%) Java
3 4 (2.31%) Perl
3 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.73%) VBA
5 2 (1.16%) Python
5 2 (1.16%) C
5 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.16%) VB
5 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.58%) PeopleCode
6 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (9.83%) ISEB
2 15 (8.67%) Degree
3 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.73%) PMP
4 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.58%) MBA
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (12.14%) SAP
2 20 (11.56%) Oracle
3 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.31%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.73%) Citrix
6 3 (1.73%) Remedy
6 3 (1.73%) Niku
6 3 (1.73%) NetApp
7 2 (1.16%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.16%) JDA
7 2 (1.16%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) EMC
7 2 (1.16%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.58%) Sage
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £325 - 355 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago