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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 59 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 95 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.02% 3.90% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 5.68% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 46
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Average hourly rate £30.33 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2275 1549 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.29% 68.57% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 851 1064
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 120 199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 17 April 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
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 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 35 £363 +11.53% 5
Bedfordshire -1 19 £425 +30.76% 6
Cambridgeshire -10 18 £425 +6.25% 10
Hertfordshire -27 15 £426 +30.15% 4
Suffolk -4 6 £450 +17.64% 1
Norfolk +1 2 £150 -60.00% 3
Business Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (29.25%) Finance
2 27 (18.37%) Project Management
3 21 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (12.24%) ERP
6 17 (11.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (10.88%) SAP
8 15 (10.20%) MS Excel
8 15 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.52%) Retail
10 13 (8.84%) Data Analysis
10 13 (8.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (8.84%) ISEB
11 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
11 12 (8.16%) Change Management
12 11 (7.48%) Scrum
12 11 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (7.48%) MS Office
12 11 (7.48%) Banking
13 10 (6.80%) Use Case
13 10 (6.80%) Degree
13 10 (6.80%) E-Commerce
13 10 (6.80%) Manufacturing
14 9 (6.12%) Oracle
14 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
14 9 (6.12%) Java
14 9 (6.12%) User Stories
15 8 (5.44%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (5.44%) Migration
15 8 (5.44%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.40%) IIS
3 2 (1.36%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.48%) MS Office
3 7 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Agresso
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.36%) SAP WM
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.68%) BASE24
4 1 (0.68%) Maximo
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.68%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.68%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) RFID
2 1 (0.68%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.04%) MS Access
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.68%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (29.25%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Retail
3 11 (7.48%) Banking
4 10 (6.80%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.04%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.04%) Local Government
6 3 (2.04%) Back Office
7 2 (1.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 115 (78.23%) Analyst
2 99 (67.35%) Business Analyst
3 15 (10.20%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.48%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (7.48%) Consultant
5 8 (5.44%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (5.44%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (4.08%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (4.08%) Business Consultant
7 6 (4.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (4.08%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) SAP Logistics Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.04%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.04%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.04%) Systems Support
9 3 (2.04%) Programmer
9 3 (2.04%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 3 (2.04%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.44%) .NET
2 6 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.40%) Web Services
3 5 (3.40%) XML
4 3 (2.04%) XSLT
4 3 (2.04%) COM+
4 3 (2.04%) CSS
4 3 (2.04%) SOAP
4 3 (2.04%) Middleware
4 3 (2.04%) HTML
5 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.36%) Akka
5 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.36%) RESTful
5 2 (1.36%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.36%) XSD
6 1 (0.68%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.68%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.72%) EPoS
1 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.04%) E-Learning
2 3 (2.04%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.04%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.04%) Social Media
3 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.36%) Open Source
3 2 (1.36%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.36%) W3C
4 1 (0.68%) Statistics
4 1 (0.68%) PMI
4 1 (0.68%) NHS
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.37%) Project Management
2 21 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.24%) ERP
5 17 (11.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.84%) Data Analysis
7 13 (8.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 12 (8.16%) Change Management
9 11 (7.48%) Scrum
10 10 (6.80%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.80%) Use Case
11 9 (6.12%) User Stories
12 8 (5.44%) Logistics
12 8 (5.44%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (5.44%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (5.44%) Migration
13 7 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.12%) Java
2 6 (4.08%) SQL
3 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.40%) C#
4 4 (2.72%) VB
5 3 (2.04%) Perl
5 3 (2.04%) VB6
6 2 (1.36%) C
6 2 (1.36%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) ABAP
7 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (8.84%) ISEB
2 10 (6.80%) Degree
3 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.72%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.72%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.04%) PMP
5 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (10.88%) SAP
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (2.04%) Remedy
4 3 (2.04%) Niku
5 2 (1.36%) JDA
5 2 (1.36%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.36%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) Siebel
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) CODA
6 1 (0.68%) Sage
6 1 (0.68%) ATG
6 1 (0.68%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.68%) Pega
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £140 - 160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Benedict Cole
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Benedict Cole
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 23 days ago