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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 56 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 92 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.28% 1.91% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 2.75% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 25 41
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £38.22
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -18.89%
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
2126 1672 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.71% 69.46% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 912 999
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 163 171
Average hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire +26 46 £413 +11.48% 9
Essex -13 14 £438 -2.77% 5
Bedfordshire -3 11 £425 - 4
Suffolk +7 9 £394 -12.50% 2
Hertfordshire +2 7 £450 +2.85% 10
Norfolk +9 4 £336 -3.92%
Business Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (31.46%) Finance
2 42 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (21.35%) Project Management
4 35 (19.66%) SQL
5 34 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (14.61%) Retail
7 25 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (11.24%) ETL
9 19 (10.67%) ISEB
9 19 (10.67%) Oracle
10 18 (10.11%) Migration
11 17 (9.55%) MS Office
11 17 (9.55%) SAP
11 17 (9.55%) Microsoft
12 16 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (8.99%) Scrum
13 15 (8.43%) Information Management
14 14 (7.87%) Degree
14 14 (7.87%) Change Management
14 14 (7.87%) ERP
14 14 (7.87%) PRINCE2
14 14 (7.87%) Waterfall
15 13 (7.30%) Business Objects
15 13 (7.30%) E-Commerce
15 13 (7.30%) Management Information System
16 12 (6.74%) Workflow
16 12 (6.74%) Use Case
17 11 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (6.18%) Product Management
17 11 (6.18%) GAP Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.93%) SAS
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) Lync
5 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Office
2 9 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.93%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (3.37%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (3.37%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.81%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (2.81%) Agresso
3 4 (2.25%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.12%) SAP R/3
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.56%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) LAN
2 1 (0.56%) WAN
2 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.62%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (5.62%) BusinessObjects XI
1 10 (5.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (3.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 7 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.81%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.25%) QlikView
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.12%) OLAP
7 1 (0.56%) OLTP
7 1 (0.56%) EDMS
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.69%) ERwin
3 2 (1.12%) JIRA
3 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.12%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 56 (31.46%) Finance
2 26 (14.61%) Retail
3 9 (5.06%) Publishing
4 5 (2.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Local Government
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 108 (60.67%) Analyst
2 100 (56.18%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.24%) Consultant
4 14 (7.87%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.18%) Architect
6 8 (4.49%) Data Analyst
6 8 (4.49%) Developer
7 7 (3.93%) SAS Consultant
8 6 (3.37%) Head of IT
8 6 (3.37%) Data Consultant
8 6 (3.37%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Master Data Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Master Data Consultant
9 5 (2.81%) Head of Development
9 5 (2.81%) MI Analyst
10 4 (2.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
10 4 (2.25%) Technical Architect
11 3 (1.69%) Business Developer
11 3 (1.69%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.06%) XML
2 7 (3.93%) .NET
3 6 (3.37%) HTML
4 5 (2.81%) Web Services
5 4 (2.25%) J2EE
6 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.69%) EDI
6 3 (1.69%) LAMP
7 2 (1.12%) Java EE
7 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.12%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.56%) Ajax
8 1 (0.56%) HTML5
8 1 (0.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.56%) Sass
8 1 (0.56%) LESS
8 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.56%) OOCSS
8 1 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.30%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.49%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.25%) FMCG
5 2 (1.12%) Open Source
5 2 (1.12%) NHS
5 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.62%) UNIX
2 9 (5.06%) Linux
3 7 (3.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.35%) Project Management
3 25 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.24%) ETL
5 18 (10.11%) Migration
6 16 (8.99%) Scrum
6 16 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.43%) Information Management
8 14 (7.87%) ERP
8 14 (7.87%) PRINCE2
8 14 (7.87%) Change Management
8 14 (7.87%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.30%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.74%) Workflow
10 12 (6.74%) Use Case
11 11 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.18%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (6.18%) Product Management
12 10 (5.62%) ITIL
12 10 (5.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.66%) SQL
2 8 (4.49%) Java
3 5 (2.81%) C
3 5 (2.81%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.81%) Korn
4 3 (1.69%) ABAP
4 3 (1.69%) C#
5 2 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) VBScript
6 1 (0.56%) VB
6 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.56%) VBA
6 1 (0.56%) Python
6 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (10.67%) ISEB
2 14 (7.87%) Degree
3 7 (3.93%) SAS Certification
4 4 (2.25%) IIBA
4 4 (2.25%) CBAP
5 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (10.67%) Oracle
2 17 (9.55%) SAP
2 17 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.30%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.25%) AccuRev
6 3 (1.69%) SunGard
7 1 (0.56%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) BMC
7 1 (0.56%) Informatica
7 1 (0.56%) Sage
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.56%) Remedy
7 1 (0.56%) Google
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