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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 64 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 91 78 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.99% 3.28% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 4.69% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 54 52
Average daily rate
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£393 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £317 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.13 £31.00 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £31.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.33 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+60.64% -35.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2242 1664 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.63% 70.06% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 870 1021
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 123 229
Average hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 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 31 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 31 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 37 £408 +20.94% 4
Essex +4 17 £413 +6.45% 1
Hertfordshire +1 17 £325 +0.77% 6
Cambridgeshire -18 12 £388 -6.06% 8
Norfolk -20 1 £340 -7.79% 4
Business Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 42 (23.33%) Finance
2 32 (17.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (16.11%) SQL
4 25 (13.89%) Project Management
5 21 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.67%) Oracle
5 21 (11.67%) SAP
5 21 (11.67%) PRINCE2
6 19 (10.56%) Migration
7 18 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (9.44%) ISEB
8 17 (9.44%) MS Excel
9 16 (8.89%) MS Visio
9 16 (8.89%) MS Office
9 16 (8.89%) Scrum
9 16 (8.89%) Data Analysis
10 15 (8.33%) Degree
10 15 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 15 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 14 (7.78%) CRM
11 14 (7.78%) Retail
12 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (7.22%) Use Case
12 13 (7.22%) .NET
12 13 (7.22%) Waterfall
13 12 (6.67%) Change Management
14 11 (6.11%) ITIL
14 11 (6.11%) E-Commerce
14 11 (6.11%) Release Management
14 11 (6.11%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.11%) IIS
3 2 (1.11%) Node.js
3 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.11%) Documentum
3 2 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 16 (8.89%) MS Office
3 6 (3.33%) MS Project
3 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) SAP SD
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle Receivables
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (3.33%) Agresso
3 5 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.67%) assyst
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.56%) BASE24
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.56%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) ATM
1 1 (0.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.22%) MS Access
4 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.67%) QlikView
6 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.11%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (23.33%) Finance
2 14 (7.78%) Retail
3 8 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.44%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.67%) Automotive
6 2 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.11%) Local Government
6 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) German Language
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 128 (71.11%) Analyst
2 113 (62.78%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.78%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (3.89%) Developer
5 7 (3.89%) Test Leader
6 6 (3.33%) Architect
6 6 (3.33%) Consultant
6 6 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
7 5 (2.78%) Business Consultant
7 5 (2.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 5 (2.78%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 4 (2.22%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (2.22%) Coordinator
8 4 (2.22%) Data Analyst
9 3 (1.67%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (1.67%) Support Analyst
9 3 (1.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.22%) .NET
2 9 (5.00%) XML
3 6 (3.33%) Web Services
3 6 (3.33%) EDI
4 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.11%) J2EE
5 2 (1.11%) HTML
5 2 (1.11%) XSD
5 2 (1.11%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.11%) LAMP
5 2 (1.11%) RESTful
5 2 (1.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.11%) Akka
5 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.56%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.56%) WPF
6 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 5 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.67%) Open Source
3 3 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.11%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.11%) W3C
4 2 (1.11%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.56%) FMCG
5 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.56%) Statistics
5 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.89%) Linux
2 6 (3.33%) UNIX
3 4 (2.22%) Windows
4 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (13.89%) Project Management
3 21 (11.67%) PRINCE2
3 21 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (10.56%) Migration
5 18 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (8.89%) Data Analysis
6 16 (8.89%) Scrum
7 14 (7.78%) CRM
8 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.22%) Use Case
8 13 (7.22%) Waterfall
9 12 (6.67%) Change Management
10 11 (6.11%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.11%) ITIL
10 11 (6.11%) Release Management
10 11 (6.11%) Data Migration
11 9 (5.00%) Time Management
11 9 (5.00%) ERP
11 9 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.11%) SQL
2 8 (4.44%) ABAP
3 6 (3.33%) Java
4 4 (2.22%) C#
4 4 (2.22%) VBA
4 4 (2.22%) Perl
4 4 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.22%) Korn
5 2 (1.11%) Python
5 2 (1.11%) C
5 2 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.11%) VB
5 2 (1.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.56%) PeopleCode
6 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) ISEB
2 15 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.67%) PMP
4 3 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) MBA
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) QA
1 3 (1.67%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (11.67%) Oracle
1 21 (11.67%) SAP
2 15 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.22%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.67%) Citrix
5 3 (1.67%) Remedy
5 3 (1.67%) Niku
5 3 (1.67%) NetApp
6 2 (1.11%) AccuRev
6 2 (1.11%) RedPrairie
6 2 (1.11%) JDA
6 2 (1.11%) HP
6 2 (1.11%) EMC
6 2 (1.11%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.56%) Sage
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