The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 17 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 257 158 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.17% 6.56% 6.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.73% 6.97% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 100 134
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£413 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 17
Average hourly rate £40.89 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.68% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £21.80 £18.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.00 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -8.33%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2943 2266 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.55% 94.06% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1125 1472
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 213 332
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
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 Analyst across the East of England region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Business Analyst
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 Analyst across the East of England region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +24 92 £413 +15.38% 12
Hertfordshire +19 66 £388 +6.89% 7
Cambridgeshire -18 39 £375 -6.25% 8
Essex -10 29 £375 -10.44% 4
Suffolk -4 27 £450 +5.88%
Norfolk -11 4 £340 -6.20%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 125 (24.04%) Finance
2 110 (21.15%) Retail
3 107 (20.58%) Business Analysis
4 78 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (13.85%) Oracle
6 70 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
7 67 (12.88%) E-Commerce
7 67 (12.88%) Use Case
8 63 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 60 (11.54%) Project Management
10 55 (10.58%) SQL
11 47 (9.04%) Change Management
12 41 (7.88%) Migration
13 40 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
13 40 (7.69%) Degree
14 39 (7.50%) MS Visio
15 38 (7.31%) Data Analysis
16 36 (6.92%) MS Office
17 32 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (5.96%) Microsoft
18 31 (5.96%) UML
19 29 (5.58%) SharePoint
19 29 (5.58%) Data Migration
20 25 (4.81%) PRINCE2
21 24 (4.62%) SAP
22 23 (4.42%) Information Management
22 23 (4.42%) Waterfall
23 22 (4.23%) MS Excel
23 22 (4.23%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (1.54%) SAS
4 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.38%) Apache
5 2 (0.38%) CMS
5 2 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.19%) Lync
6 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 36 (6.92%) MS Office
3 22 (4.23%) MS Excel
4 16 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.31%) MS Project
6 8 (1.54%) SPSS
7 3 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 20 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (2.69%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (2.31%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
5 9 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (1.15%) Agresso
7 6 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.77%) TrackWise
9 4 (0.77%) MFGPRO
10 3 (0.58%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.38%) BASE24
11 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.73%) SaaS
2 3 (0.58%) Office 365
3 2 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) ATM
2 1 (0.19%) LAN
2 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.50%) EDRMS
3 7 (1.35%) SQL Server
4 5 (0.96%) Essbase
5 3 (0.58%) DB2
5 3 (0.58%) MS Access
5 3 (0.58%) DataStage
6 2 (0.38%) QlikView
6 2 (0.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) EDMS
7 1 (0.19%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.19%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.54%) RequisitePro
2 3 (0.58%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 125 (24.04%) Finance
2 110 (21.15%) Retail
3 20 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (2.88%) Marketing
6 12 (2.31%) Banking
7 11 (2.12%) Legal
8 10 (1.92%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.15%) Automotive
10 4 (0.77%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.38%) Advertising
11 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.31%) XML
2 5 (0.96%) .NET
2 5 (0.96%) J2EE
2 5 (0.96%) Web Services
3 4 (0.77%) EDI
4 2 (0.38%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.19%) Mason
5 1 (0.19%) Middleware
5 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.46%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.27%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.31%) EPoS
4 10 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 9 (1.73%) Mathematics
5 9 (1.73%) NHS
6 7 (1.35%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.96%) Statistics
9 3 (0.58%) FMCG
10 2 (0.38%) Informatics
10 2 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.19%) Replication
11 1 (0.19%) IVR
11 1 (0.19%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.92%) Windows
2 4 (0.77%) Windows 8
3 3 (0.58%) UNIX
3 3 (0.58%) Linux
3 3 (0.58%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.38%) Android
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (20.58%) Business Analysis
2 78 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (12.88%) E-Commerce
4 67 (12.88%) Use Case
5 63 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 60 (11.54%) Project Management
7 47 (9.04%) Change Management
8 41 (7.88%) Migration
9 40 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
10 38 (7.31%) Data Analysis
11 32 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (5.96%) UML
13 29 (5.58%) Data Migration
14 25 (4.81%) PRINCE2
15 23 (4.42%) Information Management
15 23 (4.42%) Waterfall
16 22 (4.23%) ERP
17 21 (4.04%) CRM
17 21 (4.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (10.58%) SQL
2 7 (1.35%) PL/SQL
3 5 (0.96%) VB
4 3 (0.58%) Java
4 3 (0.58%) VBA
5 2 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.19%) C#
6 1 (0.19%) Perl
6 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.19%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 40 (7.69%) Degree
2 19 (3.65%) ISEB
3 3 (0.58%) PMP
3 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.38%) CBAP
5 1 (0.19%) MBA
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.65%) QA
1 19 (3.65%) Solvency II
2 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.58%) GxP
3 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 72 (13.85%) Oracle
2 31 (5.96%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.62%) SAP
4 14 (2.69%) Sun
5 8 (1.54%) Teradata
6 7 (1.35%) RedPrairie
6 7 (1.35%) JDA
7 5 (0.96%) HP
8 4 (0.77%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.77%) Ceridian
9 3 (0.58%) IBM
9 3 (0.58%) Mercator
9 3 (0.58%) Remedy
9 3 (0.58%) Niku
10 2 (0.38%) FatWire
10 2 (0.38%) QAD
10 2 (0.38%) Adobe
10 2 (0.38%) JBoss
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos
11 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
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