The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 59 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 1781 1903 1885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.57% 3.69% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 4.61% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1326 1299
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 28
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £20.94 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £47.39 £58.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +17.07%
Business Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41405 41278 38388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.00% 79.99% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27604 27297 24281
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 950 1073 1105
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 832 £475 - 133
South East +15 306 £400 - 50
North West -7 130 £375 -6.25% 34
East of England +45 125 £400 +8.10% 31
West Midlands -6 106 £385 +5.84% 29
Yorkshire -15 99 £395 +5.33% 18
East Midlands +14 68 £450 +5.88% 16
South West -26 67 £403 +4.54% 18
North East -71 23 £425 -3.40% 9
Midlands -4 14 £500 -9.09%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1185 (33.66%) Finance
2 978 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 782 (22.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 670 (19.03%) Project Management
5 561 (15.93%) Banking
6 503 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 432 (12.27%) SQL
8 341 (9.68%) Retail
8 341 (9.68%) Use Case
9 305 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
10 288 (8.18%) PRINCE2
11 280 (7.95%) Change Management
12 277 (7.87%) Microsoft
13 267 (7.58%) Oracle
14 264 (7.50%) SDLC
15 262 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
16 253 (7.19%) User Stories
17 252 (7.16%) Scrum
18 251 (7.13%) Waterfall
19 245 (6.96%) MS Excel
20 244 (6.93%) Data Analysis
21 230 (6.53%) Degree
21 230 (6.53%) Migration
22 225 (6.39%) CRM
23 223 (6.33%) UML
24 213 (6.05%) SAP
25 201 (5.71%) ISEB
26 198 (5.62%) Data Modelling
27 187 (5.31%) ITIL
27 187 (5.31%) Management Information System

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 114 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 55 (1.56%) CMS
3 51 (1.45%) Confluence
4 33 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 31 (0.88%) Skype for Business
6 25 (0.71%) SAS
7 17 (0.48%) Apache
8 16 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (0.31%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.28%) IIS
11 8 (0.23%) Documentum
11 8 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.20%) Drupal
12 7 (0.20%) MS Project Server
13 6 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 245 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 175 (4.97%) MS Visio
3 144 (4.09%) MS Office
4 110 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 79 (2.24%) MS Project
6 16 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.057%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.057%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.057%) SPSS
8 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 96 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.51%) Sonata
5 14 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.34%) Tercero
7 11 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 11 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 11 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
8 10 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
8 10 (0.28%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
9 9 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 9 (0.26%) SAP HR
10 8 (0.23%) SAP CO
10 8 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 52 (1.48%) Office 365
2 37 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (0.68%) IaaS
4 21 (0.60%) Yammer
5 20 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
6 18 (0.51%) SaaS
7 16 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (0.20%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.20%) PaaS
11 5 (0.14%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.11%) Force.com
13 3 (0.085%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.057%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.057%) Trello
15 1 (0.028%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.028%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 35 (0.99%) Intranet
2 33 (0.94%) Internet
3 19 (0.54%) DNS
4 13 (0.37%) DHCP
5 10 (0.28%) WebEx
6 9 (0.26%) Network Security
7 8 (0.23%) Extranet
7 8 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.20%) WAN
9 6 (0.17%) Firewall
9 6 (0.17%) NAS
9 6 (0.17%) VoIP
10 5 (0.14%) ATM
10 5 (0.14%) Broadband
10 5 (0.14%) LAN
10 5 (0.14%) SAN
10 5 (0.14%) Skype
11 4 (0.11%) Wireless
12 3 (0.085%) FTP
12 3 (0.085%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
2 134 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 68 (1.93%) Data Mining
4 66 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 64 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 58 (1.65%) Big Data
8 53 (1.51%) Oracle Database
8 53 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
9 41 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (1.08%) QlikView
11 31 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
12 30 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (0.71%) NoSQL
14 21 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 21 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (0.57%) MySQL
16 19 (0.54%) DB2
17 17 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (0.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 127 (3.61%) JIRA
2 33 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
3 23 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (0.57%) TeamCity
5 17 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.45%) Git (software)
7 15 (0.43%) Selenium
8 14 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.34%) NUnit
10 11 (0.31%) MSTest
11 10 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.23%) Axure RP
12 8 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.20%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.14%) Bower
14 5 (0.14%) Grunt
14 5 (0.14%) gulp
14 5 (0.14%) SonarQube
14 5 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1185 (33.66%) Finance
2 561 (15.93%) Banking
3 341 (9.68%) Retail
4 187 (5.31%) Investment Banking
5 126 (3.58%) Legal
6 111 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 101 (2.87%) Marketing
8 98 (2.78%) Front Office
9 91 (2.58%) Back Office
10 62 (1.76%) Manufacturing
11 56 (1.59%) Financial Institution
12 51 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 44 (1.25%) Law
13 44 (1.25%) Retail Banking
14 38 (1.08%) Billing
15 30 (0.85%) Advertising
16 26 (0.74%) Automotive
17 25 (0.71%) Games
18 24 (0.68%) Publishing
19 20 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2516 (71.46%) Analyst
2 2224 (63.16%) Business Analyst
3 285 (8.09%) Project Manager
4 202 (5.74%) Consultant
5 183 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
6 181 (5.14%) Developer
7 166 (4.71%) Senior Business Analyst
8 163 (4.63%) Banking Analyst
9 149 (4.23%) Agile Business Analyst
10 144 (4.09%) Financial Analyst
11 140 (3.98%) Architect
12 135 (3.83%) Finance Business Analyst
13 131 (3.72%) IT Analyst
14 128 (3.64%) Business IT Analyst
15 127 (3.61%) Banking Business Analyst
16 126 (3.58%) IT Business Analyst
17 119 (3.38%) Business Systems Analyst
18 117 (3.32%) Digital Analyst
19 114 (3.24%) Digital Business Analyst
20 106 (3.01%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (3.10%) .NET
2 84 (2.39%) HTML
3 81 (2.30%) XML
4 78 (2.22%) Web Services
5 44 (1.25%) HTML5
6 36 (1.02%) AngularJS
7 33 (0.94%) Middleware
8 32 (0.91%) CSS
9 31 (0.88%) .NET Framework
10 22 (0.62%) ASP.NET
11 21 (0.60%) Entity Framework
11 21 (0.60%) SOAP
12 19 (0.54%) REST
13 18 (0.51%) jQuery
14 17 (0.48%) COM
15 14 (0.40%) J2EE
16 12 (0.34%) FpML
16 12 (0.34%) JSON
16 12 (0.34%) WCF
17 11 (0.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 503 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 113 (3.21%) User Experience
4 91 (2.58%) Fixed Income
5 78 (2.22%) Equities
6 77 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 65 (1.85%) Derivative
8 54 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 49 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 48 (1.36%) Credit Risk
11 44 (1.25%) Visualisation
12 41 (1.16%) NHS
13 35 (0.99%) Virtual Team
14 33 (0.94%) Data Integration
14 33 (0.94%) Data Structures
14 33 (0.94%) Mobile App
15 31 (0.88%) Mainframe
16 30 (0.85%) Market Risk
16 30 (0.85%) Reference Data
17 24 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 132 (3.75%) Windows
2 72 (2.04%) Unix
3 48 (1.36%) Linux
4 24 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 14 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.26%) Android
6 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.17%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.085%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.057%) Solaris
11 2 (0.057%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.028%) AIX
12 1 (0.028%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.028%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.028%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 978 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 782 (22.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 670 (19.03%) Project Management
4 341 (9.68%) Use Case
5 305 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
6 288 (8.18%) PRINCE2
7 280 (7.95%) Change Management
8 264 (7.50%) SDLC
9 262 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 253 (7.19%) User Stories
11 252 (7.16%) Scrum
12 251 (7.13%) Waterfall
13 244 (6.93%) Data Analysis
14 230 (6.53%) Migration
15 225 (6.39%) CRM
16 223 (6.33%) UML
17 198 (5.62%) Data Modelling
18 187 (5.31%) ITIL
19 159 (4.52%) Workflow
20 148 (4.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 432 (12.27%) SQL
2 130 (3.69%) Java
3 108 (3.07%) C#
4 71 (2.02%) JavaScript
5 60 (1.70%) PL/SQL
6 46 (1.31%) Python
7 40 (1.14%) VBA
8 37 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 37 (1.05%) VB
9 32 (0.91%) Shell Script
10 30 (0.85%) C
11 26 (0.74%) C++
12 23 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 19 (0.54%) COBOL
14 17 (0.48%) PHP
15 15 (0.43%) PowerShell
16 10 (0.28%) Ruby
16 10 (0.28%) Scala
17 8 (0.23%) Perl
18 6 (0.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 230 (6.53%) Degree
2 201 (5.71%) ISEB
3 152 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 83 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 43 (1.22%) PMI Certification
6 40 (1.14%) DV Cleared
7 37 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 35 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 34 (0.97%) CBAP
10 29 (0.82%) PMP
11 25 (0.71%) IIBA
12 17 (0.48%) ACCA
12 17 (0.48%) CIMA
12 17 (0.48%) CISSP
12 17 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 16 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 11 (0.31%) CISM
15 10 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.23%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (2.84%) QA
2 66 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 60 (1.70%) MiFID
4 28 (0.80%) Solvency II
5 21 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
6 19 (0.54%) FATCA
7 18 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 18 (0.51%) EMIR
8 16 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (0.40%) SLA
10 12 (0.34%) COBIT
11 9 (0.26%) AIFMD
11 9 (0.26%) Basel III
11 9 (0.26%) UCITS
12 8 (0.23%) SEPA
13 7 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (0.17%) Basel II
15 4 (0.11%) COREP
15 4 (0.11%) ISO22301
15 4 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 68 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (0.14%) Docker
5 2 (0.057%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.028%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.028%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.028%) Samba
6 1 (0.028%) UAG
6 1 (0.028%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.028%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.028%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (0.82%) Puppet
2 15 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.17%) AirWatch
4 5 (0.14%) Ansible
4 5 (0.14%) Nagios
5 4 (0.11%) Control-M
5 4 (0.11%) SCCM
6 2 (0.057%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.057%) MOM
6 2 (0.057%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.028%) OPNET
7 1 (0.028%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 277 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 267 (7.58%) Oracle
3 213 (6.05%) SAP
4 91 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
5 55 (1.56%) Tableau
6 52 (1.48%) ServiceNow
7 44 (1.25%) Pega
8 41 (1.16%) IBM
9 30 (0.85%) Murex
10 26 (0.74%) Informatica
11 24 (0.68%) Infor
12 23 (0.65%) HP
13 22 (0.62%) Hyperion
14 21 (0.60%) hybris
15 20 (0.57%) Google
16 19 (0.54%) Avaloq
17 18 (0.51%) FNZ
17 18 (0.51%) Sitecore
18 17 (0.48%) Cognos
18 17 (0.48%) SaltStack
London
Haysfm
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £360 to £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
2i Resourcing
Rate: From £325 to £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £51000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,302 to £30,237 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago