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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 66 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 1507 1768 1645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.29% 3.51% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 4.31% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1221 1208
Median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 10
Median hourly rate £30.47 £23.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.45% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £18.70 £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £33.50 £50.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.34 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +8.33%
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
37964 41054 39822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.51% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27018 26370
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1215 1133
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -13 784 £475 -3.55% 112
South East -18 198 £400 -4.19% 40
North West -22 103 £388 +10.71% 23
West Midlands +4 100 £390 +4.20% 22
South West +1 100 £408 +8.66% 19
East Midlands +13 77 £406 +8.33% 12
Yorkshire -12 68 £400 +6.66% 11
East of England -16 51 £413 +3.12% 18
North East -36 27 £475 +18.75% 3
Midlands +1 2 £475 -5.00%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1116 (34.59%) Finance
2 992 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (21.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 553 (17.14%) Project Management
5 510 (15.81%) Banking
6 440 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 402 (12.46%) SQL
8 327 (10.14%) Retail
9 322 (9.98%) Change Management
10 319 (9.89%) Use Case
11 302 (9.36%) Scrum
12 267 (8.28%) Microsoft
13 254 (7.87%) Degree
13 254 (7.87%) Waterfall
14 252 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 247 (7.66%) MS Excel
16 246 (7.63%) Data Analysis
17 244 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
18 238 (7.38%) CRM
19 237 (7.35%) SDLC
20 235 (7.28%) PRINCE2
21 226 (7.01%) User Stories
22 205 (6.35%) UML
23 204 (6.32%) ISEB
24 201 (6.23%) Migration
25 190 (5.89%) Oracle
26 180 (5.58%) MS Visio
27 174 (5.39%) Data Modelling
28 171 (5.30%) Process Improvement
29 166 (5.15%) Workflow

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
1 111 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.77%) Confluence
3 38 (1.18%) CMS
4 33 (1.02%) Skype for Business
5 31 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (0.46%) SAS
6 15 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (0.37%) Documentum
7 12 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.25%) NetWeaver
10 8 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.19%) Apache
12 6 (0.19%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 247 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 180 (5.58%) MS Visio
3 160 (4.96%) MS Office
4 90 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (1.89%) MS Project
6 16 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.093%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.062%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.031%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.031%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 98 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 31 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 12 (0.37%) Markit EDM
6 12 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 12 (0.37%) Sonata
7 11 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.34%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 11 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
8 10 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
8 10 (0.31%) SAP BPC
8 10 (0.31%) SAP CO
8 10 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.64%) Office 365
2 44 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (0.84%) IBM Blueworks
4 23 (0.71%) SaaS
5 17 (0.53%) IaaS
5 17 (0.53%) Yammer
6 15 (0.46%) PaaS
7 12 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.19%) G Suite
9 6 (0.19%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.15%) GitHub
11 4 (0.12%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.12%) Data Lake Analytics
11 4 (0.12%) Force.com
12 3 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (0.062%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.062%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.062%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (0.87%) Internet
2 25 (0.77%) Intranet
3 12 (0.37%) WebEx
4 9 (0.28%) Skype
5 8 (0.25%) HTTP
6 7 (0.22%) DNS
6 7 (0.22%) LDAP
6 7 (0.22%) NAS
6 7 (0.22%) VoIP
6 7 (0.22%) VPN
7 6 (0.19%) SSL
7 6 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.15%) DHCP
8 5 (0.15%) Extranet
8 5 (0.15%) Firewall
8 5 (0.15%) SAN
8 5 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.12%) Network Security
9 4 (0.12%) NFC
9 4 (0.12%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 97 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 59 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (1.49%) Big Data
7 45 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
8 39 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
9 36 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (1.08%) Oracle Database
11 34 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 32 (0.99%) DB2
13 26 (0.81%) MongoDB
13 26 (0.81%) NoSQL
14 23 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (0.68%) QlikView
16 18 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (0.53%) Data Lake
18 16 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 136 (4.22%) JIRA
2 43 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (0.81%) Selenium
4 25 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 24 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 20 (0.62%) Cucumber
6 20 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 17 (0.53%) JUnit
7 17 (0.53%) Visual Studio
8 15 (0.46%) NUnit
9 14 (0.43%) Subversion
10 12 (0.37%) MSTest
11 11 (0.34%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.31%) Ant
12 10 (0.31%) CruiseControl
12 10 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.25%) StarTeam
14 6 (0.19%) Grunt
14 6 (0.19%) gulp
14 6 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1116 (34.59%) Finance
2 510 (15.81%) Banking
3 327 (10.14%) Retail
4 146 (4.53%) Marketing
5 139 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 112 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 111 (3.44%) Front Office
8 94 (2.91%) Legal
9 85 (2.63%) Manufacturing
10 76 (2.36%) Back Office
11 47 (1.46%) Financial Institution
12 46 (1.43%) Advertising
13 42 (1.30%) Retail Banking
14 30 (0.93%) Law
14 30 (0.93%) Publishing
15 29 (0.90%) Games
16 28 (0.87%) Automotive
17 27 (0.84%) Electronics
18 24 (0.74%) Billing
18 24 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2262 (70.12%) Analyst
2 2041 (63.27%) Business Analyst
3 224 (6.94%) Project Manager
4 189 (5.86%) Developer
4 189 (5.86%) Senior Analyst
5 184 (5.70%) Senior Business Analyst
6 172 (5.33%) Consultant
7 163 (5.05%) Digital Analyst
8 154 (4.77%) Digital Business Analyst
9 145 (4.49%) Architect
10 135 (4.18%) Agile Business Analyst
11 125 (3.87%) Financial Analyst
12 116 (3.60%) Finance Business Analyst
13 110 (3.41%) IT Analyst
14 107 (3.32%) Banking Analyst
14 107 (3.32%) Business IT Analyst
14 107 (3.32%) Data Business Analyst
15 102 (3.16%) IT Business Analyst
16 101 (3.13%) Project Analyst
17 96 (2.98%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (4.12%) .NET
2 77 (2.39%) HTML
3 76 (2.36%) Web Services
4 68 (2.11%) XML
5 38 (1.18%) HTML5
6 33 (1.02%) WCF
7 31 (0.96%) Spring
8 28 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 28 (0.87%) CSS
9 27 (0.84%) AngularJS
9 27 (0.84%) SOAP
10 25 (0.77%) ASP.NET
11 24 (0.74%) JSON
12 21 (0.65%) RESTful
13 20 (0.62%) REST
14 19 (0.59%) Entity Framework
15 18 (0.56%) FpML
15 18 (0.56%) Middleware
16 16 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (0.46%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 440 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (5.02%) Management Information System
3 113 (3.50%) User Experience
4 100 (3.10%) Derivative
5 95 (2.94%) Fixed Income
6 93 (2.88%) Equities
7 84 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 42 (1.30%) Credit Risk
8 42 (1.30%) Mainframe
9 37 (1.15%) Data Centre
10 35 (1.08%) NHS
11 34 (1.05%) Market Risk
12 33 (1.02%) Visualisation
13 31 (0.96%) Mobile App
14 28 (0.87%) Mathematics
14 28 (0.87%) Social Media
14 28 (0.87%) SWIFT
15 26 (0.81%) Computer Science
15 26 (0.81%) Reference Data
16 25 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 115 (3.56%) Windows
2 58 (1.80%) Linux
3 46 (1.43%) Unix
4 21 (0.65%) Windows Server
5 16 (0.50%) Windows Vista
6 14 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.40%) Android
7 13 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.12%) HPUX
11 4 (0.12%) MVS
12 3 (0.093%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.093%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.062%) Solaris
13 2 (0.062%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.031%) AIX
14 1 (0.031%) OS/400
14 1 (0.031%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 992 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
2 692 (21.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 553 (17.14%) Project Management
4 322 (9.98%) Change Management
5 319 (9.89%) Use Case
6 302 (9.36%) Scrum
7 254 (7.87%) Waterfall
8 252 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 246 (7.63%) Data Analysis
10 244 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 238 (7.38%) CRM
12 237 (7.35%) SDLC
13 235 (7.28%) PRINCE2
14 226 (7.01%) User Stories
15 205 (6.35%) UML
16 201 (6.23%) Migration
17 174 (5.39%) Data Modelling
18 171 (5.30%) Process Improvement
19 166 (5.15%) Workflow
20 157 (4.87%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 402 (12.46%) SQL
2 131 (4.06%) Java
3 107 (3.32%) C#
4 69 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 57 (1.77%) C
6 47 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 40 (1.24%) Python
8 35 (1.08%) VBA
9 29 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 26 (0.81%) VB
11 23 (0.71%) Scala
12 22 (0.68%) COBOL
13 19 (0.59%) C++
13 19 (0.59%) Ruby
14 15 (0.46%) ABAP
15 14 (0.43%) Perl
16 12 (0.37%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.31%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.31%) PHP
17 10 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 254 (7.87%) Degree
2 204 (6.32%) ISEB
3 154 (4.77%) Security Cleared
4 96 (2.98%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.67%) CBAP
6 47 (1.46%) DV Cleared
7 35 (1.08%) IIBA
8 25 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 24 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 23 (0.71%) PMP
11 22 (0.68%) CISSP
12 18 (0.56%) CISA
12 18 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 17 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (0.46%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
16 13 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
16 13 (0.40%) CITP
17 9 (0.28%) ACCA
17 9 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (3.50%) MiFID
1 113 (3.50%) QA
2 47 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 31 (0.96%) EMIR
4 27 (0.84%) FATCA
5 25 (0.77%) Solvency II
6 17 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
7 15 (0.46%) SEPA
8 11 (0.34%) Basel III
8 11 (0.34%) COBIT
8 11 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
9 10 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.31%) SLA
10 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.15%) Basel II
12 5 (0.15%) GxP
12 5 (0.15%) ISO22301
13 4 (0.12%) P3O
13 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.093%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.062%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.031%) Docker
6 1 (0.031%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.031%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.031%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.031%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 24 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (0.65%) Puppet
3 6 (0.19%) Control-M
4 4 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.093%) SCCM
6 2 (0.062%) MOM
6 2 (0.062%) SCOM
6 2 (0.062%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.031%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.031%) Ansible
7 1 (0.031%) Nagios
7 1 (0.031%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.031%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 267 (8.28%) Microsoft
2 190 (5.89%) Oracle
3 160 (4.96%) SAP
4 83 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (1.39%) ServiceNow
6 42 (1.30%) Tableau
7 29 (0.90%) HP
7 29 (0.90%) IBM
8 27 (0.84%) Adobe
9 24 (0.74%) Google
10 23 (0.71%) Infor
11 18 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
12 17 (0.53%) hybris
13 16 (0.50%) Charles River
13 16 (0.50%) Cognos
14 14 (0.43%) Murex
15 13 (0.40%) Apple
15 13 (0.40%) Atlassian
15 13 (0.40%) Bloomberg
15 13 (0.40%) Pega
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