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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
UK / England
Rank 61 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 1448 1593 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.46% 3.40% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 4.10% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1111 1124
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £379 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £13.00 £25.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £53.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £44.38 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.76% +8.23%

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
34602 38841 37850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.81% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23058 25722 24344
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 885 1058 1021
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £12.82 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -10 657 £488 +2.63% 158
South East +10 273 £420 +5.00% 44
South West +12 101 £409 +0.92% 18
West Midlands +3 93 £400 - 19
East Midlands +23 84 £375 -6.25% 20
East of England +7 84 £425 - 15
North West -12 67 £400 +6.66% 26
Yorkshire -14 65 £388 +3.33% 27
North East -22 19 £375 -7.69% 3
Midlands +5 4 £500 +33.33%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 1030 (34.82%) Finance
2 892 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 612 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 482 (16.29%) Project Management
5 424 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
6 410 (13.86%) Banking
7 376 (12.71%) SQL
8 286 (9.67%) Use Case
9 276 (9.33%) Scrum
10 272 (9.20%) Change Management
11 267 (9.03%) SDLC
12 255 (8.62%) Degree
13 247 (8.35%) Data Analysis
14 241 (8.15%) Microsoft
15 239 (8.08%) Retail
16 233 (7.88%) Waterfall
17 222 (7.51%) Oracle
18 210 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
19 206 (6.96%) User Stories
20 203 (6.86%) CRM
21 201 (6.80%) Data Modelling
22 198 (6.69%) ISEB
23 194 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
24 192 (6.49%) MS Excel
25 187 (6.32%) PRINCE2
26 182 (6.15%) UML
27 173 (5.85%) Process Improvement
28 169 (5.71%) Migration
29 165 (5.58%) Security Cleared
30 152 (5.14%) 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
1 105 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 49 (1.66%) Confluence
3 44 (1.49%) CMS
4 24 (0.81%) Skype for Business
5 18 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (0.34%) Documentum
9 9 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.27%) SAS
11 7 (0.24%) NetWeaver
11 7 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.20%) Apache
12 6 (0.20%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.14%) DataSynapse
13 4 (0.14%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.14%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 192 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 134 (4.53%) MS Visio
3 107 (3.62%) MS Office
4 64 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (1.42%) MS Project
6 15 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.068%) SPSS
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.034%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 102 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (0.74%) Sonata
4 20 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (0.51%) Markit EDM
7 14 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
8 12 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
9 11 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.30%) SAP BPC
10 9 (0.30%) Tercero
11 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (0.24%) NetSuite
12 7 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 6 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
13 6 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (0.20%) SAP FI
13 6 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 61 (2.06%) Office 365
2 36 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.05%) SaaS
4 17 (0.57%) IaaS
5 13 (0.44%) Yammer
6 11 (0.37%) PaaS
7 10 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
8 8 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (0.24%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.20%) GitHub
11 5 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.17%) Force.com
11 5 (0.17%) G Suite
12 3 (0.10%) Data Lake Analytics
13 2 (0.068%) Slack
13 2 (0.068%) Trello
14 1 (0.034%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.034%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (0.88%) Internet
2 15 (0.51%) Intranet
3 11 (0.37%) LDAP
3 11 (0.37%) Skype
4 8 (0.27%) HTTP
5 6 (0.20%) VoIP
5 6 (0.20%) WAN
6 5 (0.17%) SSL
7 4 (0.14%) DMZ
7 4 (0.14%) DNS
7 4 (0.14%) LAN
7 4 (0.14%) Network Security
7 4 (0.14%) VPN
7 4 (0.14%) WebEx
7 4 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.10%) Firewall
8 3 (0.10%) NAS
8 3 (0.10%) SAN
8 3 (0.10%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.068%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 97 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 88 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 56 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 53 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 41 (1.39%) Big Data
8 37 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 32 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
11 30 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 28 (0.95%) Hadoop
13 25 (0.85%) DB2
14 23 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
15 20 (0.68%) QlikView
15 20 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (0.64%) MongoDB
16 19 (0.64%) NoSQL
17 17 (0.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 110 (3.72%) JIRA
2 25 (0.85%) Selenium
3 24 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 24 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 20 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 19 (0.64%) Eclipse
5 19 (0.64%) NUnit
6 17 (0.57%) JUnit
7 11 (0.37%) Subversion
8 10 (0.34%) MSTest
8 10 (0.34%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.27%) FitNesse
10 7 (0.24%) ERwin
10 7 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (0.20%) Ant
11 6 (0.20%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 1030 (34.82%) Finance
2 410 (13.86%) Banking
3 239 (8.08%) Retail
4 132 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 122 (4.12%) Front Office
6 113 (3.82%) Marketing
7 107 (3.62%) Telecoms
8 87 (2.94%) Manufacturing
9 70 (2.37%) Legal
10 63 (2.13%) Back Office
11 40 (1.35%) Advertising
12 37 (1.25%) Publishing
13 29 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.88%) Automotive
15 23 (0.78%) Electronics
16 22 (0.74%) Retail Banking
17 21 (0.71%) Local Government
18 20 (0.68%) Games
19 19 (0.64%) Spanish Language
20 18 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2101 (71.03%) Analyst
2 1880 (63.56%) Business Analyst
3 199 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
4 198 (6.69%) Project Manager
5 192 (6.49%) Senior Business Analyst
6 174 (5.88%) Consultant
7 159 (5.38%) Digital Analyst
8 158 (5.34%) Developer
9 153 (5.17%) Digital Business Analyst
10 137 (4.63%) Agile Business Analyst
11 125 (4.23%) Architect
12 122 (4.12%) Data Business Analyst
13 106 (3.58%) Project Analyst
14 97 (3.28%) Financial Analyst
15 93 (3.14%) Business Manager
15 93 (3.14%) Finance Business Analyst
16 92 (3.11%) MiFID Business Analyst
17 87 (2.94%) IT Analyst
18 85 (2.87%) Insurance Business Analyst
18 85 (2.87%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (4.12%) Web Services
2 108 (3.65%) .NET
2 108 (3.65%) XML
3 63 (2.13%) HTML
4 29 (0.98%) SOAP
4 29 (0.98%) WCF
5 26 (0.88%) CSS
5 26 (0.88%) HTML5
6 25 (0.85%) Spring
7 24 (0.81%) ASP.NET
8 22 (0.74%) .NET Framework
8 22 (0.74%) REST
9 21 (0.71%) JSON
10 20 (0.68%) AngularJS
11 19 (0.64%) RESTful
12 18 (0.61%) FpML
13 17 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
14 14 (0.47%) Entity Framework
15 13 (0.44%) COM
16 12 (0.41%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 424 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 105 (3.55%) Derivative
4 101 (3.41%) User Experience
5 87 (2.94%) Fixed Income
6 76 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 65 (2.20%) Equities
8 37 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 34 (1.15%) Data Centre
10 31 (1.05%) SWIFT
11 30 (1.01%) Credit Risk
12 29 (0.98%) OTC Derivatives
13 26 (0.88%) Reference Data
14 24 (0.81%) Market Risk
14 24 (0.81%) Social Media
15 21 (0.71%) iPad
16 19 (0.64%) Computer Science
16 19 (0.64%) NHS
16 19 (0.64%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 99 (3.35%) Windows
2 60 (2.03%) Unix
3 52 (1.76%) Linux
4 20 (0.68%) Android
5 17 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.37%) Windows Vista
7 10 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.17%) HPUX
10 4 (0.14%) MVS
11 3 (0.10%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.068%) VMS
13 1 (0.034%) AIX
13 1 (0.034%) OS/400
13 1 (0.034%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.034%) Solaris
13 1 (0.034%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 892 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 612 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 482 (16.29%) Project Management
4 286 (9.67%) Use Case
5 276 (9.33%) Scrum
6 272 (9.20%) Change Management
7 267 (9.03%) SDLC
8 247 (8.35%) Data Analysis
9 233 (7.88%) Waterfall
10 210 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 206 (6.96%) User Stories
12 203 (6.86%) CRM
13 201 (6.80%) Data Modelling
14 194 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
15 187 (6.32%) PRINCE2
16 182 (6.15%) UML
17 173 (5.85%) Process Improvement
18 169 (5.71%) Migration
19 152 (5.14%) Workflow
20 147 (4.97%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 376 (12.71%) SQL
2 100 (3.38%) Java
3 88 (2.97%) C#
4 75 (2.54%) Python
5 61 (2.06%) JavaScript
6 50 (1.69%) C
7 36 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 27 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 21 (0.71%) Scala
10 20 (0.68%) VBA
11 15 (0.51%) Perl
12 14 (0.47%) Ruby
13 12 (0.41%) ABAP
13 12 (0.41%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.34%) R
15 9 (0.30%) VB
16 8 (0.27%) C++
16 8 (0.27%) COBOL
17 7 (0.24%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 255 (8.62%) Degree
2 198 (6.69%) ISEB
3 165 (5.58%) Security Cleared
4 114 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 43 (1.45%) CBAP
6 40 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.35%) IIBA
7 32 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 25 (0.85%) PMP
9 21 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.54%) ACCA
10 16 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (0.51%) CIMA
11 15 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 14 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (0.44%) CISA
13 13 (0.44%) CISSP
14 12 (0.41%) APMG
14 12 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (5.10%) MiFID
2 101 (3.41%) QA
3 39 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 35 (1.18%) EMIR
5 28 (0.95%) FATCA
6 23 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
7 20 (0.68%) Solvency II
8 19 (0.64%) IFRS
9 18 (0.61%) SLA
10 17 (0.57%) IFRS 9
11 14 (0.47%) GDPR
12 11 (0.37%) COBIT
12 11 (0.37%) SEPA
13 9 (0.30%) Basel III
13 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 7 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
15 7 (0.24%) GxP
16 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
16 5 (0.17%) ISO20022
System Software
1 41 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.14%) Shibboleth
2 4 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.034%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.034%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.034%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.034%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 17 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (0.57%) Puppet
2 6 (0.20%) Control-M
2 6 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (0.20%) SCCM
3 5 (0.17%) SCOM
4 2 (0.068%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.068%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.034%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.034%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.034%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.034%) MOM
Vendors
1 241 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 222 (7.51%) Oracle
3 137 (4.63%) SAP
4 60 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (1.35%) ServiceNow
6 30 (1.01%) HP
7 26 (0.88%) Adobe
8 24 (0.81%) Cognos
9 22 (0.74%) IBM
10 21 (0.71%) FNZ
10 21 (0.71%) Google
11 20 (0.68%) Infor
11 20 (0.68%) Tableau
12 18 (0.61%) Avaloq
12 18 (0.61%) Informatica
13 14 (0.47%) Apple
13 14 (0.47%) Hyperion
13 14 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (0.47%) Workday
14 12 (0.41%) Sage
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day £350 per day maximum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
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Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Principles Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
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South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £288.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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