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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
UK / England
Rank 64 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 1412 1572 1485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.40% 3.44% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 4.20% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 1076 1077
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 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £19.09 £19.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.70 £53.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-40.86% +43.75%

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
34196 37462 36478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.46% 82.05% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 24555 24009
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 847 1090 988
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -7 733 £488 -2.50% 145
South East -3 209 £400 -5.88% 50
South West +18 98 £400 - 16
West Midlands +8 96 £400 +9.96% 23
East Midlands +22 79 £400 +6.66% 13
North West -13 62 £381 +5.17% 24
Yorkshire -28 53 £400 +6.66% 24
East of England -5 49 £425 +6.25% 19
North East -31 26 £400 - 2
Midlands -3 2 £475 -5.00% 1
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 1024 (34.20%) Finance
2 924 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 642 (21.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 497 (16.60%) Project Management
5 452 (15.10%) Banking
6 396 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
7 351 (11.72%) SQL
8 296 (9.89%) Scrum
9 284 (9.49%) Change Management
10 275 (9.19%) Use Case
11 242 (8.08%) Retail
12 241 (8.05%) Degree
12 241 (8.05%) Microsoft
13 233 (7.78%) Waterfall
14 223 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 222 (7.41%) User Stories
16 218 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
17 214 (7.15%) CRM
18 213 (7.11%) Data Analysis
19 212 (7.08%) SDLC
20 209 (6.98%) MS Excel
21 190 (6.35%) PRINCE2
22 183 (6.11%) ISEB
23 179 (5.98%) Data Modelling
24 177 (5.91%) UML
25 169 (5.64%) Migration
26 166 (5.54%) Oracle
26 166 (5.54%) Process Improvement
27 160 (5.34%) Security Cleared
28 148 (4.94%) GAP Analysis

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
1 107 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 56 (1.87%) Confluence
3 35 (1.17%) CMS
4 24 (0.80%) Skype for Business
5 21 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (0.40%) SAS
8 11 (0.37%) Documentum
9 9 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.23%) NetWeaver
12 6 (0.20%) Apache
12 6 (0.20%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.17%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.13%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (0.13%) IIS
Applications
1 209 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 132 (4.41%) MS Visio
3 128 (4.28%) MS Office
4 76 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (1.40%) MS Project
6 20 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.10%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.033%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.033%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 99 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.57%) Sonata
5 15 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 13 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
7 11 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.33%) SAP FI
9 9 (0.30%) Tercero
10 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
10 8 (0.27%) SAP BPC
10 8 (0.27%) SAP CO
10 8 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
11 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.64%) Office 365
2 31 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (0.84%) SaaS
4 15 (0.50%) IaaS
5 13 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
6 12 (0.40%) PaaS
6 12 (0.40%) Yammer
7 10 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.20%) GitHub
8 6 (0.20%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.13%) Force.com
10 3 (0.10%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.067%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.067%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (0.067%) Slack
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.033%) CallidusCloud
12 1 (0.033%) G Suite
12 1 (0.033%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.73%) Internet
2 15 (0.50%) Intranet
3 11 (0.37%) LDAP
4 9 (0.30%) Skype
5 7 (0.23%) VoIP
5 7 (0.23%) WebEx
5 7 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.20%) HTTP
7 5 (0.17%) SSL
7 5 (0.17%) VPN
7 5 (0.17%) WAN
8 4 (0.13%) DMZ
8 4 (0.13%) DNS
8 4 (0.13%) Firewall
8 4 (0.13%) NAS
8 4 (0.13%) NFC
8 4 (0.13%) PBX
8 4 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (0.13%) SAN
9 3 (0.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 99 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 48 (1.60%) Big Data
6 39 (1.30%) Oracle Database
7 36 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 36 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 32 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
10 31 (1.04%) DB2
11 25 (0.84%) MongoDB
12 21 (0.70%) NoSQL
13 20 (0.67%) QlikView
14 19 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (0.53%) Power BI
15 16 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 120 (4.01%) JIRA
2 35 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (0.94%) Selenium
4 24 (0.80%) Eclipse
5 23 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 23 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 22 (0.73%) Git (software)
7 21 (0.70%) JUnit
8 19 (0.63%) NUnit
9 15 (0.50%) Visual Studio
10 14 (0.47%) Subversion
11 12 (0.40%) MSTest
12 10 (0.33%) Ant
12 10 (0.33%) CruiseControl
13 8 (0.27%) FitNesse
13 8 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.27%) StarTeam
14 6 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
15 5 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 1024 (34.20%) Finance
2 452 (15.10%) Banking
3 242 (8.08%) Retail
4 135 (4.51%) Marketing
5 129 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 114 (3.81%) Front Office
7 103 (3.44%) Telecoms
8 83 (2.77%) Manufacturing
9 81 (2.71%) Legal
10 66 (2.20%) Back Office
11 43 (1.44%) Advertising
12 34 (1.14%) Financial Institution
13 32 (1.07%) Publishing
14 30 (1.00%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.90%) Automotive
15 27 (0.90%) Electronics
15 27 (0.90%) Local Government
16 24 (0.80%) Law
17 22 (0.73%) Games
18 20 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2095 (69.97%) Analyst
2 1900 (63.46%) Business Analyst
3 197 (6.58%) Project Manager
4 185 (6.18%) Senior Analyst
5 180 (6.01%) Consultant
6 179 (5.98%) Senior Business Analyst
7 173 (5.78%) Digital Analyst
8 168 (5.61%) Developer
9 166 (5.54%) Digital Business Analyst
10 141 (4.71%) Agile Business Analyst
11 122 (4.07%) Architect
12 109 (3.64%) Data Business Analyst
13 104 (3.47%) Financial Analyst
14 98 (3.27%) Finance Business Analyst
15 96 (3.21%) Project Analyst
16 89 (2.97%) Business Manager
16 89 (2.97%) Insurance Business Analyst
17 88 (2.94%) IT Analyst
18 86 (2.87%) Business IT Analyst
19 84 (2.81%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (4.01%) .NET
2 84 (2.81%) Web Services
3 63 (2.10%) XML
4 61 (2.04%) HTML
5 33 (1.10%) WCF
6 29 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 28 (0.94%) HTML5
7 28 (0.94%) SOAP
7 28 (0.94%) Spring
8 26 (0.87%) REST
9 25 (0.84%) CSS
10 24 (0.80%) .NET Framework
11 23 (0.77%) JSON
12 21 (0.70%) RESTful
13 20 (0.67%) AngularJS
14 16 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (0.53%) Entity Framework
14 16 (0.53%) FpML
15 15 (0.50%) Django
15 15 (0.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 396 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 110 (3.67%) User Experience
4 101 (3.37%) Derivative
5 83 (2.77%) Fixed Income
6 77 (2.57%) Equities
6 77 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 34 (1.14%) Credit Risk
8 33 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 31 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 31 (1.04%) Market Risk
10 30 (1.00%) NHS
11 29 (0.97%) Mainframe
12 28 (0.94%) SWIFT
13 27 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 25 (0.84%) Mathematics
14 25 (0.84%) OTC Derivatives
14 25 (0.84%) Social Media
15 23 (0.77%) Reference Data
16 22 (0.73%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 106 (3.54%) Windows
2 55 (1.84%) Linux
3 50 (1.67%) Unix
4 17 (0.57%) Android
5 15 (0.50%) Windows Vista
6 14 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.17%) HPUX
10 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.13%) MVS
11 4 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.067%) VMS
12 2 (0.067%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.033%) OS/400
13 1 (0.033%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.033%) Solaris
13 1 (0.033%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 642 (21.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 497 (16.60%) Project Management
4 296 (9.89%) Scrum
5 284 (9.49%) Change Management
6 275 (9.19%) Use Case
7 233 (7.78%) Waterfall
8 223 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 222 (7.41%) User Stories
10 218 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
11 214 (7.15%) CRM
12 213 (7.11%) Data Analysis
13 212 (7.08%) SDLC
14 190 (6.35%) PRINCE2
15 179 (5.98%) Data Modelling
16 177 (5.91%) UML
17 169 (5.64%) Migration
18 166 (5.54%) Process Improvement
19 148 (4.94%) GAP Analysis
20 141 (4.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 351 (11.72%) SQL
2 118 (3.94%) Java
3 97 (3.24%) C#
4 58 (1.94%) JavaScript
5 52 (1.74%) C
6 40 (1.34%) T-SQL
7 39 (1.30%) Python
8 29 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 26 (0.87%) VBA
10 24 (0.80%) Scala
11 19 (0.63%) Ruby
12 17 (0.57%) ABAP
13 14 (0.47%) COBOL
13 14 (0.47%) Perl
13 14 (0.47%) VB
14 13 (0.43%) C++
15 11 (0.37%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.30%) Bash Shell
16 9 (0.30%) PHP
16 9 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 241 (8.05%) Degree
2 183 (6.11%) ISEB
3 160 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 108 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 47 (1.57%) DV Cleared
6 41 (1.37%) CBAP
7 34 (1.14%) IIBA
8 25 (0.84%) PMI Certification
9 24 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 23 (0.77%) PMP
11 20 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (0.60%) ISTQB
13 17 (0.57%) CISA
14 14 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 13 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
15 13 (0.43%) CISSP
15 13 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
17 11 (0.37%) APMG
18 10 (0.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (4.04%) MiFID
2 104 (3.47%) QA
3 39 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 33 (1.10%) EMIR
5 27 (0.90%) FATCA
6 18 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
6 18 (0.60%) Solvency II
7 15 (0.50%) SEPA
8 13 (0.43%) SLA
9 12 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.37%) Basel III
10 11 (0.37%) COBIT
11 8 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
12 7 (0.23%) GxP
13 6 (0.20%) GDPR
13 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
14 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
15 4 (0.13%) CRD IV
15 4 (0.13%) ISO20022
15 4 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 47 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.13%) Shibboleth
3 4 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.10%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.067%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.033%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.033%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (0.67%) Puppet
2 19 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.20%) Control-M
3 6 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.067%) MOM
5 2 (0.067%) SCCM
5 2 (0.067%) SCOM
5 2 (0.067%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.033%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 241 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 166 (5.54%) Oracle
3 147 (4.91%) SAP
4 72 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
5 46 (1.54%) ServiceNow
6 31 (1.04%) Tableau
7 28 (0.94%) HP
8 24 (0.80%) Adobe
8 24 (0.80%) IBM
9 19 (0.63%) Infor
10 18 (0.60%) Cognos
11 17 (0.57%) FNZ
11 17 (0.57%) Google
12 16 (0.53%) Informatica
13 15 (0.50%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (0.47%) Avaloq
15 12 (0.40%) Murex
15 12 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
16 11 (0.37%) Apple
16 11 (0.37%) Bloomberg
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