The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 36 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 15 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 4.72% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 6.22% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 4
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -29.11%
Business Analysis
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
314 434 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 73.88% 75.87% 64.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 249 90
Average daily rate £380 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 61 30
Average hourly rate £28.25 £29.40 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £41.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
Basildon +6 2 £350 -22.22%
Chelmsford -7 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Brentwood -9 1 £425 +58.87% 2
Chigwell - - - -
Witham - - - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Workflow
4 8 (27.59%) Product Management
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
5 7 (24.14%) Java
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) Use Case
6 5 (17.24%) Wealth Management
6 5 (17.24%) Release Management
7 4 (13.79%) AccuRev
7 4 (13.79%) UNIX
7 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) J2EE
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
7 4 (13.79%) ISEB
7 4 (13.79%) Content Management
7 4 (13.79%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) Banking
8 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Legal
8 3 (10.34%) Change Management
8 3 (10.34%) SunGard
8 3 (10.34%) SOA
8 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) ATM
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Front Office
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 18 (62.07%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Product Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Product Owner
4 2 (6.90%) Release Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) VisionPlus Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Java EE
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) Workflow
3 8 (27.59%) Product Management
4 5 (17.24%) Use Case
4 5 (17.24%) Wealth Management
4 5 (17.24%) Release Management
5 4 (13.79%) Content Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) People Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) BPR
7 2 (6.90%) Process Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) AccuRev
2 3 (10.34%) SunGard
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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