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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Rank 29 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 23 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.10% 4.25% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 5.14% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 12
Median daily rate £368 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £246 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +12.19%

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
331 389 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 87.80% 82.59% 78.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 228 193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 45 46
Median hourly rate £40.50 £34.25 £32.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.05 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chelmsford - 3 £450 -
Basildon -8 2 - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 18 (39.13%) CRM
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Mainframe
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 12 (26.09%) Marketing
3 12 (26.09%) DB2
4 11 (23.91%) Oracle
4 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 11 (23.91%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (23.91%) Hadoop
4 11 (23.91%) Data Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) User Stories
4 11 (23.91%) Customer Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (19.57%) Degree
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Vista
6 8 (17.39%) Wealth Management
6 8 (17.39%) Avaloq
6 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.39%) FNZ
6 8 (17.39%) Tercero
6 8 (17.39%) Sonata
7 7 (15.22%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (15.22%) User Experience
7 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.22%) Web Development
7 7 (15.22%) Requirements Management
7 7 (15.22%) Content Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (15.22%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) NetWeaver
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Sonata
1 8 (17.39%) Tercero
2 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (4.35%) SAP BPC
3 2 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) DB2
2 11 (23.91%) Hadoop
3 6 (13.04%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.35%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.35%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) Essbase
6 1 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (2.17%) Power BI
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (26.09%) Marketing
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.70%) Automotive
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Analyst
2 36 (78.26%) Business Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Digital Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Digital Business Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Wrap Business Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Marketing Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Data Business Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Data Insight Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Insight Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Insight Data Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Big Data Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Analytics Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Insight Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Mainframe
2 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.22%) User Experience
4 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 5 (10.87%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.52%) Reinsurance
7 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) CRM
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 11 (23.91%) Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) Customer Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) Data Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (23.91%) User Stories
5 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.39%) Wealth Management
6 7 (15.22%) B2C
6 7 (15.22%) Content Management
6 7 (15.22%) Requirements Management
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Web Development
7 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.04%) Campaign Management
7 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
7 6 (13.04%) Use Case
8 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) ABAP
2 2 (4.35%) COBOL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Avaloq
2 8 (17.39%) FNZ
3 7 (15.22%) Adobe
3 7 (15.22%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (10.87%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) Ariba
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix