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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 35 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 20 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.77% 3.23% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 4.37% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £237 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £505 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £30.50 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.70% +0.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.41 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +38.23%
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
399 458 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.14% 73.87% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 257 146
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 62
Average hourly rate £40.50 £31.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.06% -2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £23.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood +1 4 £250 -3.10%
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £445 -
Basildon -5 3 £463 +94.73%
Chelmsford -8 3 £475 +63.79% 2
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Workflow
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.12%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (12.12%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) JIRA
7 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
7 4 (12.12%) Use Case
7 4 (12.12%) Change Management
7 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) MS Office
8 3 (9.09%) ISEB
8 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.09%) B2C
8 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) Product Management
8 3 (9.09%) User Stories
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.03%) ATM
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) AccuRev
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Front Office
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Analyst
2 28 (84.85%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Product Owner
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Product Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Workflow
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.12%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
5 4 (12.12%) Use Case
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) B2C
6 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Product Management
6 3 (9.09%) User Stories
6 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) SunGard
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) SAP
Witham, Essex
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Rate: 425 to 475 per day GBP
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