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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 13 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 53 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.75% 2.15% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.13% 2.81% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 9 6
Median daily rate £250 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £31.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.32 £32.72 £23.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £43.40 £41.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.20 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.74% +3.65%
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
375 499 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.15% 76.77% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 291 202
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 61 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.30 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Basildon +1 5 £250 -25.92%
Chelmsford +11 2 £450 +50.00%
Brentwood +10 2 £350 -22.22%
Colchester -3 2 £431 +18.96%
Southend-on-Sea 0 1 - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 35 (45.45%) Mainframe
2 27 (35.06%) SDLC
3 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (32.47%) SQL
4 25 (32.47%) DB2
5 22 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (23.38%) CRM
8 17 (22.08%) COBOL
8 17 (22.08%) Oracle
8 17 (22.08%) Waterfall
9 16 (20.78%) Hadoop
9 16 (20.78%) Data Analytics
9 16 (20.78%) Analytics
9 16 (20.78%) Degree
9 16 (20.78%) Use Case
10 15 (19.48%) Windows
10 15 (19.48%) Customer Analytics
11 14 (18.18%) Campaign Management
12 13 (16.88%) Windows Vista
13 12 (15.58%) Project Management
14 11 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
14 11 (14.29%) Wealth Management
14 11 (14.29%) Time Management
15 10 (12.99%) Avaloq
15 10 (12.99%) Migration
15 10 (12.99%) MS Office
15 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
15 10 (12.99%) FNZ
15 10 (12.99%) Tercero

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 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Office
2 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
4 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Sonata
1 10 (12.99%) Tercero
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.30%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
1 2 (2.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) WebEx
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) DB2
2 16 (20.78%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.69%) Big Data
4 4 (5.19%) Essbase
4 4 (5.19%) MS Access
5 2 (2.60%) DataStage
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.39%) Automotive
2 6 (7.79%) Marketing
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Advertising
4 3 (3.90%) Finance
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Analyst
2 54 (70.13%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Wrap Business Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) IT Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) CRM Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) CRM Technical Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Data Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Analytics Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Insight Consultant
11 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) IT Business Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) J2EE
2 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 35 (45.45%) Mainframe
2 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.69%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
5 7 (9.09%) Data Structures
6 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) SDLC
2 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 18 (23.38%) CRM
5 17 (22.08%) Waterfall
6 16 (20.78%) Analytics
6 16 (20.78%) Data Analytics
6 16 (20.78%) Use Case
7 15 (19.48%) Customer Analytics
8 14 (18.18%) Campaign Management
9 12 (15.58%) Project Management
10 11 (14.29%) Time Management
10 11 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (14.29%) Wealth Management
11 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.99%) Migration
12 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.09%) Change Control
14 6 (7.79%) ITSM
14 6 (7.79%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) COBOL
3 4 (5.19%) VB
4 2 (2.60%) C
5 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) HND
2 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Avaloq
2 10 (12.99%) FNZ
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) ComArch
6 2 (2.60%) Infor
7 1 (1.30%) CODA
7 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft