The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 14 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 8.55% 2.90% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.87% 7.41% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
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£375 £443 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £26.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.58%
Business Analysis
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.85% 39.13% 80.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 32
Average daily rate £375 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +12.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £13.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +31.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (31.25%) MSMQ
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) IIS
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) Node.js
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (18.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Toad
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) MSMQ
1 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Delphi
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle