The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 53 59 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.56% 1.95% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.65% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +32.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £420 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £483 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.93 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -5.79%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
465 529 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.43% 73.57% 75.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 276 283
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 18
Average hourly rate £32.75 £23.86 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.28% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Letchworth - 4 £325 -
Watford +10 2 £288 - 3
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Kindle
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) B2C
7 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
7 2 (13.33%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) OLTP
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Business Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Product Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Kindle
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) B2C
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
1 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
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