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 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 47 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.53% 1.99% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.70% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Median daily rate £325 £613 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.93% +88.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £366 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £680 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.65 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.75%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
455 444 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.25% 73.63% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 231 250
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 25
Median hourly rate £46.73 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.60% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £14.50 £17.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
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 Hertfordshire

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford +7 4 £330 -26.66% 2
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £300 - 2
Rickmansworth 0 1 - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) BPR
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) JBehave
5 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 3 (12.50%) ATDD
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.50%) Open Source
5 3 (12.50%) Confluence
5 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
5 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.50%) System Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Time Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.17%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.50%) FitNesse
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) JBehave
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) JMeter
2 3 (12.50%) JUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Robot Framework
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics
4 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Analyst
2 17 (70.83%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Business Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Project Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) RESTful
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) BDD
3 4 (16.67%) BPR
3 4 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
4 3 (12.50%) System Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
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