The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 51 29 52
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 15 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.93% 5.83% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 7.55% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 14
Average daily rate £426 £339 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £265 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £374
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.13 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
553 503 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 71.17% 77.15% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 270 308
Average daily rate £413 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 57
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -52.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £36.15 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Analysis
East of England

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
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 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -5 4 - -
Watford -12 3 £425 +20.56% 3
Welwyn Garden City -9 2 £400 -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) User Stories
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (18.52%) System Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 4 (14.81%) QA
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) SaaS
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Social Media
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) MS Project
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 3 (11.11%) Niku
6 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 3 (11.11%) SMS
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.41%) W3C
7 2 (7.41%) XML Schema

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Business Analyst
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) XSD
1 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.41%) Akka
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (7.41%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Social Media
2 2 (7.41%) W3C
2 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) Taxonomies
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) User Stories
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (18.52%) System Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Remedy
1 3 (11.11%) Niku
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Pega
2 1 (3.70%) Lombardi
2 1 (3.70%) ATG
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
Watford
Benedict Cole
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
Benedict Cole
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 22 days ago