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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 44 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 18 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.67% 2.15% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 2.88% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £388 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.33 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+60.64% -35.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 452 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.33% 74.71% 70.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 227 306
Average daily rate £388 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 42
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.07 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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
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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Watford +1 4 £238 -26.92% 2
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 - - 1
Letchworth - 1 £325 -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Retail
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (15.63%) System Testing
4 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) MS Office
4 5 (15.63%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.50%) MS Project
5 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.38%) Remedy
6 3 (9.38%) Niku
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) SharePoint

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) MS Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Analyst
2 20 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Business Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Payments Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) XSD
3 2 (6.25%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.25%) RESTful
3 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.25%) Akka
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.25%) W3C
1 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.25%) Open Source
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) System Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CBAP
2 1 (3.13%) MBA
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Remedy
2 3 (9.38%) Niku
3 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
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