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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 37 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 17 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.55% 1.34% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 1.78% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £378 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £30.41
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +26.59%
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
514 562 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.18% 75.54% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 276 237
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 30
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Rickmansworth +1 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £415 -
Watford +6 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £400 -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Logistics
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
7 3 (10.34%) MS Office
7 3 (10.34%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) Retail
7 3 (10.34%) Local Government
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Degree
8 2 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (6.90%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) ISMS

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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.45%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) DataStage
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Local Government
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 15 (51.72%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Business Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Product Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) PMI
2 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Logistics
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.90%) ISMS
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Security Management
6 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CISA
3 2 (6.90%) CISM
3 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SEPA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (3.45%) BT
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.45%) Huawei
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) IFS
2 1 (3.45%) JDA
2 1 (3.45%) Lotus
2 1 (3.45%) Nokia
2 1 (3.45%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (3.45%) Sage
2 1 (3.45%) Siemens
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) VMware