The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 35 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.06% 3.07% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 4.27% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £525 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% +61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £525 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £525 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -45.83%
Business Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 211 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 75.17% 72.01% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 127 114
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Average hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.90 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.52 £43.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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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
Dartford - - - -
Dover - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (40.00%) CRM
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
3 4 (26.67%) Product Management
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Lagan
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) Use Case
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) BDD
2 4 (26.67%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Lagan
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com