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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 31 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 7 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.64% 1.37% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.69% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Median daily rate £325 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.76%
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
219 236 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 82.64% 80.55% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 141 154
Median daily rate £368 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £20.83 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £16.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) XML
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (63.64%) Shell Script
2 14 (63.64%) Business Development
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (63.64%) System Testing
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) Document Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.09%) ActiveReports
5 2 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (9.09%) iManage
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (9.09%) Law
5 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.09%) Cognos
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.09%) ActiveReports
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Business Development
1 14 (63.64%) System Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Document Management
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) B2C
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
1 14 (63.64%) Shell Script
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos
2 2 (9.09%) iManage
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft