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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 36 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 2.46% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 4.00% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
Average daily rate
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£406 £425 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £385 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £38.22
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.96%
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
208 175 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.72% 61.62% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 100 109
Average daily rate £350 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 43
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 19 December 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
Folkestone - 1 £388 -
Tonbridge - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Dover - - - -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Lagan
3 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) Product Management
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Revenue Management
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Business Analyst
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Product Management
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Revenue Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Lagan
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago