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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 35 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 15 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.02% 1.99% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 2.72% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £295 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £43.50 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-25.28% +43.44%
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
273 184 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 73.19% 73.31% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 101 105
Median daily rate £415 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £170.00 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1378.26% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 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
Maidstone - 3 £313 -
Tonbridge - 1 £450 -
West Malling - 1 £380 -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) XML
2 16 (76.19%) Unix
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (76.19%) PL/SQL
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (76.19%) Shell Script
2 16 (76.19%) Business Development
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (76.19%) System Testing
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cognos
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (9.52%) ActiveReports
6 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.76%) iPad
6 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) ActiveReports
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Developer
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 9 (42.86%) PL/SQL Developer
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Report Developer
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
1 1 (4.76%) iPad
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Business Development
1 16 (76.19%) System Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) B2C
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) PL/SQL
1 16 (76.19%) Shell Script
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos