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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 32 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.02% 2.99% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 4.19% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.49% +21.30%
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
177 167 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.66% 71.37% 66.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 101 95
Average daily rate £350 £370 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +20.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 14
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -9.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -1 1 £295 -34.51% 3
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 6 (54.55%) ISEB
3 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Logistics
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Fund Management
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (9.09%) DSDM
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Business Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business IT Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) Fund Management
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) DSDM
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification