The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 16 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.97% 3.03% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.70% 3.17% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 8
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£381 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £339 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.40 £28.32
% change year-on-year
+24.06% -3.23%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 284 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.13% 95.62% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 156 142
Average daily rate £350 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £175 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £27.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2 £338 -
Maidstone - 1 £375 -
Stansted - - - -
Tonbridge - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Gravesend - - - -
Canterbury - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (31.82%) Business Analysis
2 10 (22.73%) UML
2 10 (22.73%) CRM
3 9 (20.45%) Finance
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
5 6 (13.64%) Use Case
5 6 (13.64%) Product Management
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.36%) Workflow
6 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.09%) Lagan
7 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Retail
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.82%) NHS
8 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.55%) Remedy
9 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
9 2 (4.55%) SSADM
9 2 (4.55%) MS Project
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) ACCA
9 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.27%) Maximo
1 1 (2.27%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) LSMW
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.27%) Spring
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.82%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Business Analysis
2 10 (22.73%) UML
2 10 (22.73%) CRM
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
4 6 (13.64%) Use Case
4 6 (13.64%) Product Management
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Workflow
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) BDD
6 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.55%) SSADM
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
1 1 (2.27%) PHP
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ACCA
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.27%) Basel III
2 1 (2.27%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Lagan
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) Aveksa
4 1 (2.27%) Open Text
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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