The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 34 21 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 15 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.58% 2.66% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 4.07% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £46.00 £70.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £40.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-16.04% +1.88%
Business Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 123 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 70.64% 65.43% 60.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 58 132
Average daily rate £425 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 12
Average hourly rate £63.00 £20.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.00% -60.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Blackpool - 6 £375 -
Preston - - - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (36.11%) PL/SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (30.56%) Data Architecture
5 11 (30.56%) Data Integration
5 11 (30.56%) ERwin
5 11 (30.56%) Web Services
5 11 (30.56%) EAI
5 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
5 11 (30.56%) ETL
5 11 (30.56%) CA
5 11 (30.56%) Informatica
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) Marketing
8 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 7 (19.44%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (19.44%) PowerCenter
9 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
9 7 (19.44%) ISEB
9 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 7 (19.44%) PowerCenter
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
7 2 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) ERwin
2 3 (8.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.33%) DBA
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Product Owner
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Data Modeller
5 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.78%) IT Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (30.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (30.56%) Data Architecture
2 11 (30.56%) EAI
2 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
2 11 (30.56%) ETL
3 7 (19.44%) Dimensional Modelling
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Use Case
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) BDD
7 2 (5.56%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) PL/SQL
3 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VB
6 2 (5.56%) Scala
6 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) ISEB
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) IIBA
4 2 (5.56%) CBAP
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) CA
2 11 (30.56%) Informatica
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
6 2 (5.56%) Curam
6 2 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Cognos
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago