The first table below looks at the demand for Cost-Benefit Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 393 358 405
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +47
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 23 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.096% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.13% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Average daily rate £475 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £259 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Cost-Benefit Analysis
England

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cost-Benefit Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cost-Benefit Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cost-Benefit Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
City of London -6 10 £475 - 1
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England

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Business Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (24.39%) MS Office
4 10 (24.39%) UML
5 8 (19.51%) Banking
6 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (14.63%) BPR
7 6 (14.63%) RUP
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Workflow
7 6 (14.63%) IIBA
8 5 (12.20%) BPMN
8 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
8 5 (12.20%) Economics
8 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
8 5 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
9 4 (9.76%) Legal
9 4 (9.76%) CRM
9 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.76%) SQL
9 4 (9.76%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
9 4 (9.76%) Retail
10 3 (7.32%) Asset Management

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.88%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) SPSS
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) Stata
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) DMZ
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JUnit
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Retail
5 3 (7.32%) Games
5 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Analyst
2 24 (58.54%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Support Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Java Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (7.32%) Spring
2 3 (7.32%) Java SE
2 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) HTML5
2 3 (7.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Economics
1 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
2 3 (7.32%) Equities
2 3 (7.32%) Derivative
2 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) UNIX
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Business Analysis
2 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (24.39%) UML
4 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) BPR
5 6 (14.63%) RUP
5 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) Workflow
6 5 (12.20%) BPMN
6 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
6 5 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.32%) Information Management
8 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) IIBA
2 3 (7.32%) Postgraduate
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) MiFID
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) EMIR
1 1 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) Vermilion