The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 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 Luton 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 20 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.08% - 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £374
% change year-on-year
+3.40% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £31.70 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.10% +26.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.34% 69.01% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 40 34
Average daily rate £425 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Agresso
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Revenue Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Agresso
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
1 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Business Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Revenue Management
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) SAP