The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business 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 Middlesex 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
Business Analysis
Rank 24 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.33% 2.50% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.36% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £385 £333 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £199 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £393 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.13 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 149 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.36% 74.50% 69.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 84 122
Average daily rate £440 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) BPR
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SQR
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) UML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) BPR
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) SSADM
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQR
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle