The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 24 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.38% 2.69% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.40% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £425 £388 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +1.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
Business Analysis
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 147 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.73% 79.03% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 90
Average daily rate £363 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Saba
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
1 2 (22.22%) Process Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) WebEx
1 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) IFS
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) HR Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Strategy Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Teradata Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Logistics
1 2 (22.22%) Process Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Saba
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) IFS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata