The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 57 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 82 76 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.61% 2.78% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.80% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 45 41
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£380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £41.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -13.88%
Business Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2317 2001 1770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.65% 73.22% 66.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1031 941
Average daily rate £375 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 98 86
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester +4 35 £375 +2.04% 19
Cheshire +6 26 £390 +4.00% 4
Lancashire -16 10 £345 +25.45% 3
Merseyside -7 3 £269 -27.11% 4
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 79 (40.72%) Finance
2 52 (26.80%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (17.53%) Microsoft
4 29 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (13.40%) Project Management
6 25 (12.89%) Banking
7 23 (11.86%) MS Excel
7 23 (11.86%) SQL
8 21 (10.82%) Oracle
8 21 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (10.31%) ISEB
10 17 (8.76%) PRINCE2
10 17 (8.76%) Migration
11 16 (8.25%) SQL Server
12 15 (7.73%) MS Office
12 15 (7.73%) Change Management
12 15 (7.73%) Retail
13 14 (7.22%) Degree
13 14 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.70%) Systems Analysis
14 13 (6.70%) Workflow
14 13 (6.70%) ERP
14 13 (6.70%) MS Visio
15 12 (6.19%) Windows
15 12 (6.19%) .NET
15 12 (6.19%) Manufacturing
16 11 (5.67%) E-Commerce
16 11 (5.67%) Data Modelling
16 11 (5.67%) Product Management
16 11 (5.67%) Business Transformation

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (0.52%) PowerExchange
1 1 (0.52%) CMS
1 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.52%) Drupal
1 1 (0.52%) WordPress
1 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.73%) MS Office
3 13 (6.70%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.15%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.55%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.55%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.03%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.52%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.52%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) WAN
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.58%) PowerCenter
6 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.55%) MS Access
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.03%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.03%) OLAP
10 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.52%) MySQL
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.52%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.06%) ERwin
2 3 (1.55%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.52%) Xcode
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) JUnit
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.52%) MSTest
General
1 79 (40.72%) Finance
2 25 (12.89%) Banking
3 15 (7.73%) Retail
4 12 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.15%) Advertising
6 6 (3.09%) Marketing
7 5 (2.58%) Local Government
8 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.55%) Legal
8 3 (1.55%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.03%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.52%) French Language
10 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (75.77%) Analyst
2 142 (73.20%) Business Analyst
3 12 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (5.67%) Consultant
4 11 (5.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 11 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (4.64%) Business Process Analyst
5 9 (4.64%) Process Analyst
5 9 (4.64%) Business Systems Analyst
5 9 (4.64%) Developer
5 9 (4.64%) Architect
6 8 (4.12%) Project Manager
7 7 (3.61%) Financial Business Analyst
7 7 (3.61%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (3.09%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.58%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (2.58%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 5 (2.58%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.19%) .NET
2 10 (5.15%) Web Services
3 2 (1.03%) RESTful
3 2 (1.03%) REST
3 2 (1.03%) XML
3 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.52%) Middleware
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.52%) XSL
4 1 (0.52%) XHTML
4 1 (0.52%) J2EE
4 1 (0.52%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.52%) WCF
4 1 (0.52%) WPF
4 1 (0.52%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.52%) LINQ
4 1 (0.52%) jQuery
4 1 (0.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 52 (26.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.58%) NHS
2 5 (2.58%) Reference Data
2 5 (2.58%) User Experience
3 4 (2.06%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.03%) Open Source
5 2 (1.03%) FMCG
6 1 (0.52%) DTV
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Life Science
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.19%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) UNIX
2 1 (0.52%) Linux
2 1 (0.52%) Android
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (13.40%) Project Management
3 21 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (8.76%) PRINCE2
4 17 (8.76%) Migration
5 15 (7.73%) Change Management
6 14 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (6.70%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (6.70%) Workflow
7 13 (6.70%) ERP
8 11 (5.67%) E-Commerce
8 11 (5.67%) Data Modelling
8 11 (5.67%) Product Management
8 11 (5.67%) Business Transformation
9 10 (5.15%) Wealth Management
9 10 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (5.15%) ITIL
9 10 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.64%) UML
10 9 (4.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.86%) SQL
2 8 (4.12%) VB
3 6 (3.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL
3 6 (3.09%) Java
4 5 (2.58%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.06%) VBA
6 3 (1.55%) C#
6 3 (1.55%) VBScript
6 3 (1.55%) VB6
7 2 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.52%) Python
8 1 (0.52%) ABAP
8 1 (0.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) PL/1
8 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (10.31%) ISEB
2 14 (7.22%) Degree
3 9 (4.64%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.06%) APMP
6 3 (1.55%) MCSE
6 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.55%) PMP
6 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.55%) IIBA
6 3 (1.55%) CBAP
7 2 (1.03%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) ACCA
8 1 (0.52%) CIMA
8 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) GxP
2 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 34 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.82%) Oracle
3 10 (5.15%) SAP
4 7 (3.61%) Avaloq
5 5 (2.58%) Informatica
6 4 (2.06%) CA
7 3 (1.55%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.55%) Curam
8 2 (1.03%) Fiserv
8 2 (1.03%) SunGard
9 1 (0.52%) Remedy
9 1 (0.52%) Ariba
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.52%) Teradata
9 1 (0.52%) Lagan
9 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.52%) Nintex
9 1 (0.52%) hybris
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