The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Oxford 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 29 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% 1.93% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.68% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£368 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £322 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £368 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.75% -33.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 149 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 62.50% 71.98% 74.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 101 125
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Analysis
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Open Text
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) TeamSite
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Tridion
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) TeamSite
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Open Text