The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 28 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 18 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.23% 1.87% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 2.90% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £372 £365
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 £42.00 £27.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+54.12% +37.97%
Business Analysis
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 138 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.36% 64.49% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 70 102
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 27 (45.00%) Project Management
2 19 (31.67%) E-Commerce
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
5 15 (25.00%) Java
6 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (23.33%) ETL
6 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (23.33%) Data Architecture
6 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (21.67%) Java EE
7 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
7 13 (21.67%) Oracle
8 10 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (13.33%) Time Management
9 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.33%) CMS
10 7 (11.67%) Workflow
10 7 (11.67%) Migration
10 7 (11.67%) Data Management
11 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
11 6 (10.00%) Publishing
11 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
12 5 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (8.33%) Master Data Management
12 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Analyst
2 30 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Data Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
4 10 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Data Modeller
7 4 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.00%) OBIEE Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI Developer
8 3 (5.00%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Business Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Java EE
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Flex
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Project Management
2 19 (31.67%) E-Commerce
3 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 14 (23.33%) ETL
4 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (23.33%) Data Architecture
4 14 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
6 10 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 8 (13.33%) Time Management
7 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.67%) Data Management
8 7 (11.67%) Workflow
8 7 (11.67%) Migration
9 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
10 5 (8.33%) Master Data Management
10 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
3 15 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) CBAP
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) Remedy
3 2 (3.33%) Siebel
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) SAP