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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 27 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 12 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.90% 5.24% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 6.05% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 19
Median daily rate £508 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £191 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.43 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.02% +43.75%

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
252 248 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.82% 86.71% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 214 204
Median daily rate £500 £420 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 12
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +275.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Publishing
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Security Management
3 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) BPR
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Social Network
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) OBIEE Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) ICT Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) OBIEE Support
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Social Media Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Social Media Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
1 2 (11.76%) Social Network
2 1 (5.88%) CCTV
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) BPR
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (11.76%) UML
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.88%) SAP