The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.56% 1.58% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 1.67% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate £340 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-17.55% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 239 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 95.80% 94.47% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 130 169
Average daily rate £325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.15 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.46% -34.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Business Analyst
Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Publishing
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
6 3 (12.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Retail
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Banking
8 1 (4.00%) Data Management
8 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
8 1 (4.00%) E-Procurement
8 1 (4.00%) Workflow
8 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (4.00%) Siebel
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) C
8 1 (4.00%) NHS
8 1 (4.00%) SAP FI

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Publishing
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.00%) Test Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) User Stories
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
2 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Siebel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago