The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 32 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 19 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.54% 2.44% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 3.25% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 2
Average daily rate £330 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.89 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +28.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 338 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 68.53% 74.94% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 189 200
Average daily rate £330 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.09 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.10% -51.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +13 9 £340 +13.33% 1
Abingdon - - - - 1
Bicester - - - -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Publishing
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Local Government
5 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Test Management
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) User Stories
5 3 (10.71%) Finance
5 3 (10.71%) Windows
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) SAP
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (7.14%) Cognos
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) C
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 2 (7.14%) Information Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
7 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (17.86%) Publishing
2 3 (10.71%) Local Government
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Analyst
2 26 (92.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Project Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Test Management
5 3 (10.71%) User Stories
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Information Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Use Case
7 1 (3.57%) Logistics
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C
1 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) CIMA
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.57%) ACCA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Cognos
2 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
DP Connect
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago