The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 12 36 14
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 68 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.91% 3.23% 8.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.32% 3.33% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 8 23
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£375 £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £368 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £450
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 £34.00 £28.75 £28.82
% change year-on-year
+18.25% -0.22%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
659 420 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.06% 96.77% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 225 190
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 37 38
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +13 41 £355 -6.88% 3
Abingdon - 1 - - 2
Bicester - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 65 (59.63%) Business Analysis
2 29 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (23.85%) Finance
4 24 (22.02%) Publishing
5 21 (19.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (16.51%) Retail
7 16 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (13.76%) Project Management
9 14 (12.84%) Migration
10 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (11.01%) Change Management
12 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
12 11 (10.09%) Business Process Mapping
12 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (9.17%) CRM
13 10 (9.17%) Data Integration
14 9 (8.26%) Marketing
15 8 (7.34%) Management Information System
15 8 (7.34%) Data Modelling
15 8 (7.34%) Test Planning
16 7 (6.42%) User Stories
16 7 (6.42%) ISEB
16 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
16 7 (6.42%) Scrum
17 5 (4.59%) Electronics
17 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
17 5 (4.59%) DTV
17 5 (4.59%) Programme Management
17 5 (4.59%) Workflow
17 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.67%) CMS
1 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.92%) Drupal
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.92%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.92%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) VoIP
2 3 (2.75%) Intranet
3 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 26 (23.85%) Finance
2 24 (22.02%) Publishing
3 18 (16.51%) Retail
4 9 (8.26%) Marketing
5 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.59%) Electronics
6 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.83%) Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) French Language
8 1 (0.92%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.92%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.17%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.59%) DTV
5 2 (1.83%) EPoS
5 2 (1.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Open Source
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (59.63%) Business Analysis
2 29 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (19.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (13.76%) Project Management
6 14 (12.84%) Migration
7 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (11.01%) Change Management
9 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.09%) Business Process Mapping
10 10 (9.17%) CRM
11 8 (7.34%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.34%) Test Planning
12 7 (6.42%) User Stories
12 7 (6.42%) Scrum
13 5 (4.59%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.59%) Workflow
13 5 (4.59%) ETL
13 5 (4.59%) ITIL
13 5 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.75%) C
2 1 (0.92%) SQL
2 1 (0.92%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) ISEB
2 4 (3.67%) APMG
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (4.59%) SAP
1 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Cognos
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) Charles River
5 1 (0.92%) ATG
5 1 (0.92%) Open Text
5 1 (0.92%) hybris
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