The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 15 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 41 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.58% 6.50% 11.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.93% 6.86% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 45
Average daily rate
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£359 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £34.31
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -6.73%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 452 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.03% 94.76% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 273 285
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 30 65
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Business Analyst
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +11 14 £375 +11.11% 2
Abingdon - 7 - - 2
Henley-on-Thames -1 1 £525 -16.00% 1
Kidlington - 1 - -
Bicester - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 38 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (21.05%) Publishing
5 8 (10.53%) Finance
6 7 (9.21%) CRM
6 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.21%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.89%) User Stories
7 6 (7.89%) Retail
7 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
8 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.58%) SAP
8 5 (6.58%) IBM
8 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
8 5 (6.58%) VoIP
8 5 (6.58%) Workflow
8 5 (6.58%) ATG
9 4 (5.26%) ETL
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 4 (5.26%) UML
9 4 (5.26%) Cognos
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (5.26%) Test Management
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.32%) Tridion
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) VoIP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
General
1 16 (21.05%) Publishing
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 6 (7.89%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.95%) Local Government
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.32%) FMCG
3 1 (1.32%) EPoS
3 1 (1.32%) NHS
3 1 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
1 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.21%) CRM
4 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.21%) Project Management
5 6 (7.89%) User Stories
6 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.58%) Workflow
6 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.26%) Test Management
7 4 (5.26%) UML
7 4 (5.26%) ETL
7 4 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (3.95%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (3.95%) Migration
8 3 (3.95%) Change Management
8 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
1 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) APMG
2 2 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) SAP
1 5 (6.58%) IBM
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.58%) ATG
2 4 (5.26%) Cognos
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.63%) Charles River
3 2 (2.63%) hybris
4 1 (1.32%) Open Text
4 1 (1.32%) Siebel
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