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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 13 31 14
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 77 13 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.39% 3.28% 9.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.26% 3.51% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 8 35
Average daily rate
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£425 £370 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -16.66%
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
684 370 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 92.31% 93.43% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 196 234
Average daily rate £430 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 33 36
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.75 £27.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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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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 51 £440 +17.33% 4
Abingdon - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 74 (60.66%) Business Analysis
2 35 (28.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (21.31%) Publishing
3 26 (21.31%) Retail
4 25 (20.49%) Finance
5 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
5 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (13.93%) Project Management
8 15 (12.30%) ISEB
8 15 (12.30%) Change Management
8 15 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (10.66%) Migration
10 13 (10.66%) User Stories
11 12 (9.84%) CRM
12 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.02%) Business Process Mapping
13 10 (8.20%) Data Integration
14 9 (7.38%) Scrum
14 9 (7.38%) Marketing
14 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (6.56%) Web Development
16 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
16 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
16 7 (5.74%) Test Planning
17 6 (4.92%) SAP
17 6 (4.92%) UML
17 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
17 6 (4.92%) Salesforce.com

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.82%) Drupal
3 1 (0.82%) Lync
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.82%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Office
2 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.82%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.46%) Force.com
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) VoIP
2 3 (2.46%) Intranet
3 2 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.82%) OLAP
4 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 26 (21.31%) Publishing
1 26 (21.31%) Retail
2 25 (20.49%) Finance
3 9 (7.38%) Marketing
4 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.92%) German Language
6 5 (4.10%) Electronics
6 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.28%) Banking
8 2 (1.64%) Legal
8 2 (1.64%) Billing
9 1 (0.82%) French Language
9 1 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.82%) Back Office
9 1 (0.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) Mason
1 3 (2.46%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Data Integration
3 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.10%) DTV
5 2 (1.64%) User Experience
5 2 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.64%) EPoS
6 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.66%) Business Analysis
2 35 (28.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
4 18 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (13.93%) Project Management
6 15 (12.30%) Change Management
6 15 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (10.66%) User Stories
7 13 (10.66%) Migration
8 12 (9.84%) CRM
9 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.02%) Business Process Mapping
10 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (7.38%) Scrum
11 8 (6.56%) Web Development
12 7 (5.74%) Test Planning
13 6 (4.92%) Workflow
13 6 (4.92%) UML
14 5 (4.10%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.46%) C
1 3 (2.46%) Java
1 3 (2.46%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) ISEB
2 6 (4.92%) Degree
3 4 (3.28%) APMG
4 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (4.92%) SAP
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
1 6 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle
3 2 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (0.82%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.82%) Cognos
4 1 (0.82%) Charles River
4 1 (0.82%) ATG
4 1 (0.82%) Open Text
4 1 (0.82%) hybris
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £375.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £420 per day for 2 months initially (will likely extend to 6 mon
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago