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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 66 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.24% 8.35% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 8.66% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 23
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£370 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.08 £30.58 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +11.19%
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
686 508 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.08% 96.39% 97.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 297 268
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 42 34
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -6 26 £330 -12.00% 1
Banbury +4 8 £443 +18.00% 1
Abingdon -1 1 £388 - 3
Henley-on-Thames -1 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Bicester - 1 £400 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 70 (51.47%) Business Analysis
2 39 (28.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (22.79%) Publishing
4 23 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (15.44%) Finance
5 21 (15.44%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.24%) Business Process Mapping
7 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 15 (11.03%) ETL
9 13 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (9.56%) Migration
9 13 (9.56%) CMS
9 13 (9.56%) Workflow
10 12 (8.82%) Project Management
11 11 (8.09%) Use Case
12 10 (7.35%) Content Management
12 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
12 10 (7.35%) User Stories
13 9 (6.62%) Digital Media
13 9 (6.62%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.62%) CRM
13 9 (6.62%) C#
14 8 (5.88%) .NET
14 8 (5.88%) UML
14 8 (5.88%) Scrum
14 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (5.88%) Data Analysis
14 8 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (5.15%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (9.56%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.21%) Node.js
5 2 (1.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Magento
2 2 (1.47%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) WAN
2 2 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) JIRA
2 6 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.47%) ERwin
General
1 31 (22.79%) Publishing
2 21 (15.44%) Finance
3 4 (2.94%) Banking
4 3 (2.21%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Front Office
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) .NET
2 4 (2.94%) WPF
3 3 (2.21%) Sass
3 3 (2.21%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.47%) Web Services
4 2 (1.47%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.62%) Digital Media
2 6 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.68%) Social Media
4 4 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.21%) New Media
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.74%) Derivative
6 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (51.47%) Business Analysis
2 39 (28.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.44%) E-Commerce
5 18 (13.24%) Business Process Mapping
6 15 (11.03%) ETL
7 13 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (9.56%) Workflow
7 13 (9.56%) Migration
8 12 (8.82%) Project Management
9 11 (8.09%) Use Case
10 10 (7.35%) Content Management
10 10 (7.35%) User Stories
11 9 (6.62%) CRM
12 8 (5.88%) UML
12 8 (5.88%) Scrum
12 8 (5.88%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.15%) Data Modelling
13 7 (5.15%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.62%) C#
2 4 (2.94%) SQL
3 3 (2.21%) Java
3 3 (2.21%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (5.15%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.21%) PMP
2 3 (2.21%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.47%) ISEB
3 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.74%) CBAP
4 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.68%) SAP
2 5 (3.68%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.21%) JD Edwards
3 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.21%) Google
4 1 (0.74%) Dell
4 1 (0.74%) Informatica
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