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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 40 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.39% 6.44% 10.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.77% 6.74% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 38
Average daily rate
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£360 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.65% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £306 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £495
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 £37.50 £27.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -16.27%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 475 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.60% 95.57% 96.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 287 268
Average daily rate £348 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 58
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
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 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Analyst
South East

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 30 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 30 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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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 +8 12 £375 +15.38% 1
Abingdon - 12 - - 3
Henley-on-Thames +1 1 £525 -16.00% 1
Bicester - - - - 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 42 (51.22%) Business Analysis
2 25 (30.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (20.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (19.51%) Publishing
5 9 (10.98%) Finance
6 8 (9.76%) VoIP
6 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.54%) Retail
7 7 (8.54%) Project Management
8 6 (7.32%) Change Management
8 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
8 6 (7.32%) SAP
8 6 (7.32%) CRM
8 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.10%) IBM
9 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
9 5 (6.10%) Workflow
9 5 (6.10%) ATG
9 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
10 4 (4.88%) Degree
10 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.88%) Test Management
10 4 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (4.88%) User Stories
10 4 (4.88%) APMG
10 4 (4.88%) Migration
10 4 (4.88%) ETL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.10%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Drupal
3 1 (1.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.66%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.22%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) VoIP
2 3 (3.66%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
General
1 16 (19.51%) Publishing
2 9 (10.98%) Finance
3 7 (8.54%) Retail
4 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.66%) Local Government
7 2 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (2.44%) Electronics
8 1 (1.22%) Advertising
8 1 (1.22%) Front Office
8 1 (1.22%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.44%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.44%) DTV
2 2 (2.44%) EPoS
3 1 (1.22%) NHS
3 1 (1.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
1 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Business Analysis
2 25 (30.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (20.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.54%) Project Management
6 6 (7.32%) Change Management
6 6 (7.32%) CRM
7 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.10%) Workflow
8 4 (4.88%) Test Management
8 4 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (4.88%) User Stories
8 4 (4.88%) Migration
8 4 (4.88%) ETL
8 4 (4.88%) UML
9 3 (3.66%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (3.66%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.66%) Use Case
9 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) C
2 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
1 4 (4.88%) APMG
2 2 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) SAP
2 5 (6.10%) IBM
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) ATG
3 4 (4.88%) Cognos
4 2 (2.44%) hybris
4 2 (2.44%) Charles River
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.22%) Siebel
5 1 (1.22%) Open Text
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