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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 44 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.27% 6.11% 5.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 6.25% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 15
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £292 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £438 £465
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 £30.58 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -8.33%
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
511 464 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.05% 97.68% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 268 247
Average daily rate £350 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 34 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 12 £375 +16.27% 5
Abingdon - 12 - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 -
Bicester - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 26 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (17.11%) Publishing
5 10 (13.16%) Finance
6 7 (9.21%) Project Management
6 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.89%) Change Management
7 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
8 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.58%) SAP
8 5 (6.58%) CRM
8 5 (6.58%) VoIP
9 4 (5.26%) ETL
9 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.26%) ITIL
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 4 (5.26%) Migration
9 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
9 4 (5.26%) Test Management
9 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (5.26%) APMG
10 3 (3.95%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.95%) Dynamics AX

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.32%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.95%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.32%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (17.11%) Publishing
2 10 (13.16%) Finance
3 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.95%) Electronics
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Local Government
5 3 (3.95%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Billing
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) DTV
1 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
1 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 26 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.21%) Project Management
4 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.89%) Change Management
6 5 (6.58%) CRM
7 4 (5.26%) ITIL
7 4 (5.26%) ETL
7 4 (5.26%) Migration
7 4 (5.26%) Test Management
7 4 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (3.95%) Use Case
8 3 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.95%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) APMG
2 3 (3.95%) ISEB
2 3 (3.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.58%) SAP
2 2 (2.63%) Cognos
2 2 (2.63%) IBM
2 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.63%) Charles River
3 1 (1.32%) ATG
3 1 (1.32%) Open Text
3 1 (1.32%) hybris
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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