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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 25 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.87% 8.40% 6.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 8.74% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 30
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£375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £285 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.33 £34.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.30% +53.33%
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
690 469 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.78% 96.11% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 239 282
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 27
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 July 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 July 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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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 -7 20 £350 -9.67% 6
Banbury -3 4 £435 +5.45%
Bicester - 1 £400 -
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 67 (54.47%) Business Analysis
2 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (21.14%) E-Commerce
4 22 (17.89%) Publishing
5 20 (16.26%) Finance
6 19 (15.45%) CMS
7 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (13.01%) Migration
8 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
8 16 (13.01%) Business Process Mapping
9 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
10 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (9.76%) ETL
10 12 (9.76%) Workflow
10 12 (9.76%) Project Management
11 11 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
11 11 (8.94%) Time Management
12 10 (8.13%) Content Management
12 10 (8.13%) CRM
13 9 (7.32%) C#
13 9 (7.32%) Use Case
13 9 (7.32%) Digital Media
13 9 (7.32%) Data Centre
14 8 (6.50%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (6.50%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (6.50%) .NET
14 8 (6.50%) Business Continuity
14 8 (6.50%) Scrum
15 7 (5.69%) SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (15.45%) CMS
2 5 (4.07%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) WAN
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.25%) JIRA
3 2 (1.63%) ERwin
General
1 22 (17.89%) Publishing
2 20 (16.26%) Finance
3 5 (4.07%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) .NET
2 4 (3.25%) WPF
3 3 (2.44%) Web Services
4 2 (1.63%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.81%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Digital Media
1 9 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.50%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.07%) Social Media
4 2 (1.63%) New Media
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) EPoS
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.47%) Business Analysis
2 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (21.14%) E-Commerce
4 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.01%) Migration
5 16 (13.01%) Business Process Mapping
6 12 (9.76%) Workflow
6 12 (9.76%) Project Management
6 12 (9.76%) ETL
6 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.94%) Time Management
8 10 (8.13%) CRM
8 10 (8.13%) Content Management
9 9 (7.32%) Use Case
10 8 (6.50%) Scrum
10 8 (6.50%) Business Continuity
11 7 (5.69%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.69%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.69%) User Stories
12 5 (4.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) C#
2 7 (5.69%) SQL
3 4 (3.25%) Java
4 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) ISEB
2 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) PMP
3 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) CBAP
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.07%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.25%) SAP
4 3 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.81%) Dell
5 1 (0.81%) Informatica
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