The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 46 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 95 141 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.73% 5.33% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 6.72% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 87 49
Average daily rate £342 £375 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.71 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +14.51%
Business Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2031 2098 1682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.71% 79.32% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1198 834
Average daily rate £380 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 31
Average hourly rate £33.71 £27.50 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.77 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £47.50 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -34 45 £375 -1.31% 6
Glasgow +14 35 £325 -6.47% 13
West Lothian -2 2 £325 +4.83% 2
Renfrewshire - 2 £568 -
Stirling +3 1 £450 -
Aberdeen +2 1 £465 - 1
Perthshire - 1 £425 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £425 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 105 (42.86%) Finance
2 75 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (22.86%) Banking
4 49 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (15.10%) SQL
5 37 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (13.47%) Project Management
7 29 (11.84%) Data Analysis
8 25 (10.20%) Oracle
9 24 (9.80%) MS Office
9 24 (9.80%) MS Visio
9 24 (9.80%) ISEB
10 23 (9.39%) User Stories
11 21 (8.57%) Migration
12 20 (8.16%) MS Excel
12 20 (8.16%) Asset Management
13 18 (7.35%) Use Case
13 18 (7.35%) Service Delivery
14 17 (6.94%) Retail
14 17 (6.94%) Systems Analysis
14 17 (6.94%) Business Process Mapping
15 16 (6.53%) MS PowerPoint
16 15 (6.12%) Data Migration
16 15 (6.12%) Microsoft
16 15 (6.12%) Data Modelling
16 15 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (6.12%) SDLC
17 14 (5.71%) Management Information System
17 14 (5.71%) Retail Banking
17 14 (5.71%) Degree

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.45%) SAS
1 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (9.80%) MS Office
1 24 (9.80%) MS Visio
2 20 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.63%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.82%) Maximo
4 1 (0.41%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.41%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) Intranet
1 3 (1.22%) WebEx
2 1 (0.41%) Firewall
2 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.49%) Oracle Database
1 11 (4.49%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.63%) MS Access
5 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.82%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (0.82%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.82%) GIS
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.41%) Big Data
7 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.22%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.41%) ERwin
4 1 (0.41%) Moq
4 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.41%) WatiN
General
1 105 (42.86%) Finance
2 56 (22.86%) Banking
3 17 (6.94%) Retail
4 14 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.63%) Front Office
7 3 (1.22%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 188 (76.73%) Analyst
2 158 (64.49%) Business Analyst
3 18 (7.35%) Developer
4 17 (6.94%) Data Business Analyst
4 17 (6.94%) Digital Analyst
4 17 (6.94%) Digital Business Analyst
5 15 (6.12%) Business Systems Analyst
5 15 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
6 12 (4.90%) Project Manager
6 12 (4.90%) Service Analyst
7 10 (4.08%) Banking Analyst
7 10 (4.08%) Banking Business Analyst
7 10 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (3.67%) Consultant
9 8 (3.27%) Agile Business Analyst
9 8 (3.27%) Process Analyst
10 7 (2.86%) Data Analyst
10 7 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.67%) HTML
2 6 (2.45%) J2EE
2 6 (2.45%) jQuery
2 6 (2.45%) Spring
3 4 (1.63%) CSS
4 3 (1.22%) .NET
4 3 (1.22%) Java EE
4 3 (1.22%) TopLink
4 3 (1.22%) Web Services
4 3 (1.22%) XML
5 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.41%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.41%) HTML5
5 1 (0.41%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.41%) Ninject
5 1 (0.41%) SOAP
5 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.31%) User Experience
4 7 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.45%) Derivative
6 5 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.22%) Statistics
9 2 (0.82%) Contactless
9 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.82%) e-Health
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.82%) NHS
9 2 (0.82%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.41%) Equities
10 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.41%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.82%) Linux
2 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.47%) Project Management
4 29 (11.84%) Data Analysis
5 23 (9.39%) User Stories
6 21 (8.57%) Migration
7 20 (8.16%) Asset Management
8 18 (7.35%) Service Delivery
8 18 (7.35%) Use Case
9 17 (6.94%) Business Process Mapping
9 17 (6.94%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (6.12%) Data Migration
10 15 (6.12%) Data Modelling
10 15 (6.12%) SDLC
11 13 (5.31%) BPMN
11 13 (5.31%) BPR
11 13 (5.31%) ITIL
11 13 (5.31%) Process Improvement
12 12 (4.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.10%) SQL
2 11 (4.49%) Java
2 11 (4.49%) PL/SQL
3 8 (3.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.45%) VBA
5 3 (1.22%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) C
6 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.80%) ISEB
2 14 (5.71%) Degree
3 8 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) CBAP
5 1 (0.41%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.41%) CISA
5 1 (0.41%) CISM
5 1 (0.41%) CRISC
5 1 (0.41%) IIBA
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.27%) QA
3 6 (2.45%) MiFID
4 5 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.41%) EMIR
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (10.20%) Oracle
2 15 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (1.22%) EMC
4 3 (1.22%) Google
4 3 (1.22%) SAP
5 2 (0.82%) Cognos
6 1 (0.41%) Actimize
6 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.41%) FactSet
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) IBM
6 1 (0.41%) Reuters
6 1 (0.41%) SmartStream
6 1 (0.41%) Teradata
6 1 (0.41%) VMware
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