The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 67 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 270 318 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.73% 3.45% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 4.64% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 209 192
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £58.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.78% +167.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £55.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.24 £62.50 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £31.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +63.63%
Business Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7592 6850 6365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.66% 74.38% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4673 3872 3526
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 267 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Buckinghamshire -18 55 £400 +8.10% 3
Hampshire +17 51 £415 -1.19% 13
Berkshire -18 51 £375 -6.25% 14
Oxfordshire +2 44 £381 +13.80% 3
Surrey -21 26 £425 - 12
East Sussex -1 15 £445 +21.91% 2
West Sussex -20 9 £350 -6.66% 2
Kent -2 5 £406 +16.07% 5
Middlesex +4 4 £375 -23.46% 1
Isle of Wight - 3 £250 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £550 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 144 (25.81%) Finance
2 135 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (22.40%) Project Management
4 119 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (12.19%) SQL
7 67 (12.01%) ISEB
7 67 (12.01%) Telecoms
8 55 (9.86%) MS Excel
9 53 (9.50%) Degree
10 49 (8.78%) Oracle
11 48 (8.60%) Migration
11 48 (8.60%) Data Analysis
11 48 (8.60%) Waterfall
12 47 (8.42%) Microsoft
13 46 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (8.06%) Data Modelling
14 45 (8.06%) User Stories
15 42 (7.53%) Scrum
16 41 (7.35%) PRINCE2
17 38 (6.81%) Management Information System
18 37 (6.63%) Use Case
19 36 (6.45%) Banking
20 35 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
21 33 (5.91%) SQL Server
22 31 (5.56%) CRM
23 29 (5.20%) Security Cleared
24 28 (5.02%) Retail
24 28 (5.02%) GAP Analysis
24 28 (5.02%) E-Commerce

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.15%) CMS
3 10 (1.79%) SAS
4 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.54%) IIS
5 3 (0.54%) Apache
5 3 (0.54%) Smallworld
5 3 (0.54%) Moodle
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.18%) Drupal
7 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Lync
7 1 (0.18%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.84%) MS Office
3 24 (4.30%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.61%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.54%) Magento
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Optimost
3 2 (0.36%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.18%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.18%) Unica
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.43%) SaaS
2 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (1.25%) Internet
3 5 (0.90%) WAN
4 3 (0.54%) VoIP
4 3 (0.54%) Intranet
4 3 (0.54%) Firewall
5 2 (0.36%) LTE
5 2 (0.36%) LDAP
5 2 (0.36%) MVNO
6 1 (0.18%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.18%) ATM
6 1 (0.18%) Broadband
6 1 (0.18%) LAN
6 1 (0.18%) SDH
6 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.18%) HTTP
6 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) 4G
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (5.91%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.12%) Oracle Database
4 21 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 16 (2.87%) Oracle9i Database
5 16 (2.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.61%) MS Access
8 8 (1.43%) QlikView
9 7 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.25%) Big Data
9 7 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.08%) MySQL
10 6 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (2.15%) JIRA
3 5 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.72%) ERwin
4 4 (0.72%) Toad
5 3 (0.54%) Rational Rose
5 3 (0.54%) Subversion
5 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.54%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.36%) Maven
6 2 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 144 (25.81%) Finance
2 67 (12.01%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.45%) Banking
4 28 (5.02%) Retail
5 23 (4.12%) Publishing
6 18 (3.23%) Marketing
7 15 (2.69%) Automotive
8 11 (1.97%) Legal
9 10 (1.79%) Billing
10 8 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.08%) Back Office
13 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.72%) Local Government
14 4 (0.72%) Front Office
15 3 (0.54%) Electronics
15 3 (0.54%) Advertising
15 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.36%) Norwegian Language
16 2 (0.36%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 454 (81.36%) Analyst
2 403 (72.22%) Business Analyst
3 38 (6.81%) Developer
4 33 (5.91%) Data Analyst
5 30 (5.38%) Project Manager
6 27 (4.84%) Agile Business Analyst
7 21 (3.76%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 19 (3.41%) Process Analyst
9 18 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
10 17 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (3.05%) Consultant
11 16 (2.87%) Business Process Analyst
12 15 (2.69%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (2.69%) Financial Business Analyst
13 14 (2.51%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 13 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
15 11 (1.97%) Architect
15 11 (1.97%) Project Analyst
16 10 (1.79%) Technical Analyst
16 10 (1.79%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.58%) XML
2 14 (2.51%) HTML
3 10 (1.79%) CSS
4 9 (1.61%) jQuery
5 7 (1.25%) Web Services
5 7 (1.25%) Middleware
6 6 (1.08%) .NET
7 5 (0.90%) Java EE
8 3 (0.54%) JSON
8 3 (0.54%) LAMP
8 3 (0.54%) J2EE
8 3 (0.54%) Zend Framework
8 3 (0.54%) HTML5
9 2 (0.36%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.36%) REST
9 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.36%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.81%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 7 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.25%) User Experience
4 7 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.08%) NHS
5 6 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.08%) Social Media
6 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.90%) Credit Risk
6 5 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (0.72%) Statistics
7 4 (0.72%) GIS
7 4 (0.72%) New Media
7 4 (0.72%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.72%) FMCG
8 3 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.23%) UNIX
2 13 (2.33%) Windows
3 7 (1.25%) Linux
4 6 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (22.40%) Project Management
3 119 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (8.60%) Migration
4 48 (8.60%) Data Analysis
4 48 (8.60%) Waterfall
5 46 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (8.06%) Data Modelling
6 45 (8.06%) User Stories
7 42 (7.53%) Scrum
8 41 (7.35%) PRINCE2
9 37 (6.63%) Use Case
10 31 (5.56%) CRM
11 28 (5.02%) E-Commerce
11 28 (5.02%) GAP Analysis
12 27 (4.84%) UML
12 27 (4.84%) Workflow
12 27 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (4.48%) ITIL
14 24 (4.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (12.19%) SQL
2 22 (3.94%) PL/SQL
3 16 (2.87%) Shell Script
4 12 (2.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.79%) Java
6 6 (1.08%) C#
7 5 (0.90%) PHP
8 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.54%) Python
9 3 (0.54%) C
10 2 (0.36%) C++
10 2 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.18%) VBScript
11 1 (0.18%) Tcl
11 1 (0.18%) R
11 1 (0.18%) COBOL
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (12.01%) ISEB
2 53 (9.50%) Degree
3 29 (5.20%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.25%) PMP
8 6 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.90%) CBAP
10 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.36%) IIBA
11 2 (0.36%) ACCA
11 2 (0.36%) CIMA
12 1 (0.18%) CCNA
12 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.18%) APMP
12 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.97%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.43%) QA
3 2 (0.36%) COBIT
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) GAAP
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (8.78%) Oracle
2 47 (8.42%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.51%) SAP
4 12 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.25%) Remedy
6 6 (1.08%) Informatica
6 6 (1.08%) Cognos
7 4 (0.72%) Teradata
8 3 (0.54%) IBM
8 3 (0.54%) Zend
8 3 (0.54%) Adobe
8 3 (0.54%) CODA
8 3 (0.54%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.36%) Maxymiser
9 2 (0.36%) Tealeaf
9 2 (0.36%) Ektron
9 2 (0.36%) Twitter
9 2 (0.36%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.36%) Citrix
9 2 (0.36%) Sybase
Burgess Hill
Energon Global
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £480.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 14 days ago
Aldershot
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago