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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 48 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 316 288 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.40% 3.25% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 4.53% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 193 217
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£395 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £58.75 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.04% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £16.40 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £27.60 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+65.78% -43.36%
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
6781 6361 6926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.93% 71.80% 70.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3822 3490 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 249 324
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.65 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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
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 1 September 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
Berkshire +16 76 £400 +18.51% 19
Buckinghamshire +30 73 £369 +5.28% 9
Surrey +12 50 £425 +21.42% 15
Hampshire -44 33 £418 -7.22% 10
Oxfordshire +2 24 £360 -15.29% 5
East Sussex -10 19 £357 -6.05% 4
West Sussex -12 16 £375 +5.63% 3
Kent -5 10 £350 -4.76% 4
Middlesex +2 4 £490 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 186 (30.95%) Finance
2 118 (19.63%) Project Management
3 100 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (10.98%) Telecoms
5 64 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (10.48%) Scrum
7 59 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 57 (9.48%) ISEB
9 54 (8.99%) Retail
10 53 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 49 (8.15%) E-Commerce
12 47 (7.82%) PRINCE2
13 46 (7.65%) Banking
14 45 (7.49%) CRM
15 44 (7.32%) Marketing
16 42 (6.99%) User Stories
17 40 (6.66%) Use Case
18 39 (6.49%) Oracle
19 37 (6.16%) Degree
20 36 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
21 35 (5.82%) UML
22 34 (5.66%) MS Excel
22 34 (5.66%) Change Management
23 32 (5.32%) Migration
23 32 (5.32%) SQL
24 31 (5.16%) SAP
25 27 (4.49%) Waterfall
26 26 (4.33%) BDD
26 26 (4.33%) Systems Analysis
26 26 (4.33%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 16 (2.66%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.16%) CMS
3 6 (1.00%) SAS
4 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.67%) Drupal
4 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.67%) Documentum
5 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.17%) WordPress
7 1 (0.17%) Lync
7 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.17%) IIS
7 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.33%) MS Office
3 22 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.33%) MS Project
5 8 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.67%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.67%) Staffware
6 4 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.67%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.50%) Maximo
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.33%) Magento
8 2 (0.33%) SAP MRS
8 2 (0.33%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.33%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.33%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.33%) HFM
8 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.67%) SaaS
2 3 (0.50%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.16%) Internet
2 6 (1.00%) Intranet
3 5 (0.83%) VoIP
4 4 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.33%) MVNO
6 1 (0.17%) LAN
6 1 (0.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) SAN
6 1 (0.17%) 3G
6 1 (0.17%) LTE
6 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.16%) DB2
3 7 (1.16%) PowerCenter
3 7 (1.16%) QlikView
4 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.50%) MS Access
5 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.33%) Base SAS
6 2 (0.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.33%) MySQL
7 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.66%) JIRA
2 4 (0.67%) CruiseControl
2 4 (0.67%) Subversion
2 4 (0.67%) Ant
2 4 (0.67%) JUnit
2 4 (0.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.33%) Toad
3 2 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.33%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 186 (30.95%) Finance
2 66 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 54 (8.99%) Retail
4 46 (7.65%) Banking
5 44 (7.32%) Marketing
6 18 (3.00%) Advertising
7 17 (2.83%) Spanish Language
8 16 (2.66%) Automotive
9 12 (2.00%) Billing
9 12 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.00%) Local Government
10 11 (1.83%) French Language
11 10 (1.66%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.66%) Publishing
12 7 (1.16%) Legal
13 6 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.00%) German Language
14 5 (0.83%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 481 (80.03%) Analyst
2 446 (74.21%) Business Analyst
3 53 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 36 (5.99%) Agile Business Analyst
5 30 (4.99%) Senior Analyst
6 29 (4.83%) Senior Business Analyst
7 21 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
7 21 (3.49%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 17 (2.83%) Consultant
9 16 (2.66%) Project Analyst
9 16 (2.66%) Lead Business Analyst
10 15 (2.50%) Architect
11 14 (2.33%) Financial Business Analyst
12 13 (2.16%) Developer
12 13 (2.16%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (2.16%) Data Analyst
13 12 (2.00%) Technical Business Analyst
13 12 (2.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 10 (1.66%) Business Systems Analyst
15 9 (1.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.16%) J2EE
2 8 (1.33%) HTML
2 8 (1.33%) .NET
3 5 (0.83%) Visualforce
4 4 (0.67%) WDK
4 4 (0.67%) Web Services
5 3 (0.50%) XML
5 3 (0.50%) Spring
5 3 (0.50%) Mason
6 2 (0.33%) Struts
6 2 (0.33%) Java EE
6 2 (0.33%) Middleware
6 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.33%) CSS
7 1 (0.17%) JSP
7 1 (0.17%) SOAP
7 1 (0.17%) XSLT
7 1 (0.17%) XHTML
7 1 (0.17%) EDI
7 1 (0.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.16%) Management Information System
2 17 (2.83%) NHS
3 16 (2.66%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.00%) Smart Meter
5 8 (1.33%) Credit Risk
6 7 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.00%) FMCG
8 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.83%) DTV
9 4 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.67%) EPoS
9 4 (0.67%) Taxonomies
9 4 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.67%) Social Media
10 3 (0.50%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.50%) Statistics
10 3 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.50%) PMI
11 2 (0.33%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.50%) Windows
2 7 (1.16%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.83%) UNIX
4 1 (0.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (19.63%) Project Management
2 100 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (10.48%) Scrum
5 59 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 49 (8.15%) E-Commerce
7 47 (7.82%) PRINCE2
8 45 (7.49%) CRM
9 42 (6.99%) User Stories
10 40 (6.66%) Use Case
11 36 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (5.82%) UML
13 34 (5.66%) Change Management
14 32 (5.32%) Migration
15 27 (4.49%) Waterfall
16 26 (4.33%) BDD
16 26 (4.33%) Systems Analysis
17 25 (4.16%) Web Development
18 23 (3.83%) ITIL
19 21 (3.49%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (5.32%) SQL
2 22 (3.66%) Java
3 13 (2.16%) C
4 5 (0.83%) Apex Code
5 4 (0.67%) C#
6 3 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.33%) PHP
7 2 (0.33%) ABAP
8 1 (0.17%) VBA
8 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (9.48%) ISEB
2 37 (6.16%) Degree
3 22 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.83%) CBAP
5 16 (2.66%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.66%) IIBA
7 8 (1.33%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.00%) PMP
10 5 (0.83%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.50%) CCA
12 2 (0.33%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.33%) APMP
12 2 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.17%) ACCA
13 1 (0.17%) CISM
13 1 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.00%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 53 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.49%) Oracle
3 31 (5.16%) SAP
4 19 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.66%) Business Objects
6 13 (2.16%) IBM
7 10 (1.66%) Teradata
8 9 (1.50%) Remedy
9 5 (0.83%) Capita
10 4 (0.67%) Tableau
10 4 (0.67%) Lagan
10 4 (0.67%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.50%) HP
11 3 (0.50%) Cognos
11 3 (0.50%) Primavera
11 3 (0.50%) ATG
11 3 (0.50%) hybris
12 2 (0.33%) Guidewire
12 2 (0.33%) Demandware
12 2 (0.33%) Charles River
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