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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / South East
Rank 49 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 274 263 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.61% 2.99% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 3.69% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 171 169
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.22 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +12.19%

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
6147 7133 7722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.92% 81.18% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3647 4414 4224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 276 255
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +20 64 £410 -18.00% 6
Berkshire +19 64 £422 +8.20% 8
West Sussex +6 46 £435 +8.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 38 £400 +6.66% 6
Oxfordshire 0 27 £425 -1.16% 4
Hampshire -8 24 £350 -7.59% 7
Kent +8 7 £513 +64.00% 3
East Sussex +1 4 £400 +23.07% 3
Middlesex -1 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 164 (35.04%) Finance
2 140 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 80 (17.09%) Project Management
6 71 (15.17%) Degree
7 65 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 64 (13.68%) Oracle
8 64 (13.68%) Scrum
8 64 (13.68%) SDLC
9 56 (11.97%) SQL
10 50 (10.68%) ISEB
11 48 (10.26%) Change Management
12 47 (10.04%) Relational Database
13 45 (9.62%) User Stories
14 43 (9.19%) Telecoms
15 40 (8.55%) Retail
16 38 (8.12%) Waterfall
17 37 (7.91%) Web Services
17 37 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
18 35 (7.48%) XML
19 34 (7.26%) PRINCE2
19 34 (7.26%) OO
20 33 (7.05%) SAP
21 31 (6.62%) OOD
21 31 (6.62%) Banking
22 30 (6.41%) ITIL
22 30 (6.41%) Use Case
22 30 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
23 29 (6.20%) Python

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.07%) Documentum
3 3 (0.64%) CMS
3 3 (0.64%) SAS
4 2 (0.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.21%) CICS
5 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server 2007
5 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (4.49%) MS Visio
2 17 (3.63%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.78%) MS Office
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (1.28%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.85%) Workday HCM
7 3 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) Office 365
2 4 (0.85%) SaaS
2 4 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) CallidusCloud
3 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Force.com
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.63%) Internet
2 5 (1.07%) LDAP
3 4 (0.85%) VoIP
4 3 (0.64%) SSL
5 2 (0.43%) FTP
5 2 (0.43%) HTTP
5 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.43%) NAS
5 2 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.21%) Extranet
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) GSM
6 1 (0.21%) MPLS
6 1 (0.21%) PBX
6 1 (0.21%) PSTN
6 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
6 1 (0.21%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.04%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.35%) Oracle Database
2 11 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (2.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (2.14%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.64%) DB2
7 3 (0.64%) QlikView
8 2 (0.43%) Big Data
8 2 (0.43%) Power BI
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.21%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Eclipse
1 8 (1.71%) JIRA
2 7 (1.50%) JUnit
2 7 (1.50%) Subversion
3 6 (1.28%) Ant
3 6 (1.28%) CruiseControl
4 5 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.85%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.43%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.43%) NUnit
6 2 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.21%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.21%) Selenium
7 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 164 (35.04%) Finance
2 43 (9.19%) Telecoms
3 40 (8.55%) Retail
4 31 (6.62%) Banking
5 22 (4.70%) Marketing
6 12 (2.56%) Spanish Language
7 10 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.92%) Back Office
8 9 (1.92%) Legal
8 9 (1.92%) Publishing
9 7 (1.50%) Automotive
10 6 (1.28%) Electronics
10 6 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
11 5 (1.07%) Billing
12 4 (0.85%) Advertising
13 3 (0.64%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.43%) Local Government
14 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 339 (72.44%) Analyst
2 262 (55.98%) Business Analyst
3 48 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
4 34 (7.26%) Pensions Analyst
5 32 (6.84%) Oracle Analyst
6 31 (6.62%) Developer
7 29 (6.20%) Project Manager
8 26 (5.56%) Insurance Systems Analyst
9 24 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
10 23 (4.91%) Financial Analyst
11 22 (4.70%) Digital Analyst
11 22 (4.70%) Digital Business Analyst
12 21 (4.49%) Business Manager
13 20 (4.27%) Finance Business Analyst
13 20 (4.27%) Project Analyst
13 20 (4.27%) Senior Business Analyst
14 19 (4.06%) Consultant
15 15 (3.21%) Agile Business Analyst
15 15 (3.21%) Business Systems Analyst
15 15 (3.21%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.91%) Web Services
2 35 (7.48%) XML
3 9 (1.92%) OAuth
4 5 (1.07%) WDK
5 4 (0.85%) .NET
5 4 (0.85%) CSS
5 4 (0.85%) HTML
5 4 (0.85%) iOS SDK
6 3 (0.64%) Android SDK
6 3 (0.64%) jQuery
6 3 (0.64%) SOAP
7 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.43%) Middleware
8 1 (0.21%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.21%) Apache CXF
8 1 (0.21%) EDI
8 1 (0.21%) Google Maps API
8 1 (0.21%) Mason
8 1 (0.21%) Node.js
8 1 (0.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 109 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.13%) User Experience
5 12 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (1.71%) iPad
7 7 (1.50%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.50%) iPhone
7 7 (1.50%) PMI
7 7 (1.50%) Taxonomies
8 6 (1.28%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.28%) Life Science
9 5 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.85%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.64%) Social Network
11 3 (0.64%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.43%) Fintech
12 2 (0.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.78%) Android
2 12 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.50%) Unix
3 7 (1.50%) Windows
4 1 (0.21%) MVS
4 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (17.09%) Project Management
4 65 (13.89%) Data Analysis
5 64 (13.68%) Scrum
5 64 (13.68%) SDLC
6 48 (10.26%) Change Management
7 45 (9.62%) User Stories
8 38 (8.12%) Waterfall
9 37 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (7.26%) OO
10 34 (7.26%) PRINCE2
11 31 (6.62%) OOD
12 30 (6.41%) ITIL
12 30 (6.41%) Use Case
12 30 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (5.56%) Analytics
13 26 (5.56%) CRM
13 26 (5.56%) Process Improvement
13 26 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (11.97%) SQL
2 29 (6.20%) Python
3 18 (3.85%) Java
4 11 (2.35%) C
5 5 (1.07%) C#
6 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.64%) Apple Swift
8 2 (0.43%) ABAP
8 2 (0.43%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.43%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (0.43%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.21%) COBOL
9 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.21%) JCL
Qualifications
1 71 (15.17%) Degree
2 50 (10.68%) ISEB
3 25 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.35%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.50%) ACCA
8 6 (1.28%) CIMA
8 6 (1.28%) MBA
9 5 (1.07%) PMP
10 4 (0.85%) AAT
10 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.64%) CBAP
11 3 (0.64%) IIBA
11 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.64%) PgMP
12 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.42%) QA
2 15 (3.21%) PMO
3 8 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.43%) GDPR
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) COREP
5 1 (0.21%) FINREP
5 1 (0.21%) GAAP
5 1 (0.21%) IFRS
5 1 (0.21%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.21%) Control-M
1 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (13.68%) Oracle
2 33 (7.05%) SAP
3 28 (5.98%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.14%) Google
5 9 (1.92%) Workday
6 8 (1.71%) Apple
6 8 (1.71%) IBM
7 7 (1.50%) HP
7 7 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.07%) Cognos
8 5 (1.07%) Infor
9 4 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.85%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.85%) Sage
10 3 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.64%) Tableau
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe
11 2 (0.43%) Cisco
11 2 (0.43%) Saba
11 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £30 - £33 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £275.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Profile 29 Limited
Rate: From £425 to £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market rates plus expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Rate: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
FDM Group
Posted: 4 days ago