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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 53 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 308 260 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.06% 2.79% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 3.85% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 159 182
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£400 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 £29.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% +87.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+34.42% +1.66%
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
7569 6760 5782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.27% 72.45% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4223 3698 2938
Average daily rate £395 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 273 290
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Oxfordshire +23 59 £418 +43.96% 8
Berkshire -22 58 £388 -3.12% 21
Surrey +19 53 £443 -6.84% 11
Buckinghamshire -8 48 £375 +7.14% 9
Hampshire +3 47 £425 +6.25% 13
West Sussex -7 17 £425 +6.25% 5
East Sussex +6 15 £400 -5.88% 3
Kent -12 6 £398 +6.00% 5
Middlesex +1 2 £375 +3.44% 1
Home Counties +3 1 £413 -8.33%
Sussex - - - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 193 (33.80%) Finance
2 139 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 127 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (22.24%) Project Management
4 83 (14.54%) ISEB
5 77 (13.49%) Data Modelling
6 62 (10.86%) Telecoms
7 60 (10.51%) E-Commerce
8 57 (9.98%) MS Excel
9 55 (9.63%) Waterfall
9 55 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (9.46%) Retail
11 52 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (9.11%) Use Case
12 49 (8.58%) MS Visio
13 48 (8.41%) PRINCE2
14 45 (7.88%) Scrum
15 44 (7.71%) User Stories
16 43 (7.53%) Microsoft
17 42 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
17 42 (7.36%) Migration
18 41 (7.18%) Banking
18 41 (7.18%) SQL
18 41 (7.18%) Degree
18 41 (7.18%) Data Analysis
19 39 (6.83%) UML
20 38 (6.65%) Oracle
21 34 (5.95%) ETL
21 34 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
22 32 (5.60%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.80%) CMS
3 12 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (1.23%) SAS
5 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.35%) JBoss
6 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.35%) Drupal
6 2 (0.35%) Moodle
6 2 (0.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) Lync
7 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 49 (8.58%) MS Visio
3 32 (5.60%) MS Office
4 20 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (2.98%) MS Project
6 6 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Agresso
2 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.53%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.35%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.18%) Sage ERP X3
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.58%) SaaS
2 4 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.53%) Force.com
4 2 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.45%) Intranet
2 9 (1.58%) Internet
2 9 (1.58%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (1.40%) WAN
4 4 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.53%) LAN
5 3 (0.53%) VoIP
6 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.18%) 2G
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.18%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.18%) 4G
7 1 (0.18%) IPv4
7 1 (0.18%) IPv6
7 1 (0.18%) ATM
7 1 (0.18%) Broadband
7 1 (0.18%) MGCP
7 1 (0.18%) RTP
7 1 (0.18%) SS7
7 1 (0.18%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 15 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.23%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.88%) PowerCenter
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.88%) Data Mart
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.53%) Essbase
8 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.35%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 11 (1.93%) JIRA
2 5 (0.88%) Axure RP
3 4 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.35%) MorphX
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.18%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.18%) ERwin
General
1 193 (33.80%) Finance
2 62 (10.86%) Telecoms
3 54 (9.46%) Retail
4 41 (7.18%) Banking
5 32 (5.60%) Publishing
6 18 (3.15%) Automotive
6 18 (3.15%) Marketing
7 13 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.93%) Advertising
9 9 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.40%) Legal
10 8 (1.40%) Billing
11 6 (1.05%) German Language
12 4 (0.70%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Back Office
13 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.53%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.53%) Games
14 2 (0.35%) Local Government
14 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 447 (78.28%) Analyst
2 391 (68.48%) Business Analyst
3 50 (8.76%) Data Analyst
4 40 (7.01%) Project Manager
5 35 (6.13%) Agile Business Analyst
6 26 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (4.20%) Senior Business Analyst
8 23 (4.03%) Developer
9 20 (3.50%) Financial Business Analyst
10 19 (3.33%) Business Manager
10 19 (3.33%) Consultant
11 18 (3.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 17 (2.98%) Telecoms Business Analyst
13 16 (2.80%) IT Business Analyst
13 16 (2.80%) Technical Analyst
14 15 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
15 13 (2.28%) OBIEE Developer
16 12 (2.10%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
16 12 (2.10%) Process Analyst
16 12 (2.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.45%) Java EE
2 11 (1.93%) .NET
3 10 (1.75%) Web Services
4 9 (1.58%) XML
5 4 (0.70%) HTML
5 4 (0.70%) Visualforce
5 4 (0.70%) Mason
6 3 (0.53%) CSS
6 3 (0.53%) Middleware
7 2 (0.35%) XSLT
7 2 (0.35%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.35%) D3.js
7 2 (0.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.35%) Raphaël
7 2 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.35%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.35%) WCF
7 2 (0.35%) jQuery
7 2 (0.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.98%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.58%) User Experience
5 7 (1.23%) Life Science
6 5 (0.88%) Credit Risk
6 5 (0.88%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.88%) PMI
6 5 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.70%) Reference Data
7 4 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.53%) EPoS
8 3 (0.53%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.53%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.53%) Social Media
8 3 (0.53%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.35%) iPad
9 2 (0.35%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.35%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.40%) UNIX
1 8 (1.40%) Windows
2 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
2 127 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (22.24%) Project Management
3 77 (13.49%) Data Modelling
4 60 (10.51%) E-Commerce
5 55 (9.63%) Waterfall
6 52 (9.11%) Use Case
6 52 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (8.41%) PRINCE2
8 45 (7.88%) Scrum
9 44 (7.71%) User Stories
10 42 (7.36%) Migration
11 41 (7.18%) Data Analysis
12 39 (6.83%) UML
13 34 (5.95%) ETL
13 34 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
14 31 (5.43%) ITIL
15 30 (5.25%) CRM
16 28 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 26 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.18%) SQL
2 27 (4.73%) Java
3 15 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.05%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.05%) C#
5 4 (0.70%) Apex Code
6 3 (0.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (0.53%) C
7 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.35%) C++
7 2 (0.35%) X++
7 2 (0.35%) ABAP
7 2 (0.35%) VBA
7 2 (0.35%) R
8 1 (0.18%) Python
8 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (14.54%) ISEB
2 41 (7.18%) Degree
3 16 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (1.75%) CBAP
5 10 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.53%) PMP
8 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.35%) IIBA
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) ACCA
10 1 (0.18%) CIMA
10 1 (0.18%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.18%) CCA
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CCIE
10 1 (0.18%) CCNP
10 1 (0.18%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.10%) QA
2 10 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.88%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.35%) COREP
4 2 (0.35%) FINREP
4 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) GAAP
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.70%) Control-M
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.65%) Oracle
3 27 (4.73%) SAP
4 10 (1.75%) Cognos
5 9 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.05%) JD Edwards
7 5 (0.88%) Remedy
7 5 (0.88%) Business Objects
7 5 (0.88%) Informatica
8 4 (0.70%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.53%) hybris
9 3 (0.53%) Twitter
10 2 (0.35%) Demandware
10 2 (0.35%) ATG
10 2 (0.35%) Google
10 2 (0.35%) Baan
10 2 (0.35%) SunGard
10 2 (0.35%) HP
10 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco
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