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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 61 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 274 282 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.19% 2.99% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.87% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 185 140
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £492 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.38 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+47.91% -7.69%
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
6834 7291 6310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.61% 77.42% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4208 4016 3367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
Berkshire +23 70 £376 -2.96% 16
Buckinghamshire +10 46 £375 +2.04% 13
Surrey -14 46 £500 +17.64% 10
Hampshire +16 33 £375 -6.25% 10
Oxfordshire -11 26 £450 - 7
West Sussex +3 24 £455 +7.05% 7
East Sussex +4 10 £325 -23.52% 2
Middlesex 0 6 £450 +16.12%
Kent -9 6 £313 -24.24% 3
Sussex - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (27.07%) Finance
2 118 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (18.61%) Project Management
4 92 (17.29%) SQL
5 89 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 79 (14.85%) Oracle
7 70 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (12.03%) ISEB
9 62 (11.65%) Banking
10 55 (10.34%) Data Analysis
11 49 (9.21%) PRINCE2
12 47 (8.83%) Data Modelling
13 46 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (8.46%) MS Excel
14 45 (8.46%) Retail
14 45 (8.46%) Waterfall
15 42 (7.89%) Degree
15 42 (7.89%) Microsoft
16 40 (7.52%) Change Management
17 39 (7.33%) Telecoms
18 38 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
18 38 (7.14%) User Stories
19 37 (6.95%) Scrum
19 37 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
20 35 (6.58%) Oracle Database
21 33 (6.20%) ITIL
22 32 (6.02%) Unix
22 32 (6.02%) SAP
23 31 (5.83%) Asset Management
23 31 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.75%) Confluence
3 3 (0.56%) CMS
3 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.56%) SAS
3 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.51%) MS Visio
3 19 (3.57%) MS Office
3 19 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.69%) MS Project
5 4 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Eagle PACE
2 6 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.13%) SAP HCM
3 5 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.75%) Endur
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.38%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) HFM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (1.13%) Internet
2 6 (1.13%) MVNO
3 3 (0.56%) Firewall
3 3 (0.56%) Intranet
3 3 (0.56%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.56%) NAS
3 3 (0.56%) SAN
3 3 (0.56%) SMTP
4 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.38%) VoIP
4 2 (0.38%) WebEx
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) LDAP
5 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (6.58%) Oracle Database
3 28 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 25 (4.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (2.26%) DB2
6 12 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (2.07%) Oracle9i Database
8 10 (1.88%) Big Data
8 10 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (1.50%) MS Access
10 7 (1.32%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.32%) PowerCenter
11 6 (1.13%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.75%) GIS
12 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (1.50%) JIRA
3 6 (1.13%) Toad
4 5 (0.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.38%) ERwin
5 2 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.38%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 144 (27.07%) Finance
2 62 (11.65%) Banking
3 45 (8.46%) Retail
4 39 (7.33%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.01%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.82%) Publishing
7 12 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (2.07%) Billing
8 11 (2.07%) Marketing
9 10 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.88%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.69%) Automotive
11 5 (0.94%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.56%) Front Office
12 3 (0.56%) Games
12 3 (0.56%) Legal
12 3 (0.56%) Local Government
12 3 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (72.37%) Analyst
2 312 (58.65%) Business Analyst
3 45 (8.46%) Developer
4 39 (7.33%) Financial Analyst
5 37 (6.95%) Finance Business Analyst
6 35 (6.58%) Architect
7 34 (6.39%) Project Manager
8 32 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
9 30 (5.64%) Senior Business Analyst
10 27 (5.08%) Data Business Analyst
11 25 (4.70%) Process Analyst
12 24 (4.51%) Business Systems Analyst
12 24 (4.51%) Service Analyst
13 23 (4.32%) IT Analyst
13 23 (4.32%) Oracle Developer
14 22 (4.14%) Business IT Analyst
14 22 (4.14%) IT Business Analyst
15 21 (3.95%) Data Analyst
15 21 (3.95%) PL/SQL Developer
15 21 (3.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.08%) XML
2 11 (2.07%) HTML
3 10 (1.88%) .NET
4 8 (1.50%) Web Services
5 6 (1.13%) CSS
6 5 (0.94%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.94%) Middleware
7 4 (0.75%) J2EE
7 4 (0.75%) SOAP
8 3 (0.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.56%) D3.js
8 3 (0.56%) EDI
8 3 (0.56%) HTML5
8 3 (0.56%) JMS
8 3 (0.56%) jQuery
8 3 (0.56%) Three.js
8 3 (0.56%) WebGL
9 2 (0.38%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.38%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.88%) User Experience
5 8 (1.50%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.13%) Statistics
6 6 (1.13%) Visualisation
7 5 (0.94%) Clustering
7 5 (0.94%) Data Extraction
7 5 (0.94%) Life Science
7 5 (0.94%) NHS
8 4 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.56%) Derivative
9 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.56%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.56%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.02%) Unix
2 17 (3.20%) Windows
3 7 (1.32%) Linux
4 6 (1.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.38%) AIX
5 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.38%) Solaris
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) VMS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (18.61%) Project Management
3 89 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 49 (9.21%) PRINCE2
6 47 (8.83%) Data Modelling
7 46 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (8.46%) Waterfall
9 40 (7.52%) Change Management
10 38 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
10 38 (7.14%) User Stories
11 37 (6.95%) Scrum
12 33 (6.20%) ITIL
13 31 (5.83%) Asset Management
13 31 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (5.26%) CRM
15 26 (4.89%) SDLC
16 25 (4.70%) Business Development
17 21 (3.95%) System Testing
17 21 (3.95%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 92 (17.29%) SQL
2 30 (5.64%) PL/SQL
3 27 (5.08%) Shell Script
4 13 (2.44%) Java
4 13 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.13%) JCL
6 5 (0.94%) C
6 5 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.75%) C#
8 3 (0.56%) ABAP
9 2 (0.38%) VBA
10 1 (0.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 64 (12.03%) ISEB
2 42 (7.89%) Degree
3 25 (4.70%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.38%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (2.26%) CBAP
7 10 (1.88%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.94%) ACCA
9 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.56%) CIMA
11 2 (0.38%) IIBA
11 2 (0.38%) MCSD
11 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.19%) CCNA
12 1 (0.19%) CCSP
12 1 (0.19%) MCSE
12 1 (0.19%) PMP
12 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.50%) QA
3 7 (1.32%) ISO 9000
4 6 (1.13%) SLA
5 5 (0.94%) FATCA
5 5 (0.94%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.56%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.56%) GAAP
8 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.19%) MiFID
9 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) OpenView
1 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.38%) Control-M
2 2 (0.38%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.38%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 79 (14.85%) Oracle
2 42 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.02%) SAP
4 10 (1.88%) Remedy
4 10 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.69%) Informatica
6 8 (1.50%) Vermilion
7 5 (0.94%) ATG
7 5 (0.94%) VMware
8 4 (0.75%) Cognos
8 4 (0.75%) IBM
9 3 (0.56%) ForgeRock
9 3 (0.56%) HP
9 3 (0.56%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.56%) Kronos
9 3 (0.56%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.56%) StorageTek
9 3 (0.56%) Sun
9 3 (0.56%) Tableau
10 2 (0.38%) IFS
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Posted: 2 days ago
South East
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West Sussex
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Weybridge, Surrey
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Oxfordshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
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Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
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South East England
Opal Tree Solutions
Rate: £225 - £330 per day
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Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
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Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Bracknell
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