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 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 56 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 328 305 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.40% 3.02% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 3.88% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 203 169
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £378
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £25.25 £22.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.22% -59.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
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
7658 7859 6980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.47% 77.84% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4727 4423 3895
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 285 278
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +22 72 £400 +8.10% 15
Berkshire +6 69 £425 +12.58% 14
Hampshire -6 53 £425 - 8
Surrey -11 38 £450 +12.50% 10
West Sussex +3 26 £400 - 3
Kent -12 18 £325 +10.16% 5
East Sussex -1 14 £325 -18.75% 2
Oxfordshire -33 11 £375 -9.09% 3
Middlesex +4 7 £380 +78.82%
Home Counties - 4 £450 -
Sussex - 1 £175 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 161 (27.85%) Finance
2 129 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (19.55%) Project Management
4 104 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 92 (15.92%) SQL
6 86 (14.88%) Oracle
7 70 (12.11%) Banking
8 69 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
10 56 (9.69%) PRINCE2
11 51 (8.82%) Microsoft
12 48 (8.30%) Data Analysis
12 48 (8.30%) User Stories
13 47 (8.13%) Retail
14 46 (7.96%) Waterfall
15 44 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
15 44 (7.61%) Change Management
15 44 (7.61%) Scrum
16 43 (7.44%) ISEB
16 43 (7.44%) MS Excel
17 40 (6.92%) Asset Management
17 40 (6.92%) Oracle Database
18 39 (6.75%) Degree
19 37 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
20 36 (6.23%) Telecoms
21 35 (6.06%) MS Visio
21 35 (6.06%) Unix
21 35 (6.06%) SAP
21 35 (6.06%) PL/SQL
22 34 (5.88%) ITIL

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 24 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.38%) SAS
3 6 (1.04%) CMS
4 5 (0.87%) Confluence
5 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 19 (3.29%) MS Office
4 16 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.04%) MS Project
6 4 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.21%) Hyperion Planning
3 6 (1.04%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (1.04%) SAP HCM
4 5 (0.87%) Cognos Planning
4 5 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.69%) HFM
5 4 (0.69%) Maximo
6 3 (0.52%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.52%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.35%) Endur
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.87%) Office 365
4 3 (0.52%) SaaS
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.17%) Trello
6 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.87%) Internet
2 4 (0.69%) NAS
2 4 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (0.69%) SAN
3 3 (0.52%) Firewall
3 3 (0.52%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.52%) SMTP
4 2 (0.35%) Intranet
4 2 (0.35%) MVNO
4 2 (0.35%) VoIP
4 2 (0.35%) WebEx
4 2 (0.35%) Wireless
5 1 (0.17%) ATM
5 1 (0.17%) FTP
5 1 (0.17%) LAN
5 1 (0.17%) LDAP
5 1 (0.17%) Network Security
5 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.92%) Oracle Database
2 37 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (5.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 32 (5.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (4.15%) SQL Server
5 16 (2.77%) Big Data
5 16 (2.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (2.42%) QlikView
8 9 (1.56%) PowerCenter
8 9 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.38%) DB2
10 7 (1.21%) PowerPivot
11 6 (1.04%) Oracle OWB
12 5 (0.87%) Spotfire
13 4 (0.69%) MS Access
13 4 (0.69%) Power BI
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (4.67%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (1.90%) JIRA
3 5 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.35%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.17%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.17%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) Toad
6 1 (0.17%) Zephyr
General
1 161 (27.85%) Finance
2 70 (12.11%) Banking
3 47 (8.13%) Retail
4 36 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.29%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.08%) Marketing
6 12 (2.08%) Publishing
7 9 (1.56%) Billing
8 8 (1.38%) Automotive
8 8 (1.38%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.04%) Legal
9 6 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.04%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.69%) Front Office
10 4 (0.69%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Advertising
11 2 (0.35%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 397 (68.69%) Analyst
2 333 (57.61%) Business Analyst
3 48 (8.30%) Developer
4 43 (7.44%) Project Manager
5 40 (6.92%) Financial Analyst
6 37 (6.40%) Finance Business Analyst
7 36 (6.23%) Business Systems Analyst
8 35 (6.06%) Architect
9 28 (4.84%) Consultant
9 28 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
10 27 (4.67%) IT Analyst
11 26 (4.50%) Data Business Analyst
11 26 (4.50%) Oracle Forms Developer
12 25 (4.33%) Business IT Analyst
12 25 (4.33%) IT Business Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Service Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Systems Analyst
14 20 (3.46%) Senior Business Analyst
15 19 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
16 18 (3.11%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.54%) XML
2 11 (1.90%) .NET
3 10 (1.73%) Web Services
4 7 (1.21%) HTML
4 7 (1.21%) Middleware
5 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.87%) CSS
5 5 (0.87%) SOAP
6 4 (0.69%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.52%) JMS
8 2 (0.35%) D3.js
8 2 (0.35%) Three.js
8 2 (0.35%) WebGL
8 2 (0.35%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.17%) Java EE
9 1 (0.17%) jQuery
9 1 (0.17%) MDX
9 1 (0.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 11 (1.90%) Visualisation
4 10 (1.73%) User Experience
5 9 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.38%) Statistics
7 6 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.04%) Life Science
8 4 (0.69%) Clustering
8 4 (0.69%) CMDB
8 4 (0.69%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.69%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.69%) NHS
8 4 (0.69%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.52%) FMCG
9 3 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.52%) Wiki
10 2 (0.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.06%) Unix
2 21 (3.63%) Windows
3 3 (0.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.35%) Linux
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.17%) AIX
5 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Solaris
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (19.55%) Project Management
3 104 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (9.69%) PRINCE2
6 48 (8.30%) Data Analysis
6 48 (8.30%) User Stories
7 46 (7.96%) Waterfall
8 44 (7.61%) Change Management
8 44 (7.61%) Scrum
8 44 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 40 (6.92%) Asset Management
10 34 (5.88%) ITIL
11 33 (5.71%) CRM
12 31 (5.36%) GAP Analysis
13 30 (5.19%) Business Development
13 30 (5.19%) Migration
13 30 (5.19%) SDLC
14 29 (5.02%) Data Modelling
15 28 (4.84%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 92 (15.92%) SQL
2 35 (6.06%) PL/SQL
3 29 (5.02%) Shell Script
4 12 (2.08%) Java
5 9 (1.56%) C#
5 9 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.21%) VBA
7 6 (1.04%) VB
8 4 (0.69%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.52%) C
9 3 (0.52%) JCL
10 1 (0.17%) PHP
10 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (7.44%) ISEB
2 39 (6.75%) Degree
3 28 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.11%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.08%) ACCA
6 11 (1.90%) CIMA
6 11 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.73%) CBAP
8 6 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.87%) PMP
10 4 (0.69%) IIBA
10 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.35%) MCSD
13 1 (0.17%) APMP
13 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.73%) QA
2 7 (1.21%) ISO 9000
3 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.87%) FATCA
3 5 (0.87%) SLA
4 3 (0.52%) CRD IV
4 3 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) GAAP
5 1 (0.17%) GxP
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Control-M
1 3 (0.52%) OpenView
1 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.17%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 86 (14.88%) Oracle
2 51 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.06%) SAP
4 15 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.25%) Hyperion
6 9 (1.56%) Cognos
6 9 (1.56%) Informatica
6 9 (1.56%) Tableau
7 8 (1.38%) Remedy
8 7 (1.21%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.04%) Vermilion
10 5 (0.87%) Anaplan
10 5 (0.87%) ATG
10 5 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.87%) Pega
10 5 (0.87%) Teradata
11 4 (0.69%) HP
11 4 (0.69%) IBM
11 4 (0.69%) Sun
11 4 (0.69%) VMware
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