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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / South East
Rank 69 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 209 237 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.87% 2.89% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.61% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 141 161
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.43 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-40.86% +43.75%

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
5856 6563 7187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.40% 80.00% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3438 3925 3976
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 284 249
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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
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 16 January 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
Berkshire +3 59 £400 +6.66% 11
Buckinghamshire 0 39 £400 +6.66% 3
Hampshire +11 29 £345 -10.38% 17
Oxfordshire +6 27 £480 +6.66% 2
West Sussex +5 19 £404 -26.54% 5
Surrey -16 19 £410 -18.00% 8
East Sussex +12 7 £375 -16.66% 4
Kent - 3 £500 -
Middlesex +2 2 £645 +51.76%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 141 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (28.23%) Finance
3 85 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (17.29%) Project Management
4 79 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (14.00%) Scrum
6 59 (12.91%) Change Management
7 50 (10.94%) User Stories
8 49 (10.72%) ISEB
9 46 (10.07%) Degree
10 42 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (8.75%) Telecoms
11 40 (8.75%) Use Case
12 39 (8.53%) SAP
13 38 (8.32%) Management Information System
13 38 (8.32%) Retail
14 37 (8.10%) Waterfall
15 36 (7.88%) Banking
16 35 (7.66%) Microsoft
17 34 (7.44%) ITIL
17 34 (7.44%) Security Cleared
18 32 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 32 (7.00%) Data Analysis
19 30 (6.56%) Marketing
19 30 (6.56%) PRINCE2
20 29 (6.35%) Analytics
21 28 (6.13%) Business Transformation
22 27 (5.91%) SDLC
22 27 (5.91%) MS Office
22 27 (5.91%) CRM

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 19 (4.16%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.19%) Documentum
3 5 (1.09%) SAS
4 4 (0.88%) CMS
5 3 (0.66%) Confluence
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.22%) CICS
6 1 (0.22%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.22%) Commerce Server 2007
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (5.91%) MS Office
2 23 (5.03%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.72%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.66%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.22%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.22%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.22%) SystmOne
8 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.97%) Office 365
2 4 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.44%) Force.com
3 2 (0.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.84%) Internet
2 5 (1.09%) LDAP
3 4 (0.88%) VoIP
4 3 (0.66%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (0.66%) SSL
5 2 (0.44%) FTP
5 2 (0.44%) HTTP
5 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.44%) NAS
5 2 (0.44%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) GSM
6 1 (0.22%) MPLS
6 1 (0.22%) PBX
6 1 (0.22%) PSTN
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) WebEx
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.19%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.97%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.66%) Big Data
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.66%) QlikView
9 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.44%) DB2
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.22%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.22%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 12 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 11 (2.41%) JUnit
3 10 (2.19%) Ant
3 10 (2.19%) CruiseControl
3 10 (2.19%) Subversion
4 9 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.75%) JIRA
5 8 (1.75%) StarTeam
6 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.44%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.44%) NUnit
8 2 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.22%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.22%) Selenium
9 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
General
1 129 (28.23%) Finance
2 40 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 38 (8.32%) Retail
4 36 (7.88%) Banking
5 30 (6.56%) Marketing
6 13 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.84%) Spanish Language
7 12 (2.63%) Legal
8 9 (1.97%) Automotive
9 8 (1.75%) Electronics
10 7 (1.53%) Back Office
10 7 (1.53%) Local Government
10 7 (1.53%) Military
11 6 (1.31%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (1.31%) Publishing
12 4 (0.88%) Advertising
13 2 (0.44%) Billing
13 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Law
14 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 331 (72.43%) Analyst
2 297 (64.99%) Business Analyst
3 37 (8.10%) Developer
4 23 (5.03%) Agile Business Analyst
4 23 (5.03%) Digital Analyst
4 23 (5.03%) Digital Business Analyst
4 23 (5.03%) Project Manager
5 22 (4.81%) Consultant
5 22 (4.81%) Financial Analyst
6 20 (4.38%) Business Manager
7 19 (4.16%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (4.16%) Senior Business Analyst
8 18 (3.94%) Finance Business Analyst
8 18 (3.94%) Process Analyst
8 18 (3.94%) Project Analyst
9 14 (3.06%) Service Analyst
10 13 (2.84%) Data Business Analyst
10 13 (2.84%) Java Developer
11 12 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
12 11 (2.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.97%) OAuth
1 9 (1.97%) WDK
1 9 (1.97%) Web Services
2 8 (1.75%) .NET
3 5 (1.09%) XML
4 4 (0.88%) iOS SDK
4 4 (0.88%) Mason
4 4 (0.88%) SOAP
5 3 (0.66%) Android SDK
5 3 (0.66%) jQuery
6 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.44%) Middleware
7 1 (0.22%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.22%) Apache CXF
7 1 (0.22%) CSS
7 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.22%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.22%) HTML
7 1 (0.22%) RESTful
7 1 (0.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.32%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.60%) User Experience
4 20 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.19%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (2.19%) Taxonomies
6 8 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.75%) PMI
7 7 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.31%) Economics
8 6 (1.31%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.31%) iPad
9 5 (1.09%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.09%) iPhone
9 5 (1.09%) Life Science
9 5 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.66%) Social Media
11 3 (0.66%) Social Network
11 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.41%) Android
2 10 (2.19%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.75%) Windows
4 6 (1.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.22%) MVS
5 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (17.29%) Project Management
4 64 (14.00%) Scrum
5 59 (12.91%) Change Management
6 50 (10.94%) User Stories
7 42 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (8.75%) Use Case
9 37 (8.10%) Waterfall
10 34 (7.44%) ITIL
11 32 (7.00%) Data Analysis
11 32 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (6.56%) PRINCE2
13 29 (6.35%) Analytics
14 28 (6.13%) Business Transformation
15 27 (5.91%) CRM
15 27 (5.91%) SDLC
16 25 (5.47%) Data Modelling
17 24 (5.25%) Workflow
18 23 (5.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.47%) Java
2 23 (5.03%) SQL
3 17 (3.72%) C
4 6 (1.31%) ABAP
4 6 (1.31%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.88%) C#
5 4 (0.88%) C++
5 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.88%) VB
6 3 (0.66%) Apple Swift
6 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.44%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (0.44%) COBOL
7 2 (0.44%) JCL
7 2 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (10.72%) ISEB
2 46 (10.07%) Degree
3 34 (7.44%) Security Cleared
4 27 (5.91%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.31%) MBA
7 6 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.88%) AAT
8 4 (0.88%) ACCA
8 4 (0.88%) CBAP
8 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.66%) CIMA
9 3 (0.66%) IIBA
9 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.66%) PMP
10 1 (0.22%) APMP
10 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.72%) QA
2 12 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.44%) COBIT
3 2 (0.44%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.22%) COREP
4 1 (0.22%) FINREP
4 1 (0.22%) GAAP
4 1 (0.22%) GxP
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.22%) MiFID
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (8.53%) SAP
2 35 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.69%) Oracle
4 13 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.41%) Google
6 9 (1.97%) Apple
7 8 (1.75%) HP
7 8 (1.75%) IBM
8 6 (1.31%) NetSuite
8 6 (1.31%) Workday
9 5 (1.09%) Infor
10 4 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (0.88%) Sage
10 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.88%) Tableau
11 3 (0.66%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.66%) Cognos
12 2 (0.44%) Adobe
12 2 (0.44%) Axway
12 2 (0.44%) Hyperion
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £390.00 - £400.0 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £275 - £295 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Littlehampton, West Sussex, United Kingdom
The Body Shop
Rate: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago