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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 66 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 272 230 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.78% 2.60% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 3.56% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 134 167
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -5.79%
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
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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
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 27 February 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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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
Surrey +22 57 £425 -10.52% 10
Berkshire -26 46 £388 -3.12% 11
Oxfordshire +14 42 £425 +41.07% 12
Buckinghamshire -6 41 £388 +3.33% 19
Hampshire -9 36 £413 +10.00% 24
West Sussex +5 26 £425 +2.40% 3
East Sussex +2 12 £415 -5.19% 2
Kent -15 6 £500 +33.33% 2
Middlesex +4 4 £375 -1.63%
Home Counties +4 1 £413 -8.33%
Sussex - - - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 204 (34.00%) Finance
2 150 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 131 (21.83%) Project Management
3 131 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (14.67%) ISEB
5 79 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (12.67%) Data Modelling
7 66 (11.00%) Retail
8 63 (10.50%) E-Commerce
9 59 (9.83%) Telecoms
10 56 (9.33%) Waterfall
11 54 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (8.67%) MS Excel
12 52 (8.67%) PRINCE2
13 50 (8.33%) SQL
14 49 (8.17%) Migration
15 48 (8.00%) Scrum
15 48 (8.00%) Use Case
16 46 (7.67%) MS Visio
17 44 (7.33%) Microsoft
18 42 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (7.00%) User Stories
19 41 (6.83%) Oracle
20 39 (6.50%) Banking
21 38 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
22 37 (6.17%) Data Analysis
22 37 (6.17%) Degree
23 36 (6.00%) UML
23 36 (6.00%) Change Management
24 32 (5.33%) GAP Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.17%) CMS
4 6 (1.00%) Lync
5 5 (0.83%) Documentum
5 5 (0.83%) SAS
6 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.33%) JBoss
7 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.33%) Moodle
7 2 (0.33%) Confluence
8 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.67%) MS Visio
3 28 (4.67%) MS Office
4 19 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.67%) MS Project
6 4 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (1.17%) Agresso
1 7 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.50%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.50%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.50%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.33%) Magento
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.17%) SaaS
2 5 (0.83%) Office 365
3 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.50%) Force.com
5 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.67%) Intranet
2 10 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (1.33%) Internet
4 5 (0.83%) WAN
5 4 (0.67%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.50%) LAN
7 2 (0.33%) VoIP
7 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.17%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.17%) IPv4
8 1 (0.17%) IPv6
8 1 (0.17%) MVNO
8 1 (0.17%) ATM
8 1 (0.17%) Broadband
8 1 (0.17%) MGCP
8 1 (0.17%) RTP
8 1 (0.17%) SS7
8 1 (0.17%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.33%) PowerCenter
6 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (0.83%) Essbase
7 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.83%) Data Mart
7 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.33%) MS Access
10 2 (0.33%) DB2
10 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (1.67%) JIRA
2 5 (0.83%) CruiseControl
2 5 (0.83%) Subversion
2 5 (0.83%) Ant
2 5 (0.83%) JUnit
2 5 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.67%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.33%) MorphX
4 2 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.17%) Toad
5 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.17%) ERwin
5 1 (0.17%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 204 (34.00%) Finance
2 66 (11.00%) Retail
3 59 (9.83%) Telecoms
4 39 (6.50%) Banking
5 28 (4.67%) Publishing
6 21 (3.50%) Automotive
7 18 (3.00%) Marketing
8 12 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.67%) Advertising
9 10 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.33%) Billing
11 7 (1.17%) Legal
12 6 (1.00%) Retail Banking
12 6 (1.00%) German Language
13 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.50%) Games
14 3 (0.50%) Back Office
14 3 (0.50%) Local Government
15 2 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 469 (78.17%) Analyst
2 422 (70.33%) Business Analyst
3 44 (7.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 42 (7.00%) Data Analyst
5 39 (6.50%) Project Manager
6 32 (5.33%) Developer
7 28 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
8 27 (4.50%) Senior Business Analyst
9 23 (3.83%) Financial Business Analyst
10 22 (3.67%) Consultant
11 20 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 19 (3.17%) Business Manager
13 18 (3.00%) IT Business Analyst
13 18 (3.00%) Architect
13 18 (3.00%) Technical Analyst
14 16 (2.67%) Systems Analyst
14 16 (2.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 16 (2.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
15 14 (2.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
16 12 (2.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.33%) .NET
2 13 (2.17%) Java EE
3 9 (1.50%) XML
4 8 (1.33%) Web Services
5 5 (0.83%) WDK
6 4 (0.67%) Visualforce
6 4 (0.67%) Mason
7 3 (0.50%) MDX
7 3 (0.50%) HTML
8 2 (0.33%) Middleware
8 2 (0.33%) XSLT
8 2 (0.33%) WCF
8 2 (0.33%) WinForms
8 2 (0.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.33%) D3.js
8 2 (0.33%) Raphaël
8 2 (0.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.17%) Spring
9 1 (0.17%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.50%) User Experience
6 5 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (0.83%) Learning Management System
6 5 (0.83%) Taxonomies
7 4 (0.67%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.67%) Reference Data
7 4 (0.67%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.67%) PMI
7 4 (0.67%) Life Science
7 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.50%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.50%) EPoS
9 2 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.33%) DTV
9 2 (0.33%) Statistics
9 2 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.83%) Windows
2 8 (1.33%) UNIX
3 6 (1.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 131 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (21.83%) Project Management
3 76 (12.67%) Data Modelling
4 63 (10.50%) E-Commerce
5 56 (9.33%) Waterfall
6 54 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (8.67%) PRINCE2
8 49 (8.17%) Migration
9 48 (8.00%) Scrum
9 48 (8.00%) Use Case
10 42 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 42 (7.00%) User Stories
11 37 (6.17%) Data Analysis
12 36 (6.00%) UML
12 36 (6.00%) Change Management
13 32 (5.33%) GAP Analysis
14 31 (5.17%) ETL
14 31 (5.17%) ITIL
15 30 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (8.33%) SQL
2 29 (4.83%) Java
3 18 (3.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.17%) C
4 7 (1.17%) C#
5 6 (1.00%) VBA
6 4 (0.67%) Apex Code
6 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (0.33%) X++
8 2 (0.33%) R
8 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.33%) VB
8 2 (0.33%) ABAP
9 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 88 (14.67%) ISEB
2 37 (6.17%) Degree
3 21 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.17%) CBAP
6 11 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.83%) VCP4
8 4 (0.67%) IIBA
8 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) APMP
11 1 (0.17%) AAT
11 1 (0.17%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.17%) PMP
11 1 (0.17%) CCA
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.50%) QA
2 7 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.67%) COREP
3 4 (0.67%) FINREP
3 4 (0.67%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.33%) SLA
4 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Control-M
2 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (7.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.83%) Oracle
3 25 (4.17%) SAP
4 9 (1.50%) Cognos
4 9 (1.50%) Informatica
5 7 (1.17%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.67%) Remedy
7 4 (0.67%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.50%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.50%) hybris
9 2 (0.33%) Demandware
9 2 (0.33%) Endeca
9 2 (0.33%) Google
9 2 (0.33%) Baan
9 2 (0.33%) ATG
9 2 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.33%) Siebel
9 2 (0.33%) Cisco
9 2 (0.33%) IBM
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benfits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £370 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £470 - £500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £625 to £700 per day £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
SLR Consultants
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago