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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 88 75 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 185 258 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.42% 2.71% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.39% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 152 230
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.43 £33.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.18% -2.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
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
6122 7605 7612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 79.78% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4484 4265
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 312 282
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Berkshire -13 49 £400 +3.22% 4
Hampshire +18 34 £425 +7.59% 8
Buckinghamshire +3 31 £388 -3.12% 4
West Sussex +22 20 £375 -17.12% 2
Surrey -9 19 £450 -5.26% 4
Oxfordshire -8 15 £484 -15.86% 2
East Sussex +9 9 £375 -16.66% 3
Middlesex -1 4 £595 +32.22%
Kent -1 2 £419 +28.84%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 134 (27.40%) Finance
2 130 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (20.04%) Project Management
4 91 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
7 61 (12.47%) Change Management
8 51 (10.43%) SAP
9 46 (9.41%) Telecoms
10 45 (9.20%) SQL
10 45 (9.20%) ISEB
11 44 (9.00%) Scrum
11 44 (9.00%) Retail
11 44 (9.00%) Degree
11 44 (9.00%) Use Case
12 43 (8.79%) Management Information System
12 43 (8.79%) User Stories
13 42 (8.59%) Microsoft
13 42 (8.59%) Marketing
14 41 (8.38%) Banking
14 41 (8.38%) Oracle
15 40 (8.18%) Waterfall
16 37 (7.57%) SDLC
16 37 (7.57%) Migration
17 36 (7.36%) ITIL
18 33 (6.75%) Workflow
18 33 (6.75%) CRM
18 33 (6.75%) Data Modelling
19 32 (6.54%) PRINCE2
20 31 (6.34%) UML

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 12 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.04%) Documentum
3 5 (1.02%) CMS
3 5 (1.02%) Confluence
3 5 (1.02%) SAS
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.20%) CICS
6 1 (0.20%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.20%) Commerce Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (5.93%) MS Office
2 28 (5.73%) MS Visio
3 22 (4.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (3.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.82%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.61%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.20%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.20%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.84%) Office 365
2 4 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.41%) Force.com
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.45%) Internet
2 5 (1.02%) LDAP
3 3 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (0.61%) SSL
4 2 (0.41%) FTP
4 2 (0.41%) HTTP
4 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.41%) NAS
4 2 (0.41%) SAN
4 2 (0.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) GSM
5 1 (0.20%) Intranet
5 1 (0.20%) MPLS
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
5 1 (0.20%) SMS
5 1 (0.20%) VPN
5 1 (0.20%) WebEx
5 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
1 18 (3.68%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.64%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.82%) Big Data
8 4 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 4 (0.82%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.61%) QlikView
10 2 (0.41%) DB2
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.66%) JIRA
2 11 (2.25%) Eclipse
3 10 (2.04%) Ant
3 10 (2.04%) CruiseControl
3 10 (2.04%) JUnit
3 10 (2.04%) Subversion
4 9 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.64%) StarTeam
6 6 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.20%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.20%) NUnit
9 1 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 134 (27.40%) Finance
2 46 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 44 (9.00%) Retail
4 42 (8.59%) Marketing
5 41 (8.38%) Banking
6 25 (5.11%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.86%) Automotive
8 11 (2.25%) Electronics
9 9 (1.84%) Legal
10 7 (1.43%) Local Government
10 7 (1.43%) Military
10 7 (1.43%) Spanish Language
11 6 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (1.23%) Publishing
12 5 (1.02%) Back Office
13 3 (0.61%) Advertising
13 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.41%) Billing
14 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 363 (74.23%) Analyst
2 312 (63.80%) Business Analyst
3 36 (7.36%) Developer
4 34 (6.95%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.93%) Financial Analyst
6 26 (5.32%) Agile Business Analyst
7 24 (4.91%) Systems Analyst
8 23 (4.70%) Data Business Analyst
8 23 (4.70%) Finance Business Analyst
8 23 (4.70%) Service Analyst
9 22 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
10 21 (4.29%) Business Manager
10 21 (4.29%) Consultant
11 20 (4.09%) Digital Analyst
12 19 (3.89%) Digital Business Analyst
12 19 (3.89%) Process Analyst
13 18 (3.68%) Senior Business Analyst
14 16 (3.27%) Business Systems Analyst
14 16 (3.27%) Project Analyst
15 15 (3.07%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.84%) WDK
2 8 (1.64%) .NET
3 7 (1.43%) Web Services
3 7 (1.43%) XML
4 6 (1.23%) HTML
5 5 (1.02%) OAuth
6 4 (0.82%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.82%) HTML5
6 4 (0.82%) Mason
6 4 (0.82%) XHTML
7 3 (0.61%) jQuery
7 3 (0.61%) Middleware
8 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.20%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.20%) CSS
9 1 (0.20%) JSP
9 1 (0.20%) SOAP
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.20%) WinForms
9 1 (0.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 83 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (8.79%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.86%) User Experience
4 13 (2.66%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.04%) Life Science
5 10 (2.04%) Taxonomies
6 9 (1.84%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.64%) PMI
8 6 (1.23%) Economics
8 6 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.82%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.82%) NHS
10 4 (0.82%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.82%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.82%) Social Media
11 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.43%) Unix
1 7 (1.43%) Windows
2 3 (0.61%) Android
3 2 (0.41%) Linux
3 2 (0.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (20.04%) Project Management
3 91 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
5 61 (12.47%) Change Management
6 44 (9.00%) Scrum
6 44 (9.00%) Use Case
7 43 (8.79%) User Stories
8 40 (8.18%) Waterfall
9 37 (7.57%) Migration
9 37 (7.57%) SDLC
10 36 (7.36%) ITIL
11 33 (6.75%) CRM
11 33 (6.75%) Data Modelling
11 33 (6.75%) Workflow
12 32 (6.54%) PRINCE2
13 31 (6.34%) UML
14 30 (6.13%) Data Analysis
14 30 (6.13%) Programme Management
14 30 (6.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.20%) SQL
2 29 (5.93%) Java
3 19 (3.89%) PL/SQL
4 18 (3.68%) C
5 11 (2.25%) VB
6 9 (1.84%) C++
7 7 (1.43%) C#
8 6 (1.23%) ABAP
8 6 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.82%) COBOL
10 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (0.41%) JCL
11 2 (0.41%) Perl
11 2 (0.41%) PHP
12 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (9.20%) ISEB
2 44 (9.00%) Degree
3 30 (6.13%) Security Cleared
4 21 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.64%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.23%) CBAP
7 6 (1.23%) MBA
8 5 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.61%) AAT
10 3 (0.61%) ACCA
10 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.61%) PMP
11 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.41%) CIMA
11 2 (0.41%) IIBA
12 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.70%) QA
2 11 (2.25%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.25%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.82%) ISO22301
4 3 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.61%) SLA
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) MiFID
6 1 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) COREP
6 1 (0.20%) FINREP
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
1 1 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (10.43%) SAP
2 42 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 41 (8.38%) Oracle
4 13 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.04%) Google
6 8 (1.64%) HP
6 8 (1.64%) IBM
7 5 (1.02%) Infor
7 5 (1.02%) NetSuite
7 5 (1.02%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.02%) Workday
8 4 (0.82%) Apple
8 4 (0.82%) Capita
8 4 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.82%) Tableau
9 3 (0.61%) Adobe
9 3 (0.61%) Cognos
9 3 (0.61%) Sage
10 2 (0.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.41%) Hyperion
Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago