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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 58 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 276 280 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.05% 3.12% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 4.28% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 194 147
Average daily rate
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£400 £356 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £458 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £33.75 £55.00 £19.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +179.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £14.60 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £55.00 £53.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+48.39% +21.30%
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
6906 6535 5827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.33% 72.77% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3956 3616 3078
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 253 246
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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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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 -12 57 £389 +14.33% 19
Hampshire +23 56 £425 +6.25% 10
Oxfordshire +6 46 £383 +15.90% 12
Buckinghamshire -14 38 £350 - 13
Surrey +7 30 £400 +2.56% 14
East Sussex -3 15 £425 +25.00% 1
West Sussex -21 13 £400 - 6
Kent 0 5 £295 -21.33% 5
Middlesex +2 2 £264 -40.05% 1
Sussex - 2 - -
Home Counties +2 1 £425 -
Thames Valley 0 1 £480 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 167 (30.42%) Finance
2 131 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 130 (23.68%) Project Management
4 119 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (13.30%) Data Modelling
6 70 (12.75%) ISEB
7 69 (12.57%) Telecoms
8 61 (11.11%) SQL
9 59 (10.75%) MS Excel
10 58 (10.56%) Microsoft
11 56 (10.20%) Data Analysis
11 56 (10.20%) Waterfall
12 53 (9.65%) Migration
12 53 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
13 49 (8.93%) Use Case
14 47 (8.56%) Degree
14 47 (8.56%) E-Commerce
15 46 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (8.20%) Oracle
17 43 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
18 41 (7.47%) MS Visio
19 38 (6.92%) Scrum
20 37 (6.74%) GAP Analysis
21 36 (6.56%) Retail
21 36 (6.56%) ETL
22 35 (6.38%) Banking
23 33 (6.01%) User Stories
24 32 (5.83%) PRINCE2
24 32 (5.83%) UML
25 30 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 17 (3.10%) CMS
2 16 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.37%) SAS
4 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.73%) Moodle
6 3 (0.55%) Confluence
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.36%) Drupal
7 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.36%) IIS
7 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.36%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.18%) JBoss
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 59 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 41 (7.47%) MS Visio
3 24 (4.37%) MS Office
4 16 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.55%) MS Project
6 4 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.55%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) HFM
4 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.18%) Unica
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.64%) SaaS
2 2 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.36%) IaaS
2 2 (0.36%) PaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.46%) Internet
2 7 (1.28%) WAN
2 7 (1.28%) Intranet
2 7 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (0.91%) VoIP
4 4 (0.73%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.55%) LAN
6 2 (0.36%) Telepresence
6 2 (0.36%) 4G
6 2 (0.36%) LTE
6 2 (0.36%) ATM
6 2 (0.36%) Firewall
6 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.18%) 2G
7 1 (0.18%) LDAP
7 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) Broadband
7 1 (0.18%) SDH
7 1 (0.18%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (3.46%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (2.55%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.64%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (1.46%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.91%) Base SAS
8 5 (0.91%) Big Data
9 4 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (0.73%) Data Mart
9 4 (0.73%) PowerCenter
9 4 (0.73%) DB2
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.55%) QlikView
10 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.28%) JIRA
3 5 (0.91%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.55%) ERwin
5 2 (0.36%) MorphX
General
1 167 (30.42%) Finance
2 69 (12.57%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.56%) Retail
4 35 (6.38%) Banking
5 18 (3.28%) Publishing
6 15 (2.73%) Marketing
7 14 (2.55%) Billing
8 12 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.00%) Automotive
10 10 (1.82%) Advertising
11 8 (1.46%) Legal
12 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.73%) Back Office
12 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.55%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.55%) Games
14 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Local Government
14 2 (0.36%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 420 (76.50%) Analyst
2 362 (65.94%) Business Analyst
3 54 (9.84%) Data Analyst
4 35 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 27 (4.92%) Developer
5 27 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
6 21 (3.83%) Consultant
7 17 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (3.10%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 14 (2.55%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (2.55%) Financial Business Analyst
9 13 (2.37%) Business Manager
9 13 (2.37%) IT Business Analyst
10 12 (2.19%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 12 (2.19%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (2.00%) Architect
12 10 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (1.82%) Process Analyst
13 9 (1.64%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (1.64%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.10%) XML
2 16 (2.91%) Java EE
3 10 (1.82%) Web Services
4 8 (1.46%) .NET
5 6 (1.09%) Middleware
5 6 (1.09%) HTML
6 4 (0.73%) CSS
7 3 (0.55%) jQuery
8 2 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.36%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.36%) D3.js
8 2 (0.36%) Raphaël
8 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.36%) WCF
8 2 (0.36%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.36%) XSLT
9 1 (0.18%) EJB
9 1 (0.18%) J2EE
9 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 9 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 7 (1.28%) Life Science
6 6 (1.09%) User Experience
6 6 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.09%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.91%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.91%) Social Media
7 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (0.73%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.55%) EPoS
9 3 (0.55%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.36%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.36%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.36%) FMCG
10 2 (0.36%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.55%) UNIX
2 8 (1.46%) Windows
3 6 (1.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 130 (23.68%) Project Management
3 119 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (13.30%) Data Modelling
5 56 (10.20%) Data Analysis
5 56 (10.20%) Waterfall
6 53 (9.65%) Migration
7 49 (8.93%) Use Case
8 47 (8.56%) E-Commerce
9 46 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (6.92%) Scrum
11 37 (6.74%) GAP Analysis
12 36 (6.56%) ETL
13 33 (6.01%) User Stories
14 32 (5.83%) PRINCE2
14 32 (5.83%) UML
15 30 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (5.28%) CRM
17 24 (4.37%) Data Management
18 22 (4.01%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 61 (11.11%) SQL
2 26 (4.74%) Java
3 25 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 8 (1.46%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.09%) C#
7 4 (0.73%) C
8 3 (0.55%) C++
8 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.55%) R
9 2 (0.36%) X++
9 2 (0.36%) PHP
9 2 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.18%) Python
10 1 (0.18%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
10 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 70 (12.75%) ISEB
2 47 (8.56%) Degree
3 20 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.73%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.46%) CBAP
5 8 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.91%) PMP
8 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.36%) ACCA
8 2 (0.36%) CIMA
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.18%) IIBA
9 1 (0.18%) APMP
9 1 (0.18%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.73%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.37%) QA
3 4 (0.73%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) GAAP
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.73%) Control-M
2 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 58 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.20%) Oracle
3 22 (4.01%) SAP
4 9 (1.64%) Business Objects
5 8 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.28%) Cognos
7 6 (1.09%) Informatica
7 6 (1.09%) JD Edwards
8 5 (0.91%) Remedy
9 3 (0.55%) Teradata
9 3 (0.55%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.55%) CODA
9 3 (0.55%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.55%) Twitter
9 3 (0.55%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.36%) Ektron
10 2 (0.36%) Google
10 2 (0.36%) Netezza
10 2 (0.36%) SunGard
10 2 (0.36%) HP
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pesaro Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EMBS- People Transfer
Rate: up to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago