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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 63 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 274 308 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.86% 3.35% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 4.51% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 201 148
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£400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £487 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £55.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% +53.75%
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
7409 6824 6054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.38% 74.30% 71.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4437 3744 3216
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 252 278
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.75 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Hampshire +20 53 £400 -4.76% 9
Berkshire -14 52 £400 +6.66% 17
Buckinghamshire -10 47 £375 +7.14% 5
Oxfordshire -6 39 £368 +2.08% 6
Surrey -17 29 £400 -3.03% 10
East Sussex -5 13 £438 +36.71% 1
West Sussex -16 12 £375 -9.09% 8
Middlesex +4 5 £313 -28.97%
Kent -6 3 £215 -38.57% 4
Sussex -1 2 - -
Home Counties +4 1 £425 -
Thames Valley 0 1 £480 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £220 - 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £550 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 144 (25.40%) Finance
2 127 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (22.22%) Project Management
4 123 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (13.05%) Telecoms
6 70 (12.35%) SQL
7 69 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
8 58 (10.23%) ISEB
9 53 (9.35%) Data Modelling
9 53 (9.35%) Data Analysis
10 52 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
11 51 (8.99%) MS Excel
12 50 (8.82%) Microsoft
13 48 (8.47%) Migration
13 48 (8.47%) Degree
14 47 (8.29%) Waterfall
14 47 (8.29%) Oracle
15 45 (7.94%) Use Case
16 42 (7.41%) Scrum
16 42 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
16 42 (7.41%) User Stories
17 41 (7.23%) E-Commerce
18 34 (6.00%) PL/SQL
19 33 (5.82%) CRM
20 32 (5.64%) PRINCE2
21 31 (5.47%) Banking
21 31 (5.47%) GAP Analysis
21 31 (5.47%) Management Information System
22 29 (5.11%) ETL
22 29 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.00%) CMS
2 9 (1.59%) SAS
3 8 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.53%) Smallworld
4 3 (0.53%) Moodle
5 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.35%) IIS
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.18%) JBoss
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.18%) Confluence
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Lync
6 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 51 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.06%) MS Office
3 22 (3.88%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.35%) Optimost
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) HFM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.18%) Unica
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.41%) SaaS
2 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.94%) Internet
2 9 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (0.88%) VoIP
3 5 (0.88%) WAN
4 4 (0.71%) Intranet
5 3 (0.53%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.53%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) LDAP
6 2 (0.35%) ATM
6 2 (0.35%) 4G
6 2 (0.35%) LTE
6 2 (0.35%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.18%) MVNO
7 1 (0.18%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.18%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (0.18%) LAN
7 1 (0.18%) SDH
7 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 19 (3.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 19 (3.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 12 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.41%) QlikView
8 8 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.88%) DB2
11 5 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.88%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.88%) MS Access
11 5 (0.88%) Big Data
12 4 (0.71%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 14 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (1.94%) JIRA
3 5 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.53%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.35%) ERwin
6 1 (0.18%) Subversion
6 1 (0.18%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.18%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 144 (25.40%) Finance
2 74 (13.05%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.47%) Banking
4 28 (4.94%) Retail
5 20 (3.53%) Publishing
6 19 (3.35%) Marketing
7 13 (2.29%) Billing
8 10 (1.76%) Automotive
8 10 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.59%) Legal
10 6 (1.06%) Back Office
11 5 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.71%) Advertising
13 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.53%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.35%) Norwegian Language
14 2 (0.35%) Danish Language
14 2 (0.35%) Swedish Language
14 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 447 (78.84%) Analyst
2 381 (67.20%) Business Analyst
3 44 (7.76%) Data Analyst
4 37 (6.53%) Developer
5 32 (5.64%) Agile Business Analyst
6 27 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 24 (4.23%) Consultant
8 19 (3.35%) Oracle Developer
8 19 (3.35%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 18 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (2.65%) Senior Business Analyst
11 14 (2.47%) Financial Business Analyst
12 13 (2.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 13 (2.29%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (2.29%) Process Analyst
13 12 (2.12%) Business Process Analyst
13 12 (2.12%) OBIEE Developer
14 11 (1.94%) Architect
15 10 (1.76%) Lead Business Analyst
15 10 (1.76%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.53%) XML
2 19 (3.35%) Java EE
3 8 (1.41%) Web Services
3 8 (1.41%) HTML
3 8 (1.41%) Middleware
4 5 (0.88%) CSS
5 4 (0.71%) .NET
5 4 (0.71%) jQuery
6 3 (0.53%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.35%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.35%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.35%) WCF
7 2 (0.35%) XSLT
7 2 (0.35%) SAML
8 1 (0.18%) J2EE
8 1 (0.18%) EJB
8 1 (0.18%) Zend Framework
8 1 (0.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.47%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.76%) Visualisation
4 9 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.41%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.23%) Social Media
6 7 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.06%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.06%) User Experience
8 5 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (0.88%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.71%) FMCG
9 4 (0.71%) Life Science
10 3 (0.53%) GIS
10 3 (0.53%) NHS
10 3 (0.53%) New Media
10 3 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.53%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.35%) UNIX
2 10 (1.76%) Windows
3 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.18%) Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (22.22%) Project Management
3 123 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (9.35%) Data Analysis
4 53 (9.35%) Data Modelling
5 52 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (8.47%) Migration
7 47 (8.29%) Waterfall
8 45 (7.94%) Use Case
9 42 (7.41%) User Stories
9 42 (7.41%) Scrum
10 41 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 33 (5.82%) CRM
12 32 (5.64%) PRINCE2
13 31 (5.47%) GAP Analysis
14 29 (5.11%) ETL
14 29 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (4.23%) UML
15 24 (4.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (12.35%) SQL
2 34 (6.00%) PL/SQL
3 24 (4.23%) Java
4 14 (2.47%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.88%) C#
7 4 (0.71%) C
8 3 (0.53%) C++
8 3 (0.53%) PHP
8 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.18%) R
10 1 (0.18%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
10 1 (0.18%) Python
10 1 (0.18%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 58 (10.23%) ISEB
2 48 (8.47%) Degree
3 20 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.06%) PMP
6 6 (1.06%) CBAP
7 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.35%) IIBA
8 2 (0.35%) ACCA
8 2 (0.35%) CIMA
8 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.18%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.76%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.23%) QA
3 3 (0.53%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) GAAP
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) Control-M
1 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 50 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.29%) Oracle
3 18 (3.17%) SAP
4 12 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.41%) Cognos
6 6 (1.06%) Informatica
6 6 (1.06%) Remedy
7 4 (0.71%) Teradata
7 4 (0.71%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.53%) Siebel
8 3 (0.53%) Adobe
8 3 (0.53%) Ab Initio
8 3 (0.53%) Twitter
8 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.53%) CODA
9 2 (0.35%) Ektron
9 2 (0.35%) VMware
9 2 (0.35%) Omniture
9 2 (0.35%) Google
9 2 (0.35%) Netezza
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isle of Wight
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Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ryde, Isle of Wight
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Rate: £300 - 350 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
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Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - 600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Fusion Experience
Rate: £263 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Rate: £450 per day
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Berkshire
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