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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 50 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 323 278 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.50% 3.20% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 4.48% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 179 236
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£400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £29.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £29.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £24.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+29.89% -32.63%
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
6780 6205 7123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.42% 71.36% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3796 3467 3403
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 244 320
Average hourly rate £21.50 £31.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.74% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Buckinghamshire +27 74 £375 +11.11% 9
Berkshire +22 71 £425 +28.78% 21
Hampshire -17 46 £431 -9.21% 15
Surrey -16 35 £425 +13.33% 18
Oxfordshire +7 26 £360 +10.76% 6
East Sussex -6 26 £380 - 5
West Sussex -8 20 £388 +9.15% 5
Kent -4 9 £350 -33.33% 5
Middlesex +4 5 £500 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 166 (26.65%) Finance
2 145 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 117 (18.78%) Project Management
5 85 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (10.59%) Telecoms
7 64 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 63 (10.11%) Scrum
8 63 (10.11%) ISEB
9 57 (9.15%) E-Commerce
10 51 (8.19%) Microsoft
11 49 (7.87%) PRINCE2
12 48 (7.70%) Retail
12 48 (7.70%) User Stories
13 45 (7.22%) Use Case
14 44 (7.06%) CRM
15 43 (6.90%) SQL
16 41 (6.58%) Banking
17 40 (6.42%) Oracle
17 40 (6.42%) Marketing
18 37 (5.94%) UML
19 36 (5.78%) Change Management
19 36 (5.78%) Migration
20 35 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
20 35 (5.62%) Degree
21 33 (5.30%) Waterfall
22 32 (5.14%) Security Cleared
22 32 (5.14%) MS Excel
23 28 (4.49%) BDD
24 27 (4.33%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 21 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.25%) CMS
3 9 (1.44%) Documentum
4 6 (0.96%) SAS
5 5 (0.80%) Lync
6 4 (0.64%) Drupal
6 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.16%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.16%) Apache
9 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.16%) WordPress
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.69%) MS Visio
2 23 (3.69%) MS Office
3 15 (2.41%) MS Project
4 8 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 8 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.64%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.64%) Staffware
3 4 (0.64%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.48%) Maximo
5 2 (0.32%) HFM
5 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.32%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.32%) Magento
5 2 (0.32%) SAP MRS
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.28%) Office 365
2 5 (0.80%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.93%) Internet
2 7 (1.12%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (1.12%) Intranet
3 5 (0.80%) VoIP
4 3 (0.48%) MVNO
5 1 (0.16%) WAN
5 1 (0.16%) 3G
5 1 (0.16%) LTE
5 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.09%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.12%) PowerCenter
3 7 (1.12%) QlikView
3 7 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.96%) DB2
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (0.48%) MS Access
7 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.32%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.32%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (1.77%) JIRA
2 9 (1.44%) Ant
2 9 (1.44%) JUnit
2 9 (1.44%) Eclipse
2 9 (1.44%) CruiseControl
2 9 (1.44%) Subversion
3 3 (0.48%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.32%) Toad
4 2 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.16%) ERwin
5 1 (0.16%) Lombardi
General
1 166 (26.65%) Finance
2 66 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 48 (7.70%) Retail
4 41 (6.58%) Banking
5 40 (6.42%) Marketing
6 16 (2.57%) Automotive
7 14 (2.25%) Advertising
8 13 (2.09%) Local Government
8 13 (2.09%) Billing
9 12 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.77%) Publishing
10 11 (1.77%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.28%) French Language
11 8 (1.28%) Legal
12 7 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.48%) Back Office
14 3 (0.48%) Electronics
14 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 498 (79.94%) Analyst
2 464 (74.48%) Business Analyst
3 48 (7.70%) Project Manager
4 45 (7.22%) Agile Business Analyst
5 32 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
6 31 (4.98%) Senior Business Analyst
7 23 (3.69%) Developer
8 21 (3.37%) Architect
9 19 (3.05%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 18 (2.89%) Consultant
11 17 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (2.41%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 14 (2.25%) Data Analyst
13 14 (2.25%) Project Analyst
14 13 (2.09%) Financial Business Analyst
14 13 (2.09%) Lead Business Analyst
15 12 (1.93%) Technical Business Analyst
15 12 (1.93%) Technical Analyst
16 11 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (1.77%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.77%) J2EE
2 9 (1.44%) WDK
2 9 (1.44%) .NET
3 7 (1.12%) HTML
4 5 (0.80%) Visualforce
5 4 (0.64%) Web Services
6 3 (0.48%) Mason
7 2 (0.32%) Java EE
7 2 (0.32%) MDX
7 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.32%) CSS
7 2 (0.32%) Spring
7 2 (0.32%) Middleware
8 1 (0.16%) LAMP
8 1 (0.16%) WinForms
8 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.16%) SOAP
8 1 (0.16%) XML
8 1 (0.16%) XHTML
8 1 (0.16%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 85 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.73%) NHS
3 17 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.25%) User Experience
5 11 (1.77%) Smart Meter
6 9 (1.44%) Taxonomies
7 7 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.96%) FMCG
9 5 (0.80%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.80%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.64%) EPoS
11 3 (0.48%) PMI
11 3 (0.48%) DTV
11 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.48%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.48%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.48%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.48%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.93%) Windows
2 11 (1.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.64%) UNIX
4 1 (0.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 117 (18.78%) Project Management
4 64 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 63 (10.11%) Scrum
6 57 (9.15%) E-Commerce
7 49 (7.87%) PRINCE2
8 48 (7.70%) User Stories
9 45 (7.22%) Use Case
10 44 (7.06%) CRM
11 37 (5.94%) UML
12 36 (5.78%) Change Management
12 36 (5.78%) Migration
13 35 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (5.30%) Waterfall
15 28 (4.49%) BDD
16 26 (4.17%) Web Development
17 23 (3.69%) ITIL
17 23 (3.69%) Requirements Management
18 22 (3.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (6.90%) SQL
2 25 (4.01%) Java
3 13 (2.09%) C
4 5 (0.80%) C#
4 5 (0.80%) VBA
4 5 (0.80%) Apex Code
5 4 (0.64%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.32%) PHP
7 2 (0.32%) ABAP
8 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (10.11%) ISEB
2 35 (5.62%) Degree
3 32 (5.14%) Security Cleared
4 25 (4.01%) SC Cleared
5 19 (3.05%) CBAP
6 11 (1.77%) IIBA
7 8 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.96%) PMP
9 6 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.32%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.32%) CCA
11 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.16%) ACCA
12 1 (0.16%) CISM
12 1 (0.16%) MBA
12 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.25%) QA
2 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Control-M
2 1 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.42%) Oracle
3 27 (4.33%) SAP
4 16 (2.57%) Business Objects
5 15 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.93%) IBM
7 9 (1.44%) Teradata
8 7 (1.12%) Remedy
9 5 (0.80%) Capita
9 5 (0.80%) Informatica
10 4 (0.64%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.64%) Lagan
10 4 (0.64%) Tableau
11 3 (0.48%) hybris
11 3 (0.48%) Primavera
11 3 (0.48%) ATG
11 3 (0.48%) HP
11 3 (0.48%) Siebel
12 2 (0.32%) Cognos
12 2 (0.32%) PeopleSoft
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