The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 58 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 277 311 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.86% 3.72% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 5.25% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 182 176
Average daily rate £375 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £19.65 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+179.96% -9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.89 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +28.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analysis
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 82 £375 +4.16% 10
Buckinghamshire -12 61 £365 +12.30% 3
Hampshire -36 41 £375 -5.83% 14
Surrey -22 29 £438 +2.94% 26
Oxfordshire +6 19 £330 -22.35% 6
Kent +16 11 £400 +48.14%
West Sussex -10 9 £400 +12.67% 3
East Sussex -17 6 £375 +1.35% 1
Middlesex -4 5 £398 +19.54%
M4 Corridor - 1 £363 -
Thames Valley - 1 - - 2
Sussex - - - - 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 197 (38.93%) Finance
2 111 (21.94%) Project Management
3 79 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (11.86%) Banking
5 58 (11.46%) Telecoms
6 48 (9.49%) ISEB
7 44 (8.70%) Retail
8 41 (8.10%) Microsoft
9 39 (7.71%) Oracle
9 39 (7.71%) CRM
9 39 (7.71%) Migration
10 37 (7.31%) PRINCE2
11 36 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 33 (6.52%) Degree
15 31 (6.13%) Marketing
16 30 (5.93%) Systems Analysis
16 30 (5.93%) SQL
17 29 (5.73%) ITIL
17 29 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
18 28 (5.53%) Change Management
19 26 (5.14%) E-Commerce
19 26 (5.14%) MS Excel
20 25 (4.94%) Automotive
20 25 (4.94%) QA
21 24 (4.74%) Waterfall
21 24 (4.74%) UML
22 23 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
23 22 (4.35%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.19%) SAS
3 6 (1.19%) Documentum
3 6 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Node.js
6 1 (0.20%) Lync
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.35%) MS Office
3 16 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.99%) MS Project
6 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.59%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.20%) Mingle
7 1 (0.20%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.79%) Oracle BRM
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.40%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.20%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.20%) HFM
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.79%) GSM
2 3 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (0.59%) Internet
2 3 (0.59%) MVNO
3 2 (0.40%) HTTP
3 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.40%) SAN
3 2 (0.40%) LAN
3 2 (0.40%) WAN
4 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.20%) 4G
4 1 (0.20%) Broadband
4 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.40%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.40%) DB2
8 2 (0.40%) OLAP
8 2 (0.40%) QlikView
8 2 (0.40%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.38%) Ant
2 6 (1.19%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.19%) JUnit
2 6 (1.19%) CruiseControl
2 6 (1.19%) Subversion
3 5 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.99%) JIRA
4 4 (0.79%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.40%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.20%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.20%) RequisitePro
General
1 197 (38.93%) Finance
2 60 (11.86%) Banking
3 58 (11.46%) Telecoms
4 44 (8.70%) Retail
5 31 (6.13%) Marketing
6 25 (4.94%) Automotive
7 18 (3.56%) Spanish Language
8 15 (2.96%) Advertising
9 14 (2.77%) Italian Language
10 12 (2.37%) French Language
10 12 (2.37%) German Language
11 11 (2.17%) Billing
12 10 (1.98%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.78%) Retail Banking
14 8 (1.58%) Legal
15 5 (0.99%) Publishing
15 5 (0.99%) Games
15 5 (0.99%) Back Office
15 5 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 379 (74.90%) Analyst
2 353 (69.76%) Business Analyst
3 57 (11.26%) Project Manager
4 34 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
4 34 (6.72%) Senior Business Analyst
5 23 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
6 22 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 21 (4.15%) Architect
8 20 (3.95%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 17 (3.36%) Developer
9 17 (3.36%) Consultant
10 16 (3.16%) Agile Business Analyst
10 16 (3.16%) Telecoms Business Analyst
11 14 (2.77%) Lead Business Analyst
11 14 (2.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 13 (2.57%) Business Manager
12 13 (2.57%) Process Analyst
13 12 (2.37%) Business Systems Analyst
13 12 (2.37%) Project Analyst
13 12 (2.37%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.57%) .NET
2 6 (1.19%) Middleware
2 6 (1.19%) XML
2 6 (1.19%) J2EE
2 6 (1.19%) HTML
3 5 (0.99%) WDK
4 2 (0.40%) CGI
4 2 (0.40%) XSLT
4 2 (0.40%) Struts
4 2 (0.40%) Web Services
4 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.40%) Spring
4 2 (0.40%) Mason
5 1 (0.20%) RESTful
5 1 (0.20%) Akka
5 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.20%) HTML5
5 1 (0.20%) jQuery
5 1 (0.20%) WDF
5 1 (0.20%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.15%) Management Information System
2 13 (2.57%) Smart Meter
3 12 (2.37%) Social Media
4 9 (1.78%) NHS
5 7 (1.38%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.38%) Taxonomies
6 6 (1.19%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.99%) Statistics
7 5 (0.99%) EPoS
8 4 (0.79%) FMCG
8 4 (0.79%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.59%) iSeries
9 3 (0.59%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.59%) Kindle
9 3 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.40%) HACMP
10 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.17%) Windows
2 8 (1.58%) UNIX
3 5 (0.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.40%) AIX
4 2 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (21.94%) Project Management
2 79 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (7.71%) CRM
3 39 (7.71%) Migration
4 37 (7.31%) PRINCE2
5 36 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (5.93%) Systems Analysis
9 29 (5.73%) ITIL
10 28 (5.53%) Change Management
11 26 (5.14%) E-Commerce
12 24 (4.74%) Waterfall
12 24 (4.74%) UML
13 23 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
14 22 (4.35%) Use Case
14 22 (4.35%) Scrum
15 21 (4.15%) Data Analysis
16 19 (3.75%) Data Modelling
17 18 (3.56%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.93%) SQL
2 16 (3.16%) Java
3 11 (2.17%) C
4 6 (1.19%) C#
5 4 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.59%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.40%) REXX
7 2 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) Python
8 1 (0.20%) C++
8 1 (0.20%) VB
8 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.20%) SQR
Qualifications
1 48 (9.49%) ISEB
2 33 (6.52%) Degree
3 18 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) CBAP
6 6 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.19%) IIBA
7 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.59%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.59%) PMP
9 3 (0.59%) OCP
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.40%) ACCA
10 2 (0.40%) APMP
10 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.94%) QA
2 6 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.99%) COBIT
4 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) FATCA
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) COREP
6 1 (0.20%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) Data Guard
1 3 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 41 (8.10%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.71%) Oracle
3 16 (3.16%) SAP
4 10 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.78%) IBM
6 8 (1.58%) Cognos
6 8 (1.58%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.58%) Norkom
7 5 (0.99%) Remedy
8 4 (0.79%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.79%) Siebel
8 4 (0.79%) ATG
9 3 (0.59%) Tableau
9 3 (0.59%) hybris
9 3 (0.59%) Teradata
10 2 (0.40%) Cisco
10 2 (0.40%) HP
10 2 (0.40%) KANA
10 2 (0.40%) Cadence
10 2 (0.40%) VMware
Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Valley
Axica Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £230 - £235.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
DP Connect
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Thames Valley
Axica Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £77 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South East, South of England
Axica Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 30+ days ago