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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 57 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 297 265 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.97% 2.80% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.89% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 177 174
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 £19.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% +179.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £31.70
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +19.10%
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
7510 6809 6094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.02% 71.99% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3803 3178
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 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 261 265
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Oxfordshire +13 64 £415 +25.75% 7
Berkshire -16 64 £388 +3.33% 27
Hampshire +6 59 £425 +9.67% 17
Buckinghamshire -10 43 £375 +5.63% 8
Surrey +13 39 £450 +7.14% 12
East Sussex -2 13 £400 +6.66% 3
West Sussex -19 9 £400 - 1
Kent -10 3 £295 -28.48% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 184 (33.39%) Finance
2 139 (25.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 128 (23.23%) Project Management
4 125 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (15.25%) ISEB
6 74 (13.43%) Data Modelling
7 71 (12.89%) Telecoms
8 60 (10.89%) Waterfall
9 59 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 57 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (9.98%) MS Excel
12 52 (9.44%) Use Case
13 50 (9.07%) Microsoft
14 49 (8.89%) Retail
15 48 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (8.53%) MS Visio
17 46 (8.35%) Degree
18 44 (7.99%) Data Analysis
19 43 (7.80%) Scrum
20 42 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
21 41 (7.44%) SQL
21 41 (7.44%) Migration
22 40 (7.26%) Banking
23 39 (7.08%) UML
23 39 (7.08%) ETL
23 39 (7.08%) User Stories
24 38 (6.90%) PRINCE2
25 35 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
26 34 (6.17%) Oracle
27 32 (5.81%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.09%) SharePoint
1 17 (3.09%) CMS
2 10 (1.81%) SAS
3 6 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.36%) Moodle
4 2 (0.36%) Confluence
4 2 (0.36%) Drupal
4 2 (0.36%) Smallworld
4 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.18%) JBoss
5 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Lync
5 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 55 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 47 (8.53%) MS Visio
3 26 (4.72%) MS Office
4 21 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (3.27%) MS Project
6 6 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.54%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.36%) Magento
4 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) HFM
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.45%) SaaS
2 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.36%) Force.com
3 2 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.63%) Intranet
2 8 (1.45%) Internet
2 8 (1.45%) WAN
3 7 (1.27%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (0.91%) VoIP
5 4 (0.73%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.54%) LAN
7 2 (0.36%) Firewall
7 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.18%) IPv4
8 1 (0.18%) IPv6
8 1 (0.18%) ATM
8 1 (0.18%) Broadband
8 1 (0.18%) MGCP
8 1 (0.18%) RTP
8 1 (0.18%) SS7
8 1 (0.18%) Megaco
8 1 (0.18%) 2G
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.18%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.63%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (2.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.45%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.91%) PowerCenter
7 5 (0.91%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.54%) Essbase
8 3 (0.54%) QlikView
8 3 (0.54%) Base SAS
8 3 (0.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.36%) MS Access
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (1.45%) JIRA
2 6 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.91%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.54%) ERwin
5 2 (0.36%) MorphX
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 184 (33.39%) Finance
2 71 (12.89%) Telecoms
3 49 (8.89%) Retail
4 40 (7.26%) Banking
5 25 (4.54%) Publishing
6 15 (2.72%) Marketing
7 13 (2.36%) Automotive
7 13 (2.36%) Advertising
8 12 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.81%) Billing
10 9 (1.63%) Legal
11 8 (1.45%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.09%) German Language
13 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.73%) Back Office
14 3 (0.54%) Games
14 3 (0.54%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.54%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 438 (79.49%) Analyst
2 384 (69.69%) Business Analyst
3 49 (8.89%) Data Analyst
4 39 (7.08%) Project Manager
5 30 (5.44%) Agile Business Analyst
6 26 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
8 22 (3.99%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 20 (3.63%) Developer
10 18 (3.27%) Consultant
11 17 (3.09%) Financial Business Analyst
12 15 (2.72%) Business Manager
12 15 (2.72%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 13 (2.36%) IT Business Analyst
14 12 (2.18%) Lead Business Analyst
14 12 (2.18%) Technical Analyst
15 10 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 10 (1.81%) OBIEE Developer
15 10 (1.81%) Systems Analyst
16 9 (1.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.54%) Java EE
2 11 (2.00%) .NET
3 10 (1.81%) Web Services
4 8 (1.45%) XML
5 4 (0.73%) Middleware
6 3 (0.54%) HTML
6 3 (0.54%) Visualforce
6 3 (0.54%) Mason
7 2 (0.36%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.36%) Raphaël
7 2 (0.36%) D3.js
7 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.36%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.36%) jQuery
7 2 (0.36%) WCF
7 2 (0.36%) CSS
7 2 (0.36%) XSLT
8 1 (0.18%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.72%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.63%) Mobile App
3 9 (1.63%) User Experience
4 7 (1.27%) Life Science
5 6 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 5 (0.91%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.91%) Social Media
6 5 (0.91%) Visualisation
6 5 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (0.73%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.54%) EPoS
8 3 (0.54%) PMI
8 3 (0.54%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.54%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.36%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.36%) iPad
9 2 (0.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.27%) UNIX
1 7 (1.27%) Windows
2 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (25.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 128 (23.23%) Project Management
3 125 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (13.43%) Data Modelling
5 60 (10.89%) Waterfall
6 59 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 52 (9.44%) Use Case
8 48 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (7.99%) Data Analysis
10 43 (7.80%) Scrum
11 41 (7.44%) Migration
12 39 (7.08%) UML
12 39 (7.08%) ETL
12 39 (7.08%) User Stories
13 38 (6.90%) PRINCE2
14 35 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
15 32 (5.81%) CRM
15 32 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (4.36%) ITIL
17 23 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.44%) SQL
2 26 (4.72%) Java
3 15 (2.72%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.09%) C#
5 5 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (0.54%) R
6 3 (0.54%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.36%) X++
7 2 (0.36%) ABAP
7 2 (0.36%) C
7 2 (0.36%) C++
8 1 (0.18%) Python
8 1 (0.18%) VB
8 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (15.25%) ISEB
2 46 (8.35%) Degree
3 18 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.45%) CBAP
7 7 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.73%) PMP
9 2 (0.36%) IIBA
9 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CCIE
10 1 (0.18%) CCNP
10 1 (0.18%) CCNA
10 1 (0.18%) ACCA
10 1 (0.18%) CCA
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CIMA
10 1 (0.18%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.18%) QA
3 4 (0.73%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.18%) GAAP
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) COREP
5 1 (0.18%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) 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 50 (9.07%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.17%) Oracle
3 24 (4.36%) SAP
4 10 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.27%) Cognos
5 7 (1.27%) Informatica
6 6 (1.09%) JD Edwards
6 6 (1.09%) Remedy
6 6 (1.09%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.73%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.54%) Twitter
8 3 (0.54%) hybris
9 2 (0.36%) Ektron
9 2 (0.36%) Demandware
9 2 (0.36%) Google
9 2 (0.36%) Netezza
9 2 (0.36%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.36%) Teradata
9 2 (0.36%) ATG
9 2 (0.36%) SunGard
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