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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 61 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 255 241 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.78% 2.86% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 3.97% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 153 136
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
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
6866 6076 5403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.87% 72.14% 70.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3791 3186 2665
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 256 335
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.50 £44.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 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 29 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Surrey +11 51 £408 -14.21% 14
Berkshire -16 47 £400 -4.19% 20
Buckinghamshire -22 39 £360 +6.66% 8
Oxfordshire +10 37 £450 +38.46% 12
West Sussex +8 31 £425 - 6
Hampshire -32 21 £400 -7.24% 16
Kent -6 10 £413 +13.79% 4
East Sussex -12 10 £425 - 3
Middlesex +4 5 £388 +3.33% 1
Home Counties - 1 £413 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 201 (34.60%) Finance
2 142 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 126 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (20.31%) Project Management
5 83 (14.29%) ISEB
6 78 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (11.70%) Retail
8 56 (9.64%) PRINCE2
8 56 (9.64%) E-Commerce
9 54 (9.29%) Data Modelling
10 53 (9.12%) Telecoms
11 52 (8.95%) MS Excel
12 49 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
12 49 (8.43%) Scrum
12 49 (8.43%) Banking
12 49 (8.43%) Waterfall
13 47 (8.09%) Migration
14 44 (7.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 43 (7.40%) User Stories
15 43 (7.40%) Microsoft
16 42 (7.23%) MS Visio
16 42 (7.23%) Use Case
17 41 (7.06%) SQL
18 38 (6.54%) Oracle
19 36 (6.20%) Degree
20 34 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
20 34 (5.85%) Change Management
21 32 (5.51%) ITIL
21 32 (5.51%) UML
21 32 (5.51%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 24 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (1.55%) Documentum
4 7 (1.20%) SAS
5 6 (1.03%) CMS
5 6 (1.03%) Lync
6 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.34%) Moodle
7 2 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 52 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.23%) MS Visio
3 32 (5.51%) MS Office
4 16 (2.75%) MS Project
4 16 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Agresso
2 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.52%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.52%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.52%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.34%) Magento
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.17%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.55%) SaaS
2 8 (1.38%) Office 365
3 5 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.69%) Force.com
5 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.58%) Intranet
2 9 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (0.86%) WAN
4 4 (0.69%) Internet
5 3 (0.52%) LAN
6 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.34%) MVNO
7 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (1.55%) PowerCenter
5 8 (1.38%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.03%) QlikView
8 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.86%) Essbase
8 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.69%) MS Access
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.69%) Data Mart
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.52%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.72%) JIRA
2 9 (1.55%) CruiseControl
2 9 (1.55%) Subversion
2 9 (1.55%) Eclipse
2 9 (1.55%) Ant
2 9 (1.55%) JUnit
3 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.52%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.34%) Toad
4 2 (0.34%) MorphX
4 2 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.34%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 201 (34.60%) Finance
2 68 (11.70%) Retail
3 53 (9.12%) Telecoms
4 49 (8.43%) Banking
5 27 (4.65%) Publishing
6 20 (3.44%) Marketing
7 19 (3.27%) Automotive
8 13 (2.24%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.07%) Advertising
10 10 (1.72%) Legal
11 9 (1.55%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.38%) Billing
13 7 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (1.03%) German Language
15 5 (0.86%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.86%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.69%) Local Government
16 4 (0.69%) French Language
17 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 453 (77.97%) Analyst
2 421 (72.46%) Business Analyst
3 43 (7.40%) Project Manager
4 42 (7.23%) Agile Business Analyst
5 31 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
6 29 (4.99%) Senior Business Analyst
7 28 (4.82%) Developer
8 24 (4.13%) Financial Business Analyst
8 24 (4.13%) Data Analyst
9 21 (3.61%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 20 (3.44%) IT Business Analyst
11 19 (3.27%) Business Manager
11 19 (3.27%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (3.10%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 17 (2.93%) Telecoms Business Analyst
13 17 (2.93%) Architect
14 16 (2.75%) Consultant
15 15 (2.58%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
15 15 (2.58%) Systems Analyst
16 14 (2.41%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.24%) .NET
2 9 (1.55%) WDK
3 6 (1.03%) Web Services
3 6 (1.03%) XML
3 6 (1.03%) Visualforce
4 5 (0.86%) Mason
5 3 (0.52%) MDX
6 2 (0.34%) HTML
6 2 (0.34%) WinForms
6 2 (0.34%) D3.js
6 2 (0.34%) Raphaël
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.17%) Java EE
7 1 (0.17%) Spring
7 1 (0.17%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.17%) Middleware
7 1 (0.17%) J2EE
7 1 (0.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 10 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.55%) Taxonomies
6 8 (1.38%) User Experience
7 6 (1.03%) PMI
7 6 (1.03%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.86%) Learning Management System
8 5 (0.86%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.69%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.69%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.52%) Kindle
10 3 (0.52%) FMCG
10 3 (0.52%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.52%) Life Science
10 3 (0.52%) EPoS
10 3 (0.52%) NHS
11 2 (0.34%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.41%) Windows
2 10 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.69%) UNIX
4 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 126 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (20.31%) Project Management
4 56 (9.64%) PRINCE2
4 56 (9.64%) E-Commerce
5 54 (9.29%) Data Modelling
6 49 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (8.43%) Scrum
6 49 (8.43%) Waterfall
7 47 (8.09%) Migration
8 44 (7.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (7.40%) User Stories
10 42 (7.23%) Use Case
11 34 (5.85%) Change Management
12 32 (5.51%) ITIL
12 32 (5.51%) UML
13 30 (5.16%) CRM
14 25 (4.30%) GAP Analysis
14 25 (4.30%) ETL
15 24 (4.13%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.06%) SQL
2 21 (3.61%) Java
3 8 (1.38%) C
4 7 (1.20%) VBA
5 6 (1.03%) C#
5 6 (1.03%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.03%) Apex Code
6 4 (0.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.34%) ABAP
7 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.34%) X++
7 2 (0.34%) R
8 1 (0.17%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (14.29%) ISEB
2 36 (6.20%) Degree
3 27 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.24%) CBAP
6 11 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.38%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.69%) IIBA
11 3 (0.52%) PMP
11 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.17%) APMP
13 1 (0.17%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.17%) MBA
13 1 (0.17%) CCIE
13 1 (0.17%) CCNP
13 1 (0.17%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.10%) QA
2 9 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.69%) COREP
3 4 (0.69%) FINREP
4 3 (0.52%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.54%) Oracle
3 23 (3.96%) SAP
4 9 (1.55%) Business Objects
5 8 (1.38%) Informatica
6 7 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.20%) Cognos
7 3 (0.52%) hybris
7 3 (0.52%) Lagan
7 3 (0.52%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.52%) IBM
7 3 (0.52%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.52%) Remedy
8 2 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.34%) Siebel
8 2 (0.34%) Baan
8 2 (0.34%) SunGard
8 2 (0.34%) ATG
8 2 (0.34%) Capita
8 2 (0.34%) Endeca
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Blue Personnel
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Crawley
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 15 days ago