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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 51 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 316 278 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.54% 2.95% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 3.71% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 171 206
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £55.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 - £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 - £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £44.22 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-31.58% +45.80%
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
7189 7489 6961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.56% 79.47% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4385 4352 3850
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 245 263
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.59% -20.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 78 £420 +5.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +20 70 £400 +6.66% 6
Hampshire +6 51 £450 +12.50% 3
West Sussex +3 35 £400 - 5
Surrey -5 28 £400 - 7
Oxfordshire -8 21 £350 -2.77% 2
Middlesex +2 12 £396 +27.74% 1
East Sussex +6 8 £463 +2.77% 2
Kent +10 6 £325 - 3
Sussex +1 2 £350 -
Home Counties +2 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 162 (27.05%) Finance
2 135 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (19.03%) Project Management
4 113 (18.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (15.03%) Oracle
6 89 (14.86%) SQL
7 84 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
8 78 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (11.85%) Banking
10 52 (8.68%) Change Management
11 50 (8.35%) User Stories
12 47 (7.85%) SAP
13 46 (7.68%) PL/SQL
13 46 (7.68%) Migration
14 44 (7.35%) Waterfall
15 42 (7.01%) PRINCE2
15 42 (7.01%) Retail
16 40 (6.68%) Telecoms
16 40 (6.68%) SDLC
17 38 (6.34%) Scrum
18 37 (6.18%) Data Analysis
18 37 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 37 (6.18%) Oracle Database
19 35 (5.84%) Degree
19 35 (5.84%) Unix
19 35 (5.84%) ITIL
20 34 (5.68%) MS Visio
21 33 (5.51%) XML
21 33 (5.51%) Microsoft
21 33 (5.51%) ISEB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.50%) CMS
3 8 (1.34%) Confluence
3 8 (1.34%) SAS
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (5.68%) MS Visio
2 30 (5.01%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.34%) MS Office
4 11 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.83%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (0.83%) HFM
4 4 (0.67%) Maximo
4 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.50%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (0.50%) Remedy AR System
5 3 (0.50%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.50%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.83%) Office 365
2 3 (0.50%) OneDrive
2 3 (0.50%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) IaaS
3 2 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.17%) Trello
4 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.50%) Wireless
2 2 (0.33%) Skype
3 1 (0.17%) ATM
3 1 (0.17%) FTP
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) Intranet
3 1 (0.17%) LAN
3 1 (0.17%) NAS
3 1 (0.17%) Network Security
3 1 (0.17%) SAN
3 1 (0.17%) SMS
3 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.18%) Oracle Database
2 28 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 28 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (3.84%) BusinessObjects
5 17 (2.84%) Big Data
5 17 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (2.50%) QlikView
7 12 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (1.34%) PowerCenter
10 7 (1.17%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.83%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.83%) Spotfire
12 4 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (0.67%) DB2
12 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.67%) Power BI
12 4 (0.67%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 29 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (3.17%) JIRA
3 6 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.17%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.17%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.17%) Zephyr
General
1 162 (27.05%) Finance
2 71 (11.85%) Banking
3 42 (7.01%) Retail
4 40 (6.68%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.01%) Marketing
6 12 (2.00%) Automotive
6 12 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.84%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.34%) Billing
8 8 (1.34%) Legal
9 5 (0.83%) Publishing
9 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.83%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.67%) Front Office
10 4 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.50%) Electronics
11 3 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 408 (68.11%) Analyst
2 339 (56.59%) Business Analyst
3 58 (9.68%) Developer
4 54 (9.02%) Business Systems Analyst
5 50 (8.35%) Project Manager
6 39 (6.51%) Oracle Developer
7 38 (6.34%) Systems Analyst
8 37 (6.18%) Financial Analyst
9 31 (5.18%) Finance Business Analyst
10 30 (5.01%) SQL Developer
11 29 (4.84%) Service Analyst
12 26 (4.34%) Oracle Forms Developer
13 25 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 24 (4.01%) Data Business Analyst
15 23 (3.84%) Financial Business Analyst
16 22 (3.67%) Consultant
16 22 (3.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 22 (3.67%) IT Analyst
17 21 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
18 20 (3.34%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.51%) XML
2 14 (2.34%) HTML
2 14 (2.34%) Web Services
3 11 (1.84%) AngularJS
4 10 (1.67%) HTML5
4 10 (1.67%) XHTML
5 6 (1.00%) .NET
6 5 (0.83%) Gherkin
7 4 (0.67%) Middleware
8 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.33%) CSS
9 2 (0.33%) SOAP
9 2 (0.33%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.17%) Java EE
10 1 (0.17%) jQuery
10 1 (0.17%) JSP
10 1 (0.17%) REST
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.67%) User Experience
4 15 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 11 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.17%) CMDB
8 6 (1.00%) Life Science
8 6 (1.00%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.83%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.83%) Reference Data
9 5 (0.83%) Statistics
10 4 (0.67%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (0.67%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.50%) FMCG
11 3 (0.50%) Wiki
12 2 (0.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.84%) Unix
2 15 (2.50%) Windows
3 5 (0.83%) Linux
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.17%) Android
5 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (19.03%) Project Management
3 113 (18.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 84 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (8.68%) Change Management
6 50 (8.35%) User Stories
7 46 (7.68%) Migration
8 44 (7.35%) Waterfall
9 42 (7.01%) PRINCE2
10 40 (6.68%) SDLC
11 38 (6.34%) Scrum
12 37 (6.18%) Data Analysis
12 37 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (5.84%) ITIL
14 29 (4.84%) Business Process Mapping
14 29 (4.84%) CRM
15 27 (4.51%) Business Development
16 26 (4.34%) Asset Management
16 26 (4.34%) System Testing
17 24 (4.01%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 89 (14.86%) SQL
2 46 (7.68%) PL/SQL
3 29 (4.84%) Shell Script
4 21 (3.51%) Java
5 17 (2.84%) C#
6 14 (2.34%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.67%) VB
8 6 (1.00%) VBA
9 4 (0.67%) C
10 2 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.17%) ABAP
11 1 (0.17%) C++
11 1 (0.17%) COBOL
11 1 (0.17%) JCL
11 1 (0.17%) PHP
11 1 (0.17%) Ruby
11 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (5.84%) Degree
2 33 (5.51%) ISEB
3 21 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.50%) ACCA
5 9 (1.50%) CIMA
6 7 (1.17%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.83%) IIBA
8 5 (0.83%) PMP
8 5 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.67%) CBAP
9 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.33%) MCSD
11 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.00%) QA
2 9 (1.50%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.17%) SLA
4 5 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.50%) COBIT
5 3 (0.50%) FATCA
5 3 (0.50%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.50%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.50%) Control-M
2 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (15.03%) Oracle
2 47 (7.85%) SAP
3 33 (5.51%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.00%) Hyperion
6 11 (1.84%) ServiceNow
7 9 (1.50%) Cognos
8 8 (1.34%) Informatica
8 8 (1.34%) Tableau
9 7 (1.17%) Remedy
10 6 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (0.83%) Anaplan
11 5 (0.83%) IBM
11 5 (0.83%) Pega
11 5 (0.83%) Teradata
11 5 (0.83%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.67%) Infor
13 3 (0.50%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.50%) BMC
13 3 (0.50%) Talend
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