The table below looks at the statistics for Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 234 254 239
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 12 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.094% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.12% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Average daily rate £525 £396 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -16.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £381 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
Cost-Benefit 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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis across the South East region.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis across the South East region.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 - 8 £525 -
Hampshire 0 3 £475 +19.88%
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cost-Benefit Analysis
England

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 18 (64.29%) GAP Analysis
1 18 (64.29%) Business Analysis
2 15 (53.57%) Data Analysis
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 13 (46.43%) Asset Management
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Investment Banking
5 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (39.29%) BPR
6 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 10 (35.71%) Change Management
7 7 (25.00%) Eagle PACE
7 7 (25.00%) Vermilion
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) ISO 9000
7 7 (25.00%) SSADM
7 7 (25.00%) DSDM
8 6 (21.43%) ISEB
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (17.86%) User Stories
9 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.86%) Investment Management
9 5 (17.86%) Workflow
10 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.29%) Publishing
10 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.29%) UML
10 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Cost-Benefit 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 Cost-Benefit Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DWDM
1 2 (7.14%) SDH
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) Essbase
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 13 (46.43%) Banking
2 12 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (14.29%) Publishing
4 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.71%) Legal
6 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Analyst
2 21 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Data Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) FpML
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Business Analysis
1 18 (64.29%) GAP Analysis
2 15 (53.57%) Data Analysis
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Asset Management
4 11 (39.29%) BPR
4 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (35.71%) Change Management
5 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 7 (25.00%) DSDM
6 7 (25.00%) SSADM
7 6 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (17.86%) Investment Management
8 5 (17.86%) User Stories
8 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.86%) Workflow
9 4 (14.29%) Data Mapping
9 4 (14.29%) UML
10 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ACCA
3 1 (3.57%) CBAP
3 1 (3.57%) CIMA
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Vermilion
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Splunk
2 3 (10.71%) Tripwire
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle