The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 236 255 230
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 19 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 18
Median daily rate £394 £358 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £418 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £34.00
IT Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7858 9402 8618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.73% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5659 4754
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 440 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title.

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the South East region.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IT Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the South East region.

IT Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IT Business Analyst
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 IT Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +9 5 £388 +10.71% 1
Hampshire +15 3 £425 +6.25% 1
West Sussex +3 3 £344 -19.11%
Oxfordshire -9 3 £425 +30.76%
East Sussex - 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +23 1 £375 +2.73%
Surrey +3 1 - -
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.50%) Use Case
5 5 (10.42%) Finance
5 5 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (10.42%) User Stories
6 4 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.33%) Retail
6 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Banking
7 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) UML
7 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
7 3 (6.25%) BPR
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) User Experience
8 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (4.17%) Demand Management
8 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
8 2 (4.17%) Change Management

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) BGP
1 1 (2.08%) MPLS
1 1 (2.08%) Multicast
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
1 1 (2.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) TestRail
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Middleware
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) FpML
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) EPoS
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.08%) Life Science
2 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) PMI
2 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.50%) Use Case
5 5 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (10.42%) User Stories
6 4 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
7 3 (6.25%) BPR
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.25%) UML
8 2 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (4.17%) Kanban
8 2 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) CBAP
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) GAMP
2 1 (2.08%) GxP
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) IBM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) HP
2 1 (2.08%) Huawei
2 1 (2.08%) Juniper
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Rally