The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Business Analyst role 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title 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
IT Business Analyst
Rank 232 222 204
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 17 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
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£338 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £294 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £600 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £113.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £113.50 -
% change year-on-year
-76.65% -
IT Business Analyst
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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
8378 7708 7024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.36% 91.51% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4519 4013 3379
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 452 616
Average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Business Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst 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
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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
Surrey +1 7 £369 -7.81%
Berkshire -1 1 £400 -33.33%
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £500 +59.84% 1
Hampshire - 1 £363 -
Middlesex - - - -
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst
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 that cited IT Business Analyst in their job title 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 with IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 20 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 12 (30.00%) ITIL
4 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
5 10 (25.00%) Project Management
6 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.50%) ISEB
8 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (15.00%) PMP
8 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
8 6 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Document Management
8 6 (15.00%) Information Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
9 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.00%) Workflow
10 4 (10.00%) Degree
11 3 (7.50%) Marketing
11 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) Content Management
11 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (5.00%) ERP
12 2 (5.00%) CRM
12 2 (5.00%) Windows

IT Business Analyst
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 that cited IT Business Analyst in their job title 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 with IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) ITIL
3 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Document Management
7 6 (15.00%) Information Architecture
8 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) Workflow
10 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Content Management
11 2 (5.00%) ERP
11 2 (5.00%) CRM
11 2 (5.00%) Service Management
11 2 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) ISEB
2 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (15.00%) PMP
2 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) CIMA
4 1 (2.50%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft