The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 222 231 242
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 28 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.072% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.078% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 3
Average daily rate £425 £456 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +14.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst across the South East region.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst across the South East region.

Lead Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +14 11 £475 - 3
Surrey -10 1 £400 -17.94% 1
Kent - 1 - -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (31.43%) User Stories
4 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
5 10 (28.57%) CRM
6 9 (25.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (22.86%) Use Case
7 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
8 7 (20.00%) UML
9 6 (17.14%) BPR
9 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.43%) Validation
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
10 4 (11.43%) ISEB
11 3 (8.57%) Automotive
11 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.57%) MS Office
12 2 (5.71%) Workflow
12 2 (5.71%) Retail
12 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
12 2 (5.71%) Java
12 2 (5.71%) .NET
12 2 (5.71%) MS Project
12 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
12 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.71%) EPoS
13 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Automotive
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Billing
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) User Stories
3 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
4 10 (28.57%) CRM
5 8 (22.86%) Use Case
6 7 (20.00%) UML
7 6 (17.14%) BPR
7 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Validation
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Workflow
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.86%) OO
10 1 (2.86%) ITIL
10 1 (2.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.86%) Murex
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle